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US attracts most Vietnamese investment in three months

 Vietnam invested 49.3 million USD abroad in the first three months of 2020, with the US being the biggest recipient. During the period, the country secured investment certificates for 27 projects worth 22.9 million USD, while six others were permitted

COVID-19: Domestic airlines reduce flight frequency

 The Ministry of Transport has agreed to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam’s proposal to limit domestic flights from Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City to other cities and provinces to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Domestic airlines are

HCM City seeks to ensure adequate goods supply in all circumstances

 Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade has coordinated with other government agencies, business groups and districts in the city to ensure supply of essential goods at stable prices amid the COVID-19 outbreak. It has asked production units

Businesses urged to cooperate to bring live pig price down

 Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen XuanCuong has urged livestock businesses to cooperate with the Government and with each other to bring the live pig price down from the current 75,000 VND (3.17 USD) to 70,000 VND per kg

Aerospace components manufacturing plant inaugurated in Da Nang

 The Sunshine aerospace components manufacturing facility was recently inaugurated in the central city of Da Nang, according to the Da Nang Hi-Tech Park and Industrial Zones Authority. The plant was built at the cost of 170 million USD invested by

Construction firms face difficulties due to COVID-19 pandemic

 The complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic have seriously affected a large number of enterprises, especially construction companies, as their business and production saw not very good results in the first quarter of 2020, according to a survey by the

Toyota Motor Vietnam suspends vehicle production

 Toyota Motor Vietnam (TMV) suspended vehicle production on March 30. Production resumption will depend on the outbreak situation, market demand, supply chain situation, stocks and the Government’s restriction regulations. TMV said the outbreak of COVID-19 had impacted all aspects of

Vietnam-Israel trade surpasses 236 million USD in two months

 Trade between Vietnam and Israel reached 236.58 million USD in the first two months of this year, according to the Vietnamese Trade Office in Israel. Vietnam’s export to the nation expanded 4.5 percent while its import was up 376.1 percent

SocTrang depends on efficient farming models to beat climate change

 Farmers in the Mekong Delta province of SocTrang have adopted many new farming models to adapt to climate change, which has helped them cope with the severe saltwater intrusion. They include farming shrimp or saline resistant crops in the dry

HTV Cycling Tournament delayed due to COVID-19

 The annual Ho Chi Minh City Television (HTV) Cycling Tournament will be delayed this year due to the coronavirus, organisers have announced. The tournament was scheduled for April 5-30. However, the postponement means that it would not finish on the