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Japan – one of four largest importers of Vietnam

Japan – one of four largest importers of Vietnam

Japan is one of the four largest importers of Vietnam, only behind China, the Republic of Korea and the US, according to the latest report by the Industry Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam could face power shortage: ministry

Vietnam could face power shortage: ministry

Vietnam could face an electricity shortage of 6.6 billion kWh in 2021 and 11.8 billion kWh in 2022. The shortage could increase to 15 billion kWh in 2023, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Promoting renewable energy an urgent requirement: experts

Promoting renewable energy an urgent requirement: experts

Along with its rapid economic growth, Vietnam’s electricity demand is also increasing strongly, at around 10 percent a year, causing huge pressure on the energy sector, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Haiphong urged to grow into key logistics hub

Haiphong urged to grow into key logistics hub

VOV.VN - The northern port city of Haiphong should strive to become a significant logistics hub through luring additional investment in infrastructure and getting more capable firms involved in the sector, trade officials have noted.

CPTPP boosts export opportunities in Japan

CPTPP boosts export opportunities in Japan

With the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific (CPTPP) officially coming into force, Vietnamese exporters should make the most use of the opportunities it brings in Japan, one of Vietnam’s leading trade partners.

Ministry tightens supervision to avoid trade sanctions

Ministry tightens supervision to avoid trade sanctions

Sectors which have seen high growth in the past few years such as wooden furniture, garments and textiles, seafood and steel are being placed under special supervision by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to avoid having high tariffs and trade sanctions imposed by other nations.

Seminar discusses VN-India business opportunities

Seminar discusses VN-India business opportunities

Việt Nam and India can co-operate in areas of strength such as agriculture, textiles, footwear, renewable energy, and pharmaceuticals, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

EVFTA, EVIPA offer equal benefits to signatories

EVFTA, EVIPA offer equal benefits to signatories

VOV.VN - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement are comprehensive and high-quality deals that would bring about equal benefits to both Vietnam and the EU, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Growth demand fuels solar power boom in Vietnam

Growth demand fuels solar power boom in Vietnam

Many solar power plants have become operational in the southern region in the first half of 2019, showing part of the solar power development wave to meet the economic growth demand in Vietnam.

WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to boost exports of MSMEs

WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to boost exports of MSMEs

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) will help micro, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) further diversify exports and expand markets, as well as improve GDP growth in Vietnam, experts said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.

Government to crack down on trade fraud

Government to crack down on trade fraud

The Government will adopt stricter penalties to prevent foreign goods being exported to the other markets under Vietnamese labels to avoid tariffs.