Tag: "trade"

Hanoi moves to tackle widening trade deficit

Hanoi moves to tackle widening trade deficit

The capital city of Hanoi has carried out trade promotion plans targeting both traditional and new foreign markets in order to tackle its widening trade deficit, which exceeded the national average in the first five months of this year.

Ministry mulls auto industry protection

Ministry mulls auto industry protection

The Ministry of Industry and Trade is crafting a new strategy to protect the auto industry with tax policies at its centre, Sai Gon Times Weekly reported.

WB helps Vietnam in trade facilitation, logistics development

WB helps Vietnam in trade facilitation, logistics development

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue had a working session with the World Bank (WB)’s Country Director in Vietnam Ousmane Dione, in Hanoi on June 26 to discuss trade facilitation, logistics development and on-stop-shop model.

Vietnam-Brazil trade up 16%

Vietnam-Brazil trade up 16%

Two-way trade between Vietnam and Brazil hit about US$1.73 billion in the last two quarters, representing a year-on-year increase of 16%, according to the Vietnam Commercial Affairs Office in Brazil.

European SMEs look to rule changes

European SMEs look to rule changes

More European small-and medium-sized enterprises are finding Vietnam a favourable destination for investment in anticipation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and a new law supporting small-and medium-sized firms.

Impressions of Vietnam-Thailand Trade Fair 2017

Impressions of Vietnam-Thailand Trade Fair 2017

VOV.VN - The Vietnam-Thailand Trade Promotion Fair 2017, a leading event devoted to fashionable Thai products and cuisine, attracted thousands to Vo Van Ngan Street in District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam-US address key pork trade issues

Vietnam-US address key pork trade issues

VOV.VN - Following the recent visit by Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to the US and meetings with President Trump, plans have been unveiled to enhance political, diplomatic, economic and trade relations on many fronts.

Border market set up to facilitate Vietnam-China trade

Border market set up to facilitate Vietnam-China trade

A working group of Guangxi’s border gate authorities have recently inspected Longbang market in Jingxi city, which was designed to facilitate cross-border trade with Vietnam through Hung Quoc border gate in Tra Linh district, northern Cao Bang province.

Thai trade fair gets underway in HCM City

Thai trade fair gets underway in HCM City

VOV.VN - A trade fair showcasing Thai consumer goods and services opened at 218 Vo Van Ngan St in Binh Tho Ward, Thu Duc District, Ho Chi Minh City today (June 21), reported Thanhnien Online Newspaper.

Cashew segment banks on higher sales in the EU

Cashew segment banks on higher sales in the EU

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Cashew Association has forecast exports for 2017 to rise 3.4% in volume and 5.6% in value against the figures for 2016 to US$3 billion on the back of higher sales in the European Union for the year.

Vietnam prepares draft plan to restructure industry

Vietnam prepares draft plan to restructure industry

Vietnam’s industry has gained significant achievements over the past decade with industrial production value increasing 3.5 times, contributing approximately 32% to the country’s GDP. However, the development pace has slowed in recent years.