Regional minimum wages to increase over US$ 10.3 next year 15:31 | 18/07/2019

VGP – The Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has recently issued a draft decree on regional minimum wage increase in 2020. Accordingly, wage hike will range from VND 150,000 to VND 240,000. 

RoK helps VN promote balanced national development 17:00 | 17/07/2019

VGP – The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Vietnamese Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Presidential Committee for Balanced National Development for  2019 - 2024 was signed  on July 17 in Ha Noi. 

White Book on Vietnamese Businesses 2019 released 13:09 | 11/07/2019

VGP – The White Book on Vietnamese Businesses was released on July 10, providing abundant and reliable information for the Government, ministries, sectors and localities as well as associations and investors. 

Non-cash payment surges sharply in H1 10:07 | 11/07/2019

VGP – Non-cash payment progressed vigorously in the first half especially mobile payment saw a year-on-year surge of 232%, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MoPI) reported. 

Revenues gained from tourism up 8.4% 10:44 | 10/07/2019

VGP – The total revenue from tourism in the first half of 2019 witnessed an increase of 8.4% against the same period last year, reaching VND338,200 billion. 

Defense Minister to attend ADMM in Bangkok 15:35 | 09/07/2019
VGP – General Ngo Xuan Lich, Minister of National Defense will lead a high-ranking Vietnamese  delegation to attend the 13th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) in Bangkok, Thailand from July 9-12.
VN, RoK to augment cooperation in ensuring security 11:09 | 09/07/2019

VGP - The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon in Seoul on July 8 received Minister of Public Security Gen. To Lam. 

Forestry export eyes US$ 11 billion export turnover in 2019 14:45 | 08/07/2019

VGP – Overseas shipment of forestry products was estimated at US$ 5.23 billion in the first half of 2019, representing a year-on-year growth of 20%, said the General Department of Forestry.

More than 3,000 cyberattacks recorded in first half 18:29 | 05/07/2019
VGP – There were 3,159 cyberattacks on Vietnamese information systems in the first half of 2019, down 45.90% against the same period last year, reported the Ministry of Information and Communications.
Investment promotion conference held 18:05 | 05/07/2019

VGP - More than 200 foreign firms attended a conference to promote investment in Viet Nam in London on July 4.