Vietnam, RoK discuss ways to reach 100 billion USD in bilateral trade

Government officials from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have discussed measures to raise two-way trade to 100 billion USD this year despite regional and global economic difficulties caused by the novel coronavirus outbreak.

New industrial zone approved for Bình Định Province

2/24/2020 9:36:01 AM

Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng has approved in principle the development of Bình Định Becamex Industrial Zone (IZ) in the central province of Bình Định, according to the province.

Japanese businesses to invest in Việt Nam’s services and retail

2/24/2020 9:34:16 AM

Services and retail are forecast to attract a large amount of Japanese direct investment into Việt Nam this year.

Bạc Liêu hopes $4b Singapore LNG project will attract more FDI

2/21/2020 11:12:27 AM

The Bạc Liêu People’s Committee hopes the licence it granted to a Singapore company for a liquefied natural gas-fired (LNG) power plant in the province is going to be a significant factor in attracting further foreign investment.

Boosting structural reform and businesses’ competitiveness vital to grab CPTPP opportunities

2/20/2020 11:41:51 AM

Improving structural reforms and businesses’ competitiveness is critical to efficiently implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in Việt Nam, heard a conference held by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) on Wednesday in Hà Nội.

EVFTA may boost Vietnam-Poland trade ties

2/19/2020 10:24:15 AM

The recently ratified EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is likely to accelerate trade between Vietnam and Poland, according to International Business Times.

FDI in Việt Nam expected to surge after the epidemic

2/19/2020 10:09:18 AM

As a major foreign investment hub, China is hit hard by the new strain of coronavirus, now known as Covid-19, but this also provides an opportunity for other countries to accelerate efforts to attract new foreign investment, especially investments in China which may seek other destinations.

Material autonomy key for Vietnam to fully tap EVFTA

2/18/2020 10:44:20 AM

Textile stocks have been on a temporary upswing thanks to the recent ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) but textile enterprises still face difficulties due to heavy dependence on imported raw materials and machinery as well as reduced demand worldwide.

New driving force for Vietnam-EU relations

2/17/2020 10:52:36 AM

The European Parliament has ratified the EVFTA and the EVIPA. The ratification has opened up new horizons for more intensive, comprehensive and effective bilateral cooperation 30 years after the establishment of diplomatic ties.

International cooperation key to promoting Vietnam’s tuna brand

2/17/2020 10:45:15 AM

Expanding international cooperation will be a key to helping the Vietnamese tuna sector to create its brand in the global market, according to insiders.

EVFTA gives new boost to Vietnam-Czech Republic economic ties

2/17/2020 10:38:29 AM

The European Parliament (EP)’s ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement on February 12 has been applauded in the Czech Republic.