About 2,500 residents in mountainous districts of central Quang Nam province, mostly women and impoverished ethnic minorities, are expected to get stable jobs and higher income thanks to a US-funded sub-project.
The country’s fine art and handicraft exports experienced a significant increase of 50 per cent to reach US$45 million in May, according to statistics from the General Department of Customs.
Vietnamese handicraft firms need to make greater efforts to meet the requirements of foreign buyers, said participants at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on April 11.
International standard compliance played an important role for enterprises in general and handicraft enterprises in particular in the context of integration, an official said at an exporters association meeting on January 7.
A delegation of 12 Vietnamese handicraft enterprises has paid a working visit to Norway to promote their products and seek partnerships and export opportunities.
(VOV) - In 2014, the export value of Vietnamese handicrafts jumped 8% on-year to US$1.6 billion, accounting for one-fifth of world market share. However, Vietnam’s handicraft exports have just targeted the low-end markets and have not matched their full potential.
Vietnam’s crafting industry is turning to a new approach in designing and developing sustainable brands to tap into tough markets around the world.
(VOV) - A pick up in the pace of handicraft orders from Japan and China have flooded the Vietnamese market recently, creating an opportunity for the industry to achieve its export turnover target of US$1.6 billion this year.
(VOV) - Vietnamese hand embroidered products and sculpture paintings have been displayed at an international seminar which opened in New Delhi on September 17.
(VOV) -LifeStyle Vietnam 2013, the 4th version of the international home decor and gifts fair, is taking place at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Binh Exhibition and Convention Centre from April 18–21.