Wood exports continue growing
08:03 | 30/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, in the first nine months of this year, export turnover of wood and wood products reached US$4.44 billion, an increase of 14.4 percent compared to the same period last year. Thanks to cheap prices and good quality, Vietnam’s wood and wood products have affirmed the attractiveness in the global market.
Cement sector make a leap towards quality, quantity
17:03 | 29/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In the overall construction material development plan for 2020 with vision until 2030, the Vietnam’s cement sector is targeting technologically-intensive investment and higher competitiveness. Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Anh interviewed Chairman of Vietnam Cement Association Nguyen Quang Cung about the issue.
Forum to address Vietnam-Slovakia business opportunities
11:32 | 28/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Embassy of Slovakia in Vietnam will launch a Vietnam-Slovakia Business Forum on November 4 during the visit to Vietnam by the Slovakian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister from November 4-6.
Vinacomin positively responds to the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign
09:29 | 28/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Over the past five years of implementation of the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign, the Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) has boosted production of competitive quality products along with enhanced use of domestic products comparable to imported alternatives in terms of quality and price.
Additional opportunity for seafood exports to Russia
10:37 | 27/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (NAFIQAD) said that the department reviewed and evaluated businesses in meeting necessary conditions to promote seafood exports to Russia. As a result, the country has 60 seafood businesses fully meeting all conditions.
Vietnam, Japan try to double trading revenue
14:08 | 24/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The recent visit to Japan by Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has strongly fostered the Vietnam-Japan Strategic Partnership for Peace and Prosperity in Asia as the two parties committed to prioritizing economic cooperation and encouraging businesses to increase their investment.
Promoting Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign abroad
10:14 | 23/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In addition to measures to promote the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Vietnam’s trade offices in foreign countries have also actively implemented propaganda to overseas Vietnamese. It is considered one of important activities in order to promote exports.
Much room for farm and seafood exports to Singapore
08:49 | 23/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - There is still much room for Vietnamese agricultural and seafood exports to Singapore, and once Vietnamese businesses actively join trade promotion activities they will increase opportunities to expand their export market and clients.
Retail market needs right direction
09:38 | 22/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s retail market has made strong changes in a context where big international retailers have been more available. The competition between modern and traditional business models has become more powerful and Vietnam’s retail market needs a long-term strategy in order to ensure sustainable development in the integration process.