Simplified C/O procedures enhance benefits of trade pacts
09:25 | 03/07/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Tran Thanh Hai, deputy director of the Agency of Foreign Trade under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said a certificate of origin (C/O) is an important document to help goods enjoy preferential tariffs under free trade agreements. Responding to this demand, Vietnam has simplified the C/O issuance procedures.
Decade-long campaign spawns consumer trust
11:30 | 02/07/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign has yielded positive results after 10 years of implementation. Consumer trust has increased with people preferring locally made goods to other products. Many enterprises have reported a localization rate of 70-90 percent while domestic goods account for 95 percent of public purchasing.
Over 50 green startup ideas honoured
10:04 | 28/06/2019 Economy- Society
The Vietnam Women's Union collaborated with the Vietnam Climate Innovation Centre (VCIC) to organise a ceremony in Hanoi, on June 24, to honour 51 creative ideas at the third Proof-of Concept (PoC) competition under the theme "Women and the future of green economy".
MoIT ranks fifth in public reform index
09:32 | 27/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Government Steering Committee for Administrative Reform announced the 2018 Public Administration Reform (PAR) index and the 2018 Satisfaction Index of Public Administration Services (SIPAS).
Safe fruit in the big city
14:43 | 24/06/2019 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Hanoi the capital worked with other provinces to hold “Safe Farm Produce Weeks” in the city, enabling its consumers to approach a diverse range of high quality, reasonably priced agricultural products from different provinces and cities.