Vietnam launches first-ever White Book on businesses

11/07/2019 20:06

PSNews - The first ever White Book on Vietnamese businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 10, containing essential information assessing the development of enterprises across the country and in localities in the period from 2016 to 2018. 

Kien Giang's exports to foreign markets lag behind set plan

09/07/2019 19:56

During the first half of the year, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang experienced an export turnover increase of 1.45 per cent to over US$275 million in comparison to the same period last year, fulfilling only 40.4 per cent of the set target, according to the Kien Giang Department of Industry and Trade.

EVFTA boosts European investment and bilateral trade

07/07/2019 14:00

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is the first FTA that the EU has signed with a developing country in Asia. The newly-signed deal will bolster bilateral trade and investment of European businesses in Vietnam.

Risks emerge as Vietnamese exports enter US tariff crosshairs

06/07/2019 16:41

The US’s recent steel import tariffs on “made-in-Vietnam” steel products originating from the Republic of Korea and Taiwan (China) suggest that the US could turn its sights towards addressing its existing trade deficit with Vietnam, Fitch Solutions has warned.

Renowned automobile brands to join Vietnam Motor Show 2019

05/07/2019 22:04

The Vietnam Motor Show 2019 (VMS 2019), to be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre from October 23-27, will be a chance for local consumers to see latest models from many renowned automobile brands and breakthrough technologies in the industry. 

Vietnam a magnet to foreign investors

04/07/2019 20:31

 Vietnam has become more attractive to foreign investors than ever before as various freshly-inked new-generation free trade deals, including the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), are expected to facilitate trade and benefit foreign enterprises.

Vietnam’s growth to remain under pressure in 2019

04/07/2019 14:41

Fitch Solutions, a macro research unit of Fitch Group, maintains its forecast that Vietnam’s real GDP growth will come in at 6.5 per cent in 2019, a fall from 7.1 per cent in 2018, partly due to unfavourable base effects potentially occurring in the remainder of 2019 and slowing global demand.

CPTPP to advance Vietnamese farm produce’s foothold in global supply chain

03/07/2019 17:45

Agricultural firms should be keen to seek potential alliances with partners from CPTPP member countries in order to benefit from the transfer of cutting-edge technologies by the latter through the joint implementation of large-scale projects, thus deepening their penetration into regional and global supply chains.

Movitel chosen by WB to run $20.5 million project in Mozambique

03/07/2019 10:31

PSNews - Movitel, Viettel’s brand in Mozambique, was recently chosen by the World Bank as one of its partners to run a project to improve the quality of life and access to financial services for needy people in rural and remote areas of Mozambique.

Vietnam-Poland seek to enhance trade ties

02/07/2019 13:06

PSNews - According to experts, Vietnam’s free trade agreement with the EU would go a long way towards tapping the trade potential that exists with Poland.

Vietnam welcomes high-quality projects from Japan: PM

01/07/2019 16:07

Vietnam encourages high-quality projects invested by Japanese corporations, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said, pledging to organise regular dialogues to tackle difficulties for Japanese investors.

ILO, Bayer congratulate Vietnam, EU on signing free trade deal

01/07/2019 10:58

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has welcomed the signing of the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) on 30 June in Hanoi, which promotes the respect for fundamental labour rights as a basic condition for fair international trade.