(VNF) - A conference themed ‘How Doing Good is Good for Business’ will be held on June 28 in HCMC. The event will serve as the platform for businesses, community organisations and government agencies to seek collaboration opportunities in sustainable socio-economic development.
“Since Vietnam sells USD600 - USD700 million worth of agricultural and food products to Australia, it means you have a high standard of agriculture and food production,” said Mr. Matthew Worrell, Assistant Secretary, Bilateral Engagement and International Cooperation Branch, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources.
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has told Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim that enterprises investing in Vietnam will have the opportunity to access a market of 90 million people with growing income and a high proportion of young consumers.
Accelerating exports to the markets that Vietnam has signed free trade agreements (FTAs) with, improving product quality and making a difference for products are the main ways of helping Vietnamese enterprises increase their exports in the current climate.
From a region divided by differing political stances, ASEAN has since become a unified bloc of solidarity, close bonds and friendship, with the participation of 10 countries in the region, and a community with rapidly developing members.
(VNF) – The Vietnam-Eurasia Economic Union free trade agreement, which took effect last October, has been proving its effects in fostering trade relations between two sides.
On August 2, the Government Standing Committee met to discuss the proposed law on special administrative-economic units and changes in the land law concerning foreign ownership of property.
(VNF) – Two Vietnamese scholars, Prof. Nguyen Duc Khuong and Dr. Nguyen Viet Cuong are recently listed in the top 5% among 55,000 authors in economic research by the renowned research site RePEc.
The northern province of Bac Giang plans to invest 1.5 trillion VND (66 million USD) to develop high-technology agriculture areas to promote the locality’s strong products such as vegetables, flower, mushroom, tea, lychee, citrus, chicken and pigs.
(VNF) - The Safe and Clean Agricultural Products Fair 2017 will be held in Can Tho province from August 19-23.
(VNF) - Two-way trade between Vietnam and Australia hit more than US$ 3.63 billion in the first seven months of this year, says the Vietnam General Department of Customs.
A new survey reveals that Internet users are increasingly concerned about their online privacy and that 65% of users polled say lack of trust is their main reason for not shopping online.
The expanding non-alcoholic drink segment has pitted domestic and foreign sector companies in a tight race to see who will ultimately control the country’s estimated US$4 billion market.
(VNF) – After Topshop, Zara, Mango, Vietnamese fashion fans will have more shopping choice when Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) first store is officially launched on September 9 this year.
Retailer's first outlet in Vietnam opens in Hanoi's Cau Giay district on August 12.
Total export turnover between Vietnam and ASEAN countries has increased seven-fold in the 20 years since Vietnam became a member of the bloc, according to a recent report from the General Department of Vietnam Customs summarizing Vietnam - ASEAN trade over the two decades.
A debate has raged for several decades about the real benefit of free trade agreements and whether they create prosperity for Vietnam, said experts from the Ministry of Industry and Trade at a forum late last month in Hanoi.