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Firms urged to be more active under FTAs’ pressure

Business

Firms urged to be more active under FTAs’ pressure

The participation in new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs) has proved to be a driving force for exports but also posed challenges for Vietnamese firms in meeting importers’ requirements and competing with foreign rivals right in the domestic market.

Thua Thien - Hue looks to lure more investment to IPs

Business

Thua Thien - Hue looks to lure more investment to IPs

Industrial parks (IP) in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue have so far attracted 143 investment projects with a total registered capital of nearly 92 trillion VND (3.94 billion USD), generating jobs for nearly 25,000 labourers, according to insiders.

WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to boost exports of MSMEs

Business

WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to boost exports of MSMEs

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) will help micro, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) further diversify exports and expand markets, as well as improve GDP growth in Vietnam, experts said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.

Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.7 percent: report

Business

Vietnam’s economy to grow at 6.7 percent: report

The Vietnamese economy is expected to grow at around 6.7 percent this year, the fastest rate in South East Asia, according to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales’ recent Economic Insight: South East Asia report.

UNSC seat enables Vietnam to contribute more to global peace

Politics

UNSC seat enables Vietnam to contribute more to global peace

Vietnam’s non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for 2020-2021, which earned a record high number of 192 votes out of the 193 member countries and territories of the UN General Assembly, enables the Southeast Asian country to make more remarkable contributions to the world’s peace, development and prosperity.