Thailand’s military officers said on August 1 that the government of former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s rice subsidy scheme cost the state more than US$8 billion.
VOV.VN - A contingent of Japanese real estate investors performing a due diligence tour of the Ho Chi Min City and Hanoi markets have said they find them to be highly attractive ‘Frontier Markets’ with high potential.
Indian leather and footwear businesses have only recently discovered Vietnam is a huge market while their Vietnamese counterparts import massive quantities of leather but little from India.
VOV.VN - Australia has started a process of evaluating Vietnam dragon fruit for imports, thus opening wider doors for Vietnam dragon fruit to enter the highly lucrative market if the process is successful, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - The European Union (EU) has agreed to protect 39 geographical indications (GIs) of Vietnamese goods after the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) comes into effect, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
The Vietnamese government is reportedly considering removing the maximum limit on air ticket prices for domestic flights.
VOV.VN - The Indonesian Embassy held a meeting in Hanoi on June 23 to introduce Vietnamese businesses to the 31st Trade Expo Indonesia (TEI), which is scheduled to take place in Jakarta on October 12-16.
Australia’s Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has certified the Hanoi Irradiation Centre to irradiate Vietnamese lychees exported to the market.
A seminar and business meeting themed "Korean food market access", supporting Vietnamese businesses to boost farm product exports to the Republic of Korea (RoK) market, was held in Hanoi on May 24.
The domestic property market this year would see “hot” development as Vietnam would be one of five best prospective markets in the Asian region, experts said.
VOV.VN - The niche freshwater ornamental fish farming segment of the aquaculture industry in the city and surrounding region has been growing steadily over recent years, says the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee.
A workshop was held in Hanoi on May 12 to look into challenges facing millions of Vietnamese farmers when the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement takes effect.
VOV.VN - An effective brand strategy involves crafting a positive image of a company that invokes trust and confidence in the eyes of the public, says PhD Nguyen Quoc Thinh, a lecturer from the Vietnam University of Commerce.
VOV.VN - Ta Van Long, vice chairman of the Yen Bai Provincial People’s Committee says it’s vital that there's a unified agriculture brand for exports, so that farmers and exporters can build and capitalize on a strong reputation for Vietnam produce overseas.
A comprehensive competition policy is necessary to shift the Vietnamese economy to a market economy, stated Nguyen Dinh Cung, head of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), at a workshop in Hanoi on April 15.
VOV.VN - The Trade Promotion Agency of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on April 14 held a seminar in Hanoi to discuss measures enhancing the competitiveness of local companies.
FECOBA – the federation of commerce and industry of Buenos Aires and Argentina’s confederation of enterprises CAME recently organised a workshop on trade opportunities with Vietnam in Argentina.
VOV.VN - The government must adequately prepare local businesspeople for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), said Nguyen Tran Bat – engineer, lawyer and now Chairman and General Director of InvestConsult Group.
VOV.VN - When Vietnamese small and medium sized business owners hear the term ‘niche market’, most don’t have any clear idea what it means— but they have a tendency to immediately think it refers to something small.
VOV.VN - Sa Phin is one of the busiest ethnic minority markets in northern Ha Giang Province.