It took more than ten years and countless negotiations for fresh Vietnamese lychees to be finally granted an export license to Australia in 2015, and former Ambassador Luong Thanh Nghi played a major part.
Vietnam-Singapore trade hit USD15.6 billion (SGD20.4 billion) in 2014, a 20.3 percent surge from 2013, according to the Singapore Department of Statistics.
Vietnam and India have targeted trade revenue of USD7 billion in 2015, increasing to 15 billion USD by 2020.
(VNF) - The domestic Auto market sold sales nearly 158,000 units in 2014, a year-on-year rise of 43%, reported the Vietnam Auto Manufacturers Association (VAMA).
(VNF) - The Hanoi Customs Department collected over VND15.9 trillion worth of tax in 2015, up 9.9% of the year’s target and 12% from the previous year.
The pending Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), if completed this year, will create an important momentum for the economic ties between Vietnam and the US, particularly when the two countries mark the 20th anniversary of normalization of their ties in 2015, most experts agreed.
The National Assembly passed amended Law on Enterprise and Law on Investment in 2014. This amendment and other related laws are anticipated to have a major influence on the country's business environment.
Two-way trade between Vietnam and Mexico in 2014 is likely to exceed USD1.8 billion, up 12 percent against last year, according to Mexico’s Ministry of Economy (SE).