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Businesses exhausted after spending Q1 fighting COVID-19

Businesses exhausted after spending Q1 fighting COVID-19

VOV.VN - The spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic has served to rob millions of workers of their income, while numerous businesses throughout the country are struggling for survival or are facing up to the possibility of going bankrupt.

COVID-19 causes coffee prices to tumble to record 10-year low

COVID-19 causes coffee prices to tumble to record 10-year low

VOV.VN - The first quarter of the year saw the country export 474,000 tonnes of coffee worth US$801 million, a year-on-year decline of 3% in volume and 5.6% in value, according to figures released by the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (Agrotrade) under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

EU finalizes procedures for EVFTA to become effective

EU finalizes procedures for EVFTA to become effective

VOV.VN - Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and European Commissioner for Trade Phil Hogan compared notes on a range of issues regarding the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and bilateral cooperation and trade amid the COVID-19 pandemic during their recent phone talks.

VCCI told to speed up registration of REX Code

VCCI told to speed up registration of REX Code

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has urged the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) to speed up the registration of REX codes for producers to facilitate exports to the European Union (EU).

Wood orders see mass cancellations or delays amid COVID-19

Wood orders see mass cancellations or delays amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - Since mid-March buyers from the United States and Europe have moved to stop buying, cancel, or delay orders from Vietnamese wood processing and manufacturing enterprises, causing a staggering 80% fall in order numbers.

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the United States, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have flourished during the first two months of the year despite enduring drops in exports to the European Union and China as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Agricultural exports to EU require use of electronic certificates

Agricultural exports to EU require use of electronic certificates

VOV.VN - The European Union (EU) has requested that all farm produce and aquatic businesses utilise phytosanitary and veterinary electronic certificates when exporting their goods to the European market amid the growing impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

EVFTA’s grand impacts on Vietnam’s industrial sector

EVFTA’s grand impacts on Vietnam’s industrial sector

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and Investment Protection Agreement raise many hopes for all of Vietnam’s economic sectors. John Campbell, manager of Industrial Services from Savills Vietnam, assesses the impacts of these new agreements on the Vietnamese industrial sector.

EVFTA adds fresh impetus to exports amid COVID-19 epidemic

EVFTA adds fresh impetus to exports amid COVID-19 epidemic

VOV.VN -The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will serve as a new driving force to spur on export growth in the context of the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic which has caused plenty of challenges for export businesses.

EVFTA to boost Vietnam’s growth in long term: GSO head

EVFTA to boost Vietnam’s growth in long term: GSO head

The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), scheduled to become effective in July, will help improve Vietnam’s business and investment climate and boost its institutional reform, thus contributing to fostering its growth in a long term, according to an official.

Arrivals from EU, Cambodia required to fill in medical declaration form

Arrivals from EU, Cambodia required to fill in medical declaration form

VOV.VN - Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen has sent a dispatch to various People's Committees of provinces and cities nationwide, informing them on the requirement to take in medical declaration forms from those who have either arrived directly from or passed through the EU or Cambodia amid the complicated developments of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

EVFTA – important solution to achieve growth targets: minister

EVFTA – important solution to achieve growth targets: minister

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is a new stride in the country’s integration process and also an important solution to achieve growth targets of the industry and trade sector amid adverse developments in the global environment.