CPI slightly increases in January 14:20 | 30/01/2019

VGP – The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in January 2019 increased 0.1% against December 2018 and witnessed a year-on-year increase of 2.56%, according to the General Statistics Office. 

VN to hold first memory championships 17:02 | 29/01/2019

VGP - Viet Nam will hold a competition to find a representative to participate in the 2019 World Memory Championships on April 20, announced the Viet Nam Records Organisation (Vietkings).

VN lures US$1.9 billion in FDI in January 17:01 | 29/01/2019

VGP - Foreign direct investment (FDI) pledged in Viet Nam witnessed a significant yearly increase of 52% to US$1.9 billion in the first month of this year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Circular on origin rules in CPTPP 09:28 | 28/01/2019

VGP – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) issued Circular 03/2019/TT-BCT, dated January 22 on rules of origin (ROO) of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

UK, Viet Nam enhance cooperation in higher education 14:16 | 22/01/2019

VGP – Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha held talks with Minister of State at the Department for Education Nick Gibb on the occasion of his working visit to the United Kingdom from January 20-26. 

Industrial park coverage hit over 73% 15:13 | 21/01/2019

VGP – As of late 2018, industrial parks and economic zones attracted 7,500 domestic projects worth VND 970,000 billion (US$ 41.4 billion) and 8,000 FDI projects with over US$ 145 billion. 

Fruits exceed crude oil, setting new record 09:31 | 21/01/2019
VGP – Overseas shipment of fruits and vegetables set a new record in export turnover after outstripping crude oil in 2018. 
VN Sustainability Forum 2019 takes place 18:29 | 18/01/2019
VGP -  The Viet Nam Sustainability Forum 2019 took place in Ha Noi on January 18 following the successful organisation of the first event last year.
ASEAN looks to strengthen tourism ties with China, Japan and RoK 18:02 | 18/01/2019

VGP – Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Nguyen Ngoc Thien chaired the 18th ASEAN Plus Three Tourism Ministerial Meeting on January 18, which forms part of the ongoing 2019 ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province.

Defence Ministry marks 70th founding anniversary of Lao army 17:53 | 18/01/2019
VGP - The Ministry of Defence in Ha Noi on January 18 held a ceremony to celebrate the 70th founding anniversary of the Lao People’s Army (January 20, 1949 - January 20, 2019).