Tight material supply impedes textile exports (24/05/2022)
Although the demand for Vietnamese textiles is forecast to rise steadily in the short term, firms are concerned that tight material supply will impede their export plans.

Cargo throughput via seaports sees modest growth (24/05/2022)
Cargo throughput across seaports nationwide hit 241 million tonnes in the first four months of 2022, rising 2 percent year-on-year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.

Vietnamese rice grain struggling to find position in rice export (24/05/2022)
Vietnamese rice exporters have a great opportunity to dominate the market share in the Southeast Asian market in particular and the world in general. However, Vietnamese rice grain is still presently struggling to find its position in rice export.

World opening eyes to exciting Vietnamese offerings in F&B (24/05/2022)
Vietnamese food and beverage groups are increasingly making their presence felt in numerous countries worldwide thanks to the remarkable quality improvement of goods, with a huge trade fair this week set to put even more of these goods on show.

Green transition the only pathway ahead (23/05/2022)
The pandemic has been exposing the unsustainability of current consumption and production models, stressing the need for a green growth strategy and the incorporation of sustainability into the heart of business.

Reset required for supply chain woes (23/05/2022)
Supply chain disruption is damaging the progress of everything from mergers in Asia-Pacific to solar installations in some of the richest countries in the world. With that, stronger solutions are being sought for supply chain diversification.

Large industrial zones set up to attract FDI (23/05/2022)
Several large-scale industrial zones were being set up from the beginning of this year to capture the opportunity of attracting both foreign and domestic manufacturers in the wave of post-pandemic production and business recovery.

HCMC needs to take more actions to improve business, investment environment (23/05/2022)
The prominent issue is that Ho Chi Minh City must take more actions to improve the business and investment environment, reform, and shorten administrative procedures.

Remarkable economic relations between HCMC, Cuba (23/05/2022)
The relationship between Ho Chi Minh City and Cuba has been more and more developed and promoted in various fields. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, the total trade turnover between the city and Cuba in 2021 reached US$62 million which is considered a remarkable economic relations.

Vietnam to introduce national development strategies at 2022 Davos WEF: Ambassador (23/05/2022)
Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai will attend the 52nd World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting from May 23-24 in Davos, Switzerland, at the invitation of WEF Founder and Executive Chairman Professor Klaus Schwab.

Rubber industry escapes excess supply, firms divided on profit outlooks (23/05/2022)
Analysts forecast bright prospects for the natural rubber industry this year, driven by increasing global demand which has helped the industry escape the prolonged excess supply, while firms were divided on their profit outlooks.

Việt Nam should prioritise value added cashew products for EU market (23/05/2022)
Enterprises should prioritise investment in developing value-added cashew products to avoid losing its market share instead of only focusing on wholesale, according to experts.

Six more pangasius processing factories eligible to export to US (20/05/2022)
The Food Safety and Inspection Services (FSIS) under the United States Department of Agriculture has recognised six more Vietnamese pangasius processing factories that are eligible to export products to the US, raising the number of establishments to 19, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (NAFIQAD).

Vietnamese goods introduced in Africa (20/05/2022)
Vietnam has just taken part in the eighth Africa Forum of Investment and Commerce (AFIC8) in Algeria with booths showcasing and introducing typical products such as coffee, tea, rice, pepper, cashew nuts, milk, canned pineapple, cotton swabs, rice paper, tapioca starch, electrical cables and handicrafts to international visitors.

US contributes to easing congestion at Vietnam's busiest container port (20/05/2022)
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has released an action plan for reducing congestion at Tan Cang-Cat Lai Terminal in Ho Chi Minh City.

Cassava exports up but trade deals not capitalised on (20/05/2022)
Việt Nam exported 235,000 tonnes of cassava and cassava products worth US$105.01 million in April, up 10.8 per cent and 31.7 per cent in volume and value year-on-year, according to the General Department of Customs.

Frasers Law Company launches second edition of M&A Guide (20/05/2022)
Key legislation, buyer characterisation, target sectors, and foreign ownership restrictions are some of the many points discussed in the second edition of the Frasers Vietnam Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Guide.

Finding the spark to ignite energy goals (20/05/2022)
Transforming Vietnam into a high-income economy by 2045 requires enough juice to power the nation’s machinery. However, with the heavy reliance on coal, the country also needs to tackle issues regarding climate change, thus accelerating its journey towards utilisation of its abundant renewable energy sources.

FDI quality in need of fresh policy boost (20/05/2022)
Despite good performance in foreign investment attraction over the past year, the number of high-tech projects from developed countries investing in Vietnam is modest as compared to the incentives set forth.

Developers clamour for legal clarity (20/05/2022)
Real estate leaders suggest that detailed regulations are needed to promote a healthy condotel, officetel, and resort villa sector in Vietnam.