Viet Nam ready to welcome FDI waves 17:00 | 12/05/2020

VGP – Although foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction showed signs of slowdown in the first four months of 2020, economic experts held that Viet Nam would welcome a new capital flow after the COVID-19 pandemic with many favorable opportunities.

Made-in-VN COVID-19 test kit obtains CE marking 15:23 | 21/04/2020

VGP – Phan Quoc Viet, Director of the Viet A Technology Joint Stock Company, said on April 21 that the made-in-Viet Nam COVID-19 test kit, co-developed by the company and the Military Medical Academy, has been certified as meeting European standards by the United Kingdom, whilst obtaining a Certificate of Free Sale (CFS) in Europe.

Businesses weather economic hardships 16:14 | 09/04/2020
VPG – Nearly 35,000 firms went bankrupt in the first quarter of this year due to COVID-19 epidemic, the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) reported.
Four Vietnamese billionaires named in Forbes 2020 list 20:05 | 08/04/2020

VGP - Forbes has released its annual list of the world’s billionaires including four billionaires from Viet Nam, one fewer compared to the 2019 list.

US becomes largest importer of VN’s tra fish in February 16:17 | 18/03/2020

VGP - The US surpassed China to become the biggest importer of Vietnamese tra fish in February, according to the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

FDI capital keeps flowing into VN 17:25 | 17/03/2020

VGP – In the first two months of 2020, the electricity, refrigeration and manufacturing industries continued to take the lead in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) to Viet Nam.

VN Airlines to ban passengers hiding COVID-19 truth 17:18 | 17/03/2020

VGP - National flag carrier Viet Nam Airlines will permanently ban passengers who attempt to hide their COVID-19-positive test from taking its flights.

Vietnamese chicken officially admitted into Russian market 14:57 | 17/03/2020

VGP – Immediately after Viet Nam allows the imports of pork from Russia, the Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (VPSS) has made an official announcement on allowing the imports of Viet Nam’s processed chicken into Russia.

VN’s e-commerce market projected to surpass US$ 17 bln by 2023 20:49 | 11/03/2020

VGP – Viet Nam’s e-commerce market was forecast to value US$ 17.3 billion by 2023 from US$ 9.4 billion in 2019, according to a forecast from data and analytics company GlobalData.  

Banks cut interest rates to support businesses amidst COVID-19 outbreak 17:52 | 11/03/2020

VGP – A series of commercial banks have launched credit packages on preferential loans with a view to supporting businesses amidst COVID-19 epidemic.