The cultivation sector is expected to grow up to 2.05% in 2017 thanks to bright prospects in major export markets, according to the Cultivation Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
VOV.VN - Chinese investors and markets are becoming increasingly important to the Vietnam economy, most especially to the slowing manufacturing and declining crop production industries, say experts.
From July 31, only pork with traceable origins is ostensibly allowed to enter Ho Chi Minh City’s two wholesale markets, but inspections by authorities found that only around 13% of the pork in the markets actually had clear origins, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam remained in the MSCI Frontier Markets Index after the US investment research firm completed its 2017 market classification review recently.
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co. has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with its five partners at its Vietnamese operation Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam Co. (Doosan Vina) to help them enter the Vietnamese market.
Vietnam expects to record bilateral two-way trade of over 10 billion USD with China, the Republic of Korea, the US, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan (China), and Malaysia in 2017.
Authorities in the southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City have issued an ultimatum, ordering all its districts to submit plans to the People’s Committee on getting rid of unplanned markets by July.
Vietnam Property Awards, though only three years old, has already proven itself as one of the most recognised and credible industry awards in the country, with the participation of the biggest names in real estate.
The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency held a workshop in the capital on May 25 on trade promotion to the Middle East and Africa, which followed a conference on South American trade promotion on May 24.
Two Vietnamese advertising online markets, ChoTot and ImSold, which both belong to 701Search, will be handed over to Telenor ASA, a Norwegian telecommunication company, in June.
In an effort to overcome current shortcomings and improve the efficiency of traditional markets, Hanoi will review and adjust the market network in tandem with infrastructure planning.
VOV.VN - Luc Yen gemstone market in Yen Bai, Tinh An insect market in An Giang, and fighting cock market in Hanoi, just to name a few, are special and unique places in Vietnam.
Failing to meet food safety regulations remains the biggest issue that Vietnamese firms must overcome in entering foreign markets, said Rick Gilmore, Chairman of the Global Food Safety Forum at a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on April 26.
VOV.VN - A business in the Mekong Delta province of Can Tho has imported 1,768 cows from Australia to supply beef at competitive prices to HCM City and the western region markets.
VOV.VN - Markets in the northwestern highland province of Lai Chau are not only for selling and buying goods but also for couples to meet and date.
As one of the few luxury seaside projects in Vietnam heading to the emerging markets property exhibition in Singapore on April 22 and 23, Luxury Apartment Danang speaks to new investors on the Lion Island.
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.
Following Viettel’s and FPT’s success, several information and communications technology (ICT) enterprises have started “cultivating” foreign markets.
Environment police have seized a shipment of fake coffee at a bus station in the central town of Vinh, some 300km (186 miles) south of Hanoi.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese embassy in the Czech Republic held a meeting on March 23 to introduce representatives from Czech trade agencies, business managers and journalists to two books on the Vietnamese and Czech markets.