The World Bank (WB) has predicted that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) could help Vietnam’s GDP and exports grow 2.4% and 12%, respectively, by 2030, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has reported.
Vietnam has no regulations on criteria for goods to be labeled ‘made in Vietnam’, so consumers have no basis to distinguish ‘made in Vietnam’ and foreign-made products.
The Vietnam International Trade Fair for this year, the Vietnam Expo 2019, will be held in Hanoi from April 10-13, organisers said on March 29.
Vietnam had 695 local special products registered for intellectual property protection in 2018 out of more than 4,800 specialties.
Ho Chi Minh City’s revenue from retail sales in the first half of this year is estimated at more than VND328.58 trillion (US$14.47 billion), accounting for 65.3% of the city’s total earnings from retail sales and services and up 12.9% from the same time last year.
Ho Chi Minh City’s total retail sales and services revenue are expected to hit nearly VND450 trillion (US$19.8 billion) in the first half of 2017, up 10.2% from the same period last year.
Vietnam exported about US$79.3 billion worth of commodities in the first five months of 2017, an increase of 17.4% from the same period last year.
VOV.VN - Despite a modest contraction of the Vietnam trade deficit in the five months leading up to May, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) forecasts a wider shortfall for the full fiscal year.
(VOV) -Can Tho City is an honoured guest, at the 69th Accenta International Trade Fair taking place from Sept. 6-14 at Ghent City in Belgium.
(VOV) - The Korea-Vietnam Incubator Park (KVIP) is currently 32% complete and is slated for operations in early June 2015, announced Director of Can Tho Department of Industry and Trade, Nguyen Minh Toai at a meeting on August 8.
(VOV) - Although consumer confidence and trust in Made-in-Vietnam products is on the rise, Vietnamese businesses still face obstacles to sustainability and stiff competition from Chinese and Thai entrepreneurs, eager to encroach in the Vietnam marketplace.
(VOV) -An estimated 110 Vietnamese companies are participating in Ho Chi Minh City Expo 2014 which opened in Phnom Penh on May 7.
(VOV) - Government policies should be adopted to protect made-in-Vietnam products from the threat of smuggled and low-quality goods in the domestic market.
(VOV) - The newly-signed Vietnam-Italy strategic partnership agreement will help boost bilateral cooperation, consolidate mutual trust and create a healthy environment for fostering the friendship between the two countries, said Italian Ambassador to Vietnam, Lorenzo Angeloni.
A trade fair of high-quality Vietnamese goods opened in central Danang city on December 16, drawing 250 stands from more than 120 businesses across the country.