The rice export of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang rose both in volume and value in the first four months this year, said Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade Vo Nguyen Nam.
The international border gate of the northern province of Lao Cai reported that cross-border trade through the gate exceeded US$254 million in the first three months of 2017, reaching 28% of its yearly plan.
Border trade is standing numerous opportunities to develop as Vietnam and neighboring countries have completed the demarcation of their land border.
Import-export turnover through Mong Cai city, which is a border economic zone in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, hit more than US$1.8 billion in the first month of 2016, representing a year-on-year increase of 169.7%.
The expansion of Lao Cai Border Gate Economic Zone with investment of over VND14 trillion (around US$625 million) from 2016-2020 has been approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has announced it will sponsor a series of public workshops addressing new laws and regulations governing Vietnam and Laos cross border trade.
VOV.VN - Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has met with his counterpart from Laos on the sidelines of the 48th ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting (AEM 48) ongoing in Vientiane from July 31-August 6, inclusive.
Vietnam’s exports to China hit US$5.8 billion in the first five months of 2016, an increase of 16.5% year on year, while imports from China fell 3.67% to US$14.73 billion, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Trade via border gates is expected to reach US$30 billion in 2016, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Cam Tu said at a Hanoi conference on January 5.
Vietnam’s tra fish export to China and Hong Kong (China) recorded a strong growth in the first ten months of this year, hitting US$122 million, representing a year-on-year increase of nearly 50%.
(VOV) - Over the past few years, there has been an ever widening disparity between the import-export statistics released by Vietnamese and Chinese trade officials, specifically as it relates to cross border trade.
(VOV) - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in collaboration with the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) on March 12 co-hosted a workshop in Hanoi aimed at improving Vietnam’s business climate index (BCI).
The military headquarters of Vietnam’s southern province of Tay Ninh and the Cambodian province of Tbong-Khmum signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on military cooperation on February 5.
(VOV) -China is the leading fruit importer of Vietnam with an import value of US$321.4 million in the first nine months of 2014, rising by 37.7% from a year earlier and accounting for one third of the country’s total figure.
(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the northern border province of Lao Cai to fully tap its huge potential, especially in tourism and cross-border trade in Sapa.
(VOV) - Representatives of the legislatures of Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam (CLV) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), heightening the importance of the development triangle area in terms of maintaining peace and security.
(VOV) - A leading Vietnamese trade expert suggests that Vietnam seek alternate trade partners to reduce overdependence on China, and revise cross-border trade policy with its neighbour to optimise domestic value added exports.
Construction of the Tan Nam-Mon Chay Bridge, linking border areas between Vietnam and Cambodia, is expected to be completed in April 2014.
(VOV) - The Vietnam-Laos and Laos-Vietnam Cooperation Sub-Committees met in Quang Tri province from October 26-31 to prepare for the 36th session of the inter-governmental committee in early 2014.
(VOV) - Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang held bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart Gao Hucheng on October 25 on the sidelines of the ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) Roadshow.