Strengthening seafood exports to Russia
09:13 | 03/09/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In order to compensate for the negative impacts of economic sanctions adopted by the US and EU, Russia is moving towards other markets. This is considered a new opportunity for Vietnamese seafood exporters, especially in a context where a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (VCUFTA) is due to be signed in the near future.
TKV prepares titanium exploration in Binh Thuan
16:25 | 02/09/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Group (TKV), it is trying to quickly complete exploration of a titanium ore deposit in Luong Son 1, Binh Thuan Province.
Israel, Vietnam’s major trade partner in Middle East
09:37 | 01/09/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Although the global economy is still fluctuating and the Vietnamese and Israeli economies are facing difficulties, bilateral trade between Vietnam and Israel is soaring and development potential remains great.
Quang Ninh brings Vietnamese goods to countryside
09:01 | 28/08/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Deputy Director of Quang Ninh Department of Industry and Trade Pham Ngoc Thuy in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan said in the coming time, the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign in the province will concentrate more on assisting enterprises to bring goods to rural, border areas and islands.
Businesses using each other’s products: Positive changes
09:16 | 27/08/2014 Trade
(VEN) - For the last two years since 16 groups and corporations under the Ministry of Industry and Trade signed a common agreement pledging to use each other’s products, the sales of many kinds of their products have increased, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa affirmed in a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Phuong.
ITE HCMC 2014 coming soon
15:51 | 26/08/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The International Travel Expo - Ho Chi Minh City 2014 (ITE HCMC 2014) will take place at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) from September 11-13. It will be organized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and hosted by Ho Chi Minh City.
TPP negotiation round to take place in Hanoi
09:44 | 26/08/2014 Trade
(VEN) - A Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement negotiation round is scheduled to take place from September 1-10 in Hanoi and is expected to create many breakthroughs for rapid completion of TPP negotiations.
Metro’s deal: A broader view is needed
08:07 | 26/08/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Amid mixed and even skewed messages in relation to the merger of Metro Cash & Carry Vietnam (MCCVN) by the BJC Group, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pham Tat Thang, a senior researcher from the Ministry of Industry and Trade believes that there should be a more accurate and objective view on the matter. He shared his view with Vietnam Economic News’ Minh Ly about the deal.
Tea exports to reach US$245 million
10:18 | 25/08/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Tea exports in the first seven months of this year declined in volume and value compared to the same period last year. However, thanks to efforts to boost trade promotion and diversify and improve product quality, the Vietnam Tea Association (VITAS) forecasted that tea exports this year could reach US$245 million.