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Vietnamese brands need to get creative for higher consumption in ROK

Vietnamese brands need to get creative for higher consumption in ROK

VOV.VN - Vietnamese businesses need to closely coordinate with their partners and engage in value chains of the Republic of Korea (RoK) through distribution channels while paying heed to product patterns, packaging and labels towards building Vietnamese brands more well-known to the Korean market.

Vietnam, EU seek to accelerate FTA signing

Vietnam, EU seek to accelerate FTA signing

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh had a working session with European Union (EU) officials to foster economic and trade cooperation and settle existing problems, thus speeding up the signing and ratification of a free trade agreement (FTA) between the bloc and Vietnam.

ASEAN-Hong Kong FTA brings about numerous benefits

ASEAN-Hong Kong FTA brings about numerous benefits

The ASEAN-Hong Kong free trade agreement, once taking effect, will help tighten relations between Hong Kong and ASEAN member states, including Vietnam, especially in economy and trade, said Vietnamese Consul General in Hong Kong and Macau, China, Tran Thanh Huan.

EU-Vietnam FTA needs to balance interests: Deputy PM

EU-Vietnam FTA needs to balance interests: Deputy PM

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) needs to balance both sides’ interests and respects the articles that they have agreed on, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told Ambassador Bruno Angelet, head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam.

Leather, footwear industries expand exports to EU

Leather, footwear industries expand exports to EU

Vietnamese leather and footwear exporters must comply with the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement’s rules of origin and be prepared to deal with EU barriers and anti-dumping measures, speakers said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 17.

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU dialogue on sustainable development

Vietnam Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung has put forth 4 promising cooperation areas between ASEAN and EU in sustainable development, including strengthening bilateral, regional and inter-regional economic, trade and investment connectivity, especially the implementation of ASEAN-EU FTA in the future.

Vietnam, Chile look towards stronger comprehensive partnership

Vietnam, Chile look towards stronger comprehensive partnership

VOV.VN -President Tran Dai Quang affirmed that Vietnam attaches great importance to and desires to further deepen the comprehensive partnership with Chile during talks with his Chilean counterpart Michelle Bachelet Jeria on November 9 in Hanoi.

APEC both symbol and crux of FTA era

APEC both symbol and crux of FTA era

The 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week will officially kick off this week in the central city of Danang, with CEOs of thousands of firms from APEC member economies gathering and discussing investment and business opportunities and plans in Vietnam.

Potential impact of EU-Vietnam FTA

Potential impact of EU-Vietnam FTA

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), which is going to be signed in 2018, will boost Vietnam’s GDP by US$3.2 billion by 2020, US$6.7 billion by 2025, and US$7.2 billion by 2030.

APEC 2017: Russia interested in Vietnam’s APEC initiatives

APEC 2017: Russia interested in Vietnam’s APEC initiatives

Russia is interested in initiatives raised by Vietnam, including drafting joint action programmes within the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) framework to strengthen economic, financial and social inclusive development, said a Russian official.

APEC 2017: Russia interested in Vietnam’s APEC initiatives

APEC 2017: Russia interested in Vietnam’s APEC initiatives

Russia is interested in initiatives raised by Vietnam, including drafting joint action programmes within the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) framework to strengthen economic, financial and social inclusive development, said a Russian official.

PM lays out tasks for FTA implementation

PM lays out tasks for FTA implementation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has set facilitating business and export activities as an urgent task to realise free trade agreements (FTAs) Vietnam has signed.