Environment

Proposal to control invasive species

The Environment Department under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment is looking to crack down on the import of exotic or alien species to Vietnam in a bid to protect local ecosystems.
Vietnam files shrimp lawsuit to WTO panel Business

Vietnam files shrimp lawsuit to WTO panel

Vietnam submitted its lawsuit documents against the US imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on its frozen shrimp to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) panel in Geneva, Switzerland, on August 20.
WTO nominates panel members for Vietnam's lawsuit Business

WTO nominates panel members for Vietnam's lawsuit

The World Trade Organisation (WTO)’s Director General Pascal Lamy on July 26 appointed three members to the panel that reviews the US’s anti-dumping measures imposed on frozen shrimp imported from Vietnam.
Seafood export values to increase Business

Seafood export values to increase

The total export value of seafood is expected to increase by 13.4 percent to 4.8 billion USD this year, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development's Centre of Informatics and Statistics has announced.
Business

US increases taxes on Vietnamese shrimps

The US Department of Commerce (DoC) has announced final results of the fourth administrative review on Vietnamese shrimps exported to the US , which was conducted from February 1, 2008 to January 31, 2009.
Business

Exports of Tra fish to Russia up

Vietnam exported more than 20,000 tonnes of tra and basa fish products to Russia in the first seven months of the year, a year-on-year increase of around 11 percent.
Business

Farm, forestry, fisheries exports prosper

Vietnam’s export of agricultural, forestry and fisheries products reached 10.13 billion USD in the first seven months of this year, up by 14 percent over the same period last year.
Business

Farm, forestry, fisheries exports prosper

Vietnam’s export of agricultural, forestry and fisheries products reached 10.13 billion USD in the first seven months of this year, up by 14 percent over the same period last year.
Politics

Vietnam-US diplomatic ties celebrated in Hanoi

A ceremony was organised in Hanoi on July 22 to celebrate the 15th anniversary of Vietnam-US diplomatic relations with the attendance of Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.