Local firms urged to exploit EU market Business

Local firms urged to exploit EU market

Vietnamese firms must draw up long-term business strategies to exploit opportunities in the European Union (EU), as the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will come into force by 2018.
Dong Thap promotes fruit exports Business

Dong Thap promotes fruit exports

The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has encouraged sustainable cultivation of fresh fruit following VietGAP and GlobalGap standards, aiming to increase overseas shipments.
Edor longan shipped to US Business

Edor longan shipped to US

Chau Thanh Longan Co-operative has provided exporters with 100 tonnes of Edor longan for shipment to the US.
 Experts urge firms to study laws for TPP Business

Experts urge firms to study laws for TPP

Most Vietnamese businesses are still unclear about international trade and business laws, which could result in a loss of opportunities presented by the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Vietnamese firms on tough path to conquer US market Business

Vietnamese firms on tough path to conquer US market

The US has been a target market for many Vietnamese businesses. Yet the 300 million-strong market is also a demanding market in terms of quality standards, requiring firms to exert efforts to penetrate, reported the Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times).
Society

Vietnam boosts labour exports

Vietnam aims to send 90,000 guest workers abroad in 2015, deputy director of the Overseas Labour Management Department Tong Hai Nam told Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam (Vietnam Economic Times).
Business

Vietnam boosts trade with UK

Vietnam exported over 2.47 billion USD worth of goods to the UK in the first eight months of 2013, up 34 percent year-on-year.
Business

Trade with Saudi customers lifts

Trade between Vietnam and Saudi Arabia has achieved traction in the last few years, opening new opportunities for bilateral cooperation, Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang has said.