Vietnam’s exports in Q1 up 12.9 percent Business

Vietnam’s exports in Q1 up 12.9 percent

Vietnam’s export-import revenue in the first quarter of this year was estimated at 176.35 billion USD, up 14.37 percent year-on-year, of which 88.58 billion USD was from exports, a rise of 12.9 percent.
Vietnamese firms get tips to boost export to Japan Business

Vietnamese firms get tips to boost export to Japan

Vietnam has become a big supplier of agricultural products for the Japanese market and Asia in general, but ample room remains for the country to boost export to Japan, as Vietnamese goods now now account for only 3 percent of Japan’s total import value, heard a workshop on March 29.
Seminar discusses how to shift IZs, EPZs into eco-industrial parks Business

Seminar discusses how to shift IZs, EPZs into eco-industrial parks

The Ministry of Planning and Investment, in collaboration with the UN Industrial Development Organisation and the Management Board of Industrial Zones (IZs), and Export Processing Zones (EPZs), held a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on March 29, discussing how to turn IZs and EPZs into eco-industrial parks (EIPs).
Suspending VAT refunds will harm cassava industry Business

Suspending VAT refunds will harm cassava industry

The Vietnam Cassava Association has proposed the Government does not implement a recent decision on value-added tax (VAT) refunds for cassava starch products as it will create difficulties for the cassava industry.
One more Vietnamese pangasius exporter to US enjoys zero tariff Business

One more Vietnamese pangasius exporter to US enjoys zero tariff

NTSF Seafoods Joint Stock Company, a Vietnamese exporter of frozen fish fillets, enjoys a zero anti-dumping duty when exporting pangasius to the US market in the 17th review (POR17) of the US Department of Commerce, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
Vietnam, Malaysia boost post-pandemic economic cooperation Business

Vietnam, Malaysia boost post-pandemic economic cooperation

There is a really great potential for Vietnam and Malaysia to promote economic cooperation in the post-COVID-19 period, especially in trade and investment, according to an official from the Malaysian Ministry of International Trade & Industry (MITI).
Vietnam, Malaysia seek to beef up trade ties Business

Vietnam, Malaysia seek to beef up trade ties

Despite difficulties and challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam - Malaysia trade has recorded positive signals, potentially achieving a two-way turnover of 18 billion USD in 2025, according to Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) Director of ASEAN and Oceania Raja Badrulnizam Raja Kamalzaman.