Foreign arrivals up 13% 10:51 | 30/10/2019

VGP – As many as 1.6 million foreign visitors travelled to Viet Nam in October, raising the total number of foreign arrivals to 14.5 million ones over the recent 10 months of 2019, up 13% against the same period last year, official statistics show.

 

Trade surplus hits US$7 bln 10:31 | 30/10/2019

VGP – Viet Nam enjoyed the trade surplus of US$7 billion over the recent 10 months of 2019, according to the General Statistics Office.

Agro-forestry-aquatic exports fetch over US$33 billion in January-October 17:40 | 29/10/2019

VGP - Export turnovers of agro-forestry-aquatic products hit over US$33 billion in the first ten months, an annual increase of 1.6%, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has reported.

World Bank: VN’s Getting electricity improves for 6th consecutive year 15:55 | 29/10/2019

VGP – Viet Nam’s getting electricity index continues to improve and contribute significantly to the national economy’s competitiveness indicators, according to the World Bank’s newly released Doing Business ranking.

Public debts to account for 52.7% of GDP by 2022 14:44 | 28/10/2019

VGP – The public-debt-to-GDP ratio was forecast to dip down to 54.3% by 2020; 53.3% by 2021 and only 52.7% by 2020, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) reported. 

Ministry of Public Security begins investigation into Essex truck deaths 13:41 | 28/10/2019

VGP – The Ministry of Public Security has ordered relevant agencies to quickly launch investigations into Vietnamese citizens missing in the UK. 

Trade turnover exceeds US$ 400 billion 12:17 | 28/10/2019

VGP – Total trade turnover outstripped US$ 400 million as of mid-October, according to the General Department of Viet Nam Customs.

Embassy sets up HOTLINE after 39 people found dead in UK 15:53 | 26/10/2019
VGP – The Vietnamese Embassy in London has announced its hotline +44 7713 181501 to help Vietnamese nationals seeking assistance after British police found the bodies of the 39 people in a refrigerated container of the semi-trailer truck at an industrial park in Essex.
VN, RoK step up cooperative relations 10:26 | 24/10/2019

VGP – The Viet Nam-RoK Inter-Governmental Committee for Economic-Commercial and Scientific-Technological Cooperation held its 17th meeting on October 23 in Ha Noi. 

VN, China enhance cooperation in defense 16:15 | 23/10/2019

VGP - Minister of Defense Ngo Xuan Lich suggested Viet Nam and China strengthen delegation exchanges at all levels and maintain the Deputy ministerial-level defense policy dialogue at his meeting with Xu Qiliang, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission of China, on the sidelines of the 9th Beijing Xiangshan Forum in Beijing, China.