EVFTA opens investment opportunities for Czech Republic Business

EVFTA opens investment opportunities for Czech Republic

The recent ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) by the European Parliament (EP) is a major success after more than nine years of negotiations, according to David Jarkulisch, an economic diplomat from the Czech Republic.
Shrimp exporters see good year ahead Business

Shrimp exporters see good year ahead

Vietnamese shrimp exporters are hoping for a better year after their shipments fell 5.4 percent year on year to 3.36 billion USD in 2019, according to insiders.
Indonesia to introduce new business licensing regime World

Indonesia to introduce new business licensing regime

Indonesia will introduce a new business licensing regime in the omnibus bill on job creation to boost competitiveness and bolster investment, as the country's ranking in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business index stagnates at 73rd.
Material autonomy key for Vietnam to fully tap EVFTA Business

Material autonomy key for Vietnam to fully tap EVFTA

Textile stocks have been on a temporary upswing thanks to the recent ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) but textile enterprises still face difficulties due to heavy dependence on imported raw materials and machinery as well as reduced demand worldwide.
COVID-19: 30 medical equipment manufacturers fined Society

COVID-19: 30 medical equipment manufacturers fined

As many as 30 medical equipment manufacturers were fined nearly 65 million VND (2,800 USD) for violations in trading medical supplies serving the fight against the novel coronoavirus disease (COVID-19) on February 15.
FPT targets 18 percent growth in pre-tax profit Business

FPT targets 18 percent growth in pre-tax profit

FPT Corporation is aiming to earn 32.45 trillion VND (over 1.38 billion USD) in revenue and 5.51 trillion VND in pre-tax profit this year, gaining 17 percent and 18 percent respectively against 2019.
New driving force for Vietnam-EU relations Business

New driving force for Vietnam-EU relations

The European Parliament has ratified the EVFTA and the EVIPA. The ratification has opened up new horizons for more intensive, comprehensive and effective bilateral cooperation 30 years after the establishment of diplomatic ties.
EP ratifies EVFTA, EVIPA Business

EP ratifies EVFTA, EVIPA

The European Parliament (EP) on February 12 ratified the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).
Indonesia, Australia agree to foster trade cooperation World

Indonesia, Australia agree to foster trade cooperation

Indonesian and Australian leaders have affirmed the importance of promoting economic and trade cooperation between the two countries, and their joint efforts to ensure regional stability and mitigate the negative impacts of natural disasters as a consequence of climate change.