Monthly Archives: March 2015

VIB named a leading Asian Trade Bank

17:16 | 31/03/2015

VGP - The Viet Nam International Bank (VIB) will be honoured by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on April 22 as one of the top Trade Finance Banks in Asia, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) today announced.

Tay Ninh, Svayrieng prepare for one-stop border customs check

16:51 | 31/03/2015 VGP - The southwest province of Tay Ninh and its neighbouring Cambodian province of Svayrieng along with the Ministries of Transport of Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed on the building of two goods storage sites for joint customs

VN to cut taxes to Japanese goods to zero

16:00 | 31/03/2015

VGP - Thousands of goods imported from Japan will enjoy a 0% tariff beginning April 1, according to the Ministry of Finance (MOF).

 Shoppers are seen at a Japanese supermarket

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Central Da Nang city has new bridge

15:14 | 31/03/2015

VGP - A three-level rail and road flyover was inaugurated on March 29 in the central city of Da Nang, costing US$93 million to build.

Located on the National Highway 1A

SOEs operation to be announced publicly

16:37 | 30/03/2015

VGP – The Ministry of Planning and Investment is drafting a Decree on announcing information about State-owned enterprises (SOEs).

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The announcement of information about the SOEs is regarded as an effective tool for

Nha Trang to host 2015 Miss Universe VN

16:20 | 30/03/2015

 VGP - The semi- and final rounds of the 2015 Miss Universe Viet Nam pageant will take place in the central province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang city in August.

The Ministry of

Binh Duong enjoys US$600 million trade surplus in Q1

15:21 | 30/03/2015

VGP – The southern province of Binh Duong enjoyed a trade surplus of US$591 million in the first quarter of 2015.

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The province’s export and import hit US$4.219 billion and US$3.628 billion, up 15.6%

VN, Japan cooperate in science, technology

15:18 | 30/03/2015

VGP – The fourth meeting of the Viet Nam-Japan Joint Committee on Science and Technology was held in Ha Noi on March 29.

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The meeting focused on hi-tech agriculture, environmentally-friendly technology, climate change

VN's coffee favoured in Singapore

15:34 | 28/03/2015

VGP - Vietnamese coffee accounted for one-fourth of Singapore’s total coffee import volume in 2014, marking its strong foothold in the regional market.

Annual export revenue of Vietnamese coffee and tea

More than US$3 bln in FDI disbursed in Q1

16:10 | 27/03/2015

VGP – Viet Nam disbursed US$3.05 billion in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the first quarter of 2015, a year-on-year increase of 7%, according to the Foreign Investment agency, under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

March 2015