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Vietnam to scrap crude oil import tax

9/20/2019 10:45:27 AM

Dung Quat Refinery in Quang Ngai Province, central Vietnam. Photo courtesy of Binh Son Refinery and Petrochemical.

Phones, components top export items to Rok in eight months

9/20/2019 10:34:50 AM

Phones and components led all export items to the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the first eight months of 2019, accounting for 26.4 percent of total shipments, data of the General Department of Customs showed.

Revenue from pepper exports to Germany soar despite falling prices

9/20/2019 10:31:49 AM

Though Vietnam’s revenue from pepper exports experienced drops in most foreign markets, those to Germany soared during the first seven months of 2019, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority.

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Vietnam predicted to maintain status as ASEAN’s bright spot in trade in 2019

9/23/2019 11:10:52 AM

In the first eight months of 2019, Vietnam’s total trade value reached US$340 billion, up 8.9% year-on-year, leading to a trade surplus of US$5.2 billion during the period.

Vietnam trade ministry expects moderate export growth at year-end 2019

9/16/2019 1:56:36 PM

In the January – August period, trade turnover stood at US$169.98 billion, up 7.3% year-on-year, which is lower than the growth rates recorded in the same period in 2017 and 2018 (19.9% and 16.7%, respectively).

State domestic revenue rises 14% to US$34.8 billion in eight months

9/16/2019 10:54:49 AM

The State budget’s domestic revenue in the first eight months of 2019 is estimated at VNĐ808.8 trillion (US$34.8 billion), according to the Ministry of Finance.

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Vietnam starts construction new national expressway

9/23/2019 11:21:54 AM

In the 2021 – 2025 period, Vietnam targets to have at least 2,000 kilometers of expressway and by 2025, the figure would be 4,000 kilometers stretching from northern province of Lang Son to the southernmost province of Ca Mau.

Vietnam ranks 8th among world’s top 29 economies to invest in

9/23/2019 11:15:44 AM

State-owned enterprises and agriculture, which once monopolized the economy, are losing prominence as the nation works to achieve sustainable development through more open trade and industry.

European firms to support Vietnam to develop world-leading agriculture sector

9/23/2019 11:12:50 AM

Stronger relations between the Vietnamese and European business communities are vital to unlock the full potential of the EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, helping Vietnam join the 15 most advanced countries in agriculture by 2030.