Tag: "trade"

Top Thai brands exhibition to open in Hanoi

Top Thai brands exhibition to open in Hanoi

An exhibition featuring “Top Thai Brands” is scheduled to take place in Hanoi from August 17-20, according to the Vietnam National Trade Fair & Advertising Company (Vinexad).

MoIT to reduce two-thirds of admin procedures

MoIT to reduce two-thirds of admin procedures

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will complete the reduction of administrative procedures in the third quarter of the year, with two-thirds out of 443 being removed.

30-year FDI attraction to be reviewed

30-year FDI attraction to be reviewed

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced it is preparing to review 30 years of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in Vietnam.

Vietnam back in trade surplus in second half of July

Vietnam back in trade surplus in second half of July

Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$429 million in the second half of July after falling into deficit for several months before, said the General Department of Vietnam Customs. This improvement helped push down the trade deficit in all of July.

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from Korea

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from Korea

Between January and July this year, Vietnamese firms imported around 1.72 million tons of petroleum from the Republic of Korea, marking a jump of 200% against the same period last year, latest data from Vietnam's customs showed.

Vietnam export revenue forecast to hit US$200 billion

Vietnam export revenue forecast to hit US$200 billion

Vietnam can obtain total export revenue of US$200 billion this year, up 13% versus last year, said Nguyen Phu Hoa, deputy head of the Export-Import Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

High political determination needed to meet growth target: PM

High political determination needed to meet growth target: PM

The fulfilment of the gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 6.7 percent in 2017 requires high political determination from ministries and departments as well as corporations, businesses and people, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed at a meeting in Hanoi on August 12.

East-West Economic Corridor trade fair gets underway

East-West Economic Corridor trade fair gets underway

VOV.VN - The annual trade and tourism fair of the East-West Economic Corridor countries got underway at the 29/3 Square in Danang on Friday, August 11, according to a report by the Vietnam News Agency.

Trade deficit with Thailand does not harm the economy

Trade deficit with Thailand does not harm the economy

VOV.VN - At a recent forum in Hanoi, the country’s top economic experts gathered to exchange views on the goal of trade policy to reduce or eliminate the trade deficit with Thailand, reported the Vietnam Investment Review.

Vietnam’s seven-month export revenue up 18.7%

Vietnam’s seven-month export revenue up 18.7%

Vietnam’s total export earnings hit US$17.5 billion in July, bringing the seven-month total to US$115.2 billion, up 18.7% annually, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Joint efforts made to support flood victims

Joint efforts made to support flood victims

Trade unions of the Presidential Office and the Government Office have raised funds in support of north-western provinces hit by the recent floods and landslides.

Singapore’s National Day marked in Ho Chi Minh City

Singapore’s National Day marked in Ho Chi Minh City

The Vietnam-Singapore Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh City (VSFA) and the HCM City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) on August 7 held a get-together to mark the 52nd anniversary of Singapore’s National Day (August 9).

Dong Nai posts US$700 million trade surplus

Dong Nai posts US$700 million trade surplus

VOV.VN - The southern province of Dong Nai recorded a trade surplus of US$700 million for the six months running up to July of 2017 according to the provincial People’s Committee.

EU food penetrates new markets

EU food penetrates new markets

VOV.VN - Russia’s food ban has put heavier pressure on European agricultural production and led to the loss of about 5.5 billion euros per year.