Vietnam records trade deficit in first half of May as exports drop Business

Vietnam records trade deficit in first half of May as exports drop

Vietnam reported a trade deficit of nearly 1 billion USD in the first half of May as exports reached only 8.22 billion USD – the lowest level since the beginning of this year (excluding the first half of January when the Tet holiday fell on), the General Department of Customs announced has announced.
Expo promotes mechanical engineering industry in the north Business

Expo promotes mechanical engineering industry in the north

The 7th International Precision Engineering, Machine Tools and Metalworking Exhibition & Conference (MTA HANOI 2019) will return to the capital city next month, aiming to assist with the development of the mechanical engineering sector in the north.
Firms need solid strategies to boost exports to Thailand Business

Firms need solid strategies to boost exports to Thailand

Thailand is one of the markets with most potential for Vietnam within the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), yet businesses need to adopt appropriate strategies to boost exports to the market, experts said at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.
Workshop seeks to connect Vietnamese firms to AEON supply chain Business

Workshop seeks to connect Vietnamese firms to AEON supply chain

Japan’s large import demand is a good opportunity for Vietnamese businesses to expand their market shares in the country, as well as access other potential markets through the global distribution network of the Japanese group AEON, experts said at a workshop held in Ho Chi Minh City on April 23.
Companies urged to use technology to improve goods quality Society

Companies urged to use technology to improve goods quality

Vietnamese companies need to invest in advanced technologies to meet the rising demand for high-quality goods in the domestic market as well as to expand exports, Nguyen Thien Nhan, Secretary of the Party's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, has said.
Vietnam, RoK strengthen trade, investment cooperation Business

Vietnam, RoK strengthen trade, investment cooperation

Considerable developments in politics, economy, labour and socio-culture have been recorded in the Vietnam-the Republic of Korea (RoK) relations thanks to joint efforts made by the two countries since they set up diplomatic ties in 1992.