VOV.VN - The State President encouraged Singaporean businesses to continue expanding their investments in the construction of high-tech zones in Vietnam at a March 23 reception for Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Hanoi.
With the collapse of TPP, the textile & garment industry will have to revise its investment and development strategy.
The US’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership may make certain impacts on Vietnam’s short-term plans but will not affect the country’s long-term goals and integration direction, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.
Hopes for strong economic reforms in Vietnam are fading after the US withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), according to the Vietnam Economic Report 2016 published in Hanoi on March 16.
Trade officials from the eleven remaining members of the TPP will hold discussions in the coming weeks and ministers will meet again in May in Vietnam to continue debate over the TPP.
Member states of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) committed to seeking a new path to promote regional economic and trade integration during a high-level meeting in the Chilean city of Vina del Mar on March 15.
Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry will maintain its strong growth even if the TPP does not materialise, the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (Lefaso) has said.
To a certain extent the advantages held by Vietnam vary according to sector, but some of the main advantages perceived by foreign investors include the fact that the country is considered to have a stable political system while there are uncertainties in neighbors such as Thailand and Malaysia.
VOV.VN - The remaining 11 members of the Trans Pacific Partnership aim to reach agreement on whether to move ahead with the trade pact without the US when they meet on March 14-15 in Chile.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, whose fate seems uncertain after the US’ withdrawal, will certainly continue in another form, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) has said.
The results of Vietnam’s “doimoi” (reforms) have been stunning, with average annual economic growth per person at 5.5% since 1990, among the highest in Asia, according to Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo.
VOV.VN - The European Chamber of Commerce and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) have jointly hosted the EU-Vietnam Economic Cooperation Conference “Eurocham Whitebook 2017 Launch and EU-Vietnam FTA Outlook”.
Vietnam is likely to have something to crow about during the Year of the Rooster as several factors will facilitate socio-economic growth, ANZ Vietnam said on February 24.
2017 seems to be an unpredictable year for the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, when both the world economy and politics fluctuate.
Senior economist Nguyen Mai has a look at the international standing before and after US President Donald Trump took office and shares his views on what Vietnam should do to capitalise on the new situation.
Vietnam’s hopes for a FTA-driven economic rise within ASEAN must now rely on the only free trade agreement seen as realistically achievable, the EU-Vietnam FTA, experts said at a conference held on February 16 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam and Mexico have agreed to speed up negotiations for the signing of an agreement on customs cooperation and another deal on double tax avoidance.
Vietnam was the country with the most to gain from the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
In fact, a lot more. Over the past decade shipments to Vietnam have quadrupled, with machinery and equipment topping the list.
Bilateral trade and investment from the US into Vietnam are expected not to see drastic changes under US President Donald Trump.