HCM City industrial production slows down

HCM City’s industrial production grew by 7 per cent in the first half of the year, almost exactly the same as a year ago, according to the city Department of Industry and Trade.

Local enterprises pump nearly US$93 billion into Vietnam economy in H1

7/23/2019 9:58:43 AM

The Hanoitimes - The number of newly-established enterprises in Vietnam in the first six months of 2019 reached a five-year-high of 67,000 with registered capital of VND870 trillion (US$37.54 billion).

Vietnam's 2019 economic growth expected to beat target

7/23/2019 9:36:09 AM

The Hanoitimes - Despite economic slowdown in the first half of 2019, Vietnam’s GDP growth is on track to beat the target set for 2019.

Expert urges transparent origin of Vietnam products to avoid US punishment

7/23/2019 9:27:05 AM

The Hanoitimes - Vietnam’s certification is only a source of reference for US customs, as they have their own measures to check the origin of export products.

5 factors laying foundation for Vietnam’s economic outlook: IMF

7/23/2019 9:25:47 AM

The Hanoitimes - Looking ahead to the longer term, Vietnam will face risks related to aging, climate change, and digitalization.

IMF predicts Vietnam’s GDP growth at 6.5% in 2019

7/23/2019 9:23:45 AM

The Hanoitimes - Over the medium term, growth is expected to slow down to a more sustainable pace of growth of 6.5%.

Vietnam’s finance ministry proposes waiving corporate tax for micro firms

7/23/2019 9:20:52 AM

The Hanoitimes - The tax exemption could reduce the state budget revenue by VND9.2 trillion (US$396 million) per year, but lay a foundation for micro and small enterprises to develop in the long term.

Vietnam targets to have 100,000 agribusinesses by 2030

7/23/2019 9:13:11 AM

The Hanoitimes - Vietnam’s agricultural sector is facing three major challenges, including low productivity, risks from climate change, and fierce competition from the global integration process.

Foreign investors get dual benefits from Vietnam’s new FTAs

7/23/2019 9:09:32 AM

The Hanoitimes - The agreement’s new rules of origin will make it easier to trade products tariff-free when they include inputs from other countries the EU has trade agreements with.

Seafood processors sounding out foreign investors

7/22/2019 3:38:47 PM

Many local seafood processors hope to secure foreign investment to fund their future expansion plans.

Domestic industry needs technology transfer

7/22/2019 3:32:00 PM

Vietnamese enterprises need more opportunities to get technology transfers from foreign investment activities and join ventures with foreign partners for sustainable development of the domestic industry.