PetroVietnam hard hit by pandemic, world oil prices, but keeps up operations
09:00 | 11/05/2020 Trade
(VEN) - The Covid-19 pandemic is severely affecting different industries in particular and the Vietnamese economy in general. The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam or PVN), a leading state-owned corporation is suffering severely from the pandemic as well as the sharp global decline in oil prices.
Vietnam proposes solutions to Japan for export of lychee
13:41 | 08/05/2020 Trade
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has proposed Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) to consider special and creative solutions solving difficulties for Vietnam’s export of fresh lychees to Japan.
Seafood export value down 10 percent in first four months
09:50 | 06/05/2020 Trade
Vietnam’s total seafood export value in the first fourth months of this year fell by 10% to US$2.18 billion due to the impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic, according to the Agricultural Product Processing and Market Development Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Mekong Delta provinces experience export growth
06:00 | 02/05/2020 Trade
In the first quarter of 2020, many Mekong Delta provinces experienced a slight increase in exports compared to the same period last year, although they failed to reach their targets due to the expanding Covid-19 pandemic that has caused foreign trade to stagnate.