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).
European shipping company to tap VN’s tourism potentiality 15:42 | 16/07/2009
VGP - Amwaterways, an Europe-based water-way shipping line based, said it will run its ship La Marguerite on tour routes between Việt Nam and Cambodia as well as inside Việt Nam.
Viettel, Huawei shake hands for first 3G HSPA+ network in VN 16:21 | 15/07/2009
VGP - Viettel, the biggest mobile operator in Việt Nam recently signed a deal with Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, a Chinese famous telecom device producer. Accordingly, Huawei will help Viettel deploy High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) technology network nationwide.
Japanese funds established in VN 16:12 | 15/07/2009
VGP - Japanese joint-stock company Dream Incubator (DI) has announced the establishment of the Dream Incubator Asia Industrial Fund (DIAIF) and the DI Việt Nam Fund to assist Vietnamese enterprises specializing in exporting and producing goods to replace imports.