VN, Sri Lanka head to two-way trade of US$1 bln 10:46 | 02/08/2017

VGP – Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dang Dinh Quy on August 1 hosted a reception for Sri Lanka’s State Minister of Foreign Affairs Vasantha Senanayake, who was on official visit to Viet Nam from July 31- August 1.

Meeting held to speed up disbursement of ODA, preferential loans 09:49 | 02/08/2017

VGP – A meeting was organized on August 1 to discuss measures to attract and use ODA and preferential loans in 2017-2020 and orient ministries, agencies and localities to seek for further resources.

VN hosts over 1 million foreign visitors 17:10 | 01/08/2017

VGP - In the first seven months of 2017, the number of international visitors to Viet Nam was estimated at around 7.24 million, a year-on-year surge of 28.8%, according to the General Statistics Office.

CPI jumps slightly in July 09:25 | 31/07/2017

VGP – The consumption price index posted a month-on-month growth of 0.11% in July, the record low over the last five years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.

Over 1 million foreign tourists arrive in VN in July 06:22 | 29/07/2017

VGP – Viet Nam welcomed 1 million foreign tourists in July, an increase of 21% compared to the same period last year, said Director General of Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism Nguyen Van Tuan.

Nearly 390 enterprises make debut every day 16:01 | 28/07/2017

VGP – In July, 11,677 enterprises were founded with a total registered capital of over VND 94 trillion. On average, 389 enterprises were established a day in the reviewed period, according to the Business Registration Management Agency.

FDI soars over 5.8% in Jan-July 08:58 | 28/07/2017

VGP – As of July 20, disbursement of FDI projects was estimated at US$ 9.05 billion, representing a year-on-year surge of 5.8%, the Foreign Investment Agency reported.

Fruit, vegetable exports exceed US$ 2 billion in 7 months 08:20 | 28/07/2017

VGP – Overseas shipment of fruits and vegetables was estimated at US$ 360 million in July and US$ 2.03 billion in the first seven months, representing a year-on-year growth of 48.9%, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development reported.

Russia, VN intensify defence ties 11:01 | 27/07/2017

VGP - Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich has received Secretary of Russia’s National Security Council Nikolai Patrushev.

Laos, VN step up defence cooperation 10:58 | 27/07/2017

VGP - Deputy Minister of Defence Senior Lieutenant General Be Xuan Truong has received Lao Deputy Minister of Defence Lieutenant General Eisamay Luongvansay.