July 19, 2021 | 21:25
Thailand’s Commerce Ministry looks set to propose negotiation frameworks for the Thailand-EU free trade agreement (FTA) and ASEAN-Canada FTA for cabinet approval in the third quarter, aiming to boost the country's exports.
July 15, 2021 | 15:03
The export value of agricultural, forestry, and fishery products in the first half reached $24 billion, a rise of 28.2 per cent on-year.
May 05, 2021 | 09:34
The first four months of 2021 witnessed a 10 per cent rise in the Index of Industrial Production, showing the positive recovery of the Vietnamese economy.
March 11, 2021 | 11:11
International integration is opening up golden opportunities for Vietnam's agri-products, but the value chain of agricultural products needs to be optimised.
March 07, 2021 | 16:27
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement has enabled Vietnam to be connected better with global supply chains compared with other new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs), an official has said.
March 03, 2021 | 00:16
Vietnam has posted impressive export-import performance despite the health crisis, with Ho Chi Minh City, the northern province of Thai Nguyen, and the southern province of Binh Duong heralded as the top performers thanks to the inputs of both local and foreign businesses.
February 28, 2021 | 15:00
The United Kingdom-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA), which was inked in December last year and came into force on the last day of the year, is a seamless part of Vietnam’s great efforts to achieve economic integration and development.
February 14, 2021 | 08:00
The transport sector wrapped up 2020 with some encouraging results, and is working on solutions to increase its attraction to private investors. Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The discussed with VIR’s Bich Thuy the highlights of the past year and new prospects for the next decade.
February 10, 2021 | 16:30
Vietnam is enjoying the boons associated with the government’s effective containment of COVID-19 as well as ratification of major free trade agreements.
January 15, 2021 | 09:24
FTAs in which Vietnam has joined cover most continents. They comprise nearly 60 economies which altogether make up ~90% global GDP.
December 30, 2020 | 11:27
2020 is of great significance to Vietnam’s economy as the country has deepened its engagement with the international community through a string of newly-signed landmark trade deals.
December 27, 2020 | 10:00
Since Vietnam has become more integrated globally, in part through its free trade agreements, intellectual property rights will become an even more important factor in how organisations view the business climate in Vietnam. Nguyen Van Loi, former judge of the Supreme People’s Court of Vietnam, explains why these rights should be a key concern for every business.
December 25, 2020 | 09:00
Vietnam and Australia are expected to enjoy flourishing economic ties as both are members of the recently-signed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. Chau Ta, vice president of AusCham Vietnam, shared the trends of Australian investment in Vietnam in light of the new agreement with VIR’s Thanh Van.
December 08, 2020 | 14:43
Once in effect, the recently-signed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is expected to boost Vietnam’s logistics industry, creating more opportunities for all players in the country.
October 16, 2020 | 09:00
New-generation free trade agreements are increasing the importance of domestic logistics groups, with Vietnam emerging as a safe yet high-return market for overseas parties pouring money into new developments.