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ASEAN officials mull building ASEAN recovery framework

ASEAN officials mull building ASEAN recovery framework

An online inter-sectoral discussion on building a comprehensive recovery framework for ASEAN was held on July 14 under the chair of Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of the SOM ASEAN Vietnam.

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.

Supply chain restructuring to bolster exports to EU

Supply chain restructuring to bolster exports to EU

VOV.VN - With the impending EU-Vietnam Trade Agreement (EVFTA) set to come into force during the second half of the year, exports are poised to enjoy a fresh impetus, but it remains vital to invest methodically and restructure necessary supply chains in order for Vietnamese goods to remain competitive in the long run.

Tra fish exports to EU see a sharp fall due to COVID-19

Tra fish exports to EU see a sharp fall due to COVID-19

VOV.VN - By mid-May, Vietnamese Tra (Pangasius) exports to the European Union were valued at US$53.4 million, down by nearly 36% compared to the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

RoK, Vietnam eye closer economic ties despite pandemic

RoK, Vietnam eye closer economic ties despite pandemic

The Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam held a video conference on April 13 to share ideas on ways to expand their economic ties despite the strain caused by the pandemic on global business activities, according to the Yonhap News Agency.

Businesses keen to remove hurdles amid COVID-19 epidemic

Businesses keen to remove hurdles amid COVID-19 epidemic

VOV.VN - Management agencies have put in place drastic steps in a bid to support businesses as they actively seek out sources of raw materials to be used in production whilst boosting trade promotion activities.

Half of Japanese manufacturers see supply chain disruptions from COVID-19

Half of Japanese manufacturers see supply chain disruptions from COVID-19

Around 53 per cent of Japanese companies from the manufacturing sector start to feel the bite of supply chain disruptions caused by the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, according to the latest survey by the Ho Chi Minh City chapters of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI).

Vietnam racks up US$5.9 billion trade surplus over nine-month period

Vietnam racks up US$5.9 billion trade surplus over nine-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam has enjoyed consistent growth in export turnover amid numerous difficulties, with a trade surplus of approximately US$5.9 billion, representing one of the positive aspects of the country’s economic picture during the first nine months of the year.

Hanoi, Son La team up in supplying agricultural products

Hanoi, Son La team up in supplying agricultural products

Hanoi has strengthened regional connectivity and links with localities nationwide, especially Son La province, to develop an agricultural supply chain to meet the demand for farm produce of the 10-million strong city.

Supply chain optimisation boosts garment firms' competitiveness

Supply chain optimisation boosts garment firms' competitiveness

Investing in logistics and applying lean management are considered two of the solutions to optimise the supply chain, helping domestic garment and textile firms to solve the issues related to warehousing operations to save costs and increase competitive capacity.

Radical reform needed to improve business climate

Radical reform needed to improve business climate

VOV.VN - Most Vietnamese businesses are encountering difficulties when they come to accessing capital sources, enhancing supply chain connectivity, and dealing with high production costs.