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Vietnam racks up trade surplus of US$10 billion by mid-August

Vietnam racks up trade surplus of US$10 billion by mid-August

VOV.VN - Vietnam recorded a trade surplus exceeding US$10 billion by mid-August as exports continued to bounce back during the first half of August, according to the latest statistics compiled by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

VOV.VN - While the novel coronavirus has exerted a negative impact on the world economy, Vietnam has maintained a trade surplus over four months, with 15 items enjoying export turnover of over US$1 billion each, making up 80% of total export value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

MoIT to select top priority industries for support

MoIT to select top priority industries for support

Key industries like textiles, footwear, electronics, food and seafood processing must be prioritised for support in the “new normal” situation, said Truong Thanh Hoai, Director of the Industry Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Vietnam’s export to Thailand up 21%

Vietnam’s export to Thailand up 21%

Vietnam earned more than US$3.7 billion from exports to Thailand as of August 2018, up 21% year on year, higher than the country’s average of 16.7%, according to the General Statistics Office.

Vietnam may lose five million jobs to automation: ILO

Vietnam may lose five million jobs to automation: ILO

As many as five million workers in Vietnam are at high risk of losing their jobs by 2020 because of the boom in artificial intelligence, which may replace laborers with robots, according to a recent study by the International Labor Organization (ILO).

Electronics firms face labour shortage

Electronics firms face labour shortage

Hundreds of electronics manufacturers in Vietnam are having difficulty recruiting labourers, said an official from the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).

Vietnam Expo 2017 stays abreast with new market trends

Vietnam Expo 2017 stays abreast with new market trends

VOV.VN - Around 750 exhibitors from 16 countries and territories presented their new product ranges at the 15th Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo 2017) at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on December 6.

Foreign firms dominate VN electronics

Foreign firms dominate VN electronics

Although Vietnam is the world’s 12th largest exporter of electronics and the third largest in ASEAN since 2015, up to 95 percent of the country’s electronics output comes from foreign-owned enterprises instead of domestic ones, the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) has announced.

HCM City, Japan’s Mie prefecture eye ties in multiple areas

HCM City, Japan’s Mie prefecture eye ties in multiple areas

HCM City and Mie Prefecture of Japan are looking for cooperation opportunities in multiple fields, heard a reception hosted by Vice Chairman of the city’s People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem for governor of Mie Suzuki Eikei on November 13.

Exports of top 10 commodity groups surpass US$111 billion

Exports of top 10 commodity groups surpass US$111 billion

VOV.VN - Exports of ten key groups of products made up over US$111 billion out of the two country’s total export value of US$154.3 billion in the first three quarters of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam records US$24.1 billion trade surplus with US

Vietnam records US$24.1 billion trade surplus with US

VOV.VN - Vietnam enjoyed a US$24.1 billion trade surplus with the US during the first nine months of this year, equal to 78% of the country’s total exports to the market, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.