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Vietnam strives to avoid MFN tariffs by EAEU

Business

Vietnam strives to avoid MFN tariffs by EAEU

The Department of Trade Defence under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will begin releasing Vietnam’s export data to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) on a monthly basis to help local businesses avoid Most Favoured Nation (MFN) tariffs.

 Prime Minister okays petrol tax changes

Business

Prime Minister okays petrol tax changes

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved calculation of petroleum import tax based on weighted average of the tariffs, taking into account Most Favoured Nation status and Free Trade Agreement.

Natural rubber export prices pick up from May

Business

Natural rubber export prices pick up from May

Natural rubber export prices are on a rising trend since the beginning of May following concerted efforts from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA), reported the Thoi bao Kinh Te Vietnam (Vietnam Economic Times).

PM embarks on series of international working visits

Politics

PM embarks on series of international working visits

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung is attending a signing ceremony for the Vietnam – Eurasian Economic Union free trade agreement in Kazakhstan and is travelling to Algeria, Portugal and Bulgaria for official visits from May 29 – June 6 at the invitation of his counterparts of respective countries.

Garment enterprises strive to take advantages of GSP

Business

Garment enterprises strive to take advantages of GSP

Being aware that it is not easy to take advantage of the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) mainly due to the certificates of origin of input materials, Vietnamese textile and garment enterprises are trying to take every available opportunity to increase their market shares. A report by the Ministry of Industry and Trade's Vietnam Economic News.

EU awareness key to export success

Business

EU awareness key to export success

Vietnamese exporters should learn well the new European Union rules relating to the bloc's Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) in order to extract maximum advantage, experts said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on July 5.

Garment and textile exports to EU plunge

Business

Garment and textile exports to EU plunge

The volume of Vietnam’s garment and textile exports to the European Union (EU) market saw a year-on-year reduction of 30 percent during the January to mid-March period, said the Vietnam Textile and Garment Association (Vitas).