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EVFTA expected to be signed late 2018

28/07/2018 17:09

Bernd Lange, Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade, has said he expects the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to be signed at the Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in October or sometime in November this year.

Ministry predicts 2017 export growth

13/01/2017 13:43

Products including telephones and spare parts, garment and textiles, electronics and computers are expected to bring highest export turnover to the country in 2017, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

VN firms must communicate with each other

03/10/2016 13:22

HCM City – Vietnamese business community is known as a group of hard-working and creative people, but linkages among the community’s members and connections between the business community and authorities are not developed enough to internationally integrate and compete.

Building brand name for Vietnam’s coffee

15/08/2018 21:36

Vietnam is one of the largest coffee producers in the world, earning more than 3 billion USD from the export of coffee bean each year, but the country mainly sells beans as material with low added value. 

Vietnam to host International Real Estate Conference 2018 in September

15/08/2018 20:32

As many as 200 foreign delegates – including heads of the world’s leading real estate associations, developers, and speakers – and nearly 1,000 domestic officials, economists, and enterprises, have registered to join the International Real Estate Conference (IREC) 2018 that will take place in Hanoi from September 5-7.

Can Tho, US extend multifaceted cooperation

11/08/2018 17:03

US Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Mary Tarnowka has expressed her wishes to further promote trade with the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho in the field of agriculture, thereby enabling firms from the Mekong Delta and Can Tho in particular to boost their exports to the US. 

Food, beverage, packing expos underway in HCM City

08/08/2018 22:03

As many as 550 businesses from 20 nations and territories are presenting their products at the 22nd International Exhibition on Food and Beverage and the 22nd International Exhibition on Food Processing, Packing Technology and Equipment (VietFood & Beverage – ProPack), that opened in HCM City on August 8.

VN currency suffers from US-China trade war

24/07/2018 21:36

The Government will have to decide either to devalue the Vietnamese dong further against the US dollar to support exports and avoid cheaper Chinese goods to flood in the local market, or keep the dollar/dong exchange rate stable to avoid increased public debt and control inflation as the US-China trade war accelerates.

VN-Index rises over 21 points

18/07/2018 20:35

The VN-Index of the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) rose 21.12 points on July 18, with 223.9 million shares worth over 4.9 trillion VND (211 million USD) traded. 

Tax, investment changes concern foreign firms

12/07/2018 20:54

The changes in tax policy and investment incentives are the issues of greatest concern for foreign investors in Vietnam, said Bui Ngoc Tuan, Deputy General Director of the Audit and Advisory firm Deloitte Vietnam at a workshop on in Hanoi on July 10.

Over 64,500 new enterprises set up in first half of 2018

02/07/2018 19:33

As many as 64,531 new enterprises have been set up in the first half of 2018 with a total registered capital of 649 trillion VND (28.6 billion USD), up 5.3 percent and 8.9 percent from the same period last year, respectively.

Manufacturing firms perform better in Q2

28/06/2018 22:25

Up to 82.6 percent of the processing and manufacturing enterprises said they enjoyed a more stable and better business operation in the second quarter of the year, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam.