Vietnam-EU trade exceeds US$30 billion
11:01 | 10/01/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In 2013, although the EU economy was yet to recover, trade between Vietnam and the EU reached over US$30 billion. There are big opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to increase exports because the EU economy is regaining its growth after recession. Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Phuong spoke with Vu Ba Phu, Vietnamese Minister Counselor to Belgium and the EU, about the issue.
Catching opportunities from Japan
09:52 | 09/01/2014 Trade
Taking advantage of the tight and deep relationship it has with Japan, Vietnam has proposed measures to promote trade. Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan spoke with Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Doan Xuan Hung on the matter.
Deep integration, big opportunities
16:59 | 31/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam is quickly and deeply integrating into the regional and global economy providing many opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to boost exports.
Vietnam Medi-pharm Expo 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City
15:36 | 30/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - The 14th Vietnam International Hospital, Medical and Pharmaceutical Exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City will take place from August 21-23, 2014 at the Tan Binh Exhibition & Convention Center (TBECC), 446 Hoang Van Thu Street, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City. During the exhibition, there will be the following five concurrent events:
Eco-product International Fair - EPIF 2014
15:47 | 29/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) invites businesses to participate in the Eco-product International Fair - EPIF 2014 that will take place from March 13-16, 2014, at the Taipei World Trade Center Hall.
Lang Son becomes buoyant for import-export activities
09:27 | 29/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - Imported goods gathered at the border gates in Lang Son have risen from 15-20 percent compared to the end of the previous month as import and export businesses are focusing on major package contracts to meet consumer demand in China and Vietnam for the upcoming Lunar New Year.
Preventing counterfeit goods
09:45 | 28/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - Government authorities have achieved remarkable results in preventing counterfeit goods. However, with sophisticated measures, counterfeit goods have continuously harmed consumers and businesses. Therefore, authorities agreed to implement drastic measures and practical programs to control counterfeit goods in the market.
Vietnam has trade surplus with the US in 2013
16:41 | 27/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - “2013 can be said to be a successful year of Vietnamese exports and those to the US in particular. The value of exports to the US is predicted to exceed US$25 billion for the first time, and if the prediction comes true, Vietnam will have a surplus of about US$20 billion in trade with the US this year,” said Commercial Counselor Dao Tran Nhan, Head of the Vietnam Trade Office in the US, in a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Phuong.
Opportunities from TPP Agreement
08:01 | 26/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - Together with an increase in exports, steel exporters will enjoy benefits when Vietnam participates in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement.