VOV.VN - The Ministry of Finance announced on April 16 that a total of 514 tariff lines from Cuba are set to enjoy a 0% rate in terms of import tax, with the new regulations coming into effect from April 1.
The Government has recently issued Decree No.39/2020/ND-CP on a list of Vietnam’s special preferential import tariffs to implement the Vietnam – Cuba Free Trade Agreement from now until 2023.
VOV.VN - The European Council on March 30 adopted a decision on ratifying a free trade agreement between the European Union and Vietnam (EVFTA), paving the way for the agreement to come into force.
VOV.VN - The nation is expected to represent a safe choice for foreign investors in their capital shifting plans in the context of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic which is currently spreading globally.
VOV.VN - Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Lyashenko has called for greater joint efforts by the two nations towards achieving the bilateral trade target of US$500 million in the time ahead.
The EU Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) has been compared to a highway which allows businesses to go faster and boost their exports.
Vietnam, as an active ASEAN member and the first nation to sign a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), is willing to work as a bridge to help the EAEU and Russia to expand trade and investment ties with the ASEAN, a Vietnamese trade official said.
VOV.VN - With budget collection likely to be constrained due to the loss of import duties and tariffs as Vietnam continues to open up its trade doors, the country’s budget deficit is likely to remain wide, reported a research firm.
As many as 54% of the German businesses operating in Vietnam wish to expand their operation in the next 12 months, while 52% hope to recruit more employees for their factories, according to the annual AHK World Business Outlook released on November 13, 2018.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has forecast that Vietnam’s total export revenue will grow 10%-12% to hit a record of US$239 billion for the whole year 2018, much higher than the set target of US$214 billion.
European businesses expressed their support for the signing and ratification of a free trade agreement between the European Union (EU) and Vietnam (EVFTA) at a conference on October 8.
Vietnam has proposed initiatives to enhance the role of the Asia-Europe Parliamentary Partnership (ASEP) and the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in coping with climate change.
Vietnam is determined to build an open trade and investment environment and welcomes all European investors and entrepreneurs to do business in the country, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh has said.
An event connecting technology ventures of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) was held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 22 to strengthen cooperation and trade activities between businesses of the two countries.
Hong Kong is currently an ideal destination for Vietnamese firms to expand operations abroad, heard a round-table seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on August 13.
Russian enterprises are displaying products of their key sectors like machinery, precision mechanics, automation equipment, industrial biotechnology, and high tech electronics at the 28th Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo 2018), which opened in Hanoi on April 11.
Russia is one of the important export markets of Vietnam, especially after the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Free Trade Agreement took effect on October 5, 2016.
The Government has issued two decrees on Vietnam’s special preferential import tax lists as part of efforts to implement the free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (VKFTA), and another deal between ASEAN and the RoK (AKFTA).
Vietnam is always a priority in Algeria’s policy of developing economic-trade relations in Southeast Asia, Algerian Minister of Trade Mohamed Benmeradi said while receiving Vietnamese Ambassador to Algeria Pham Quoc Tru and Trade Counselor Hoang Duc Nhuan on November 14.
In a week of international visits, Vietnam has upgraded its ties with Canada to a comprehensive partnership, while further strengthening its relations with Chile, China, and the US.