EP delegation works with Binh Dinh on fight against IUU fishing
10:00 | 02/11/2018 Economy- Society
A delegation from the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries led by EP spokesman Mato Gabriel held a working session with authorities from the central province of Binh Dinh on October 31 to discuss efforts to fight illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing as required by the European Commission.
Vietnamese rice: Time for serious branding
09:31 | 01/11/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The 10th World Rice Conference and the 2018 Vietnam Rice Conference held in Hanoi from October 10-12 created opportunities to promote the global image of Vietnamese rice. The events were organized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), in association with The Rice Trader magazine.
Positive growth prospects towards year’s end
09:37 | 29/10/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Given satisfactory results of industrial production in the first half of 2018, especially in key sectors, such as textiles and garments, steel, automobile, oil refining and petrochemicals, economists are predicting Vietnam will achieve the growth targets set for the third quarter and the whole year, creating an impulse for further growth next year. However, the impact of trade tensions between other countries is unavoidable.
New agency to monitor capital of state-owned firms
15:38 | 27/10/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his hope that the newly launched State Capital Management Committee (SCMC), assigned to manage capital at 19 groups and corporations, would create positive changes in state-owned enterprises (SOEs). He spoke at the committee’s inauguration ceremony recently in Hanoi.