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.
By the end of September 2014, Vietnam's exports saw a 14.2% increase to US$109.63 billion in revenue, including US$36.
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.
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 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 and Russia are actively negotiating a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Customs Union (Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan).
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 and Israel signed an agreement to boost economic cooperation, particularly on science and technology.
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.
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.