Restructuring the textile and garment industry involves drawing up a new development strategy, using new technologies, and closing fiber and textile factories that use outdated technologies.
The Ministry of Information and Communications said on November 21 that it has decided to fine 50 press agencies for publishing false information on fish sauce with excessive amounts of arsenic.
According to the latest survey by the Vietnam Standards and Consumers Association (Vinatas) in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong and Soc Trang, a third of local coffee products were either of extremely low quality or even fake.
Vietnam’s garment-textile industry has already taking possible Brexit influence into accounts while conjuring up measures to weather its possible negative impacts.
The demand from Vietnam’s key export markets has decreased significantly, while the dollar has appreciated sharply, causing textile and garment export growth to slow down.
The absence of procedures allowing consumer protection organisations to act on behalf of their members is damaging the legitimate interests of Vietnamese customers, participants at a workshop have heard.
Domestic milk companies have increased powdered milk production to meet a higher demand on the local market.
(VOV) - Being a party to a successfully negotiated Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) will offer the Vietnamese trade sector, including its garment and textile industries, an excellent opportunity to promote exports and bypass tariff barriers.