Maritime equipment factory inaugurated 09:47 | 29/07/2009
VGP – A factory producing high-quality maritime switchboards and equipment was official put into operation yesterday in the Nomura Industrial Zone in the coastal city of Hải Phòng by EL-TEC Vietnam Limited, a joint venture between Dutch TEC Elektrotechnologie B.V and Vietnamese EDH Technology Development Joint Stock Company.
ACB once again recognized best bank in VN 16:10 | 27/07/2009
VGP – The Asia Commercial Bank (ACB) has been recognized by the international financial magazine Euromoney as the “best bank” in Việt Nam at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2009 Asia Dinner in Hong Kong.
Australian senior trade official to visit VN 15:12 | 23/07/2009
VGP - According to the Australian Embassy in Hà Nội, Minister of Trade of the Commonwealth of Australia Simon Crean will visit Hà Nội to foster the economic and trade relations with Việt Nam.
Dubai Ports World to launch new terminal in VN in October 15:17 | 22/07/2009
VGP – The Dubai Ports World (DP World) will, on October 1, inaugurate its modern Saigon Premier Container Terminal (SPCT), a joint venture between the global marine terminal operator and Việt Nam’s Tân Thuận Industrial Promotion Company.
VN, Laos target $1 bil. two-way trade turnover next year 11:06 | 22/07/2009
VGP – Việt Nam and Laos have eyed the two-way trade volume of US $1 billion in 2010 which will double in 2015. The targets were set at a recent forum on raising competitiveness of Vietnamese enterprises in Laos.
VN, EU conclude 4th round of negotiation for PCA 10:00 | 20/07/2009
VGP - Việt Nam and the European Union (EU) last week wrapped up the 4th round of negotiations for the Frame Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) which will replace the Cooperation Agreement signed by the two sides in 1995.
ODA disbursement ups 9% in first half 10:00 | 20/07/2009
VGP - Nearly US $1.3 billion of official development assistance (ODA) was disbursed in the first half of this year, realizing 67% of the annualized plan and posting a year-on-year rise of 9%, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
VN to hold int’l fair in Russia 15:09 | 17/07/2009
VGP - The Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT) is preparing for an international fair scheduled in September in Russia, a major export market of Việt Nam.
Tra catfish export rebounds 10:00 | 17/07/2009
VGP - Many countries in the world are increasing their import of Vietnamese tra, a common kind of catfish, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Cashew nut exported to the US surges 16:00 | 16/07/2009
VGP - Việt Nam exported 5,000 tons of cashew nuts to the US in June and earned US $21.5 million, up 60% in volume and 72% in turnover against May, said the Việt Nam Cashew Association (Vinacas).