Enterprises must be at heart of reform, development: PM

Enterprises must be at heart of reform, development: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the industry and trade sector to view enterprises as the centre of reform and development so as to further facilitate production and business activities and enhance competitiveness.
Vietnam will surmount difficulties in Q4: Cabinet press conference

Vietnam will surmount difficulties in Q4: Cabinet press conference

Vietnam will overcome difficulties in the last three months of this year, creating a premise for 2021, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai has believed.
Vietnam’s beer market expects big changes in 2020

Vietnam’s beer market expects big changes in 2020

Vietnam’s beer market is forecast to see big opportunities this year, as the country has always been held great potential for domestic and foreign beer enterprises. Fierce competition is incoming, as more foreign brands are looking to tap the market.
Vietnam implements economic recovery policies during, after COVID-19 pandemic

Vietnam implements economic recovery policies during, after COVID-19 pandemic

The Vietnamese Government has, and is implementing concerted policies and measures for economic recovery during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang.
Forbes in Israel hails Vietnam’s political, economic, diplomatic achievements

Forbes in Israel hails Vietnam’s political, economic, diplomatic achievements

Forbes magazine in Israel recently ran article entitled “Why should we think more about Vietnam?” that highlighted the country’s political, economic, and diplomatic achievements and its successful fight against COVID-19.
Vietnam remains attractive destination to investors

Vietnam remains attractive destination to investors

With COVID-19 and trade tensions driving the shift of production lines from China to Southeast Asia, Vietnam, in particular, seems to have emerged as an attractive destination for investors and manufacturers alike, experts have predicted.
Vietnamese economy stays resilient to external shocks: WB

Vietnamese economy stays resilient to external shocks: WB

While Vietnam remains significantly exposed to the COVID-19 outbreak and the ongoing turbulence in the global financial markets, its economy stays resilient to external shocks in the first few months of 2020, according to the World Bank (WB).
Complying with origin rules critical for garment exports

Complying with origin rules critical for garment exports

To take advantage of free trade agreements and expand exports, meeting rules of origin is crucial for the garment and textile sector, industry insiders have said.
Free trade agreements increase tax collection

Free trade agreements increase tax collection

The signing and implementation of free trade agreements has increased Viet Nam's tax collection this year, said Luu Manh Tuong, director of Import-Export Tax Department under Vietnam Customs.
FTAs encourage food imports, investments in Vietnam

FTAs encourage food imports, investments in Vietnam

Free trade agreements (FTAs) had created opportunities for food imports and foreign investment in the domestic food industry, according to experts.
Businesses have crucial role to play in socio-economic development: Deputy PM

Businesses have crucial role to play in socio-economic development: Deputy PM

Businesses are the main force of the nation to help promote economic growth, social development, and employment, Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung said while attending the Vietnam Business Forum 2019 in the central coastal city of Da Nang on October 5.
Trade deals bring more foreign investment but also challenges

Trade deals bring more foreign investment but also challenges

With its series of recent free trade agreements, Vietnam is becoming very attractive to foreign businesses, especially in the textile and garment sector.
Seafood, textile stocks soar thanks to good business performance

Seafood, textile stocks soar thanks to good business performance

Positive business results together with the expectation of benefiting from free trade agreements helped seafood and textile stocks shoot up in the past year.
Japanese initiative switch increases investments in Vietnam

Japanese initiative switch increases investments in Vietnam

Japanese investment in Vietnam is expected to grow this year, given Japans recent initiative to shift investment to Vietnam and other Mekong River nations, as well as free trade agreements (FTA), experts said.
Vietnam exporters must self-verify origin from 2019

Vietnam exporters must self-verify origin from 2019

Vietnam’s exporters must self-verify the origin of their products that they export to the European Union (EU) from 2019 to be qualified for Generalised System of Preferences (GSP).