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.

Cuba, VN deepen defence cooperation 09:11 | 27/07/2017
VGP - Deputy Minister of Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh has received Cuba’s outgoing and newly-accredited military, navigation and aviation attachés in Viet Nam Colonel Ramon Balaguer Sanchez and Lieut. Colonel Juan Miguel Montano in Ha Noi, 
Agri-aquatic-forestry product exports exceed US$20bln in 7 months 17:06 | 26/07/2017

VGP – Viet Nam gained US$3.11 billion from exporting agri-aquatic-forestry products in July, raising the total export value to US$20.45 billion over the recent seven months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 14.7%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

VN, Israel cooperate in science, technology 16:23 | 26/07/2017

VGP – Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh and Israeli Minister of Science, Technology and Space Ofir Akunis on July 25 inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on science and technology cooperation in Israel.

Fruit & vegetable import turnover surges sharply in H1 15:41 | 21/07/2017
VGP – Although fruits and vegetables are its advantageous commodities, Viet Nam still spent US$ 670 million importing the products, a big surge of 91.2% against the same period last year, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) reported.
Foreign reserve hits over US$ 42 billion 14:28 | 21/07/2017

VGP – The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) purchased US$ 1 billion in the first half of 2017, raising the national foreign reserve to more than US$ 42 billion.

Lao leader hails role of VN-Laos Friendship Association 15:56 | 20/07/2017

VGP – Party General Secretary and President of Laos Bounnhang Volachith received a delegation from the VN-Laos Friendship Association led by its President Tran Van Tuy on July 19.