VN has additional 47 rice exporters 12:13 | 06/01/2020

VGP – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has granted additional 47 rice export licenses, bringing the total number of rice exporters to 182. 

Agriculture-forestry-aquaculture exports up 3.2% 15:20 | 04/01/2020

VGP – Viet Nam gained nearly US$4 billion from exporting agriculture-forestry-aquaculture products in December 2019, bringing this year's total export value to US$41.3 billion, up 3.2% against the previous year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Viet Nam reaps “sweet fruits” of reforms 16:38 | 03/01/2020

VGP – While many economies in Asia and Asia-Pacific reported a decline in competitiveness, Viet Nam jumped ten places to 67th among 141 economies in the 2019 Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) rankings recently issued by the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Private sector is thriving in the Vietnamese market economy 14:53 | 03/01/2020

VGP – Developing private economy into an important driver of the market economy in Viet Nam is the result of a process of renovating the economic development mindset and summarizing the reality of over 30 years of the Party’s Doi Moi (Reform) policy, while selectively building on the mankind’s achievements in developing the market economy.

VN sends 147,387 workers abroad in 2019 15:56 | 02/01/2020

VGP – Viet Nam sent 147,387 workers abroad in 2019, making the sixth consecutive year that the country made en export of over 100,000 laborers, the Department of Overseas Labor reported. 

Working group on business reform to be set up 11:51 | 02/01/2020

VGP – The Prime Minister will set up a special working group to promote reform, perfect the business environment with a view to cutting 20% of governmental and ministerial documents and at least 20% of business costs on law enforcement. 

Boosting noncash payment in VN 17:15 | 31/12/2019

 VGP – Over recent times, non-cash payment has brought huge benefits to the economy, businesses, as well as users in Viet Nam.

VN-EAEU: Positive transformations after three years of implementing FTA 15:46 | 31/12/2019

VGP – Since taking effect in 2016, the Free Trade Agreement between Viet Nam and the Eurasian Economic Union (VN-EAEU FTA) has contributed significantly to the strong growth of two-way trade between Viet Nam and EAEU countries compared to previously.

Number of new firms in 2019 sets new record 11:10 | 30/12/2019

VGP – The number of new firms established in 2019 set a new record of 138,100 with registered capital per enterprise averaged VND12.5 billion, the highest figure recorded over the recent years, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Infographic: Trade surplus hits unprecedented record high 10:42 | 30/12/2019

VGP – Viet Nam’s trade surplus is expected at US$ 9.94 billion in 2019 which is an unprecedented high level in four consecutive years, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung.