Thailand pins high hope on FTAs to boost exports ASEAN

Thailand pins high hope on FTAs to boost exports

Thailand’s Commerce Ministry looks set to propose negotiation frameworks for the Thailand-EU free trade agreement (FTA) and ASEAN-Canada FTA for cabinet approval in the third quarter, aiming to boost the country's exports.
Indonesian government optimistic about economic recovery World

Indonesian government optimistic about economic recovery

The signals of Indonesia's economic recovery are increasingly visible and the government is optimistic that economic conditions would continue to experience significant improvements, according to the Presidential Staff Office (KSP).
Cambodia to exit from Least Developed Countries status World

Cambodia to exit from Least Developed Countries status

Phnom Penh Post on May 10 quoted a senior official from the Cambodian Ministry of Commerce as saying that Cambodia is well-prepared to minimise economic risks when it graduates from its Least Developed Countries (LDC) status.
HCM City: IIP up 9.7 percent in four months Business

HCM City: IIP up 9.7 percent in four months

Ho Chi Minh City’s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) rose 9.7 percent year-on-year in the first four months of 2021, signalling a positive outlook for the local economy in the face of COVID-19, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam, UAE enjoy surge in two-way trade Business

Vietnam, UAE enjoy surge in two-way trade

Total two-way trade between Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reached 809 million USD in the first two months of this year, up 58 percent from the same period last year.
Insiders make suggestions to maintain sustainable export growth Business

Insiders make suggestions to maintain sustainable export growth

Vietnamese enterprises should take advantage of online marketing channels, re-arrange production and business orientations and strategies, and bring into full play advantages brought by free trade agreements if they want to achieve sustainable export growth, according to insiders.