The European Union (EU) – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) - the most comprehensive trade agreement the EU has signed with a developing country, will take effect from August 1, a press release of the European Commission (EC) stressed.
Foreign investment in Ho Chi Minh City has totalled US$2.37 billion this year, including new and additional capital and share purchases, down 32.9% year-on-year.
The recent surge of gold prices may cause risks for individual buyers, experts and analysts have warned.
VOV.VN - Figures released by the Australian Department of Agriculture indicate that exports of Vietnamese green mangoes to Australia have doubled in the first half of the year in comparison with the same period last year.
Vietnam had more than 75,200 newly registered enterprises in the first seven months of this year, a 5.1% decrease compared to the same period last year.
VOV.VN - Hanoi Power Corporation (EVNHANOI), a subsidiary of the state-owned utility Vietnam Electricity (EVN), has received a credit rating of BB with stable outlook from the global credit rating agency Fitch.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s tuna exports to major markets such as the US and EU suffered a decline of 20% in the first half of the year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.
VOV.VN - With the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) set to come into force on August 1, it is considered a great opportunity for the Vietnamese textile and apparel industry, despite concerns that the rules of fabric origin will make it tough for local products to enjoy the benefits of the trade deal.
With an array of free trade agreements (FTAs) inked and coming into force, countries around the world have also increased technical barriers to protect their domestic industries, exposing many Vietnamese businesses to the risk of losing markets if they lack thorough preparations.
Trade between Vietnam and New Zealand tripled over the last decade, from US$320 million in 2009 to over US$1 billion in 2018, and the figure is expected to hit US$1.7 billion this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on July 30 urged the transport sector to speed up the implementation of major projects and public investment disbursement in the time ahead.
The Hanoi Department of Taxation has worked with software solution providers to support businesses in introducing e-invoices, towards the target that all local companies will switch to e-invoices from late September.
VOV.VN - With national demand for electricity growing by an estimated 10.6% in the 2016 to 2020 period, with further growth of 8.5% expected in the 2021 to 2025 period, and an additional 7% in the 2026 to 2030 period, the country is becoming an attractive market for both domestic and foreign energy investors.
A training workshop called “Agricultural Production and Trade Companies - Actions to Access the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA)” took place in Hanoi on July 30, gathering together officials from the sector, representatives of relevant organisations, and businesses.
The July consumer price index (CPI) in Ho Chi Minh City picked up 0.61% from last month, according to the municipal Statistics Office.
VOV.VN - The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade in Hanoi has mapped out three scenarios in which to ensure a sufficient supply of goods, totaling VND194 trillion in value, for citizens amid the latest novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
A trade fair honouring Vietnamese goods kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on July 29.
VOV.VN - A total of 23 commodities recorded an export value of over US$1 billion during the opening seven months of the year, accounting for 87% of the country’s total export turnover, the General Statistics Office reported.
Eighty nine percent of Japanese firms in Vietnam complain over entry restrictions, 65% stating they are impacted by domestic travel restrictions, a survey revealed.
Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of Can Tho Nguyen Thanh Dung welcomed Indian TATA Group to explore business opportunities in agriculture in the Mekong Delta city when meeting with Country Director Gajanan Hujare on July 29.