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Reforms needed for sugar industry

Reforms needed for sugar industry

The sugar industry needs to restructure to compete with rivals in other countries such as Thailand, according to the Vietnam Sugar and Sugarcane Association.

Seafood export faces numerous barriers

Seafood export faces numerous barriers

Despite strong outbound sales so far this year, Vietnam’s target of earning US$9-US$10 billion from seafood exports in 2018 may prove tough due to numerous technical barriers being set up in major markets, Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper reports.

APEC workshop discusses management on technical barriers

APEC workshop discusses management on technical barriers

More than 100 delegates from 21 APEC member economies are attending a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on August 21 and 22 to discuss measures to improve management capacity under the World Trade Organisation (WTO)’s Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT).

Exports to Algeria up 29% in 7 months

Exports to Algeria up 29% in 7 months

VOV.VN - Exports to Algeria increased by 29% to almost US$209 million in the first seven months of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Seminar advises on debt risks

Seminar advises on debt risks

Risks that companies face while exporting and measures to mitigate such risks and collect overseas receivables were discussed at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on December 22.

Vietnam’s rice exports at a standstill

Vietnam’s rice exports at a standstill

Vietnam is facing dual difficulties in exporting rice as demand from loyal markets has been lower than expected, while the price has been decreasing in the world market.

Tra fish sector sets sights on sustainable development

Tra fish sector sets sights on sustainable development

The Vietnam Pangasius Association (VPA) will take various measures to achieve the stable and sustainable development of tra fish between now and 2019, said its new Chairman Duong Nghia Quoc at the VPA’s second Congress in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on June 19.

TPP agreement and its impact on Vietnam

TPP agreement and its impact on Vietnam

VOV.VN - On June 16, the National Assembly Committee for External Affairs and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) held a conference on the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement and its impacts on Vietnam.