Vietnamese government asked local businesses to upgrade upon entering EU market

Since the EU is a meticulous market, local businesses should be proactively innovative and try to meet high standards set on goods and services. Read more »

Low touch economy – A possible solution for Vietnam in a post-pandemic world

Economic experts from RMIT University have proposed a "low touch economy" for Vietnam as a strategic response to COVID-19. Read more »

HSBC: Vietnam expects positive global export prospect

According to an HSBC report, Vietnam is expected to grow its share of global exports despite the decline amid the resurgence in the COVID-19 pandemic after three months without no local transmissions.  Read more »

AFCDM+3: review progress of new initiatives in ASEAN+3 Financial Cooperation Progress 

The ASEAN+3 Finance and Central Bank Deputies’ Meeting (referred as AFCDM + 3) was held on August 5, 2020 at Ha  Noi. This is an important meeting in a series of events on ASEAN and ASEAN+3 financial cooperation hosted by Vietnam this year to prepare for the Finance Ministers and Central Banks Governors Meeting this September. Read more »

Moc Cat Tuong Company allowed to export Finger Joint Laminated Panels at tax rate of 0%

VCN- At ameeting to resolve problems on theapplication of HS code for the exported Finger Joint Laminated Panelsin plate shape on August 5, Deputy Director General of the General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDVC)  LuuManhTuong directed Dong Nai Customs Department to allow Moc Cat Tuong Company to export Finger Joint Laminated Panels at a tax rate of 0%, but the... Read more »

Vietnam’s pepper industry faces”double difficulties”

VCN- With billions of dollars of pepper stuck abroad, the export market facingdifficulties, the gloomy price representsa "negative" picture of the pepper industry during the first half of the year. It is expected that difficulties for the "black gold" commodity of Vietnam will last a long time and the price of pepper will find itdifficult to recover in the short... Read more »

Shrimp export to US forecast to rise 20% in 2020

The US is the only market among the main export markets of Vietnam’s shrimp recording continuous positive growth in the first half of the year, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) on August 5. Read more »

19 VN businesses join ASEAN Online Sale Day 2020

As many as 215 businesses from 10 ASEAN countries, including 19 from Vietnam will take part in the ASEAN Online Sale Day 2020, the first of its kind to be held in the region on August 8, to mark the 53rd founding anniversary of the group. Read more »

58 containers of pepper re-exported from Nepal

-Vietnamese businesses have been granted permission to receive back 58 containers of pepper after they had been left stuck in Birgunj port in Nepal and Kolkata port in India. Read more »

VN-Index gains narrow in fifth straight gaining session

The VN-Index edged up 0.17 percent to 841.46 points Friday, with gains driven by big- and mid-capped stocks. Read more »

SJC gold bar price exceeded 62 million dong / tael

During the session last night on the US market, the spot gold price once reached an all-time high, $ 2,069.21 / ounce (up 0.8%), then ended the session at $ 2,055.87 / ounce; gold term in December 2020 increased by 1% to 2,069.4 USD / ounce. Following the US, in the Asian market this morning […] Read more »

Việt Nam exports nearly 4m tonnes of rice in seven months

Export rice bags at a port in Việt Nam. The country exported 1.4 million tonnes of rice to the Philippines in the first half of this year. — Photo HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam exported 3.9 million tonnes of rice, earning US$1.9 billion, in the first seven months of this year, according to the […] Read more »