Wide door for Vietnamese rice export


With improved product quality and consecutive win of export contracts, doors are wide open for Vietnamese rice. According to the General Department of Vietnam Customs, rice export grew 23.8% in volume to over 2.2 million tonnes, earning US$1.11 billion, up 39.7% in value in the first four months of this year, a high figure over the past five years.

Italian coffee producers highly evaluate Vietnamese coffee beans


Italian coffee producers highly evaluated Vietnamese coffee beans as they are essential ingredients of their products, Mario Vicentini from Comunicaffe International, an Italian daily newspaper about coffee, told Vietnam News Agency reporters at Milano Coffee Festival.

EVFTA – a push for Vietnam-EU economic relations


The upcoming valid EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will create a strong driving force for fostering Vietnam – EU comprehensive economic partnership via the abolition of 99% of import tariffs in the next 7-10 years.

Vietnam’s economy sees signs of steady growth


The national economy is displaying signs of stable growth, according to a government report presented by Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh at the 14th-tenure National Assembly’s fifth session, which opened in Hanoi on May 21.

Party mass mobilisation commission delegation visits Netherlands


The delegation of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation led by its deputy head Tran Thi Bich Thuy has paid a working visit to the Netherlands to review work related to Vietnamese people in the European country.

Vietnam attends second Asia-Europe Political Forum


Vietnam actively joined in discussions of the second Meeting of the Asia-Europe Political Forum (AEPF) and the 30th Meeting of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) Standing Committee, which took place on May 17-19 in London, the UK.