Vietnam should fulfill its commitments to legal and institutional reform in accordance with international standards, thus making labour relations in businesses healthy and reducing labour disputes and strikes, heard an international symposium in Ho Chi Minh City.
Exports of the southern province of Binh Duong hit nearly 10.4 billion USD in the first five months of 2019, a year-on-year rise of 12.2 percent, said Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade Nguyen Van Danh.
A series of trade agreements on exploiting the Sao Vang-Dai Nguyet gas field was inked between the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and its partners in Hanoi on July 31.
Some commercial banks have entered a new interest rate hike race to lure medium- and long-term deposits, pushing the rate to a record high of more than 9% per year.
Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry will maintain its strong growth even if the TPP does not materialise, the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (Lefaso) has said.
The Vietnamese economy has shown resilience in the face of global headwinds, an Australian economist wrote in a recent article.
A forum giving an overview of the ASEAN Economic Community and relevant agreements was held in the central city of Danang on November 11.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) announced recent drops in pepper prices, both domestic and exported, in October.
Savills Vietnam, the largest property company in the country, forecasts that the real estate market will be on the upswing in 2016, thanks to improved economic conditions, monetary policies and international trade agreements.
Vietnam has challenges to tackle if it wants to achieve economic targets and deeply integrate into the world's economy in the context of new trade agreements.
VOV.VN - Last year ended with disappointing news as record OPEC supply created a global glut driving oil prices downward, which when combined with shortfalls in agricultural and seafood exports, stunted economic growth.
In the first two weeks of 2016 the Ho Chi Minh City Export Processing Zone Authority (HEPZA) has licensed two FDI projects with a combined registered capital of over US$30 million.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is exerting every effort to increase the competitiveness of local businesses in the regional integration, especially with the formation of the ASEAN Community later this year.
Despite 30 years of renewal, positive changes in its economy, and at one time bearing the tag of "Asia's Next Dragon", Vietnam’s position in global rankings has not improved to any great extent, according to a report presented by Associate Professor Tran Dinh Thien, Director of the Vietnam Institute of Economics.
Singapore is a strategic gateway for Vietnamese agriculture and seafood exporters to make inroads into other markets, experts commented at a trade exchange programme in Singapore on November 21.
Bilateral and multilateral trade agreements have become increasingly imperative to the local investment arena and the capital inflow to Vietnam, and the country is almost keyed up to cash in on the new opportunities these agreements will engender.
Vietnamese customers, who expect to buy milk at cheaper prices after the world price drop began earlier this year, have swallowed a bitter pill when realizing that they had paid more than they should have for the dairy liquid.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on July 9 gave directives for the continuation of Resolution 13 to develop Vietnam's infrastructure to meet the demand of a modern, industrialised country by 2020, which was approved by the Central Committee in January 2012.
As Vietnam revs up for the Trans Pacific Partnership and several other bilateral and multilateral trade agreements, industries hoping to take advantage of the export opportunities are under pressure to get up to standard.
Vietnam has signed seven free trade agreements with multi-lateral, regional and bilateral partners, with hundreds of tariffs on farm produce to be removed by 2018.