Vietnam’s leather and footwear expand exports to the EU
11:17 | 20/11/2017 MUTRAP Corner
On November 17 in Ho Chi Minh City, a seminar organised by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the European Trade Policy and Investment Support Project (EU-Mutrap), was held to help exporters take advantage of the EV-FTA when it takes effect in 2019.
Danish firm Spectre to up investment in Vietnam
09:30 | 17/11/2017 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - Bilateral trade and investment between Vietnam and Denmark has grown rapidly. Danish businesses are becoming increasingly interested in Vietnam and wish to expand their operations in this market. Jesper Klausen, Chairman of the Spectre Vietnam Garment Technologies Company Limited, shared the company’s investment plan with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Huong.
Hanoi ready to connect Vietnamese, Finnish firms
08:58 | 15/11/2017 MUTRAP Corner
At a meeting in Hanoi early this month for Finnish Ambassador to Vietnam Kari Kahiluoto, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung affirmed that the capital city is willing to host networking events as well as investment and technology transfer promotion activities for Vietnamese and Finnish businesses.
EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement: Impacts and expectations
14:03 | 06/11/2017 MUTRAP Corner
The EU and Vietnam have concluded the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in 2015 and are under the process of preparation for signing and implementation. Seen as a comprehensive Agreement of high quality, wide range of commitments, the EVFTA is expected to promote investment and technological advance, hence increase productivity and outputs of several industries. The initial research report in 2014 on "Impact assessment of the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement" reveals that the EVFTA serves the sustainable development of both parties.
EU is potential market for Vietnamese honey exports
09:03 | 03/11/2017 MUTRAP Corner
At a seminar on maintaining and expanding the market share of Vietnamese honey exports to the EU, in Ho Chi Minh City, on November 1, experts said the European Union (EU) is promising to become a potential market for Vietnamese honey exports thanks to the continuously increased export output in recent years.
Sweden-Vietnam potential cooperation on wood materials
10:39 | 31/10/2017 MUTRAP Corner
At a seminar on Sweden’s wood materials and VietnamWood fair recently held in Ho Chi Minh, speakers said Sweden’s wood materials industry sees Vietnam’s wood processing industry as a potential market for its eco-friendly, competitive and sustainable materials.