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Japanese firms continue to grow business operations in Vietnam

Japanese firms continue to grow business operations in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Of all Japanese enterprises operating in the nation, up to 63.9% have unveiled plans to continue expanding their business in the country, a higher rate than enterprises from ASEAN, ranking third in Asia and Oceania, behind those from Bangladesh and India, according to a recent survey conducted by the Japan External Trade Organization.

EVFTA enhances price competitiveness for Vietnamese goods

EVFTA enhances price competitiveness for Vietnamese goods

VOV.VN - With strong commitments aimed at opening up new markets, the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to increase the price competitiveness faced by many Vietnamese goods when attempting to make inroads into the demanding EU market.

Legal framework being improved to implement EVFTA

Legal framework being improved to implement EVFTA

Tax policies are being specified while customs procedures simplified to improve the legal framework to facilitate the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) enforcement.

Vietnam exports nearly 3.5 million tonnes of rice in six months

Vietnam exports nearly 3.5 million tonnes of rice in six months

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported 409,000 tonnes of rice worth US$207 million in June, increasing the overall six-month export volume and value to nearly 3.5 million tonnes and US$1.71 billion, respectively, according to figures released by the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (Agrotrade).

Fruit, vegetable exports enjoy swift recovery after COVID-19 downturn

Fruit, vegetable exports enjoy swift recovery after COVID-19 downturn

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports in June recorded robust growth after experiencing a downward for several months as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to data revealed by the Import and Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Danish companies exploring investment opportunities in Vietnam

Danish companies exploring investment opportunities in Vietnam

Many Danish enterprises wish to seek information and investment opportunities in Vietnam as the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is set to take effect, Troels Jakobsen, Commercial Counsellor at the Embassy of Denmark in Vietnam, said on July 2.

Footwear sector to improve supply chain to take advantage of EVFTA

Footwear sector to improve supply chain to take advantage of EVFTA

Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry should improve its supply chain performance to take advantage of the milestone trade deal that the country has signed with the EU and to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 crisis, speakers said at a recent international footwear conference.

HCM City boosts cooperation with Denmark

HCM City boosts cooperation with Denmark

Ho Chi Minh City is willing to partner with Denmark in potential areas, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Duong Anh Duc at a working session with Troels Jakobsen, Counselor of the Embassy of Denmark in Vietnam, on July 1.

NA issues resolutions to adopt two trade agreements with EU

NA issues resolutions to adopt two trade agreements with EU

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese National Assembly has issued resolutions which officially approves the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the European Union-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) after originally being signed on June 30, 2019, in Hanoi.

EC officially reveals date of EVFTA entering into force

EC officially reveals date of EVFTA entering into force

VOV.VN - A statement made by the European Commission (EC) on June 30 officially announced the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), signed on June 30, 2019, will officially come into effective as of August 1.

Retail industry to face being "swallowed" once EVFTA comes into force

Retail industry to face being "swallowed" once EVFTA comes into force

VOV.VN - With the implementation of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) looming, besides providing opportunities, the Vietnamese retail market is anticipated to face numerous challenges, with the industry facing the possibility of being "devoured" in the future.

Top legislator receives Japanese ambassador

Top legislator receives Japanese ambassador

Receiving Japanese Ambassador Yamada Takio in Hanoi on June 30, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan expressed her hope that the diplomat will uphold sound cooperation results recorded during his predecessors’ terms to promote the two countries’ relations to a new height.

EuroCham executive believes golden chance lies ahead to implement EVFTA

EuroCham executive believes golden chance lies ahead to implement EVFTA

VOV.VN - Vietnam has a golden chance of taking full advantage of the benefits from the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) from EU firms who are seeking to invest in open, competitive, and business-friendly markets.