Measures sought to support businesses in expanding foreign trade Business

Measures sought to support businesses in expanding foreign trade

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on April 5 held a conference to evaluate trade promotion activities in the first quarter of this year and seek ways to help localities, economic sectors and businesses surmount difficulties and build strategies to expand international trade activities in the new situation.
Vietnam’s exports in Q1 up 12.9 percent Business

Vietnam’s exports in Q1 up 12.9 percent

Vietnam’s export-import revenue in the first quarter of this year was estimated at 176.35 billion USD, up 14.37 percent year-on-year, of which 88.58 billion USD was from exports, a rise of 12.9 percent.
E-commerce platform helps promote exports Business

E-commerce platform helps promote exports

The Trade Promotion Agency (TPA) and Alibaba.com jointly organised a conference on March 18 to discuss the export of goods through the e-commerce platform and inaugurate the Vietnam Pavillion on Alibaba.com.
Ministry working to ensure petrol supply: official Business

Ministry working to ensure petrol supply: official

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has instructed relevant agencies to ensure the supply of petrol, MoIT Deputy Minister Do Thang Hai said at the Government’s regular press conference for February on March 3.
Under-4-percent CPI for 2021 is believed to be feasible Business

Under-4-percent CPI for 2021 is believed to be feasible

Vietnam will certainly keep its inflation rate under 4 percent for the whole year as targeted by the National Assembly since the average Consumer Price Index (CPI) growth is now estimated at around 2 percent, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.
Vietnam, Czech Republic boost cooperation in auto manufacturing Business

Vietnam, Czech Republic boost cooperation in auto manufacturing

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 16 for Ambassador of the Czech Republic Vítězslav Grepl and a delegation from Skoda Auto, a car maker of the Czech Republic, who came to seek partners to build an automobile factory in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Trade cooperation – momentum of Vietnam-US ties Business

Trade cooperation – momentum of Vietnam-US ties

The relations between Vietnam and the US would continue to grow stably in the time ahead, with economic and trade cooperation the centre and key momentum of the bilateral ties, Vietnamese and US officials said.
Vietnam, Mexico seek to optimise CPTPP to bolster bilateral trade Business

Vietnam, Mexico seek to optimise CPTPP to bolster bilateral trade

The Vietnam-Mexico Joint Committee for economic, trade and investment cooperation convened its third meeting on September 24 via videoconference under the co-chair of Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai and Undersecretary for Foreign Trade in Mexico's Secretariat of Economy Luz María de la Mora.
CAEXPO helps promote ASEAN-China free trade area Business

CAEXPO helps promote ASEAN-China free trade area

The China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO), an initiative of China that win support of ASEAN countries, has become an important multilateral cooperative event, contributing to promoting the ASEAN-China free trade area, a Vietnamese official said.
CPTPP opens up prospects for Vietnam’s exports to the Americas Business

CPTPP opens up prospects for Vietnam’s exports to the Americas

Two years after it came into effect, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) has helped Vietnam significantly boost its exports to other member nations and open the door to members in the Americas, which are bursting with potential, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai told a seminar in Hanoi on April 27.
Gov't ensures dual targets of pandemic prevention, economic development Business

Gov't ensures dual targets of pandemic prevention, economic development

The COVID-19 prevention and control work needs to ensure the twin targets of pandemic prevention and economic recovery and development so as not to affect production and business activities, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai said at the Government’s regular press conference on March 2.
2020 trade surplus estimated at 7 billion USD Business

2020 trade surplus estimated at 7 billion USD

Export revenue in 2020 is estimated to reach 267 billion USD while imports are to reach 260 billion USD, resulting in a trade surplus of some 7 billion USD, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.
Firms to be honoured as national brands Videos

Firms to be honoured as national brands

After nine months of selection, 124 companies with a total of 283 products will be honoured as Vietnam National Brand this year, according to a decision of the National Brand Council.