Vietnam’s fast-moving consumer goods trying to capture domestic market

Vietnam’s fast-moving consumer goods trying to capture domestic market

1/26/2016 - 14:58

(VOVworld) – In recent years, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) or consumer packaged goods (CPG) have grown rapidly in both rural and urban areas of Vietnam. Products like milk, alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, and school notebooks have been a growing share of the domestic market. This is a major opportunity for Vietnamese enterprises in the field to expand production and markets...

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Development prospects of border economic zones in Quang Ninh

Development prospects of border economic zones in Quang Ninh

1/22/2016 - 17:46

(VOVworld) – Last year Quang Ninh publicized master-plans for Hoanh Mo-Dong Van and Mong Cai border economic zones with visions until 2030. The planning is an important foundation for developing Quang Ninh’s border areas.

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Flexible exchange rate management – a priority in 2016 economic operations

Flexible exchange rate management – a priority in 2016 economic operations

1/12/2016 - 16:44

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s banking sector has pursued a flexible monetary policy, helping to drop interest rates and increase credit to an appropriate level. The exchange rate has been stabilized with an increase in the foreign reserve, supporting business production. In 2016, the sector will continue proactive and flexible measures in monetary policy management matching market growth.

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Exports contribute to Vietnam’s economic growth in 2015

Exports contribute to Vietnam’s economic growth in 2015

1/5/2016 - 16:55

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s exports rose 8.1% in 2015 compared to a year earlier. Although it missed the government target of 10% growth for 2015, exports were considered a highlight of the national economy with their expanded scale, contributing to GDP growth and generating more jobs for workers, particularly in the production of farm produce.

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Vietnam restructures its agriculture for integration and development

Vietnam restructures its agriculture for integration and development

12/29/2015 - 14:34

(VOVworld) – Vietnam’s agriculture has achieved noticeable growth after two years of implementing a project on agricultural restructuring to increase added value and sustainable development. To deal with challenges brought in by free trade agreements, this year the sector has stepped up the restructuring process to create a firm foundation for sustainable integration in 2016.

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FDI improvement in 2015

FDI improvement in 2015

12/22/2015 - 15:25

(VOVworld) – Despite global fluctuations in 2015, Vietnam has attracted a great deal of foreign direct investment capital. By the end of last month, newly registered or expanded FDI for Vietnam totaled over 20 billion USD. The achievement is attributed to Vietnam’s efforts to boost institutional reforms and international integration.

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Opportunities offered by FTAs for Vietnamese economy

Opportunities offered by FTAs for Vietnamese economy

12/16/2015 - 9:28

(VOVworld) – In 2015 Vietnam signed free trade agreements with the Republic of Korea and the Eurasia Economic Union and completed European Union FTA and Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement negotiations. The trade deals are expected to increase exports, attract foreign investment, and offer new opportunities for Vietnamese economic growth.

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Vietnam’s engineering industry overcomes difficulties for international integration

Vietnam’s engineering industry overcomes difficulties for international integration

12/10/2015 - 16:29

(VOVworld) – Over the past decade, Vietnam’s engineering industry has increased localization and exports. The sector is finding ways to develop and integrate into the global economy.

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Logistics – key to improving Mekong Delta’s competitiveness

Logistics – key to improving Mekong Delta’s competitiveness

12/1/2015 - 15:41

(VOVworld) – The Mekong Delta’s transport infrastructure and logistics system have recently received large investments by the state and regional provinces to speed the delivery of cargo to points of consumption and boos the competitiveness of the region’s products.

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TPP, a boost for Vietnam’s agricultural restructuring

TPP, a boost for Vietnam’s agricultural restructuring

11/26/2015 - 18:01

(VOVworld) - The Trans-Pacific partnership agreement offers a major opportunity and challenge for Vietnam’s agriculture exports. But currently seafood and rice exports are underperforming expectations. To prepare for TPP membership, Vietnam is restructuring its agriculture but domestic enterprises will have to fully understand the trade deal to maximize its opportunities.

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Vietnam’s garment and textile addresses challenges faced by TPP

Vietnam’s garment and textile addresses challenges faced by TPP

11/18/2015 - 9:50

(VOVworld) – Vietnam and 11 other countries’ conclusion of negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement has given Vietnam opportunities to develop its economy. Vietnam’s garment and textile sector is one industry which stands to gain the most advantage from the TPP, while also presenting challenges. What Vietnamese garment and textile firms are concerned about now is input material supply sources...

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Lang Son administrative reforms aim at one-door customs mechanism

Lang Son administrative reforms aim at one-door customs mechanism

11/11/2015 - 9:57

(VOVworld) – In recent years, Lang Son’s customs officials have stepped up administrative reforms and begun to embrace e-customs. The effort has turned Lang Son customs sector into one of Vietnam’s leading customs departments in IT application.

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Mekong River Delta prepared for TPP participation

Mekong River Delta prepared for TPP participation

11/4/2015 - 9:33

(VOVworld) – With advantages in rice, fruits, and aquatic products, the Mekong River Delta is a key agricultural center of Vietnam and the region. In addition to these strong points, the delta’s agricultural production is challenging competition regulations when Vietnam joins the TPP.

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Quang Ninh’s breakthroughs in investment attraction

Quang Ninh’s breakthroughs in investment attraction

10/27/2015 - 16:46

(VOVworld) – Quang Ninh has implemented efficiently investment promotion activities, reformed administrative procedures, and improved investment environment over the past 5 years. VOV’s Truong Giang reports on breakthroughs made by Quang Ninh to attract investment resources.

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Initial outcomes of the restructuring of banking system

Initial outcomes of the restructuring of banking system

10/20/2015 - 12:48

(VOVworld) – The project to restructure credit organizations between 2011 and 2015 has achieved certain progress. Bad debts have been basically handled; the liquidity of commercial banks having been secured; and inter-bank interest rates having been stabilized.

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TPP – a platform for Vietnamese businesses to grow

TPP – a platform for Vietnamese businesses to grow

10/12/2015 - 16:31

(VOVworld) – Last Monday, Vietnam and 11 other countries completed TPP negotiations. Making full use of the deal’s opportunities and anticipating and minimizing accompanying risks will be keys for Vietnam’s economy to thrive and its businesses to catch up with global development.

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Customs Reforms for integration into the ASEAN Economic Community

Customs Reforms for integration into the ASEAN Economic Community

10/7/2015 - 11:14

(VOVworld) – On September 8th Vietnam officially implemented its national single-window customs system and technically integrated it with a similar system used by other ASEAN members. The system creates favorable conditions for international trade and transportation in preparation for the ASEAN Economic Community which will be established by the end of this year.

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VSIP – an effective cooperation model between Vietnam and Singapore

VSIP – an effective cooperation model between Vietnam and Singapore

9/29/2015 - 15:15

(VOVworld) – Over the years, economic cooperation between Vietnam and Singapore has benefited both countries. Established 20 years ago, the Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) has been a successful joint venture model. At a groundbreaking ceremony for a VSIP project in Nghe An province on September 16th, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung praised the flagship role of the VSIP model...

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Vietnam promotes overseas investment

Vietnam promotes overseas investment

9/24/2015 - 14:40

(VOVworld)- In recent years, Vietnam’s overseas direct investment has increased. Vietnamese enterprises have expanded their markets contributing greatly to national growth and raising Vietnam’s prestige in international economic integration.

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Craft villages in the process of international integration

Craft villages in the process of international integration

9/16/2015 - 9:04

(VOVworld) – Vietnam has many traditional craft villages which for years, have contributed to the national economy. In the current international integration, Vietnam’s craft village economy is likely to enjoy many development opportunities, but at the same time face numerous challenges.

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

A: Stamp collecting is one of the world’s most popular hobbies thanks to its affordability, educational benefits, and historical value. For many collectors, philately is an art, a passion, a...

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Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam

Welcome to Vietnam