CPI rises 0.59% in September 15:11 | 29/09/2017

VGP – The consumer price index (CPI) in September saw a month-on-month growth of 0.59% and a year-on-year surge of 3.4%. In the first nine months, CPI picked up 3.79% against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office reported.

Agriculture-aquatic-forestry sector gains trade surplus of US$5.85 bln in nine months 16:51 | 27/09/2017

VGP – Viet Nam gained nearly US$27 billion from exporting agriculture-aquatic-forestry products over the recent nine months of 2017, a year-on-year increase of 14.1%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. 

Int’l visitors to VN increase nearly 30% 16:27 | 26/09/2017

VGP – According to the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam,  foreign tourist arrivals Vietnam reached more than 9.4 million in the first nine months, a year-on-year rise of 28.4%.

Export turnover touches US$ 290 billion 10:52 | 25/09/2017

VGP – As of September 15, total export turnover hit US$ 289.14 billion, up 21.4% (equivalent to over US$ 50.91 billion) against the same period last year, the General Department of Viet Nam Customs reported.

 

VN, China deepen border defence friendship 16:40 | 24/09/2017
VGP - The 4th Viet Nam-China border defense friendship exchange program is taking place in the northwestern province of Lai Chau and China’s south-western province of Yunnan from September 23-25.
MoIT slashes historic 675 business and investment conditions 16:17 | 22/09/2017

VGP – Minister of Industry and Trade (MoIT) Tran Tuan Anh signed Decision No. 3610a/QĐ-BCT promulgating plans to reduce and simplify investment and business conditions in State management in the 2017-2018 period. 

SBV tightens management of Bitcoin 15:57 | 21/09/2017

VGP – The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) will keep a close watch on and research international experience and national practices to perfect the legal regulations on electronic money. 

Petrol prices experience fifth hike 17:17 | 20/09/2017

VGP – The Ministries of Industry and Trade and Finance decided to raise petrol prices from 3:00 PM on September 20.

Japan, VN reach deal on satellite data exchange 17:11 | 19/09/2017

VGP - The Viet Nam National Space Centre (VNSC), under the Viet Nam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in Ha Noi on September 18 signed an agreement on satellite data exchange.

Five commercial banks to pilot e-tax payment 11:57 | 18/09/2017

VGP – The General Department of Viet Nam Customs has choses five commercial banks namely Vietcombank, Vietinbank, VIDB, MB and Teckcombank to launch e-tax payment from November, 2017.