Brand Phu Quoc Fish Sauce needs protection Business

Brand Phu Quoc Fish Sauce needs protection

The Kien Giang province will work with other provinces and cities to prevent and control illegal use of the geographical indication "Phu Quoc" for fish sauce, the provincial Department of Science and Technology has said.
Dak Lak maintains stable coffee export Business

Dak Lak maintains stable coffee export

Coffee produced in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak have been exported to 60 countries and territories in all continents, with 138,000 tonnes shipped abroad since the beginning of this year, up 9.2 percent year on year.
Vietnam urged to join e-communications convention Business

Vietnam urged to join e-communications convention

Joining the United Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts (ECC) is urgent for Vietnam in the context of the country’s growing international economic integration and digitisation, said experts at a workshop in Hanoi on April 11.

EU-Vietnam FTA: Opportunities and challenges

After six rounds of negotiations, Vietnam and the European Union are now close to signing the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) which is expected to benefit the Vietnamese economy, especially in the export sector, said weekly Vietnam Business Forum magazine.

Vietnam’s exports to EU to increase 40 pct

The tax cuts to be created by the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement when it is signed in September this year will help Vietnam’s export to the EU increase by up to 40 percent, heard a conference held in Hanoi on March 7 by the European Trade Policy and Investment Support Project (EU-MUTRAP).
Seminar discusses impacts of VN-EU trade deal Business

Seminar discusses impacts of VN-EU trade deal

The EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) should be considered alongside other agreements to evaluate the opportunities and challenges it brings about, thus aiding the renovation of Vietnam’s growth model, economists have said.

Experts at a March 5 seminar in Ho Chi Minh City remarked that Vietnam wants to spur export and lure more investment through the agreement in order to open itself up to the region and the world.

Exports increase likely due to GSP

Market shares of Vietnam's major exports to the European Union (EU) are expected to surge as exporters will enjoy preferential treatment under the bloc's Generalised System of Preferences (GSP).

WTO integration – extension to Vietnamese reform

Vietnam regards its integration into the World Trade Organisation (WTO) as not a final target but a continuation of the national course of economic reform that focuses on facilitating trade and investment activities.

Cooperation can help prevent trade fraud: experts

Domestic producers should improve the quality of their products and design at reasonable prices to meet customers' demands because this is considered to be a solution to preventing smuggled and counterfeit goods and trade fraud.

Businesses learn new EU’s tax regulations

A seminar was held on August 6 in the southern province of Dong Nai to discuss principles of origins in free trade agreements (FTA) and the new Generalised Scheme of Preferences (GSP) of the European Union.
FTA to help Vietnam in EU Business

FTA to help Vietnam in EU

The removal of import tariffs within the framework of the free trade agreement (FTA) with the EU will create better opportunities for Vietnam than for its rivals in the European Union market, according to chief of the consultants group of the EU Multilateral Trade Assistance Project Claudio Dordi.

EU-MUTRAP project kicks off in South

The management board of the European Trade Policy and Investment Support Project (EU-MUTRAP) released information on the implementation of the project in the southern region on December 21.