​US-China trade war to help or hurt Vietnam’s economy?

20/06/2018 18:36

The trade dispute between the US and China, two of Vietnam’s top trading partners, could leave both positive and negative impacts on the country, as well as other Southeast Asian nations, business insiders and experts forewarned.

Preventive measures to deal with trade defence

19/06/2018 20:37

When tariff barriers are reduced, there is a trend among some nations to strengthen trade protectionism for their domestic industries by applying trade defence measures.

Lang Son to host Chi Lang Custard Apple Festival

19/06/2018 16:33

A festival to honour Chi Lang custard apples will be held in northern Lang Son province in mid-August prior to the launch of Lang Son specialities and custard-apple week in Hanoi.

Vietnam-EAEU FTA produces positive outcomes

19/06/2018 15:30

Officials of Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) lauded the upbeat outcomes brought about by the EAEU – Vietnam free trade agreement (EAEU – Vietnam FTA) in more than one year and a half since it took effect.

Cashew industry suffers from weakness

17/06/2018 13:35

Vietnam is expected to remain the world’s No. 1 cashew nut exporter in 2018 with a global market share of 65%, but local cashew enterprises have operated inefficiently, facing numerous problems, including shortages of raw materials and thin profit margins, Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper reported.

Domestic banks adapt to fourth industrial revolution

16/06/2018 21:03

Amidst the fourth industrial revolution, domestic banks have actively invested in technologies to improve their products, services and governance, Vice Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Kim Anh told a seminar in Hanoi on June 15.

Localities promote litchi trading

16/06/2018 20:06

Bac Giang and Hai Duong province, Vietnam’s litchi hub, farmers are busily preparing for harvesting. The authorities have stepped up trade promotion programs inside and outside the country.

VASEP urges Gov’t to protect Vietnam shrimp

15/06/2018 22:15

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has asked the Government to strengthen the control of temporary imports for re-export of shrimp from India and Ecuador.

Vietnam’s economic prospects improve further

15/06/2018 09:50

Vietnam's economic growth momentum remains robust and is accompanied by broad macroeconomic stability. According to Taking Stock, the World Bank’s latest economic update for Vietnam. 

Local wind power tempting despite low incentives

14/06/2018 13:00

Investors are keeping their faith in Vietnam’s wind power sector, even though it is not taking off due to an unbankable purchase power agreement, seven years after the government released the incentives for wind power projects.