The European Chamber of Commerce Vietnam's (EuroCham) quarterly Business Confidence Index (BCI) has regained its upward trajectory in the third quarter of 2023, offering a glimmer of hope for Vietnamese businesses after a turbulent year.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) will host the Green Economy Forum (GEF) 2023 on November 2 at the JW Marriott in Hanoi.
All European Union members are keen to fully tap into the great potential of the EU-Vietnam economic relationship. Gabor Fluit, chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham), discussed with VIR’s Tung Anh how important the expanded visa exemption is to its tourism industry and economic development.
In the three years since the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement entered into force, notable growth in bilateral exports between both sides has been evident. Jean-Jacques Bouflet, vice chairman of advocacy at the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham), talked to VIR’s Luu Huong on the agreement’s impact on trade and investment dynamics, and offered insight into key strategies for the evolving economic relationship.
The first panel session, themed Vietnam at the crossroads: The race to secure pharma investment, from VIR's event Realising Resolution 29: New Approaches for Pharma-Healthcare Development on July 20 drew significant attention. The discussion centred around the quality of labour in the pharmaceutical sector and the strategic decisions that Vietnam faces in its pursuit to attract investment in this vital industry.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) has addressed a letter to Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, urging the expansion of the visa exemption list to include all 27 member states of the European Union (EU).
Vietnam remains appealing to European investors amidst the tough global situation, according to the latest report by The the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) has highlighted the need for long-term strategies to tackle recurring power shortages in the country, arguing that the stability of the power supply is crucial for business efficacy and overall economic recovery, as indicated in their Q2 Business Confidence Index (BCI) report.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) wrote a letter to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to propose a series of short- and long-term measures designed to alleviate the effects of the ongoing power shortages.
In a concerted effort to address the challenges surrounding work permits for foreign businesses in Vietnam, EuroCham joined forces with the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) to organise a dialogue workshop on May 26.
The business community has called for clearer criteria regarding extended producer responsibility in Vietnam that considers international standards and legal status.
The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) has proposed strong enforcement measures to fight against serious copyright infringement. The threat to Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) has caused significant damage to creators, as well as negatively impacted sales from legitimate consumers.
At the high-level session of the VBF 2023, the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) provided numerous recommendations to increase the attractiveness of Vietnam to international investors and to the development of a green economy through digitisation.
Vietnam is facing more challenges to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI) as traditional sources of overseas capital are looking for opportunities closer to home.
With the Ministry of Health’s latest pledge to improve upon medical legislation, international businesses continue to pin high hopes on marketing authorisation regulations for medical devices and distribution rights in order to drive their plans forward.