Business

Industrial exports expected to stall

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has warned of upcoming challenges in finding industrial export contracts due to financial difficulties in key export markets such as the EU and US.
Vietnamese, Kazakh presidents hold talks Politics

Vietnamese, Kazakh presidents hold talks

Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang held talks with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev in Hanoi on Oct. 31, following a welcome ceremony given to the Kazakh leader.
Business

Garment, footwear firms to receive honours

Eighty-four outstanding enterprises in the textile and garment, and leather and footwear sectors will receive awards in Hanoi on Nov.18 at a ceremony to be attended by Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong.
VN voices dissatisfaction with anti-dumping tax extension Business

VN voices dissatisfaction with anti-dumping tax extension

Vietnam is discontented with the Council of European Union (CEU)’s decision on the extension of anti-dumping duties on leather-capped shoes from Vietnam for 15 months as of Jan. 3, 2010, said Vietnamese Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Nguyen Phuong Nga.
VN rejects EU’s extended punitive taxes on shoes Business

VN rejects EU’s extended punitive taxes on shoes

Vietnam has rejected the European Union’s extension of anti-dumping duties on its leather-capped shoes for 15 months, saying it is an unfair decision and does not reflect the reality of footwear production in the country.