UKVFTA - a boost to Vietnam-UK trade

After the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) took effect on December 31, 2020, both sides saw impressive growth in their two-way trade though exports faced formidable challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam, West Virginia bolster bilateral cooperation

3/1/2021 9:58:06 AM

Representatives from the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the US state of West Virginia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on February 25 to accelerate cooperation in economy, trade, and energy.

Conference discusses role of Vietnam in Asia-Europe partnership

2/21/2021 10:02:23 AM

A conference has been held in Moscow to discuss the outlook of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and the role of Vietnam and Belarus in the expansion of the Asia-Europe development space.

Tien Giang sees rosy signs in export

2/19/2021 2:10:37 PM

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang has seen rosy signs in export in early 2021, with export turnover reaching 270 million USD, up 36 percent year-on-year.

Vietnam sees positive changes in economic structure

2/18/2021 9:48:27 AM

During 10 years of implementing the socio-economic development strategy for 2011-2020, Vietnam has recorded encouraging achievements.

US removes anti-dumping duty on Minh Phu frozen shrimp

2/18/2021 9:44:33 AM

The Minh Phu Seafood Joint Stock Company announced on February 17 that US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has cancelled a decision issued on October 13, 2020 on the imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on the company’s frozen shrimp products exported to the US.

Kien Giang promotes border trade infrastructure connectivity with Cambodia

2/16/2021 12:31:56 PM

The southern border province of Kien Giang has facilitated the implementation of a memorandum of understanding on border trade infrastructure development and connectivity between Vietnam and Cambodia.

Chinese newspaper lauds Vietnam’s investment attractiveness

2/14/2021 11:21:59 AM

China’s Newsweek ran an article recently highlighting the positive outlook for Vietnam’s economy.

UKVFTA hoped to push door larger for Vietnamese agricultural exports

2/14/2021 11:06:51 AM

The UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA), which came into effect from January 1, will open the door larger for Vietnam’s key agricultural exports to the UK, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has said.

Vietnam concerned about Brazil’s rules on aquatic imports

1/29/2021 3:25:14 PM

The Vietnam Sanitary and Phytosanitary Notification Authority and Enquiry Point (SPS Vietnam Office) has expressed the country’s concern over Brazil’s application of regulations that go beyond international practices on shrimp and tra fish imported from Vietnam.

Thai investors eye more investment opportunities in Vietnam

1/28/2021 3:29:46 PM

Vietnam is still a destination for foreign investment, including Thailand because it is a large and growing market, Tanee Sangrat, Director General of the Department of Information and Spokesman of the Foreign Ministry of Thailand, has said.