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Vietnam leatherworkers, shoemakers look to EU for salvation

Vietnam leatherworkers, shoemakers look to EU for salvation

VOV.VN - Vietnamese leatherworkers and shoemakers are generally upbeat about the prospects for enhanced trade brought about by a soon to be European-Vietnam free trade agreement, says the Vietnam Leather, Footwear, and Handbags Association.

Vietnam desires to boost ties with Mexico

Vietnam desires to boost ties with Mexico

VOV.VN - Vietnam treasures and aspires to further strengthen the comprehensive cooperation with Mexico, both bilaterally and multilaterally, President Tran Dai Quang has said.

11 TPP states seeks new framework to implement pact

11 TPP states seeks new framework to implement pact

The chief negotiators of the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries have agreed to aim to put the regional free trade deal into force under a new framework, following the withdrawal of the US, according Kyodo news.

TPP talks continue without the US

TPP talks continue without the US

VOV.VN - The chief negotiators from the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries met in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, on July 12 to discuss how to bring the regional free trade deal into effect following the withdrawal of the US.

Vinatex promotes technology for market share expansion

Vinatex promotes technology for market share expansion

VOV.VN - Le Tien Truong, Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) General Director underlined the need for his group to innovate its technologies increase its market share at its share-holders’ meeting on June 29 in Hanoi.

Vietnam to miss 2017 growth target: WB

Vietnam to miss 2017 growth target: WB

The World Bank (WB) released its Global Economic Prospects report on June 4, forecasting a global 2017 economic growth rate of 2.7% and a Vietnamese growth rate of 6.3%, lower than the 6.7% goal set by the government.

TPP negotiators to convene in Japan in mid-July

TPP negotiators to convene in Japan in mid-July

The chief negotiators of 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries plan to meet in Hakone, the Japanese prefecture of Kanagawa, in mid-July to discuss the future of the free trade deal without the United States, Japanese news agency Kyodo reported.

Merger and acquisition activity raises total FDI

Merger and acquisition activity raises total FDI

Despite a decrease in newly-registered capital, the significant growth in the value of mergers and acquisitions became a key element in raising Vietnam’s foreign direct investment in the first five months of 2017.

AmCham gives its outlook on US-Vietnam relations

AmCham gives its outlook on US-Vietnam relations

Jonathan L. Moreno, chairman of AmCham, talks with VIR’s Thanh Van about the outlook of US-Vietnam bilateral relations and how the American business community helps consolidate the commercial ties.

Asiaplomacy: Trump goes historic on Vietnam

Asiaplomacy: Trump goes historic on Vietnam

US President Donald Trump’s decision to visit Vietnam in November 2017 to attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting marks a new milestone in bilateral relations, according the website http://asiaplomacy.com.

APEC ministers advocate free and fair trade

APEC ministers advocate free and fair trade

Ministers responsible for trade of the APEC member economies made their call for free and fair trade after the conclusion of the 23rd APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT) Meeting in Hanoi on May 21.

Ministers discuss TPP on sidelines of APEC meeting

Ministers discuss TPP on sidelines of APEC meeting

Ministers and vice ministers from Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Malaysia, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam met in Hanoi on May 21 to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement.

Ministers of 11 TPP member countries to meet in Hanoi

Ministers of 11 TPP member countries to meet in Hanoi

Ministers from 11 countries joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) are scheduled to gather in Hanoi on May 21, with Japan pushing for the free trade pact to be put into force as soon as possible without the US.