Vietnam-UEA trade to exceed US$4 billion
08:08 | 25/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam-UAE trade would exceed US$4 billion in the near future, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Vietnam Khalid Ibrahim Abdulaziz Shohail Al-Qahtani said that at the March 19 meeting with leaders of the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi.
Vietnam-EFTA FTA negotiations to be completed by the year’s end
14:04 | 24/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations between Vietnam and the EFTA including Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein are expected for completion by the end of this year, according to the meeting between Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and his Norwegian counterpart Monica Mæland held on March 19 in Hanoi.
Possibilities to expand the African market
10:15 | 24/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) said that from March 24-28, 16 South African companies in the fields of agriculture, ostrich processing, mining, national defense, information technology and cosmetics will visit Vietnam to explore business opportunities and attend the South Africa-Vietnam trade and investment promotion workshop.
VIFA-EXPO 2014 offers opportunities for wood processing enterprises
15:07 | 22/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade, the Ho Chi Minh City Handicraft & Wood Industry Association (HAWA) and the HAWA Corporation successfully organized the Vietnam International Furniture and Home Accessories Fair (VIFA) 2014 on March 11-14 in Ho Chi Minh City.
53 textile-garment businesses honored
10:31 | 21/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - On March 20, the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association announced the results of the eighth selection of typical Vietnamese textile and garment businesses (2010-2013). Fifty-three businesses were selected this time.
B-WTO helps Vietnam improve its position
09:52 | 21/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Strengthening market economy institutions and improving the business environment is one of the important objectives of the Beyond WTO (World Trade Organization), B-WTO, Program.
Hapro actively promotes trade activities
14:06 | 20/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Despite the difficult global economy and sluggish purchasing power that has not yet recovered, the export revenue of the Hanoi Trade Corporation (Hapro) still reached US$237.5 million in 2013 thanks to the company taking drastic measures to take the initiative in sourcing goods.
Garment enterprises strive to take advantages of GSP
10:37 | 19/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Being aware that it is not easy to take advantage of the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) mainly due to the certificates of origin of input materials, Vietnamese textile and garment enterprises are trying to take every available opportunity to increase their market shares.
Big trade surplus with the US recorded
09:40 | 18/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs show that Vietnam recorded a surplus of about US$3 billion in trade with the US in the first two months of 2014.