Hanoi: A megacity pulling out all the stops for business
09:30 | 09/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - With strong efforts to improve investment in the capital and the city’s business environment, Hanoi has become a prime destination for domestic and foreign investors, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the “Hanoi 2017 - Investment and Development Cooperation” conference on June 25.
Goods, services sales value in July up 10.3 pct
14:30 | 07/08/2017 Economy- Society
The total retail sales value of goods and services in July was estimated at more than VND 327.6 trillion (US$14.4 billion), 1.2% higher than last month and 10.3% higher than at the same period last year, according to a General Statistics Office (GSO) report.
Organic farming: A new way of production
14:32 | 04/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - To meet demand and encourage consumers to say “No” to unsafe food, many companies have created organic products that are of good quality and safe for consumer health. However, promoting the marketing and sales of such products is another matter.
New law to ease SME funding, operations
11:15 | 03/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The National Assembly recently approved a Law on Support for Small to Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Hoa spoke with a member of the law compilation board, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment, Dang Huy Dong, to learn about the law’s potential impact on SMEs and the country’s economic development.
Deputy PM requests reviewing poor districts
08:41 | 02/08/2017 Economy- Society
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue requested the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs to carefully review poor districts in accordance with Resolution 30a while chairing a meeting of the Central Steering Committee on National Target Programmes in 2016-2020 in Hanoi on August 1.
Study concludes meat consumers must change habits
08:46 | 01/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Development of livestock value chains is hindered by high production costs, inadequate regulation of investment and loose linkages between units. Consumer habits also make it difficult to develop livestock production and supply chains.