US – Viet Nam's top trade partner
The US has become Viet Nam's leading trade and investment partner, which has been reflected through impressive trade values between the two countries over recent years.
Indian group eyes Viet Nam as future market
Seven companies from Indian group Tata Sons plan to focus on Viet Nam and Myanmar as key markets, reported The Economic Times and International Business Times.
SMEs can borrow investment capital for supporting industries
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can borrow up to 70 per cent of the capital they need for investing in supporting industries prioritised by the government from February 22.
Over 53,000 people go through Noi Bai int'l airport during four Tet days
Terminal T2 for international flights at Ha Noi's Noi Bai airport served more than 53,000 passengers from February 7-10 (the 29 th day of the last lunar month of the Year of Goat to the third day of the first lunar month of the Year of Monkey).
Vinaseed reports higher revenue in 2015
The Viet Nam National Seed Joint Stock Company or Vinaseed (NSC) has announced a revenue of VND1.25 trillion (US$55.8 million) and after-tax profit of VND157 billion ($7 million) in 2015.
Domestic retailers urged for better links
Domestic enterprises in the retail industry should strengthen their connections to take better advantages of resources and increase their competitiveness over foreign investors, Chairman of the Hanoi Supermarket Association Pham Vinh Phu said.
Cam Pha port handles over 33,000 tonnes of coal on first New Year day
Cam Pha port and logistics company, an affiliate of the Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin), in the northern province of Quang Ninh loaded 33,000 tonnes of coal for two ships on February 8, the first day of the Year of the Monkey.
Mid-term public investment need estimated at almost $495m
The Ministry of Construction has completed its mid-term public investment for 2016-2020 under the Law on Public Investment to submit to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
CBRE: Hai Phong remains gateway to world
Hai Phong has the potential to become a major hub in Viet Nam, connecting regional and global logistics networks in the future, said CBRE Viet Nam Co Ltd.
Singaporean bank branch to increase charter capital
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has allowed the Ho Chi Minh City branch of the Development Bank of Singapore Limited (DBS Bank Ltd.) to increase its charter capital.
Da Nang targets 12 percent rise in industrial production value
The central city of Da Nang has set targets of raising its industrial production value by 11-12 percent and the city's industrial production index by 10.8 percent in 2016.
Viet Nam telecom firms all set for 4G race
Viet Nam telecom firms all set for 4G race

On January 18 Viet Nam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) began commercial testing of its 4G, or fourth generation mobile telecom technology, services in HCM City and the Phu Quoc Island, with speeds reaching as high as 100 Mbps.

Solutions needed to take advantage of TPP
Solutions needed to take advantage of TPP

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement will be signed today in New Zealand. Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang talked to Vietnam News Agency reporters Khanh Linh and Kim Anh about how the pact's conclusion matters for Viet Nam and domestic enterprises, before he travels to New Zealand for the signing ceremony.


Teacher's long fight for justice pays off Teacher's long fight for justice pays off

Nguyen Than spent years trying to prove the innocence of his former student, wrongfully convicted on a murder charge 18 years ago.

Passion motivates circus artists to take risks Passion motivates circus artists to take risks

The circus has always been about performers attempting precarious and daring acts in exchange for the intangible reward of the roar of the crowd.

New flowers grown for Tet New flowers grown for Tet

Farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta will offer new varieties of flowers for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 8 this year.

VN strives to reform customs ahead of FTAs VN strives to reform customs ahead of FTAs

The World Trade Organisation's Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) would boost customs reforms to facilitate trade across borders in line with international standards, an official has said.