VOV.VN - While the national agriculture sector is poised to enjoy numerous opportunities brought about by the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), many of its export items are likely to face new challenges when attempting to penetrate the stringent EU market.
Vietnam must continue to improve on its Law on Enterprises, experts and researchers said at a law conference in Hanoi on November 18.
Vietnamese shrimp exporters need to improve quality of their products, and update procedures and requirements in the Republic of Korea (RoK) to overcome technical barriers that hinder the shipments, experts have said.
The sugar industry needs to restructure to compete with rivals in other countries such as Thailand, according to the Vietnam Sugar and Sugarcane Association.
Auto businesses are concerned about Vietnam’s future policy orientation with regard to the auto industry, which they think will affect their business strategy.
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.
Localities and businesses appreciate the efforts made by Vietnamese trade counsellors in helping the country’s businesses boost their exports, and want them to continue providing information in a timely manner.
While erecting technical barriers to hinder the flow of imported cars, Vietnam plans to cut taxes imposed on locally-made vehicles to boost its auto industry.
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).
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.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue discussed problems facing the ASEAN Economic Community with a delegation from the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) during a reception in Hanoi on July 18.
Vietnam, the second largest rice exporter in the world, is facing big challenges.
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.
October was the third consecutive month in which the country’s exports reached higher growth than the same period last year, with an increase of 8.3%.
VOV.VN - As from October 5th, the free trade agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) has came into force, opening up new development opportunities for the two business communities.
Vietnam enjoyed a trade surplus of US$2.77 billion in the first nine months of this year with export turnover of US$128.2 billion and import value of US$125.4 billion.
Consultants and experts have recommended that Vietnam take measures to prevent foreign-invested projects from using outdated technologies, causing pollution and consuming national resources.
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.
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.
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.