Shrimp exports may exceed 4 billion USD this year

03/03/2021 18:18

Positive signs have been seen in shrimp exports since the beginning of this year and alongside a host of favourable conditions regarding market demand, the target of earning 4 billion USD from exports has been deemed “within reach”.

US emerges as largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

03/03/2021 10:50

The United States surpassed China to become the largest importer of Vietnamese agricultural products during the initial two months of the year, with export turnover reaching over US$2 billion, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Gov't ensures dual targets of pandemic prevention, economic development

02/03/2021 21:58

The COVID-19 prevention and control work needs to ensure the twin targets of pandemic prevention and economic recovery and development so as not to affect production and business activities, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai said at the Government’s regular press conference on March 2.

Vietnamese and Japanese firms receive support to expand operations

02/03/2021 10:45

The Japan Trade Promotion Organisation (JETRO) will host an online scheme on March 3 in Hanoi aimed at connecting Japanese businesses in the field of manufacturing and production, known as Monozukuri in Japanese to facilitate co-operation amid the negative impacts caused the COVID-19 pandemic.

UK investors eye renewable energy in Vietnam

27/02/2021 20:03

Investors from the UK were showing significant interest in investing in renewable energy projects in Vietnam, especially wind power, expecting the Vietnamese Government to introduce long-term support policies as well as simplification of procedures for project implementation.

Trade ministry helping Hai Duong farmers sell product

24/02/2021 18:50

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is working to connect enterprises and localities facing COVID-19 outbreaks to ensure goods are consumed, especially agricultural produce in virus-hit areas.

Businesses urged to capitalise on opportunities to increase exports

22/02/2021 13:58

Local businesses have been advised to diversify their markets to intensify import and export activities this year, alongside maximising the benefits of free trade agreements (FTAs), restructuring export products, developing stronger brands, whilst grasping market information and changes in the policies of importers, according to insiders.

European businesses optimistic about Vietnam economy

19/02/2021 15:33

European Business Leaders are more optimistic about Vietnam’s trade and investment than at any point since the outbreak of COVID-19, according to the Business Climate Index from the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham).

Imports and exports of FDI sector enjoy sharp increase in January

18/02/2021 12:42

The total import and export value of foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises in January saw a surge of 60.1% to US$39.16 billion, equivalent to an increase of US$14.69 billion, according to figures compiled by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam’s success in attracting FDI in 2020 despite COVID-19

15/02/2021 09:14

PSNews - Due to the impact of COVID-19 epidemic, investment flows worldwide in 2020 decreased by 40%. Still Vietnam was an exception as foreign investors kept looking for investment opportunities and expanding their investment in the S-shaped country.

Fruit and vegetable exports decline by 7.6% in January

08/02/2021 13:40

Vietnamese fruit and vegetable exports in January endured a drop of 7.6% to US$260 million compared to the same period from last year, largely due to unpredictable developments relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).