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EU condoles with Vietnam over typhoon losses

EU condoles with Vietnam over typhoon losses

The European Union (EU)’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on November 8 issued a joint statement sending condolences to Vietnam over losses caused by recent typhoon Damrey.

UK eyes bilateral trade deal with Vietnam

UK eyes bilateral trade deal with Vietnam

An official from the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office has reaffirmed her country’s commitment to signing a bilateral trade agreement with Vietnam after it leaves the European Union.

More efforts needed to enforce EU-Vietnam FTA

More efforts needed to enforce EU-Vietnam FTA

The European Union wants to ratify the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement in 2018 and put it into force as soon as possible. This is the main theme of a seminar held in Brussels, Belgium recently.

Vietnam’s seven-month export revenue up 18.7%

Vietnam’s seven-month export revenue up 18.7%

Vietnam’s total export earnings hit US$17.5 billion in July, bringing the seven-month total to US$115.2 billion, up 18.7% annually, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Dong Nai posts US$700 million trade surplus

Dong Nai posts US$700 million trade surplus

VOV.VN - The southern province of Dong Nai recorded a trade surplus of US$700 million for the six months running up to July of 2017 according to the provincial People’s Committee.

Shrimp value chain a must: Experts

Shrimp value chain a must: Experts

Vietnam needs to develop an equitable and sustainable shrimp production chain, Dinh Xuan Lap, Deputy Director of the International Collaborating Centre for Aquaculture and Fisheries Sustainability (ICAFIS), said.

Garment exports grow despite hurdles

Garment exports grow despite hurdles

The domestic garment industry has faced many challenges in exporting to key markets, such as the European Union (EU) and the United States, but it still has a chance of achieving its export target this year, according to experts.

Vietnam-Netherlands relations enjoy growth

Vietnam-Netherlands relations enjoy growth

The relationship between Vietnam and the Netherlands is thriving in all aspects from political trust to cooperation in climate change adaptation, water resources management, agriculture, and trade-economy.

Railways lag behind in Vietnam

Railways lag behind in Vietnam

The decline of the railway’s popularity in Vietnam is not new: back in 2010, the European Union labelled rail transport as the country’s “least relevant” mode of transport.

Institutional reforms hastened by EVFTA

Institutional reforms hastened by EVFTA

Hastening institutional reform and improving competitiveness has become more pressing than ever for Vietnam to help firms grab opportunities from several new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs).