Annual export revenue to exceed estimate

Annual export revenue to exceed estimate

02/10/2013 08:37

Vietnam's export revenue for 2013 is forecast to reach US$131 billion, a 14% year-on-year increase and a 4% improvement on the National Assembly's previous estimate, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Forum connects Vietnam and UK businesses

Forum connects Vietnam and UK businesses

01/10/2013 08:50

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) co-ordinated with the British Embassy to hold a forum with members of both countries' business communities in Hanoi on September 30.

Vietnam GDP up 5% in nine months

Vietnam GDP up 5% in nine months

26/09/2013 14:03

The country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rose 5.14 % in the first nine months of this year, according to a report released by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on September 24.

Vietnam to become Southeast Asia's top wood exporter

Vietnam to become Southeast Asia's top wood exporter

20/09/2013 08:40

With an export value projected at USD5.5 billion this year, Vietnam is set to become Southeast Asia's biggest wood and wood products exporter, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Switzerland launches new development co-operation with Vietnam

Switzerland launches new development co-operation with Vietnam

19/09/2013 10:16

Switzerland plans to increase its grant budget to CHF 123 million (US$132.8 million) over the next four years to promote further economic development co-operation with Vietnam.

Vietnam, Russia to sign free-trade agreement

Vietnam, Russia to sign free-trade agreement

18/09/2013 14:40

Vietnam Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan and his Russian counterpart Olga Golodets announced they are taking robust measures to boost bilateral trade and investment, at a meeting in Moscow on September 17.

7th Vietnam Business Forum in Europe

7th Vietnam Business Forum in Europe

16/09/2013 09:04

The seventh Vietnam Business Forum in Europe was held in Kharkov, Ukraine on September 14, drawing more than 200 Vietnamese entrepreneurs who operate in European countries.

Work starts on Tam Diep railroad crossing flyover

Work starts on Tam Diep railroad crossing flyover

16/09/2013 08:38

Delegates participated in a button-pressing ceremony on September 14 to begin construction on a flyover at the North-South Railway crossing on National Highway 1A in Tam Diep town, northern Ninh Binh province.

Australian business finds Vietnam an attractive Asian market

Australian business finds Vietnam an attractive Asian market

13/09/2013 09:02

The Australian Financial Review, a leading daily newspaper, published an article on September 11 entitled 'Good name helps SMEs gain foothold in Vietnam', which reflects Australia's strong desire to do business in the Vietnam market.

US DOC: Vietnam is not guilty of shrimp dumping

US DOC: Vietnam is not guilty of shrimp dumping

12/09/2013 09:24

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP) on September 11 announced that the US Department of Commerce (DOC) has concluded Vietnam shrimp exporters have not dumped their frozen shrimp products on the US market.

Third round of Vietnam-Customs Union FTA talks underway

Third round of Vietnam-Customs Union FTA talks underway

11/09/2013 14:52

The third round of negotiations on a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan opened on September 9 in Minsk, the capital of Belarus.

Shrimp exports up 38 percent

Shrimp exports up 38 percent

10/09/2013 10:50

Vietnam earned nearly USD280 million from shrimp exports in August, a year-on-year increase of 38 percent, bringing the total shrimp export value to USD1.67 billion in the first eight months of this year.

Vietnam’s rice export reaches over 4.6 mln tonnes

Vietnam’s rice export reaches over 4.6 mln tonnes

09/09/2013 08:58

Vietnam exported almost 4.7 million tonnes of rice in the first eight months of this year, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

VASEP: DOC’s preliminary tra fish decision “controversial”

VASEP: DOC’s preliminary tra fish decision “controversial”

09/09/2013 08:54

Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) General Secretary Truong Dinh Hoe has described the US Department of Commerce’s preliminary decision on anti-dumping taxes imposed on Vietnamese tra fish exports as not completely objective.

President discusses investment policy with Japan firms

President discusses investment policy with Japan firms

06/09/2013 09:20

President Truong Tan Sang discussed incentives for attracting foreign investment with Japan business persons at a reception on September 5.

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