Singapore calls for India’s reassessment of regional trade pacts World

Singapore calls for India’s reassessment of regional trade pacts

Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan has said that he hopes India will “reassess” its stand on regional trading agreements such as the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) pact that it withdrew from, “The Hindu” of India reported in April 14.
RoK, Cambodia strike free trade agreement World

RoK, Cambodia strike free trade agreement

The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea (RoK) on February 3 said the country and Cambodia have clinched a free trade agreement (FTA) after seven months of negotiations.
Vietnam placed fifth in global trade connectedness in 2019 Business

Vietnam placed fifth in global trade connectedness in 2019

Vietnam was ranked fifth in terms of global trade connectedness last year, up five places from the previous ranking in 2017, according to a report jointly released by the US’s New York University Stern School of Business and logistics giant DHL.
Tripod strategy crucial to economic recovery in 2021: experts Business

Tripod strategy crucial to economic recovery in 2021: experts

Institutional reform, deeper integration and digital transformation are important for Vietnam to recover the economy, which has been battered by the COVID-19 pandemic, President of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Vu Tien Loc said on November 24.
Foreign officials highlight signing of RCEP Politics

Foreign officials highlight signing of RCEP

Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany Peter Altmaier has welcomed the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement between 15 signatories in Asia-Pacific.
Foreign officials, media highlight signing of RCEP World

Foreign officials, media highlight signing of RCEP

Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany Peter Altmaier has welcomed the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement between 15 signatories in Asia-Pacific.
Export revenue in nine months picks up despite pandemic Business

Export revenue in nine months picks up despite pandemic

Vietnam’s export revenue racked up a 4 percent year-on-year increase during January – September to 202.4 billion USD in the context that the COVID-19 pandemic has weighed on the international trade, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Conference looks at making full use of CPTPP Business

Conference looks at making full use of CPTPP

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade have held a two-day conference with a view of helping firms understand more about commitments in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Business community prepared for EU trade agreement Videos

Business community prepared for EU trade agreement

Vietnam’s business community has a spring in its step now the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) were officially ratified by the National Assembly on June 8.
EVFTA, EVIPA unleash market potential for European firms: German minister Business

EVFTA, EVIPA unleash market potential for European firms: German minister

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), which were ratified by the European Parliament (EP) on February 12, offer significant business opportunities for European enterprises, German Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier has said.
Vietnam’s average annual growth seen at 7% Videos

Vietnam’s average annual growth seen at 7%

The Vietnamese economy is likely to grow at an annual average pace of 7% during the 2021-2015 period, according to a projection by the National Centre for Socio-economic Information and Forecast.
Vietnamese economy forecast to grow 7 percent during 2021-2025 Business

Vietnamese economy forecast to grow 7 percent during 2021-2025

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) is forecast to expand 7 percent during 2021-2025 on the back of new-generation free trade agreements, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecast (NCEIF).