Vietnamese longans make inroads into meticulous markets

04/08/2020 22:02

The northern province of Hai Duong is anticipated to ship a batch of 250 tonnes of longans to the European, Australian, and Singaporean markets during the harvest season this year, according to local authorities.

Experts: EVFTA looks towards sustainable development

01/08/2020 22:24

The European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) not only promotes trade and investment growth between Vietnam and the EU but also creates a driving force to boost cooperation in improving growth quality, towards sustainable development, experts said.

Apparel sector must solve material problem before EVFTA takes effect

31/07/2020 15:28

With the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) set to come into force on August 1, it is considered a great opportunity for the Vietnamese textile and apparel industry, despite concerns that the rules of fabric origin will make it tough for local products to enjoy the benefits of the trade deal.

Thailand moves to reduce pork exports to Vietnam

29/07/2020 20:35

The Ministry of Commerce of Thailand has initiated plans to reduce pork exports to regional countries, including Vietnam, following an escalation in terms of domestic pork prices.

Vietnam imposes tariffs on foreign plastic film

26/07/2020 23:18

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has applied anti-dumping measures on some products with bi-axially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film originating from China, Thailand and Malaysia.

Son La exports 30 tonnes of locally-grown longans to China

25/07/2020 19:02

 The northern mountainous province of Son La said it has just exported 30 tonnes of locally-grown longans to China, one of its farm produce consumers, opening the door for this kind of fruit to penetrate the huge lucrative market.

Deputy PM calls for selective FDI attraction

24/07/2020 16:24

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has said that as Vietnam’s stature has increasingly improved it is now time for the country to be more selective in its FDI attraction efforts.

European firms more positive about Vietnam’s business climate

22/07/2020 22:23

European businesses are more positive about Vietnam’s trade and investment environment in the first few months after COVID-19, the Business Climate Index (BCI) unveiled by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) on July 22 showed.