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Vietnam moves closer to US$148 bln export goal

02:35 11/10/2014

Vietnam raked in US$109.63 billion from exports in January-September, moving closer to its goal of US$148 billion which is up around 12% year-on-year and 10 percent against the National Assembly's target.

Local exporters pin high hope on new markets

16:54 10/10/2014

By the end of September 2014, Vietnam's exports saw a 14.2% increase to US$109.63 billion in revenue, including US$36.

NA Vice Chairwoman Phong visits French Senate

11:45 10/10/2014

Further promoting stronger cooperation will greatly benefit both Vietnam and France, National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong told French Senate leaders at an October 9 meeting as part of her ongoing visit to France.

ASEM 10 arouses European investment interests in Vietnam

11:09 08/10/2014

The 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM-10) and related meetings are believed to help stimulate investment interests from Europe to Asia, especially from Europe to Vietnam.

Deputy FM appreciative of Vietnam-Norway cooperation

20:29 07/10/2014

Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the fine Vietnam-Norway friendship and cooperation in politics, diplomacy, and development and urged expanded cooperation in economics, trade, and...

Vietnam, Russia target for US$7 billion bilateral trade by 2015

18:15 06/10/2014

Vietnam and Russia are actively negotiating a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Customs Union (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan).

HSBC: Vietnam's PMI goes up in September

16:50 06/10/2014

The Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) of Vietnam rose to 51.7 in September from 50.3 on higher new orders, while input prices eased significantly, according to a latest report by the Hong Kong-Shanghai Bank Corporation (HSBC).

Vietnam, Israel reach high-tech deal

12:55 05/10/2014

Vietnam and Israel signed an agreement to boost economic cooperation, particularly on science and technology.

Vietnam Ambassador addresses WTO public forum

12:33 04/10/2014

In a keynote address to the 2014 WTO Public Forum, Ambassador Nguyen Trung Thanh, Vietnam's permanent representative to the United Nations, encapsulated developments in the country's movement to a full market economy.

Local businesses seek way to win on home turf

18:38 03/10/2014

Participants at an October 3 seminar on retails and investment policies raised their concern over the domination of foreign retailers who, thanks to their advantages in capital and technology, may defeat local ones.


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