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Garment, footwear firms to receive honours

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Garment, footwear firms to receive honours

Eighty-four outstanding enterprises in the textile and garment, and leather and footwear sectors will receive awards in Hanoi on Nov.18 at a ceremony to be attended by Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong.

Footwear industry submits strategy

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Footwear industry submits strategy

The Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso) has submitted to the Government a strategy to develop the sector from now till 2020 with a vision to 2015 which focuses on the support and material industries.

Shoe exporters face obstacles

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Shoe exporters face obstacles

Late last year, the EU decided to increase its anti-duping duties on Vietnamese leather shoes by 10 percent, which will be in place until the first quarter of next year.

Footwear exports tipped to grow

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Footwear exports tipped to grow

The country’s footwear industry expects robust export growth this year despite ongoing concerns about anti-dumping duties in the European Union (EU) market, a recent study finds.

EC funds Lefaso project

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EC funds Lefaso project

The Vietnam Leather & Footwear Association (Lefaso) has officially kicked off a project to improve the competitiveness for leather and footwear enterprises.

EU vote bodes well for Vietnamese shoes

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EU vote bodes well for Vietnamese shoes

The European Union (EU)’s anti-dumping advisory committee did not agree on a proposal to extend anti-dumping duties on Vietnamese leather-capped shoes, with 15 countries voting against it.

EC proffers assistance to Vietnam in WTO integration

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EC proffers assistance to Vietnam in WTO integration

The European Commission has announced the granting of seven aid packages worth a total of 1.6 million EUR to Vietnamese business associations and universities that have put forth proposals to improve their capacity on trade policy in order to integrate in the World Trade Organisation (WTO).

Industry big-wigs flock to Vietnam fashion fair

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Industry big-wigs flock to Vietnam fashion fair

More than 150 local and foreign clothing companies are taking part in the 2009 Vietnam Fashion Fair at the HCM City International Exhibition and Convention Centre, which began on July 8.

The Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) and Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (Vitas), in cooperation with the Vietnam Leather and Footwear Association (Lefaso), organised the event, which features 240 stalls displaying the latest industry wares.