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Third Vietnam-UK trade meeting opens in Hanoi

The third Vietnam-UK Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) meeting was held in Hanoi on Oct. 6 to diversify trade and increase export turnover as well as boost bilateral relations.
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US investors advised to consider Vietnam's ETFs

Website iStockAnalyst.com, the flagship product of Oregon based corporation Wall Street Tools LLC, has advised US investors to consider Market Vectors Vietnam (VNM) as the best option out of the five recently launched international exchange traded funds (ETFs).
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Exports down, imports up

The export growth of almost all commodities in August fell sharply or made no headway after last month’s slight recovery.

According to the General Statistics Office (GSO), the country’s export turnover in the first eight months reached approximately 37.3 billion USD, representing a year-on-year decrease of 14.2 percent. All staple commodities experienced strong falls in export revenues.
Export revenues inch up 1 percent in July Business

Export revenues inch up 1 percent in July

The outlook is becoming brighter for Vietnam ’s export activities as turnover reached 4.75 billion USD in July this year, a slight increase of 1 percent compared to June’s figures.
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Vietnam’s exports falling shy of 2009 target

Vietnam took in 27.57 billion USD from exports in the first half of 2009, down 10 percent from the same period last year, largely due to the impact of the world financial crisis and economic downturn.