Monthly Archives: September 2014

France helps cope with climate change

18:06 | 30/09/2014

VGP – The Ministry of Finance and the French Agency for Development on Tuesday signed a credit agreement under which France will provide a €20 million loan for Viet Nam to cope with climate change.

The French Agency for

Eximbank awarded ‘Best Bank in VN’

17:11 | 30/09/2014

VGP – Viet Nam Export Import Joint Stock Commercial Bank (Eximbank) has been awarded “Best Bank in Viet Nam 2014” by the world’s leading financial magazine Euromoney.

At present, Eximbank’s market

Trade exchange between Vietnamese and Indian garment businesses held

10:37 | 30/09/2014

VGP - Nearly  to 160 garment and textile enterprises from Viet Nam and India gathered at a recent seminar in the northern province of Nam Dinh to share information and seek partnership opportunities.

State Governor talks about NPLs

09:24 | 30/09/2014

VGP – State Governor of Viet Nam Nguyen Van Binh on Monday clarified a number of issues relevant to the efficiency of the Viet Nam Asset Management Company as well as the settlement of non-performing loans (NPLs) at

Purchasing power picks up slightly in September

21:01 | 29/09/2014

VGP – Viet Nam's total retail sales and service revenues valued VND 244.5 trillion in September, representing a month-on-month increase of 0.7% and a year-on-year surge of 9.1%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

In the ninth month, retail sale was

Ha Long Bay named in world’s greatest coastline list

20:13 | 29/09/2014

VGP - Ha Long Bay of Viet Nam has been selected as one of the 12 greatest coastlines in the world by US travel website WhenOnEarth.

Photo by: Far Lang via Panoramio

WhenOnEarth said

Economic review in first nine months

14:32 | 29/09/2014

VGP – In the January-September period, Viet Nam attained significant achievements in maintaining the macro-economic stability,  curbing inflation and guaranteeing a reasonable growth rate.

Key economic norms - Source: The General Statistics Office

In the reviewed period, GDP growth rate

Industrial sector on the rise

11:45 | 29/09/2014

VGP – The industrial sector posted a year-on-year growth rate of 6.44% in the first nine months but yet completely recovered.  

Source: The General Statistics Office

Industrial production was projected to gain a higher growth rate in Q4.

The processing and manufacturing

Australia to open door for Vietnamese litchi

11:41 | 29/09/2014

VGP – The Australian Government is finalizing   procedures for the import of Vietnamese litchi, according to the Vietnamese Commercial Affair Office in Australia.

Illustration photo

The Office reported that Australia is one of the countries which apply the hardest quarantine regulations in the

Parade raises awareness of gender imbalance at birth

08:37 | 29/09/2014

VGP – A parade was held on September 28 in Ha Noi to demonstrate efforts to address the imbalance at birth in Viet Nam.

The parade to resolve the imbalance at birth in Viet Nam, September