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US toy producers plan to move operations to Vietnam

Several toy makers of the US are intending to move their production facilities in China to other markets, including Vietnam, due to concerns about negative effects from the US-China trade war.

  • Country earns nearly USD500 million from wood exports in January

    Country earns nearly USD500 million from wood exports in January

    Public: 2/2/2015 2:02:19 PM

    (VNF) – Export value of wood and wooden products reached USD494 million in January 2015, an 8.2% reduction over a year earlier, according to estimated statistics by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

  • Vietnam becomes China’s second largest ASEAN partner

    Vietnam becomes China’s second largest ASEAN partner

    Public: 2/1/2015 6:36:04 PM

    Vietnam has become China’s second largest ASEAN trade partner in 2014, only after Malaysia, the China-ASEAN Business Council (CABC)’s report revealed on January 30th.

  • Three foreign ships land in Quang Ninh in the new year

    Three foreign ships land in Quang Ninh in the new year

    Public: 2/1/2015 6:15:28 PM

    Three foreign ships arrived in Quang Ninh province and handled 66,000 tonnes of goods and 129 containers on January 1st.

  • Road junction linking Nam Dinh to Cau Gie-Ninh Binh expressway to be constructed

    Public: 2/1/2015 2:03:45 PM

    (VNF) - The Nam Dinh provincial People’s Committee’s policy on the construction of a road junction connecting Nam Dinh sea economic zone to CauGie – NinhBinh expressway has been agreed by the Prime Minister (PM).

  • There were still dried food products with no labels, unclear origin, and insanitation in the market

    There were still dried food products with no labels, unclear origin, and insanitation in the market

    Public: 1/31/2015 2:34:33 PM

    Dried food products are usually checked thoroughly to ensure quality and safety at supermarkets. But at traditional markets, there is no such tight control on the input. Many traders are displaying dried food products in plastic bags without labels and expiry dates. They even pack dried food with any brand if buyers require. Thus, these products of prestigious brands are easily being mixed with low quality ones by dishonest traders for bigger profits.

  • Vietnamese producers to be hornoured for high-quality goods

    Vietnamese producers to be hornoured for high-quality goods

    Public: 1/31/2015 1:47:26 PM

    (VNF) - As many as 520 Vietnamese enterprises will be awarded the title High-quality Vietnamese Goods voted by local consumers in a ceremony on February 5th in Ho Chi Minh city.

  • Country sees over 6,800 newly-formed enterprises in January

    Country sees over 6,800 newly-formed enterprises in January

    Public: 1/31/2015 12:00:00 AM

    (VNF) - As many as 6,867 new enterprises were established in Vietnam in January 2015, with a registered capital of VND31.7 trillion, the same number of projects as a year earlier but a year-on-year decrease of 27.5% in capital, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

  • Vietnam-Brazil trade exchange expected to reach USD4 billion in 2015

    Vietnam-Brazil trade exchange expected to reach USD4 billion in 2015

    Public: 1/30/2015 12:52:01 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam-Brazil two-way trade turnover will likely reach around USD4 billion in 2015 thanks to trade promotion activities and measures to expand markets, said economic experts.

  • Seafood, agro-forestry exports hit nearly USD2 billion in January

    Seafood, agro-forestry exports hit nearly USD2 billion in January

    Public: 1/30/2015 11:57:06 AM

    Vietnam earned an estimated USD1.95 billion from exports of agro-forestry-fishery products in January, a year-on-year decline of 13.8 percent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

  • Future bright look for Vietnam’s exports in 2015

    Future bright look for Vietnam’s exports in 2015

    Public: 1/28/2015 4:00:44 PM

    Vietnam’s exports massively outperformed its peers for 2014, with a gross domestic product (GDP) growing 5.98% on-year at a time when shipments from many members of ASEAN were falling, reported the Voice of Vietnam.

  • SBV's effort believed to keep forex rate under 2 pct

    Public: 1/27/2015 3:53:15 PM

    Experts said the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will succeed in keeping the VND-USD exchange rate from fluctuating to below 2 percent this year, reported the Vietnam News Agency.

  • Investment Promotion Centre to be formed in Tuyen Quang

    Public: 1/27/2015 2:04:48 PM

    (VNF) - Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has made a decision to establish Tuyen Quang provincial Investment Promotion Centre.

  • EuroCham’s BCI shows increased confidence among European enterprises

    EuroCham’s BCI shows increased confidence among European enterprises

    Public: 1/22/2015 6:47:12 PM

    The European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) in Vietnam on January 22nd announced the Business Climate Index (BCI) for the fourth quarter of 2014, showing business confidence, prospects and expectations improved significantly.

  • Viet Nam's cashew industry exports more than USD 2 billion in 2014

    Viet Nam's cashew industry exports more than USD 2 billion in 2014

    Public: 1/22/2015 5:34:43 PM

    The Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas) reported that roughly 306,000 tonnes of locally produced cashew kernels were shipped abroad in 2014, generating more than USD2 billion and representing an annual increase of 17.4 per cent. Annual revenue grew by 21.9 per cent.

  • Vietnamese economy: A brighter picture

    Vietnamese economy: A brighter picture

    Public: 1/22/2015 5:32:53 PM

    The Vietnamese economy experienced a year full of difficulties and pressures in 2014 but thanks to the efforts of the Government to pursue a consistent economic regulation policy, figures have revealed a brighter picture regarding the performance of the Vietnamese economy.

  • Domestic producers expect commercial banks to further cut rates this year

    Domestic producers expect commercial banks to further cut rates this year

    Public: 1/22/2015 5:25:42 PM

    The President of the Animal Production Processing Import and Export Co., Doan Trong Ly told the Nguoi lao dong (The Labourer) newspaper that only Vietinbank had cut its interest rate from 9 per cent to 8.7 per cent so far this year. Other banks still kept their rates unchanged, Ly said, adding that his company was borrowing from Agribank at the rate of 9 to 10 per cent annually.

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