US firm pours capital in cross-border e-commerce project in Binh Duong

Global growth investor Warburg Pincus with headquarters in New York, the US, has decided to invest in a cross-border e-commerce project in the southern province of Binh Duong.   Covering 75 hectares, the project will include high-tech factories, warehouse, customs bonded warehouse, showrooms and offices.   Charles R Kaye, director general of Warburg Pincus, said […]

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Dak Lak receives foreign aid worth over 6.5 million USD in 2020-2021

The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak raised more than 6.5 million USD worth of foreign aid during 2020-2021, as heard a conference on September 28.   The conference, held for the first time, offered a virtual and face-to-face platform for Dak Lak authorities and 24 domestic and foreign donors.   According to a report, […]

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Zhejiang int’l trade exhibition, export fair kick off in Hanoi

The Chinese province of Zhejiang opened its international trade exhibition and 10th export fair in Hanoi on September 28.   The events are held at the International Centre of Exhibition in Hoan Kiem district by the Zhejiang Department of Commerce, the Yuanda International Exhibition Co. Ltd, and the Vietnam National Trade Fair & Advertising Company […]

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Reference exchange rate unchanged on September 28

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate for the US dollar at 23,346 VND/USD on September 28, unchanged from the previous day.   With the current trading band of  +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applicable to commercial banks during the day is 24,046 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,646 VND/USD.   […]

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Vietnamese culture, tourism introduced in Malaysia

A seminar to introduce Vietnamese culture and tourism to Malaysian people was held in Kuala Lumpur on September 28.   The event was hosted by the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia in coordination with the Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (MATTA) and the Vietnam Tourism Exchange  (VNTE). It is the first tourism promotion event […]

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More protection of wild birds needed during migration season

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on September 27 asked city and provincial people’s committees, as well as forest protection agencies, to strengthen inspections of the hunting, trading and consumption of wild birds.   During the migratory season (from September to April next year), the hunting and trade of wild birds is forecast to […]

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