Vietnam posts positive trade balance with CPTPP Business

Vietnam posts positive trade balance with CPTPP

Vietnam posted a positive trade surplus of over 1 billion USD with ten countries in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) seven months after the trade deal came into effect, according to a report by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VNDirect sees post-tax profit up 31 pct in 2019 Business

VNDirect sees post-tax profit up 31 pct in 2019

VNDirect Securities Corporation (VNDS) expects its post-tax profit to grow 31 percent year on year in 2019 to 487 billion VND (20.9 million USD), attendees heard at the firm’s annual shareholder meeting on April 18.

Malaysia records strong trade growth in H1

 Malaysia ’s trade turnover recorded a year-on-year rise of 9.9 percent in the first half of 2014, reaching 715.6 billion RM (223.6 billion USD), according to the country’s Department of Statistics.

Vietnam needs to diversify foreign markets

Expanding export and import markets is considered an urgent need as the global economy faces unforeseeable changes and the regional and international political situation remains complicated. Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai spoke with Nhan Dan (People) newspaper about the issue.

Government to review core resolutions

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has assigned the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) to work with other ministries, agencies and localities to evaluate the implementation of key resolutions on socio-economic development and market assistance, according to the Vietnam Government Portal.

Vietnam boosts trade with UK

Vietnam exported over 2.47 billion USD worth of goods to the UK in the first eight months of 2013, up 34 percent year-on-year.

Trade: bright point in Vietnam-RoK relations

Trade cooperation is seen as one of bright points in bilateral relations between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) after 20 years of the establishment of diplomatic ties.

Two-way trade turnover of the two countries increased 26 times over 18 years, from 500 million USD in 1992 to 13 billion USD in 2010, and jumped to 18 billion USD in 201, making the RoK the fourth biggest trade partner of Vietnam after China, the United States and Japan .

In the first ten months of this year, the two-way trade turnover maintained the growing pace with a total value of 17.2 billion USD and is expected to hit 20 billion USD before 2015.