Vietnam faces threat of trade deficit in 2019 Business

Vietnam faces threat of trade deficit in 2019

Vietnam faces a possible return to a trade deficit this year after three years of enjoying surpluses, experts said pointing to the sharp rise in imports and increasing difficulties facing exports.
CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam Business

CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) officially came into force in Vietnam on January 14, promising to open up opportunities for many industries to boost exports, but also posing challenges for businesses which require them to devise long-term strategies to increase their competitiveness in the global market.
CPTPP to raise national GDP by 1.3 percent: official Business

CPTPP to raise national GDP by 1.3 percent: official

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is expected to help raise Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 1.3 percent, according to an official of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
Leather, footwear sector needs supporting industry Business

Leather, footwear sector needs supporting industry

The leather and footwear sector needs to develop supporting industry to reduce reliance on the import of raw materials, enhance competitiveness and boost high-value exports, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung.
Fashion designers target local consumers Videos

Fashion designers target local consumers

The Vietnam International Fashion Fair 2018 which has wrapped up in Hanoi, gathers nearly 150 leading garment-textile, leather-footwear and cosmetics firms from across the nation. The increasing numbe
Vietnam International Fashion Fair 2018 opens in Hanoi Business

Vietnam International Fashion Fair 2018 opens in Hanoi

The Vietnam International Fashion Fair (VIEF) 2018 opened at the Cultural and Friendship Palace in Hanoi on December 13, gathering nearly 150 leading garment-textile, leather-footwear and cosmetics firms from localities nationwide.
Connectivity essential for businesses when joining CPTPP: seminar Business

Connectivity essential for businesses when joining CPTPP: seminar

Vietnamese enterprises will benefit little from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) if they lack connectivity, heard a seminar themed “CPTPP: Opportunities and Challenges for Vietnamese Businesses” held in Hanoi on November 28.