VOV.VN - Hoi An lanterns with the logos of APEC Vietnam 2017 and central Quang Nam province will be presented as special gifts for delegates attending the ongoing APEC Finance Ministers Meeting October 19-21 in the ancient town of Hoi An.
VOV.VN - Over 250 exhibitors from Vietnam, China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, India, and Nepal are showcasing their handicraft and gift products at the Hanoi Gift Show that opened on October 17 in Hanoi.
Quality is a key factor to increase the competitiveness of locally-made products, according to experts.
VOV.VN - Vietnam enjoyed a US$24.1 billion trade surplus with the US during the first nine months of this year, equal to 78% of the country’s total exports to the market, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Footwear and handbag businesses have prioritized exporting their products over selling them domestically as profits are higher overseas and government incentives make it a more attractive proposition.
The third Mekong Connect 2017 will be held on October 25-26 in Ben Tre city, the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre, focusing on seeking measures to make full use of advanced technology to optimize the value of local products, the organizing board announced on October 10.
A permanent exhibition house for Indonesian products officially opened in Hanoi on October 10.
Canon Marketing Vietnam has announced that imaging products, solutions and technologies will be showcased at its biggest show, Canon Expo 2017, in Ho Chi Minh City from October 26-28.
No longer a new or luxurious concept, hi-tech and high-quality agricultural products are now a must for modern Vietnamese consumers.
Vietnam recorded over 2.6 million tonnes of aquatic products in the first nine months of 2017, a year-on-year rise of 5.2%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - Vietnam bamboo, rattan and sedge products have been exported to more than 20 countries in the world, of which the EU made up 35.5% of total value, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Agricultural tourism is one of the new tourism products of Ho Chi Minh City with high potential of development, but providers of this kind of tourism are facing difficulties in expanding their service.
The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang will cooperate with the Republic of Korea (RoK) in experimenting bio-products on rice at the province’s hi-tech agriculture zone.
VOV.VN - The ASEAN village opened in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City on September 21 with diverse cultural exchange activities.
The Chr. Hansen Food Company of Denmark will help the Vietnam Dairy Products JSC (Vinamilk) develop probiotics for the latter’s milk products after the signing of a strategic cooperation agreement in Copenhagen on September 21.
Businesses in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho have enjoyed good export growth, with sharp rises in shipments of rice and aquatic products which make up more than 70% of local total export value.
The defense industry should apply the latest scientific and technological advances to design and manufacture competitive products that are eligible for export, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The Ministry of Construction will submit a plan to the Prime Minister on promoting stable and healthy development of the local real estate market in this year’s fourth quarter.
Avoiding the crowded industrial cosmetics market segment, Vietnamese manufacturers are developing organic products. However, the path to success has not been smooth.
The Middle East is not only a large market for Vietnamese agricultural products but a bridge to the European market, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.