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Vietnam looks to put rice on Europe’s plate

Vietnam looks to put rice on Europe’s plate

Up to 100,000 tonnes of Vietnamese rice will be shipped to the EU each year tax-free in 2018 following the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement, helping local rice exporters penetrate the market.

Can Tho doctors provide Cambodians free medical care

Can Tho doctors provide Cambodians free medical care

VOV.VN - Volunteer doctors and health workers from the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho have once again provided free medical exams, treatment and medicine for needy residents of the Cambodian province of Kom Phong Spu.

FTAs – golden key for Vietnam’s economic integration

FTAs – golden key for Vietnam’s economic integration

Vietnam’s involvement in 12 bilateral and multilateral free trade agreements (FTAs) with 56 economies around the world is expected to be a golden key for the country to expand its global economic integration, according to Cong Thuong (Industry & Trade) newspaper.

Free historical film screenings mark big celebrations

Free historical film screenings mark big celebrations

Nearly 100 Vietnamese movies and documentaries will be screened from April 25 to May 23 to celebrate Liberation and National Reunification Day (April 30), Labour Day (May 1), Dien Bien Phu Victory Day (May 7), and late President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday (May 19).

Dance groups take to the streets of Hanoi Apr. 22-23

Dance groups take to the streets of Hanoi Apr. 22-23

VOV.VN -Street dance groups are set to rock the stage – or at least break out some fancy hip-hop moves and gravity-defying acrobatic feats at the Tuoi Tre Theatre in Hanoi this coming April 22-23.

Domestic businesses eye rural retail market

Domestic businesses eye rural retail market

Domestic businesses are seeking to develop the rural retail market given fierce competition from foreign rivals, according to Cong Thuong (Industry & Trade) newspaper.

Italian businesses pivot from China to Vietnam

Italian businesses pivot from China to Vietnam

Following the trend of many international groups that are leaving China, a number of Italian firms are shifting investments from China to Vietnam to benefit from cheap labour costs and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.

Khanh Hoa aims to welcome 5.5 million tourists this year

Khanh Hoa aims to welcome 5.5 million tourists this year

The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa targets to receive 5.5 million tourist arrivals this year, up 17% from 2016, including 1.7 million foreigners, according to a recently-approved action plan of the local tourism sector.

Vietnam earns US$2.7 billion from exports to EAEU

Vietnam earns US$2.7 billion from exports to EAEU

VOV.VN - Trade revenue between Vietnam and Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), which comprises of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia, and Kyrgyzstan, reached US$4.3 billion, including US$2.7 billion of Vietnam’s exports in 2016, up 18% against 2015.

Vietnam supports domestic automakers

Vietnam supports domestic automakers

A multi-sector working team will be set up to evaluate the domestic automobile market in correlation with global regulations and Vietnam’s free trade agreements.

More than 600 poor people get free medical check-ups

More than 600 poor people get free medical check-ups

VOV.VN - Baoviet Life Corporation has run a program to offer free medical check-ups, medicines and gifts to more than 600 people from poor households and social policy beneficiaries in Dien Phuc village in Dien Chau district and Thuong Son village in Do Luong District, Central Nghe An province.

Unsafe produce hurting exports

Unsafe produce hurting exports

Weak food safety compliance by agricultural product exporters has negatively impacted Vietnam’s exports to European markets, experts said at a trade policy forum, “Food safety: Opportunities and challenges for Vietnamese exporters,” organised in HCM City on March 30.

Vietnam, China account for 45% of ROK aluminium exports

Vietnam, China account for 45% of ROK aluminium exports

VOV.VN -The Republic of Korea (ROK) is today one of the key aluminium producers in Asia with consumption primarily driven by demand in the Vietnamese and Chinese manufacturing sector, according to official studies.