CPTPP to help bolster Vietnam-Mexico trade: Ambassador World

CPTPP to help bolster Vietnam-Mexico trade: Ambassador

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will help create a more favourable environment for Vietnam and Mexico to bolster their economic, trade and investment ties, Vietnam’s Ambassador to Mexico Nguyen Hoai Duong said.
Import-export tariffs slashed under CPTPP Business

Import-export tariffs slashed under CPTPP

Tariffs on imported products including fruit and frozen foods from six member countries of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will be reduced to zero backdated to January 14 this year to 2022.
Opportunities to boost trade with Canada via CPTPP Business

Opportunities to boost trade with Canada via CPTPP

Opportunities to boost trade and investment with Canada are promising since the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) took effect, experts said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 28.
German firms intend to expand investment in Vietnam Business

German firms intend to expand investment in Vietnam

Fifty-five percent of German businesses, when asked, have said they want to increase investment capital in Vietnam, higher than the rate for Southeast Asia (44 percent), according to a survey conducted by the German Industry and Commerce Vietnam (GIC) in April.
ASEAN economic ministers discuss RCEP talks ASEAN

ASEAN economic ministers discuss RCEP talks

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh attended a special ASEAN Economic Ministers' Meeting on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in Bangkok on June 22.
Agricultural expos open in Ho Chi Minh City Business

Agricultural expos open in Ho Chi Minh City

A series of agricultural fairs – Agritech Vietnam 2019, Farm & Food Tech 2019, and Vietnam Farm & Food Expo 2019 – opened on June 19 in Ho Chi Minh City, featuring 200 booths from over 100 local and foreign exhibitors.
Vietnamese firms urged to make best use of CPTPP Business

Vietnamese firms urged to make best use of CPTPP

Preferential export taxes offered by CPTPP are expected to be promulgated this month. However, the tax reduction is only one of the incentives for Vietnamese goods when entering markets, not a ‘lifesaver’ for businesses, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade.