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Vietnam presses ahead with preparation for SEA Games 31

Vietnam presses ahead with preparation for SEA Games 31

The Vietnam Sports Administration (VSA) is pressing ahead with preparations for the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games to be hosted by Vietnam in 2021, according to a leading official of the VSA.

Steel producers hit hard by pandemic

Steel producers hit hard by pandemic

The Vietnam Steel Association (VSA)’s member enterprises suffered a strong reduction in production and business in the first quarter of this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Local steel firms concerned over high inventories, influx of Chinese products

Local steel firms concerned over high inventories, influx of Chinese products

Domestic steel producers are concerned over the influx of Chinese steel products, which will continue to be distributed throughout the country once the COVID-19 virus is brought under control, noting that steel sales plunged by 35%-40% in the first two months of the year, according to the Vietnam Steel Association.

Nationwide mass race rescheduled due to coronavirus

Nationwide mass race rescheduled due to coronavirus

The 2020 Olympic running day for public health has been postponed due to fears that mass gathering for the race will put people at risk of being infected the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), according to the Vietnam Sports Administration (VSA).

Steel sector faces troubles in 2019

Steel sector faces troubles in 2019

The steel industry experienced many difficulties in 2019 due to stronger steel imports and reduced sales of locally made products at home and abroad.

Vietnamese steel faces tough seas

Vietnamese steel faces tough seas

Escalating trade tensions and rising protectionism have caused a formidable pressure on Vietnamese steel sector, according to insiders.

Steel industry forecast to maintain stable growth

Steel industry forecast to maintain stable growth

Vietnam’s steel production and consumption in the first half of 2019 recorded respective increases of 7.7 percent and 9.8 percent year-on-year, according to the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).

EVFTA opens new markets for steel industry

EVFTA opens new markets for steel industry

The freshly-signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will help the Vietnamese steel sector expand export markets in Europe, industry insiders said.

International cooperation: key to national sports development strategy

International cooperation: key to national sports development strategy

Vietnam signed over 50 cooperation agreements and treaties with countries, territories, and international sports organisations around the world during 1998 to 2016, a period that has seen the most thriving development in the sporting sector, said vice head of the Vietnam Sports Administration (VSA) Le Hoang Yen.

PM: students should equip themselves with broad knowledge

PM: students should equip themselves with broad knowledge

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged Vietnamese students to equip themselves with broad knowledge in the digital era at a plenary session of the 10th national congress of the Vietnam Students’ Association (VSA) in Hanoi on December 10.

Steel firms strive to stay strong

Steel firms strive to stay strong

In recent months, Vietnam’s steel industry has had to compete with a rising amount of imported steel in the domestic market and faces a number of anti-dumping investigations in export destinations, reported the Ministry of Industry and Trade.