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FTAs: Opportunities and challenges for Vietnamese businesses

FTAs: Opportunities and challenges for Vietnamese businesses

1/11/2017 - 17:41

(VOVworld)-In 2016 Vietnam signed several new bilateral free trade agreements and began to implement some signed FTAs. Government agencies and the business community are gearing up to take full advantage of these deals.

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Japanese consumer product fair opens in Hanoi

Japanese consumer product fair opens in Hanoi

1/6/2017 - 9:43

(VOVworld)-The Japan Branding Consumer Product Outlet Fair began in Hanoi on Thursday and will last through Sunday.

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2016: Brexit changes the EU

2016: Brexit changes the EU

1/5/2017 - 18:16

(VOVworld) – Britain’s exit from the EU, or Brexit, shocked the world in 2016. It has led to major changes in Britain’s politics and long-lasting socio-economic consequences. Brexit also has a strong impact on the EU.

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Deputy PM asks for inflation control

Deputy PM asks for inflation control

12/23/2016 - 16:15

(VOVworld) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said inflation control will not only ensure targets set by the National Assembly, but will help the government adjust public service fees in response to market signals.

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Giao Hai fish market, another attraction of Nam Dinh province

Giao Hai fish market, another attraction of Nam Dinh province

11/10/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld)- Giao Hai is a commune in the buffer zone of the southern Red River Delta Biosphere Reserves, the gateway to Xuan Thuy National Park in Nam Dinh province

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PM: Vietnam wants to sign FTA with EU soon

PM: Vietnam wants to sign FTA with EU soon

11/4/2016 - 7:46

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan that Vietnam wants to sign a free trade agreement (FTA) with the European Union (EU) soon.

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The government gears up to obtain set targets

The government gears up to obtain set targets

10/20/2016 - 15:28

(VOVworld) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presented the government report on this year’s socio-economy and plans for next year at the opening of the National Assembly meeting on Thursday. He said despite several difficulties, Vietnam has achieved important results in most sectors. It has illustrated profound effort of the Party and people. Vietnam will do its best to record...

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Vietnam’s exhibition space opens in Moscow

Vietnam’s exhibition space opens in Moscow

10/14/2016 - 17:03

(VOVworld) – A Vietnamese commercial exhibition space opened on Thursday in Food City, Russia’s largest food wholesale and retail complex, in Moscow.

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Deputy Prime Minister receives Thai Central Group’s leader

Deputy Prime Minister receives Thai Central Group’s leader

10/4/2016 - 16:51

(VOVworld) - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue received Thatiland’s Central Group (CG) General Director in Vietnam Jariya Chirathivat in Hanoi on Monday October 3. He hailed CG’s investment in product distribution, and retail and wholesale trade in Vietnam.

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Vietnam Foodexpo 2016 to showcase products from 15 countries

Vietnam Foodexpo 2016 to showcase products from 15 countries

9/6/2016 - 9:03

(VOVworld) - The Vietnam International Food Industry Exhibition (Vietnam Foodexpo 2016) will take place in Ho Chi Minh City from November 16-19. More than 300 businesses from 30 Vietnamese localities and 15 countries and territories are expected to participate in the event, selling various products at about 500 booths including dried fruits, seafood, beverages, and food materials.

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Vietnam Fair in Japan

Vietnam Fair in Japan

9/4/2016 - 15:54

(VOVworld) - The Viet Nam Fair concluded on Sunday in Saitama prefecture, Japan, selling made-in Vietnam commodities. The organizers of the event which opened on Friday were the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Vietnamese Embassy in Japan, and the Japanese retail group AEON.

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Brexit doesn’t break UK economy

Brexit doesn’t break UK economy

8/21/2016 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – Inflation, unemployment, and consumption indexes released recently in the UK have proved that Brexit hasn’t broke the UK economy yet as some worried. All indexes have even showed that it’s on the rise regardless of the British pound degradation and downing housing market.

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Financial Times hails Vietnam’s retail market potential

Financial Times hails Vietnam’s retail market potential

8/16/2016 - 17:49

(VOVworld) – The UK-based Financial Times has run an article about Vietnam’s retail market potential, which is said to face increasing competition and challenges.

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Vietnam tries to achieve economic growth target for 2016

Vietnam tries to achieve economic growth target for 2016

7/19/2016 - 16:21

(VOVworld) – In the first half of this year, Vietnam’s economy showed signs of rallying. The macro economy stabilized and GDP increased 5.52%. Although the growth rate is lower than last year, it has been steady, thanks to the growth of industrial production and domestic retail sales.

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Vietnam’s retail market in integration process

Vietnam’s retail market in integration process

7/6/2016 - 18:27

(VOVworld)- On Wednesday, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a workshop to discuss policies for retailers in the integration context of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.

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Vietnam among top 30 attractive emerging retail markets

Vietnam among top 30 attractive emerging retail markets

6/29/2016 - 15:46

(VOVworld) - Vietnam has continuously been listed among the world’s top 30 attractive emerging retail markets since 2008.

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Vietnam welcomes Australian investors, says Deputy PM

Vietnam welcomes Australian investors, says Deputy PM

6/9/2016 - 10:14

(VOVworld)- Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has expressed hope that Australian investors will further increase their direct and indirect investment in Vietnam.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc works with Nam Dinh province

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc works with Nam Dinh province

6/8/2016 - 18:04

(VOVworld)- During a working session with Nam Dinh provincial authorities on Wednesday, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called for efforts to develop Nam Dinh into a hub of the Red River southern delta.

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Government monthly meeting

Government monthly meeting

6/1/2016 - 19:18

(VOVworld)- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a monthly government meeting for May on Wednesday in Hanoi. For the first time, cabinet members discussed the issue of building and improving the governing bodies.

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Vietnam set to curb inflation for economic development

Vietnam set to curb inflation for economic development

5/31/2016 - 16:34

(VOVworld)- The consumer price index (CPI) in May rose 2.28 %, the biggest increase in 5 years. Prices of 11 groups of commodity were higher than in the previous month. In the face of greater inflation pressure, the Vietnamese government is determined to curb inflation rate to below 5%.

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