Garment export likely to rise 20.5% 19:14 | 09/08/2011

 VGP - Việt Nam is likely to make an export turnover of US $13.5 billion from garment and textile in 2011, up 20.5% against 2010, according to the latest forecast by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Seafood export up 24.8% in 7 months 10:16 | 05/08/2011

VGP - Seafood exports rose 24.8% to US $3.1 billion in the first 7 months of this year, according to the Việt Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).

PM raises central tasks for new Cabinet 16:05 | 31/07/2011

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng, who has been re-elected for the second term has an article figuring out central tasks for the new term of the Vietnamese Government. The following is the full translation of the article.  

Enormous investment in rural development 06:47 | 12/07/2011

VGP – The total investment capital in agriculture and rural development is estimated at VND 290,000 billion in the 2009-2011 period, according to the Government.

PM figures out measures for pulling down prices 20:30 | 09/07/2011

VGP – Prime Minister Nguyễn Tấn Dũng on Saturday called on all ministries, localities and big businesses to quickly take effective measures to pull down prices.

Export turnover to hit US $85.5 bln in 2011 15:03 | 04/07/2011

VGP – The total export turnover is estimated to reach around US $84.5-85.5 billion this year, making a year-on-year increase of 17%-18.4%, which is also higher than the National Assembly’s target by US $6.1 billion, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

PM talks key priorities in second half 17:58 | 01/07/2011

VGP – The Government will continue to focus on curbing inflation, stabilizing macro-economy, and ensuring social welfare in the second half of 2011, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng affirmed.

Competitive power market kick-starts 15:59 | 01/07/2011

VGP – The Ministry of Trade and Industry on July 1 officially launched the competitive power generation market.

VN to have more new style communes by 2020 08:47 | 01/07/2011

VGP – The Vietnamese Government has set the target of increasing the percentage of communes satisfying the criteria of new-style rural areas to 20% and 50% by 2015 and 2020, respectively.

Trade deficit falls in June 07:59 | 01/07/2011

VGP - Trade deficit in June stood at only US $400 million, the lowest since September 2010, according to the General Statistics Office.