About related sectors

El Nino causes estimated loss of 12 billion VND for Long An province

El Nino has aggravated drought and salinisation in the Mekong Delta province of Long An, affecting nearly 3,300 hectares of rice in Can Duoc and Can Giuoc districts.
2016 may trump last year's FDI record

Early promising signs are fanning hopes for the reiteration in 2016 of last year’s record-breaking level of disbursed foreign direct investment, which stood at US$14.5 billion.
Trade Counselors meet in HCM City

On February 22, the Ministry of Industry and Trade organized a Conference of Trade Counselors in Ho Chi Minh city discussing trade activities.
Food safety conference convenes in HCM City

A conference was convened in Ho Chi Minh City on February 22 aiming to raise the business community’s awareness on the importance of improving their compliance with food safety and hygiene export requirements.
Upturn in rice exports early this year

Rice exports made a breakthrough in January with an estimated volume of 495,000 tons worth US$218 million, up 56.7% in volume and 46% in value against last year’s same period.
Vietnam makes constructive contributions to ASEAN-US relations

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left California on February 17 (Vietnam time), successfully concluding his trip to the US to attend the ASEAN-US Summit at the Sunnylands Centre in California.
Cultivating sustainable agriculture in Vietnam

Agriculture is poised to drive a new era of economic growth for Vietnam, if the nation focuses on revolutionizing how smallholder farms are operated and implements needed institutional reforms, say experts.
Survey reveals how Vietnamese consumers plan on spending for Tet

Vietnamese consumers will dedicate most of their spending to themselves and the household during the upcoming Tet (Vietnam’s Lunar New Year) holiday, a TNS survey has found.
Vietnam’s economic freedom index rises

Vietnam’s economic freedom index went up 2.3 points compared to last year and reached the overall score of 54, reported the Heritage Foundation in its recently published 2016 Index of Economic Freedom.
Government issues resolution on TPP signing

The Vietnamese Government agreed to sign the “Trans-Pacific Partnership” agreement with Resolution 09/NQ-CP issued on February 2.

Back to Top