Reference exchange rate up 4 VND at week’s beginning

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,243 VND per USD on February 24, up 4 VND from the last working day of the previous week (February 21).

Pork market suffers from African swine fever

2/24/2020 9:42:59 AM

Việt Nam’s domestic pork supplies could fall by 20 to 35 per cent this year as a consequence of African swine fever, according to the Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development (IPSARD).

Reference exchange rate up 5 VND

2/21/2020 11:15:15 AM

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,239 VND per USD on February 21, up 5 VND from the previous day.

VN to simplify customs checks

2/21/2020 11:09:01 AM

Việt Nam plans to hasten the reform of customs checks to save time and costs for businesses and facilitate trade.

Việt Nam’s logistics wins in US-China trade war

2/19/2020 10:20:49 AM

Falling one place to 11th in the global index of emerging logistics markets, Việt Nam was still seen as a clear winner in the US-China trade war.

25 years of Vietnam Social Insurance: Towards the people

2/17/2020 4:23:37 PM

By the end of 2019, the total compulsory social insurance revenue of the whole sector reached VND 242,982 billion (an increase of nearly 312 times compared to 1995)

Fisheries sector grapples with impact of COVID-19

2/17/2020 10:58:21 AM

The fisheries sector of Vietnam is facing an array of difficulties as the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has led to contracted exports.

Binh Phuoc farmers see good cashew crop, but lower prices

2/17/2020 10:55:43 AM

Farmers in Binh Phuoc province have begun to harvest their cashew crop and yields are higher than last year because of favourable weather and the efforts of authorities and farmers to prevent diseases.

Gov’t to issue lists of preferential tariffs under EVFTA

2/17/2020 10:49:05 AM

The Government is set to issue a decree on the lists of preferential export tariffs and special preferential import tariffs to implement the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) when the deal comes into force in Vietnam.

More than 800 firms stop operating or scale down because of coronavirus

2/17/2020 10:23:38 AM

More than 800 businesses and 8,700 employees have been affected by the novel coronavirus epidemic, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

The ministry has just released a report on the impact of coronavirus.

PM Phúc allows border gates to re-open

2/17/2020 10:21:42 AM

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc approved the resumption of imports, exports and transport of goods through three sub-border gates between Việt Nam and China to help local firms.