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Local tuna exports endure drastic downturn

Local tuna exports endure drastic downturn

VOV.VN - The first four months of the year have seen the nation’s tuna exports fall at a double-digit rate, with exports to major markets such as the EU and the United States plummeting sharply, according to information released by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Vietnam, US boost footwear trade post -COVID-19

Vietnam, US boost footwear trade post -COVID-19

VOV.VN - The question of how to help Vietnamese footwear enterprises fully grasp the market situation, trends, and opportunities of promoting footwear exports to the United States during and after the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic was a key talking point during a recent online conference held in Washington DC.

US becomes Vietnam’s largest supplier of fruits, vegetables

US becomes Vietnam’s largest supplier of fruits, vegetables

The US has become Vietnam’s largest supplier of fruits and vegetables in the first four months of the year, recording a 44% increase year-on-year in export value to US$102.1 million, according to the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association.

Vietnamese citizens repatriated from US test negative for COVID-19

Vietnamese citizens repatriated from US test negative for COVID-19

VOV.VN - A total of 80 Vietnamese citizens who had recently returned to the country from the United States have tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and successfully completed their isolation period in the northern province of Hoa Binh on May 23.

Vietnam, US look to stronger comprehensive partnership

Vietnam, US look to stronger comprehensive partnership

VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc and US Congressman Ami Bera, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation, discussed the comprehensive partnership between the two nations and bilateral cooperation in COVID-19 fight during their recent phone talks.

EU, US receive large haul of Made-in-Vietnam hand sanitiser

EU, US receive large haul of Made-in-Vietnam hand sanitiser

VOV.VN - Up to 2 million bottles of hand sanitiser which use silver nanoparticles from the Center for Research and Development of Ho Chi Minh City High-Tech Park (SHTPLabs) have been exported to Europe, the United States, and Canada since the initial outbreak of the novel coronavirus epidemic.

Vietnam records four more cases of coronavirus, total rises to 324

Vietnam records four more cases of coronavirus, total rises to 324

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Health on May 18 evening reported the discovery of four fresh cases confirmed to have contracted the SARS-CoV-2 virus, including two flight attendants and two passengers returning from the US, raising the total tally of infections in the country to 324.

Pepper prices remain low despite undergoing slight increase

Pepper prices remain low despite undergoing slight increase

VOV.VN - Despite experiencing an upward trend in recent weeks, pepper prices in the Central Highlands and the southern region have remained low in comparison with previous years, according to the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnamese citizens return home safely from US

Vietnamese citizens return home safely from US

More than 340 Vietnamese citizens have returned home safely from the US and been quarantined upon their arrival, according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Vietnam, US look forward to 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Vietnam, US look forward to 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties

VOV.VN - President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Phuong Nga and US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink discussed a cooperation plan between the US Embassy and the VUFO on launching diverse activities marking the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties (1995 - 2020) during their meeting in Hanoi on May 8.

Export momentum bounces back

Export momentum bounces back

VOV.VN - With Vietnam successfully bringing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic under control, local firms have begun to receive new export orders whilst others have been striving to seize upon the fresh opportunities to recover, according to insiders.

Vietnam trying to bring home citizens stranded in US: Foreign Ministry

Vietnam trying to bring home citizens stranded in US: Foreign Ministry

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Transport and Vietnam’s representative offices in the US are actively joining hands to assist the Vietnam Airlines in clearing necessary procedures and looking for suitable options to bring Vietnamese citizens affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in the US back home at the earliest possible date, the Foreign Ministry said on May 3.

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

VOV.VN - While the novel coronavirus has exerted a negative impact on the world economy, Vietnam has maintained a trade surplus over four months, with 15 items enjoying export turnover of over US$1 billion each, making up 80% of total export value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

China remains largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

China remains largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

VOV.VN - The opening four months of the year saw China import US$2.8 billion worth of agro-forestry-aquatic products from Vietnam, accounting for the largest market share, followed by the United States and EU with US$2.78 billion and US$1.3 billion, respectively, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Vietnam records US$12.4 billion trade surplus with US in Q1

Vietnam records US$12.4 billion trade surplus with US in Q1

VOV.VN - The first quarter of this year saw the total import-export turnover between Vietnam and the US achieve double-digit growth of US$ 19.5 billion, of which Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$12.4 billion, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US condemns China's recent actions in East Sea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on April 23 criticised recent actions of China in the East Sea, including its announcement of the establishment of “Xisha district” (Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago) and “Nansha district” (Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago) within the so-called “Sansha city,” and China coast guard vessel's sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat.