Vietnam steps up trade co-operation with Venezuela

The Vietnamese Embassy in Venezuela and the Venezuela Foreign Trade Bank (BANCOEX) co-hosted a teleconference on May 11 to seek ways to accelerate trade promotion between the two countries.

Vietnam among top three buying geographies of US firms

5/10/2021 10:37:47 AM

A new report finds that 43% of US-based respondents cited Vietnam among their top three buying geographies as of early 2021, doubled from 2019, according to Material Handling & Logistics, a US website.

Canada imposes anti-dumping duties of over 101% on upholstered seats from Vietnam

5/7/2021 1:48:14 PM

Upholstered seats originating from the nation are set to be subject to an anti-dumping tax rate of 101.5% when being exported to the Canadian market, according to information released by the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).

Vietnam, Cambodia agree upon a range of trade promotion measures

5/7/2021 1:43:28 PM

Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien and Cambodian Ambassador to Vietnam Chay Navuth discussed a wide range of measures to bolster bilateral ties across trade, industry, and energy during a recent working session in Hanoi.

Vietnam Trade Office working to protect rice trademark in Australia

5/6/2021 11:53:19 AM

The Vietnam Trade Office in Australia has said it has taken measures to protect Vietnamese rice trademarks after an Australian firm registered for trademark protection of rice varieties ST24 and ST25.

Austrian firms expect opportunities from Vietnam

5/6/2021 11:51:03 AM

The portal of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber has run an article hailing Vietnam’s consistent, drastic, and effective measures against the COVID-19 pandemic, adding that the Vietnamese market remains attractive to Austrian firms.

Vietnam posts positive signs in FDI attraction

5/6/2021 11:39:01 AM

Vietnam’s success in the fight against COVID-19 and its overall stability has increased its competitiveness and resulted in positive outcomes in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction since the start of the year, Director of the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, Do Nhat Hoang, has said.

Vietnam promotes processed agricultural products in Australia

5/6/2021 11:36:44 AM

Following the success of its trade promotion programme for Vietnam’s frozen durians in 2019 and 2020, the Vietnamese trade office in Australia is working to promote other processed agricultural products of Vietnam in the market.

Gov’t affirms FDI's important role in Vietnamese economy

4/28/2021 11:57:23 AM

The foreign direct investment (FDI) sector continues to be an important economic driver, contributing to making Vietnam more prosperous, Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh said.

CPTPP paves way for local goods to penetrate the Americas

4/27/2021 4:13:45 PM

Two years after being implemented, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) has become a driving force, paving the way for Vietnamese products to make greater inroads into countries in North, Central, and South America, according to industry insiders.

EVFTA offers chance to boost Vietnam - Poland agricultural trade: Experts

4/26/2021 4:17:01 PM

Vietnam and Poland hold substantial potential for stepping up trade, especially in agricultural products and food, via the optimization of incentives contained within the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), experts said at an online workshop held in HCM City on April 22.