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ILO welcomes EP’s EVFTA ratification

ILO welcomes EP’s EVFTA ratification

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) office in Vietnam on February 12 said it welcomes the European Parliament’s ratification of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in Paris earlier the same day, which is expected to bring economic benefits to both sides.

Evaluating first year of CPTPP in action

Evaluating first year of CPTPP in action

The landmark Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership has been in force for more than a year now, influencing the trade activities of member economies.

FTAs to bring both opportunities and challenges: Minister

FTAs to bring both opportunities and challenges: Minister

Joining new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs) will help Vietnam diversify its economic and trade relations, especially expanding import and export markets, avoiding excessive dependence on a specific region and helping the economy cope better with external fluctuations.

Garment and textile exports likely to reach US$42 billion in 2020: SSI

Garment and textile exports likely to reach US$42 billion in 2020: SSI

VOV.VN - Export turnover within the textile and apparel sector is forecast to reach up to US$42 billion in 2020, representing an increase of 7.7 per cent compared to the figures from 2019, according to an updated report released by the SSI Securities Corporation.

Textile sector set for success

Textile sector set for success

The Vietnamese textile and garment industry continued its big role as a key driver of Vietnam’s exports.

National Assembly strives to implement institutional reform

National Assembly strives to implement institutional reform

Implementing institutional reform is a crucial and challenging task of the National Assembly, especially in the context of the country's rapid development and deeper economic integration, according to NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

Prevailing in logistics through modern tech

Prevailing in logistics through modern tech

The trade boom that is expected to be a direct result of the soon active free trade agreements is going to drive the transformation of Vietnam’s logistics industry.

US-China trade deal forces firms to grow

US-China trade deal forces firms to grow

The recently signed US-China trade deal, an effort to calm trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies, will force Vietnamese businesses to grow in order to meet the challenges as well as the opportunities it brings, said economic experts.

Vietnam increases coal, ore and mineral imports

Vietnam increases coal, ore and mineral imports

Vietnam had a trade deficit of more than 1 billion USD with Australia last year, one year after the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) came into effect.

Textile and apparel sector urged to get deeply involved in global supply chain

Textile and apparel sector urged to get deeply involved in global supply chain

VOV.VN - Despite recording impressive growth figures in recent years, Vietnam’s textile and apparel sector has failed to become deeply involved in the global supply chain as the local supporting industry has not developed with heavy dependence on imported raw materials, according to industry insiders.

Thai enterprises making their mark across swathe of sectors

Thai enterprises making their mark across swathe of sectors

As the ninth-biggest investing partner of this country, Thai enterprises are wishing to expand operations further in the Vietnamese market. Sanan Angubolkul, chairman of the Thailand-Vietnam Business Council, sat with VIR’s Phuong Hao to share his assessments, and discuss possible plans of Thai investors in Vietnam.

Japan supports Vietnam’s food value chain development

Japan supports Vietnam’s food value chain development

Vietnam holds great potential in food value chain development with a large consumption market and high export values, especially as the country is a member of various free trade agreements (FTAs), heard a seminar held in Hanoi on January 14.