August sees trade surplus of 1.7 billion USD Business

August sees trade surplus of 1.7 billion USD

Vietnam enjoyed a trade surplus of 1.7 billion USD in August, which brought the trade surplus for the January-August period to 3.4 billion USD, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
EVFTA brings benefits, challenges to apparel sector Business

EVFTA brings benefits, challenges to apparel sector

The garment-textile sector will gain significant benefits but, at the same time, face several challenges brought about by the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) once it takes effect, experts said at an online conference on August 2.
Vietnam, Japan enjoy growing trade relations Business

Vietnam, Japan enjoy growing trade relations

The trade relations between Vietnam and Japan have been growing since the establishment of bilateral strategic partnership in 2009, then elevated to comprehensive strategic partnership in 2014.
Vietnam, China trade ties continue to develop Business

Vietnam, China trade ties continue to develop

Economic and trade relations between Vietnam and China have been developing in a positive direction, as shown by the continuous increase of bilateral trade turnover between the two countries. Vietnam is fast becoming an attractive investment destination for Chinese enterprises.
Growth of many sectors slows down in Q1: VEPR Business

Growth of many sectors slows down in Q1: VEPR

The future of the Vietnamese economy in 2019may become more unstable due to impacts from shocks in the international market, according to the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR).
Exports help push up trade surplus in first quarter Business

Exports help push up trade surplus in first quarter

Improved exports in March helped Vietnam gain a trade surplus of 536 million USD in the first quarter after running deficits in the first two months, the latest update from the General Statistics Office (GSO) revealed.
Argentine President welcomed in Vietnam Politics

Argentine President welcomed in Vietnam

A ceremony was held in Hanoi on February 20 to welcome President of Argentina Mauricio Macri and his spouse, who are paying a State visit to Vietnam from February 19-21 to deepen the ties between the two countries.
Vietnam-RoK trade up but deficit grows Business

Vietnam-RoK trade up but deficit grows

Over the past 25 years, the economic ties between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea have flourished, but the trade imbalance between the two countries has reached an alarming level.