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Clothing, textiles need new EU marketing strategy

Clothing, textiles need new EU marketing strategy

VOV.VN - The EU and Vietnam have reached an agreement on a free trade deal that will remove nearly all tariffs on commerce between the two economies and contribute to further market access, albeit with long transition periods for certain products.

Indian cars flood Vietnam market

Indian cars flood Vietnam market

Vietnam imported nearly 4,800 Indian cars in the first quarter of this year, increasing more than three-fold compared with the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam, Czech Republic eye enhanced cooperation

Vietnam, Czech Republic eye enhanced cooperation

Chairwoman of Vietnam’s National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Bohuslav Sobotka agreed that the two countries should enhance cooperation during their meeting in Prague on April 12.

VFF leader meets with EU official

VFF leader meets with EU official

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Font (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan hosted a reception for Ambassador Bruno Angelet, head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam in Hanoi on April 11.

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.

WB support for Vietnam praised

WB support for Vietnam praised

VOV.VN - Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Economic Affairs Nguyen Van Binh hailed the World Bank (WB)'s support for Vietnam at an April 10 reception for WB Country Director for Vietnam Ousmane Dione in Hanoi.

Transforming auto assembly to component manufacturing

Transforming auto assembly to component manufacturing

VOV.VN - Despite all the fanfare in the local media about the growing consumer demand for autos in Vietnam, domestic assembly of vehicles has always lagged far behind the country’s Southeast Asian peers.

Top legislator busy in Sweden

Top legislator busy in Sweden

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan affirmed Vietnam’s commitment to creating a favourable legal environment for Swedish investors while meeting leaders of the Ericson and Sweco Groups on April 7 in Stockholm.

EU-funded project promotes forest law enforcement

EU-funded project promotes forest law enforcement

A project to promote forest law enforcement, governance and trade (FLEGT) in Southeast Asia through the involvement of civil social organisations (CSOs), has been effective, heard a seminar in Hanoi on April 4.

Challenges ahead for King of pangasius

Challenges ahead for King of pangasius

The future looks challenging for Hung Vuong Joint Stock Company (HoSE: HVG), dubbed “the King of Pangasius,” after the audit of the company’s financial reports showed a big discrepancy between the audited and self-reported profit, revenue, and liabilities.

Ho Chi Minh City boosts cooperation with EU

Ho Chi Minh City boosts cooperation with EU

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong on March 14 met with Head of the EU delegation in Vietnam, Ambassador Bruno Angelet.

ASEAN, EU relaunch free trade negotiations

ASEAN, EU relaunch free trade negotiations

VOV.VN - The resumption of ASEAN-EU free trade talks was announced on March 10 at a press conference in Manilla on the sidelines of the 15th ASEAN Economic Ministers-EU Trade Commissioner Consultations.

EU, ASEAN agree to resume FTA negotiations

EU, ASEAN agree to resume FTA negotiations

The European Union (EU) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) announced on March 10 that they will strive to resume negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two blocs, as European countries look to tap the region's strong growth.