Allocation of industry promotion funds lagging

Allocation of industry promotion funds lagging

(VEN) - According to the Agency for Regional Industry and Trade (ARIT) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, VND140 billion was earmarked for the 2022 national industry promotion program, but only VND29 billion or 20.7 percent of the funding has been allocated to localities.
WB optimistic about Vietnam’s growth

WB optimistic about Vietnam’s growth

(VEN) - Despite numerous challenges, the Vietnamese economy showed positive signs of recovery in the early months of 2022 and is expected to achieve annual growth of 7.5 percent this year and 6.7 percent in 2023.
Exporters struggle with raw materials shortages

Exporters struggle with raw materials shortages

Many exporters, including electronics, wood, textiles, and footwear companies, are concerned about a shortage of production materials caused by ongoing supply disruptions.
Hanoi helps firms implement trade deals

Hanoi helps firms implement trade deals

(VEN) - Hanoi is accompanying local business in international economic integration by formulating mechanisms and policies to support them in the implementation of the country’s various free trade agreements.
Hoa Binh promotes rural industries

Hoa Binh promotes rural industries

(VEN) - The Industry Promotion Center of the northern province of Hoa Binh has conducted a survey of rural industrial establishments to prepare plans and projects for the coming years.
Minister hails overseas trade offices

Minister hails overseas trade offices

(VEN) - Overseas Vietnamese trade offices have taken the initiative in coordinating with relevant units of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to develop trade promotion programs, effectively supporting import-export activities and contributing significantly to Vietnam’s economic growth. 
EVN targets safe, stable power supply

EVN targets safe, stable power supply

(VEN) - The Vietnam Electricity (EVN) Group seeks to provide safe power supply for the final months of 2022 amid continued heavy heat in the northern region and increased input fuel prices for power production.
Major electronics show scheduled in Hanoi

Major electronics show scheduled in Hanoi

(VEN) - The leading exhibition organizer in the ASEAN bloc, RX Tradex, collaborated with the Vietnam Electronic Industries Association on organizing the July 20 Vietnam Electronics Forum 2022 in Hanoi, in conjunction with the signing ceremony of the Business Innovation Zone 2022.
Dong Nai Province boosts local industry

Dong Nai Province boosts local industry

(VEN) -  The Department of Industry and Trade of the southeastern province of Dong Nai held a ceremony to honor outstanding rural industrial and OCOP (one commune one product) products. It also implemented 12 industry promotion programs through the Dong Nai radio and television stations, and issued a plan for inspection, supervision and assessment of 2022 industry promotion programs and projects.
Vietnam’s star rises in global supply chains

Vietnam’s star rises in global supply chains

(VEN) - Vietnam is a rising global manufacturing center, with supporting industries that have undergone substantial changes to play a significant role in global value chains, especially in the electronics industry.
Ministry facilitates rural industrial development

Ministry facilitates rural industrial development

(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade is urging people's committees of provinces and centrally-governed cities to strengthen industry promotion in order to help rural manufacturers recover from the economic effects of the pandemic.
Vietnam Manufacturing Expo 2022 attracts 200 enterprises

Vietnam Manufacturing Expo 2022 attracts 200 enterprises

The Vietnam Manufacturing Expo (VME) opened in Hanoi on August 10 with more than ten countries and territories in attendance as well as nearly 200 technology brands and supporting industry companies from Japan, the US, the Republic of Korea, China, Chinese Taipei, Singapore, and elsewhere.  
Vietnamese exports to Nordic markets thrive

Vietnamese exports to Nordic markets thrive

(VEN) - Vietnamese seafood, rice, textiles, and leather and footwear sell well in Nordic markets. According to the Vietnam Trade Office in Sweden, concurrently in Denmark, Norway, Iceland, and Latvia, Vietnamese tra fish has become one of the best sellers in the Nordic bloc market.
Renewable energy sources not fully tapped: experts

Renewable energy sources not fully tapped: experts

The potential of renewable energy sources, especially wind and solar power, is one of the keys to Vietnam’s energy transformation towards carbon neutrality, but barriers stemming from the unresponsive transmission network and pricing mechanism is wasting the capacity of billions of kWh of electricity, according to experts.
Energy transition underway to cut emissions

Energy transition underway to cut emissions

(VEN) - Vietnam is making efforts to transition from fossil energy to clean, renewable energy in order to promote sustainable economic restructuring.
Bac Giang boosts advanced machinery use

Bac Giang boosts advanced machinery use

(VEN) - Through industry promotion programs, the Department of Industry and Trade of the northern province of Bac Giang has helped rural industrial enterprises procure advanced machinery and equipment to restore production in the post-pandemic period.
National product recognition improves customer trust

National product recognition improves customer trust

(VEN) - National recognition helps increase the prestige of rural industrial products and customer trust of their producers.
Opportunities, challenges for second-half exports

Opportunities, challenges for second-half exports

(VEN) - Tran Thanh Hai, deputy director of the Agency of Foreign Trade under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, talked about opportunities and challenges for export-import activities in the second half of the year with Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan.
Quang Nam pioneers linkage model

Quang Nam pioneers linkage model

(VEN) - The central province of Quang Nam is implementing solutions to develop support industries on a large scale, gradually forming the largest industrial park (IP) for manufacturing automobile components and spare parts in Vietnam.
Bottlenecks hamper Vietnam’s rice exports

Bottlenecks hamper Vietnam’s rice exports

(VEN) - Rice plays a crucial role in Vietnam’s food security and socioeconomic development, requiring authorities to resolve bottlenecks to help the sector affirm its position and compete fairly in the world market.
Binh Duong Province reduces import dependence

Binh Duong Province reduces import dependence

(VEN) - The southern province of Binh Duong is concentrating on developing its support industries to provide parts and materials to local enterprises, and gradually reduce dependence on imported materials to avoid  production chain disruptions.
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Prime Minister demands faster disbursement of public investment capital

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh demanded faster pace of public investment capital disbursement while chairing the Cabinet meeting on Thursday.
Trade ministry to support enterprises in boosting exports

Trade ministry to support enterprises in boosting exports

The Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will collaborate with relevant agencies in carrying out measures to help enterprises expand their shares in foreign markets, said Vu Ba Phu, head of the agency.
Food and beverage industry to do well this year despite modest economy

Food and beverage industry to do well this year despite modest economy

The food and beverage market is forecast to grow by over 18% this year to 720 trillion VND (30.7 billion USD).
Leaders pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh on Party’s founding anniversary

Leaders pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh on Party’s founding anniversary

A delegation of Party, State, and Viet Nam Fatherland Front (VFF) leaders paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum in Ha Noi on February 3 on the occasion of the 93rd founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Viet Nam.
Hunting for real estate investment opportunities after Tet

Hunting for real estate investment opportunities after Tet

Although the market faced a standstill at the end of 2022, wealthy investors are still hunting for potential business opportunities after the Lunar New Year holiday.
My Phong Nha

My Phong Nha

Phong Nha stands out with more than 300 caves, some of which are internationally famous. The caves and jungle create a unique landscape and terrain that you can rarely find in other places in the world.
Vietnam – Potential destination for Italian businesses

Vietnam – Potential destination for Italian businesses

This year, Vietnam and Italy celebrate the 45th founding anniversary of the Vietnam-Italy diplomatic ties with many achievements in all fields, including the growth of economic cooperation. The remarkable achievements were contributed by trade and investment promotion activities organized by the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (ICHAM). Vietnam Economic News’ reporter talked with Mr. Michele D'Ercole - Chairman of ICHAM in Vietnam about these matters.
Prime Minister demands faster disbursement of public investment capital

Prime Minister demands faster disbursement of public investment capital

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh demanded faster pace of public investment capital disbursement while chairing the Cabinet meeting on Thursday.
Deputy FM highlights role of economic diplomacy in service of national development

Deputy FM highlights role of economic diplomacy in service of national development

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has accompanied the Ministry of Planning and Investment and agencies to attract high-quality investment, connect and support foreign enterprises to invest and expand operations in Việt Nam, as well as to strengthen exchange and cooperation with investment funds and study international investment trends.
Việt Nam supports expansion of UN Security Council

Việt Nam supports expansion of UN Security Council

Addressing the first meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiations on Security Council reform at the 77th UN General Assembly on January 26 (local time) in New York, Ambassador Nguyễn Phương Trà also emphasised improving the working method of the UNSC and limiting the use of veto power.
Prime Minister assigns tasks to Deputy Prime Ministers

Prime Minister assigns tasks to Deputy Prime Ministers

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed decision 19/QD-TTg assigning tasks to the Deputy Prime Ministers.
Food and beverage industry to do well this year despite modest economy

Food and beverage industry to do well this year despite modest economy

The food and beverage market is forecast to grow by over 18% this year to 720 trillion VND (30.7 billion USD).
Moving ahead with 2023’s Global Priorities: Electrification and Decarbonization

Moving ahead with 2023’s Global Priorities: Electrification and Decarbonization

In 2023, the United Arab Emirates is taking center stage in the global efforts to address climate change and sustainability. Recently, leaders have gathered for Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, kicking off a year of events leading up to the UAE-hosted COP28 at the end of the year.
Hanoi eyes 950 firms in support industries this year

Hanoi eyes 950 firms in support industries this year

Hanoi has set a target to have about 950 enterprises operating in the field of supporting industries this year, an increase of approximately 20 compared to 2022.
Vietnam to reduce environmental impact of textile-garment industry by 2030

Vietnam to reduce environmental impact of textile-garment industry by 2030

The Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) has set a goal of helping Vietnam's textile and garment industry be more environmentally friendly by 2030.
Greening foreign investment

Greening foreign investment

(VEN) - The government’s declared commitment to reduce net carbon emissions to zero by 2050 has prompted a wave of high-quality, sustainable foreign direct investment (FDI) projects.
Southeast region prepares for new FDI wave

Southeast region prepares for new FDI wave

The southeast region is preparing necessary conditions in infrastructure, administrative procedures and human resources to welcome a new wave of foreign direct investment (FDI), as investors have flocked to the region right from the beginning of this year.
January FDI nears US$1.7 billion

January FDI nears US$1.7 billion

Vietnam attracted foreign direct investment (FDI) worth US$1.69 billion as of January 20 this year, down 19.8 percent annually, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Viet Nam calls for more investment in green growth

Viet Nam calls for more investment in green growth

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha called on foreign businesses to boost investment, support Viet Nam in green growth, and well implement international commitments on sustainable development and climate change, including UNCOP26 commitments to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050.
Tax revenue up 4.4 percent year-on-year in January

Tax revenue up 4.4 percent year-on-year in January

Tax revenue in January was estimated at VND165.7 trillion (US$7.06 billion), or 12.1 percent of the ordinance estimate, up 4.4 percent year-on-year, the General Department of Taxation reported on January 31.
State-owned banks under capital increase pressure

State-owned banks under capital increase pressure

Vietnam’s four biggest State-owned banks have an urgent need for capital increase in 2023 as their charter capital is too low, with some unable to ensure the regulated minimum capital adequacy ratio (CAR), according to industry insiders.
Positive prospects for Vietnam’s stock market this year

Positive prospects for Vietnam’s stock market this year

2022 was an eventful year for the Vietnamese stock market with many records set.
Positive 2023 securities market forecasts

Positive 2023 securities market forecasts

(VEN) - Vietnam’s securities market experienced strong volatility in 2022, stemming from investor caution in the face of global economic and political uncertainties.
Vietnam looks ahead to 2023 climate summit

Vietnam looks ahead to 2023 climate summit

(VEN) - World leaders are hoping the COP28 Climate Change Summit, scheduled for November 30 to December 12, 2023, in the UAE will achieve expectations not met at the COP27 summit held in Egypt in November 2022.
Preserving nature, facilitating business

Preserving nature, facilitating business

(VEN) - In the past few years, the natural resources and environment sector of Hung Yen Province has advised authorities on state management of natural resources and the environment, contributing to provincial economic growth, industrialization and modernization.
AkzoNobel Vietnam protects Cu Lao Xanh lighthouse against harsh weather

AkzoNobel Vietnam protects Cu Lao Xanh lighthouse against harsh weather

AkzoNobel, a leading global paints and coatings company and the major producer of Dulux brand, has completed repainting the Cu Lao Xanh Lighthouse project with Dulux Weathershield®. It is the third lighthouse in Vietnam recoated under the “Lighthouse Protection Campaign” of AkzoNobel.
JTI Vietnam commits to net zero greenhouse gas emissions

JTI Vietnam commits to net zero greenhouse gas emissions

Climate change is the most urgent issue of our time, and to limit its impact on life on earth, the rise in mean global temperature should not exceed 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels. The private sector plays a huge role in helping to achieve this goal, and companies must commit and take concrete action in accordance with the Paris Agreement.
Managed security provides IT talent gap solution for businesses in SEA

Managed security provides IT talent gap solution for businesses in SEA

Global cybersecurity company Kaspersky today reveals the state of MSSP in the region, particularly the main benefits that local SMBs and enterprises gain from this outsourcing model.
Headquarters of Vietnam-Korea Institute of Science and Technology inaugurated

Headquarters of Vietnam-Korea Institute of Science and Technology inaugurated

An inauguration ceremony of the headquarters of the Vietnam-Korea Institute of Science and Technology (VKIST) was held at the Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park in Ha Noi on January 17.
WHO to share mRNA vaccine technology with VietNam

WHO to share mRNA vaccine technology with VietNam

Vietnam, along with Bangladesh, Indonesia, Pakistan and Serbia will receive support from the World Health Organization (WHO)'s mRNA technology transfer hub in South Africa, announced the World Health Organization (WHO) on February 23.
Welcoming the year of digital data for Vietnam

Welcoming the year of digital data for Vietnam

(VEN) - In 2022, the government assigned more important functions and tasks in digital transformation, government, economy, society, technology, and electronic transactions to the Ministry of Information and Communications.
Hunting for real estate investment opportunities after Tet

Hunting for real estate investment opportunities after Tet

Although the market faced a standstill at the end of 2022, wealthy investors are still hunting for potential business opportunities after the Lunar New Year holiday.
Vietnamese university up 97 places in Webometrics ranking

Vietnamese university up 97 places in Webometrics ranking

Vietnam National University (VNU) - Hanoi climbed 97 places to rank 661st in the latest Webometrics Ranking of World Universities in 2023, which was announced on February 1 by the Cybermetrics Lab, a member of the Spanish National Research Lab.
PM inspects national key transport projects

PM inspects national key transport projects

The first phase of the 652.86km North-South Expressway has 11 component projects, three of which are invested in public-private partnerships (PPP). The rest, including the Mai Sơn-National Highway 45 project, are funded with public investment.
A great chance to invest in commercial property

A great chance to invest in commercial property

Vietnam's commercial real estate sector is still in its infancy and is mostly focused on Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. However, industry analysts assert that the market area has a great deal of untapped potential.
Nestlé Vietnam and the journey to sustainable development

Nestlé Vietnam and the journey to sustainable development

(VEN) - With nearly three decades of operation in Vietnam, Nestlé Vietnam has been implementing many initiatives to improve human health and protect the planet through its commitments and sustainable development strategy. Recently, the company has continued to be honored as the Most Sustainable Business in Vietnam.
VIMC embarks on strong recovery

VIMC embarks on strong recovery

(VEN) - In the context of the strong recovery of the maritime transport market, the Vietnam Maritime Corporation (VIMC) has brought into play its internal strength to achieve successful business results in 2022.
MM Mega Market launches a new modern Giá tốt business model

MM Mega Market launches a new modern Giá tốt business model

Recognizing changes in shopping behaviors, MM Mega Market has publicly launched its new business model – Giá tốt. Giá tốt is currently present in big cities and provinces in Vietnam with more than 250 Giá tốt partners, including Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Da Nang, Binh Duong, Bien Hoa, Quy Nhon, Buon Ma Thuot, Rach Gia, etc.
PVCFC develops experts’ system

PVCFC develops experts’ system

(VEN) - The PetroVietnam Ca Mau Fertilizer Joint Stock Company (PVCFC) recently held its annual review on accreditation of professionals and on the competency gap for experts at its headquarters in Ho Chi Minh City and Ca Mau Province.
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Khmer's ginger cake of love and faithfulness

According to legend, the cake is also a symbol of faithfulness between husband and wife.
Dutch diplomat donates Vietnamese paintings to national museum

Dutch diplomat donates Vietnamese paintings to national museum

The ambassador collected the two lacquer paintings Kieu Hanh (Proud) and Nhung Nu Hon Tinh Yeu (Kisses of Love) when she worked in Vietnam from 1997-2001.
Tet impressive in foreign ambassadors

Tet impressive in foreign ambassadors' eyes

Tet (Lunar New Year holiday) is always an interesting experience for foreigners in Vietnam. Enjoying the Tet atmosphere, foreign ambassadors have shared their feelings about the biggest traditional festival in the country.
Norwegian Ambassador experiences Vietnamese Tet traditions

Norwegian Ambassador experiences Vietnamese Tet traditions

Norwegian Ambassador to Vietnam Hilde Solbakken and her family are enjoying a lot of Vietnamese traditions during their first Tet (Lunar New Year) in the country, including “xin chu” (asking for calligraphy from scholars).
Five-day holiday for workers during Reunification Day period

Five-day holiday for workers during Reunification Day period

As the Hùng Kings' festival coincides with Reunification Day and International Workers' Day, workers will enjoy a rare five-day holiday.
Vietnam plans to attract Chinese tourists

Vietnam plans to attract Chinese tourists

Vietnam's tourism industry has targeted to serve about 110 million tourists in 2023, including 8 million foreign visitors.
The lure of Pu Luong

The lure of Pu Luong

(VEN) - Surrounded by high mountains and offering a cool climate all year round, the Pu Luong National Nature Reserve in the northern province of Thanh Hoa offers wild scenery and unique culture.
Tourism is back, big time

Tourism is back, big time

(VEN) - Although it failed to achieve the goal of welcoming five million foreign tourists in 2022, major tourism sector efforts have resulted in its strong recovery during the final months of the year, promising even more positive changes in 2023.
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