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.
Business

Vietnam spotlighted at Havana international fair

‘Vietnamese Day’ was held in the Cuban capital on Nov. 4 within the framework of the Havana International Fair 2009, drawing the participation of a large number of companies from Vietnam, Cuba and South American nations.
Business

Garments, textiles earn largest export value

Earning 7.5 billion USD from exports in the first ten months of this year, garment and textiles surpassed crude oil, topping the list of Vietnam’s major export items for the first time.

According to the General Statistics Office, the country earned 5.4 billion USD in ten months from exports of crude oil, 2.1 billion USD less than from garments and textiles.
Business

Awards go to best garment-footwear businesses

79 companies of the garment-textile and leather-footwear industries received outstanding enterprise awards on October 31 for their business achievements and contributions to the society.
Business

State President hails garment and footwear sectors

State President Nguyen Minh Triet has highly valued efforts and achievements made by the garment-textile and leather-footwear sectors in maintaining market and export value amidst the global economic crisis.
Society

Vietnam-Poland: many opportunities in heavy industries

As the world is coming to terms with the aftermath of the global economic crisis, Poland and Vietnam both have numerous opportunities to boost cooperation and investment, particularly in shipbuilding and mining, said a Polish official.