Vietnam’s shrimp exports are forecast to reach $3.7 billion this year, posting an year-on-year increase of 9.8 percent, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.
The agro product trade value between Vietnam and China reached over $9.8 billion in the first nine months of 2020, said the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority .
Vietnam’s largest city received $4 billion remittances during the first nine months of the year, up two percent despite the severe impacts from the global public health crisis.
Exxon Mobil and Japan's biggest power generator, JERA, have agreed to build a power station and import facilities for LNG to fuel it in Haiphong, the companies said on Wednesday.
- Vietnam-China agro product trade hits over $9.8 billion in nine months 1
- Nine-month remittances to Ho Chi Minh City rises 2% to $4bln despite pandemic 2
- Exxon, Japan's JERA to build LNG-to-power project in Vietnam 3
- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Vietnam this week 4
- Natural disasters cost Vietnam $11bln annually, World Bank says 5
- German firm hopes to build $1.5 bln offshore wind farm in central Vietnam 6
US Secretary of State Michael Richard Pompeo will pay an official visit to Vietnam from October 29-30 at the invitation of Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
Natural disasters cost Vietnam an estimated annual losses at around $11 billion in purchasing power parity terms, World Bank said in a recent report.
Binh Dinh Province has given approval to a German company to study the possibility of building the country’s second offshore wind power plant.
Vietnam’s e-commerce growth reached 32 percent last year and averaged about 30 percent annually since 2016, according to a report by the Vietnam e-Commerce Association.
The US Customs and Border Protection has confirmed that Mseafood, a unit of Vietnam’s shrimp producer Minh Phu export Indian-origin frozen shrimp to avoid anti-dumping duties.
The General Department of Taxation has asked streaming giant Netflix to furnish details about its revenues in Vietnam since its entry in 2016 to assess its taxes.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has encouraged Samsung Electronics to build a semiconductor plant in Vietnam.
Gunma Bank, one of biggest banks in Japan plans to open a representative office in Ho Chi Minh City, as part of its strategy to enter the Southeast Asian market, Nikkei reported.
As of 4:00 pm on Monday, floods caused by heavy rains claimed 102 lives and 26 others were missing in central localities, official data showed.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and his Vietnamese counterpart, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, have agreed to resume regular flights between two countries.
Death toll from the recent severe flooding in the central region reached 84 while 38 others were missing as of 6pm of October 18.
Samsung's Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee will visit Vietnam this week, where he is expected to meet Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to seek support to expand in the country, Yonhap reported.