Exports help lower trade deficit
(Feb 28, 2015)
A surge in exports has seen Viet Nam 's trade deficit drop sharply in
the first two months of the year, the General Statistics Office (GSO)
The health ministry is speeding up its equitisation plan, with eight medical enterprises expected to be equitised this year.
Viet Nam became the second largest footwear exporter to the US market
last year after China, accounting for 13.8 per cent of the US market
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will launch a national system for foreign investment on March 1.
HCM City's major economic indicators were positive in the first two
months of the year, with high growth in industry and trade, the
municipal People's Committee has said.
Doosan Heavy Industries Viet Nam (Doosan Vina) yesterday delivered the
first shipment of hi-tech pressure equipment to the Nghi Son Refinery
and Petrochemical project, being constructed in Thanh Hoa province.
The planning and investment ministry (MPI) will launch a national system for foreign investment on March 1.
The Bitexco Financial Tower, an architectural landmark in HCM
City, has been listed among the 50 most innovative buildings in the last
Vinpearl has proposed to construct a 54-hole golf course near the
Duong river in the Gia Lam and Long Bien districts of Ha Noi.
Transport Minister Dinh La Thang yesterday said his ministry expected
Long Thanh International Airport to cost around US$15.8 billion, drawn
from the State budget and outside sources.
The pilot scheme to sell the operation rights of Phu Quoc International
Airport should be speeded up this year, the Minister of Transport Dinh
La Thang has said.