Deputy PM urges construction of 500kV transmission lines

Updated at 10:30:16 12/19/2018 (Views: 4)

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung laid stress on the urgent need to build 500kV transmission lines running through Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Thua Thien-Hue, Da Nang, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Kon Tum and Gia Lai to meet increasing power demand, especially in the south.

  • Japanese firms seek to recruit Vietnamese labourers

    Updated at 09:31:02 12/19/2018 (Views: 4)

    An exchange programme between enterprises operating in Japan’s Aichi prefecture and international students took place at the University of Nagoya last weekend as part of Japan’s recruitment activities.

  • Vingroup launches four smartphone models

    Updated at 14:55:25 12/17/2018 (Views: 8)

    VinSmart, a subsidiary of Property developer Vingroup, officially launched four new smartphones on December 14.

  • Vietjet CEO named in 2018 Bloomberg 50 list

    Updated at 14:50:36 12/17/2018 (Views: 7)

    CEO of budget carrier Vietjet Air Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao has been the first Vietnamese person to be named in the 2018 Bloomberg 50 (B50) list, which honours 50 icons and innovators changing the global business landscape in the past year.

  • ASEAN+3 Young Entrepreneurs Forum kicks off in HCM City

    Updated at 09:39:25 12/14/2018 (Views: 16)

    The ASEAN +3 Young Entrepreneurs Forum opened in Ho Chi Minh City on December 13, with its agenda focusing on the role of young businesses in high-tech agriculture startup and innovation.

  • Nearly 100 enterprises’ products recognised as National brands in 2018

    Updated at 14:47:14 12/13/2018 (Views: 17)

    Ninety-seven enterprises have had products recognised as National brands in 2018, an increase of nine enterprises compared to 2016.

  • Rice export shows positive signals

    Updated at 10:51:55 12/13/2018 (Views: 18)

    Rice exports have shown positive signals recently, with many firms winning bidding contracts, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

  • State budget collection forecast to surpass 60 billion USD in 2019

    Updated at 15:14:43 12/11/2018 (Views: 15)

    The National Assembly has issued a resolution on State budget estimates for 2019, in which total State budget collection will likely reach over 1.411 quadrillion VND (60.67 billion USD), while the total spending will hit more than 1.633 quadrillion VND.

  • VBF 2018: Investment opportunities in smart agriculture

    Updated at 10:42:12 12/05/2018 (Views: 30)

    In the quest for bigger yields and greater environmental protection in agriculture, arguably the most important transformation these days is the increasing use of digital technologies in "smart farming" or "Farming 4.0," which is a new sector for investment in Industry 4.0.

  • Manufacturing sector’s output rises at near-record pace in November

    Updated at 10:11:53 12/04/2018 (Views: 26)

    Vietnam’s Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose from 53.9 points the previous month to reach 56.5 points in November, according to the latest survey from Nikkei’s IHS Markit, released on December 3.

  • Gia Lai inaugurates 49MW solar power plant

    Updated at 08:30:02 12/03/2018 (Views: 36)

    The Krong Pa solar power plant, with a capacity of 49 MW, was put into operation in Gia Lai province on December 2.

  • Binh Thuan to gear up encouragement for FDI attraction

    Updated at 11:13:13 11/30/2018 (Views: 29)

    BTO-Over the past 4 years (2015-2018), Binh Thuan has ceaselessly made efforts in attracting foreign capital and funds from Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs).

  • State budget collection hits 1.16 quadrillion VND by November 15

    Updated at 10:51:45 11/30/2018 (Views: 25)

    Total State budget collection from the beginning of the year until November 15 was estimated at 1.16 quadrillion VND (49.78 billion USD), up 16.1 percent as compared to the same period last year.

  • Third Coopmart supermarket inaugurated in Binh Thuan

    Updated at 10:31:15 11/30/2018 (Views: 34)

    BTO- Vietnam’s leading retailer Saigon Co.op on November 29 held the inauguration ceremony for a new supermarket in Phan Ri Cua townlet, Tuy Phong district, the third retailing outlet of the company in Binh Thuan so far.The ceremony had the attendance of Mr. Luong Van Hai-vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee.

  • Vietnam expects to export 1.7 mln tonnes of coffee this year

    Updated at 14:27:40 11/28/2018 (Views: 25)

    Vietnam expects to export 1.7 million tonnes of coffee this year, earning about 3.5 billion USD, said Chairman of the Vietnam Coffee – Cocoa Association (VICOFA) Luong Van Tu.

  • Outstanding individuals, organisations in farming honoured

    Updated at 09:38:21 11/27/2018 (Views: 23)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presented awards to 200 organisations and individuals, as well as 11 businesses for their outstanding achievements in the implementation of the resolution adopted by the seventh plenum of the 10th Party Central Committee on agriculture, farmers, and rural development.

  • Mekong Delta uses high-tech methods to raise tra fish

    Updated at 09:35:28 11/27/2018 (Views: 26)

    Tra fish breeds producers in the Mekong Delta have been urged to closely work with research institutes, universities and scientists to apply advanced farming techniques to produce high quality breeds.

  • Binh Thuan now has 19 authorized solar power projects

    Updated at 15:29:50 11/23/2018 (Views: 35)

    BTO-According to updated report from department of Industry and Trade, there have been totally 19 solar power projects in Binh Thuan province with a combined capacity of 707.8 MW

  • Vietnam’s internet economy to reach 9 billion USD in 2018

    Updated at 09:20:19 11/23/2018 (Views: 29)

    The Vietnamese internet economy has almost tripled in three years to reach 9 billion USD in 2018, driven by e-commerce and online media, a new report released by Google and Temasek showed.

  • Vietnamese products on display at SIAL InterFood

    Updated at 10:14:38 11/22/2018 (Views: 32)

    The Trade Office of the Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia is showcasing Vietnamese cashew nuts, pepper, rice, coffee and tea at the International Exhibition on Food & Beverage Products, Technology, Ingredients, Additives, Raw Materials, Services, Equipment, Supplies (SIAL InterFood) that opened in Jakarta on November 21.

  • Fourth Industrial Revolution to create new industries in Vietnam

    Updated at 10:12:54 11/22/2018 (Views: 32)

    The fourth Industrial Revolution will create new industries, which are expected to give new momentum to Vietnam’s economic growth, said an economic expert.

  • Prime Minister witnesses debut of VinFast automobile models

    Updated at 10:48:56 11/21/2018 (Views: 32)

    Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc participated in a ceremony launching the “Vietnamese goods conquer Vietnamese people” programme and introducing new products of local automaker VinFast in Hanoi on November 20.

  • Vietnam, NZ agree to realise Action Programme for 2017-2020

    Updated at 14:43:22 11/19/2018 (Views: 35)

    Vietnam and New Zealand on November 18 agreed to actively coordinate in realising the Action Programme for the 2017-2020 between the two countries.

  • PPC chairman receives investors on investing in wind& solar power projects

    Updated at 14:42:33 11/19/2018 (Views: 38)

    BTO-Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Ngoc Hai and representative leaders of functional departments held a working session with Nha Trang Bay Join Stock Compapy over the registration for the investment in wind and solar power projects in Binh Thuan.

  • Vietnam’s supporting industry qualified for well-developed production

    Updated at 10:32:31 11/16/2018 (Views: 40)

    Vietnam’s supporting industry has been keeping up with the pace of global modern production industry, said experts attending the New Value Creation Exhibition 2018, which is taking place in Tokyo, Japan from November 14-16.

  • First real estate promotion event Red Friday slated for December

    Updated at 14:57:06 11/15/2018 (Views: 32)

  • Nearly VND 150 billion for Tet essential commodity stocks

    Updated at 08:43:28 11/15/2018 (Views: 43)

    BTO – Several units have registered for the Program of Tet commodity reserve for stable market before-and-after Tet 2019, according to the Department of Industry and Trade.

  • Binh Thuan’s State budget collection realized over VND 8,396 trln in 10 months

    Updated at 14:51:01 11/14/2018 (Views: 44)

    BTO-According to report, State budget collection of Binh Thuan province in October is estimated at VND 600 billion, bringing the ten-month collection to reach VND 8.396.2 trillion, equivalent to 98.78% of the yearly estimate, up 2.22% from the same period of 2017.

  • State budget collection hits 1.1 quadrillion VND in 10 months

    Updated at 15:24:53 11/13/2018 (Views: 45)

    The Finance Ministry reported on November 12 that total State budget collection was estimated at 1.12 quadrillion VND in the January-October period, equivalent to 84.9 percent of the yearly estimates, and up 15.1 percent from the same time of 2017.

  • Vietnam among world’s top five competitive retail markets

    Updated at 10:03:29 11/08/2018 (Views: 42)

    Vietnam’s retail market is one of the top five competitive compared to others in the world, heard a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 7.

  • Deputy PM: Vietnam considers foreign firms part of its economy

    Updated at 10:38:39 11/06/2018 (Views: 49)

    Vietnam has always and will continue to consider foreign-invested enterprises as part of its economy, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told head of SME Business Switzerland at Credit Suisse Andreas Gerber during a reception in Hanoi on November 5.