Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park in the southern province of Binh Duong

Singapore registers to invest over $41.38 billion in Vietnam

Singapore has 1,918 valid investment projects in Vietnam with the total registered capital of US$41.38 billion by the end of August, ranking third out of 122 nations and territories investing in the country.
Tien Sa wharf of Da Nang port in the central city of Da Nang city (Photo: VNA)

Tien Sa wharf in Da Nang to be inaugurated in November

Tien Sa wharf of Da Nang port in the central city of Da Nang city will be completed and put into operation in late November, four months ahead of the plan, said the Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines).
Illustrative image. (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam’s exports to Algeria grow 17 percent in nine months

Vietnam’s exports to Algeria were estimated at nearly US$ 240.9 million in the first three quarters of 2017, an increase of 17 percent from the same period last year, according to the Trade Office of Vietnam in Algeria.
Nguyễn Hoàng Linh, deputy director of Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality under the MoST, speaks at the workshop. — Photo khampha.vn

Ministries to cut barriers for import-export goods

The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) will propose solutions to the Government to renovate specialised inspection activities in order to create a favourable environment for the business community while ensuring control over the quality of goods and protecting consumers.
Green peel pomelo has been favorite export item (Photo: SGGP)

Vegetable, fruit export import turnover strongly increases

Vegetable and fruit export turnover raised 44.2 percent to reach US$2.64 billion since early this year while import was up 78.2 percent to hit $1.53 billion, creating a trade surplus of $1.49 billion.
 
Vietnam has significant room to promote inclusive finance, given 70 percent of its population is living in rural areas and many are locked out of the conventional banking system due to low income (Photo: VNA)

Banks urged to serve low earners

Vietnam has significant room to promote inclusive finance, given 70 percent of its population is living in rural areas and many are locked out of the conventional banking system due to low income, experts have said.