Vietcombank among Forbes’ top 1,000 listed companies worldwide

Vietcombank among Forbes’ top 1,000 listed companies worldwide

The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) found a place among the 1,000 largest companies in Forbes’ recent “The World’s Largest Public Companies 2020” report, released in its Global 2000 annual rankings.

CSI an effective support tool for businesses after COVID-19 pandemic

CSI an effective support tool for businesses after COVID-19 pandemic

VOV.VN - The Corporate Sustainability Index (CSI) is anticipated to play an important role in socio-economic development moving forward into the period following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), helping local firms to enhance their ability to cope with and recover from a variety of scenarios.

Hanoi scheduled to play host to Growtech Vietnam 2020 expo in October

Hanoi scheduled to play host to Growtech Vietnam 2020 expo in October

VOV.VN - The International Exhibition on Machinery and Technologies of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fishery (Growtech Vietnam 2020), is set to officially get underway between October 28 and October 30 in Hanoi, according to a statement made by organisers on May 26.

Vietnamese shrimp exports expected to pick up in May

Vietnamese shrimp exports expected to pick up in May

VOV.VN - The country’s shrimp exports during April enjoyed an increase of 5.8% to US$244.2 million, boosting the total export turnover during the opening four months of the year by 2.9% on-year to US$872.8 million, whilst shrimp exports are expected to continue their growth into May, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Local coffee prices skyrocket on limited supply

Local coffee prices skyrocket on limited supply

VOV.VN - Coffee prices have kept rising since the beginning of May as the product is in short supply in the domestic market, according to the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnamese businesses strive to overcome barriers upon joining EVFTA

Vietnamese businesses strive to overcome barriers upon joining EVFTA

VOV.VN- The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will require Vietnamese businesses to overcome their own barriers in order to fully participate in the trade deal and enjoy its benefits, Nguyen Dinh Cung, former Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), has stated.

WB: EVFTA could lift Vietnam’s exports by 12% by 2030

WB: EVFTA could lift Vietnam’s exports by 12% by 2030

The World Bank (WB) has predicted that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) could help Vietnam’s GDP and exports grow 2.4% and 12%, respectively, by 2030, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has reported.

Vietnam ships lychees to Singapore, US, Australia

Vietnam ships lychees to Singapore, US, Australia

VOV.VN - Consumers in Singapore, the United States and Australia have the chance to taste Vietnamese lychees after first batches of lychees were shipped from Hai Duong province, the country’s leading lychee grower, on May 25.

Wood exports grow thanks to businesses’ activeness

Wood exports grow thanks to businesses’ activeness

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact, the wood industry still enjoyed US$3.2 billion in exports in the first four months of 2019, up 6% year on year, thanks to businesses’ efforts to switch to online trading and find new markets.

DW: Vietnam upbeat about economic recovery

DW: Vietnam upbeat about economic recovery

Germany’s Deutsche Welle newswire recently ran an article saying that Vietnam still aims for an economic growth of 5% this year despite global economic crisis and likely recession in some of its neighbouring countries.

Vietnamese iron and steel exports to Germany surge sharply

Vietnamese iron and steel exports to Germany surge sharply

VOV.VN - A number of Vietnam’s export commodities to Germany, such as iron and steel, machinery, and sports equipment, increased sharply during the opening four months of the year, despite the negative impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic globally, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.