WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to boost exports of MSMEs Business

WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to boost exports of MSMEs

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) will help micro, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) further diversify exports and expand markets, as well as improve GDP growth in Vietnam, experts said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.
Vietnam’s tuna export to China shoots up Business

Vietnam’s tuna export to China shoots up

Vietnam’s export of tuna to China rocketed by 771 percent in the first two months of this year, making the market the fifth largest importer of Vietnamese tuna after the US, the EU, Israel and the ASEAN, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
 Van Don EZ to grow into economic hub Business

Van Don EZ to grow into economic hub

The Van Don Economic Zone in Quang Ninh province will be developed into a dynamic economic hub with a focus on tourism development and production of high-quality products and services.
Van Don EZ to grow into economic hub Business

Van Don EZ to grow into economic hub

The Van Don Economic Zone (EZ) in the northern province of Quang Ninh will be developed into a dynamic economic hub with a focus on tourism development and production of high-quality products and services and an international trade centre for the region.
Non-tariff barriers hinder exporters Business

Non-tariff barriers hinder exporters

It is critical to enhance the awareness of businesses about non-tariff measures and build the capacity to tackle invisible trade barriers, experts have said.
Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates Business

Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates

Vietnam exported 1.46 million tonnes of coffee worth 2.77 billion USD in the first three quarters of 2018, an increase of 20.1 percent in volume and 0.4 percent in value compared to the same period last year.
Da Lat preserves urban heritage Society

Da Lat preserves urban heritage

Planning experts have urged authorities in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong to preserve the special urban heritage of Da Lat city.
Experts: Domestic companies should develop strong brand names Business

Experts: Domestic companies should develop strong brand names

European consumers cannot recognise brand names of almost goods imported from Vietnam since many businesses have not been fully aware of the importance of building trademarks and have not complied with EU standards for exports, said Claudio Dordi, Technical Assistance Team Leader of the EU-MUTRAP Project.