Paper imports from France see sharp rise

Paper imports from France see sharp rise

VOV.VN - Paper imports from France skyrocketed 229.1% in volume to 316 tons and 659% in value to US$1.1 million in the first five months of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Biggest tire industry expo opens in Ho Chi Minh City

Biggest tire industry expo opens in Ho Chi Minh City

VOV.VN - Most everything is dedicated to tires and retreads at this year’s 5th international exhibition and conference for the rubber industry that got underway today (June 13) at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre.

China remains biggest trade partner of Vietnam

China remains biggest trade partner of Vietnam

VOV.VN - China remained the top trading partner of Vietnam with the value of US$32.76 billion during the first five months of this year, up by 23.6% the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam - attractive destination for Australian businesses

Vietnam - attractive destination for Australian businesses

VOV.VN - Vietnam is the second most attractive destination in Southeast Asia after Indonesia for Australian businesses, said a representative of the Australia-Vietnam Business Council at a June 11 conference in Hanoi.

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus with Australia

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus with Australia

VOV.VN - Trade between Vietnam and Australia hit more than US$1.89 billion in the first four months of this year, of which Vietnam’s exports reached nearly US$1.05 billion (up 21.2%) and imports were US$848 million (up 14.2%) against the same period last year.

Cement and clinker exports show upturn in April

Cement and clinker exports show upturn in April

VOV.VN - Vietnam businesses exported more than 1.924 million tons of cement and clinker in April to get US$67.408 million, up 6.7% in volume and 7.6% in value, according to latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

HCM City wants to increase trade value with Myanmar

HCM City wants to increase trade value with Myanmar

HCM City wants to increase the two-way trade value with Myanmar, said Secretary of the city’s Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan at his meeting with Mahn Win Khaing Than, Speaker of Myanmar’s House of Nationalities and Parliament, on May 11.

Exports to India on the rise

Exports to India on the rise

VOV.VN - Exports to India reached US$734.6 million in the first quarter of this year, a year-on-year rise of 32.2%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Doosan Vina exports cranes to India

Doosan Vina exports cranes to India

VOV.VN - Doosan Vina shipped three Rail Mounted Gantry Cranes (RMQC) to its Indian partner, BHARAT MUMBAI CONTAINER TERMINALS PRIVATE LIMITED (BMCTPL) on May 8.

Bag, suitcase and umbrella exports obtain sharp growth in March

Bag, suitcase and umbrella exports obtain sharp growth in March

VOV.VN - Exports of bags, suitcases and umbrellas hit US$303.5 million in March, up 80% against the same period last year, bringing the total export revenue in three months to US$757 million, up 2.8%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Aviva acquires entire shareholding in Vietnam JV

Aviva acquires entire shareholding in Vietnam JV

The multinational insurance company Aviva Plc has announced the acquisition of VietinBank’s entire 50% shareholding in its life insurance joint venture VietinBank Aviva Life Insurance Limited and signing of a new distribution agreement with VietinBank.

Doing business in Vietnam seminar held in Rome

Doing business in Vietnam seminar held in Rome

VOV.VN - A seminar sponsored by the Vietnam Embassy promoting commercial trade between Italy and Vietnam was held on April 20 in Rome with representatives of about 200 businesses in attendance.

Imports from China on the rise

Imports from China on the rise

VOV.VN - In the first quarter of this year, imports from China jumped by 18.9% to nearly US$12.7 billion against the same period last year, making up 27.3% of the country’s total imports, according to preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.