Vietnam remains attractive destination to investors Business

Vietnam remains attractive destination to investors

With COVID-19 and trade tensions driving the shift of production lines from China to Southeast Asia, Vietnam, in particular, seems to have emerged as an attractive destination for investors and manufacturers alike, experts have predicted.
Thailand boosts exports of rubber products amid COVID-19 World

Thailand boosts exports of rubber products amid COVID-19

Thailand is maintaining exports of rubber products and processed rubber as global demand surges, particularly for those relating to protective gear against COVID-19 such as rubber gloves and synthetic rubber used to make such gloves.
Rosy signs show bright prospect for rice export Business

Rosy signs show bright prospect for rice export

Vietnam is enjoying strong growth in both rice export volume and value, and more export chances are still ahead as some free trade agreements (FTAs) have come into force and consumers around the globe are boosting purchase to ensure food security amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
Prolonged COVID-19 pandemic tells on Vietnamese firms Business

Prolonged COVID-19 pandemic tells on Vietnamese firms

Many Vietnamese firms have felt the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic as the domestic processing and manufacturing sector has greatly relied on materials imported from foreign countries like China and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Expert: EVFTA – a lever to lure quality investment Business

Expert: EVFTA – a lever to lure quality investment

The European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) offers chances for Vietnam to boost exports and attract more quality investment, said Dr. Vo Tri Thanh, Director of the Institute for Brand and Competitiveness Strategy.
Material autonomy key for Vietnam to fully tap EVFTA Business

Material autonomy key for Vietnam to fully tap EVFTA

Textile stocks have been on a temporary upswing thanks to the recent ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) but textile enterprises still face difficulties due to heavy dependence on imported raw materials and machinery as well as reduced demand worldwide.
FTAs to bring both opportunities and challenges: Minister Business

FTAs to bring both opportunities and challenges: Minister

Joining new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs) ​​will help Vietnam diversify its economic and trade relations, especially expanding import and export markets, avoiding excessive dependence on a specific region and helping the economy cope better with external fluctuations.