Positive signs in attracting power industry investment
13:00 | 13/08/2020 Industry
(VEN) - Director of the Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) Hoang Tien Dung told Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Anh & Ba Cuong that the willingness of domestic and foreign private investors to develop power projects without government guarantees is a plus in attracting power industry investment.
Additional stimulus packages may be needed to support the economy
06:00 | 13/08/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Vietnam’s economy has shown signs of recovery, but the Covid-19 outbreak in the central coastal city of Da Nang will pose difficulties for trade and production activities, requiring long-term government strategies and specific response. To Hoai Nam, permanent deputy chairman and secretary-general of the Vietnam Association of Small and Medium Enterprises, talked about the issue in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Hoa Quynh and Thu Phuong.
Vietnam stock market marks 20th anniversary
13:00 | 12/08/2020 Economy
(VEN) - The 20th anniversary of Vietnam’s stock market marked in July highlighted its contribution to the process of Vietnam’s economic restructuring as a dynamic and efficient capital mobilization tool.
HCM City industrial production falls sharply
22:05 | 11/08/2020 Industry
HCM City’s index of industrial production for the first seven months of the year declined by 5.5 per cent year-on-year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to its Department of Industry and Trade.
Compliance costs challenge EU market access
07:20 | 10/08/2020 EVFTA
(VEN) - Taking effect on August 1, 2020, the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to offer new opportunities for Vietnamese exporters. Compliance will be the biggest challenge for them in accessing the EU market.