Ho Chi Minh City seeks to promote cooperation with Greece (19/05/2022)
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has expressed a wish to further promote investment and trade between Greece and Vietnam in general and Ho Chi Minh City in particular at a reception for Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou and her entourage in the city on May 18.

Rice exports to EU quadruple in Q1 (19/05/2022)
Vietnam exported 22,500 tonnes of rice to the EU for nearly 18 million USD in the first quarter of 2022, roughly a four-fold increase in both volume and value compared to the same period last year thanks to preferential tariffs enjoyed under the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

Lowering logistics costs key to competitiveness (19/05/2022)
Lowering logistics costs is key to increasing the competitiveness of Việt Nam’s export products and the whole economy.

Trade remedies to Thai sugar boost domestic recovery (19/05/2022)
After the Vietnamese imposition of anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties, the volume of Thai sugar imported to Việt Nam hit a four-year low in Q1 of 2022, speeding up the recovery of domestic sugar.

American business community very optimistic about US-Vietnam economic ties (18/05/2022)
With Vietnam-US economic relations having grown steadily over time, the American business community is very optimistic and working very hard in Vietnam, according to Virginia B. Foote, President of the Board of the US International Centre.

NA Chairman meets with Lao PM, discussing measures to boost ties (18/05/2022)
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue met with Lao Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh in Vientiane on May 17, where the two leaders discussed measures to promote bilateral relations.

PM urges US businesses to invest in tourism and trade in Vietnam (18/05/2022)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on May 17 (local time) attended a Vietnam-US trade, investment and tourism promotion conference themed ‘Rediscovering Vietnam’ in San Francisco.

Vietnam a big oil exporter, but even bigger importer (18/05/2022)
Vietnam exported 3.1 million tons of crude oil last year but imported 10 million tons since domestic supply only met 70 percent of demand.

No need to clam up about Vietnam’s bivalve exports to EU (17/05/2022)
Vietnamese clam exports to the European Union are rising sharply, driven by growing demand and stable domestic production. The EU is now Vietnam’s largest clam export market.

RCEP to improve Vietnam’s access to large consumer markets: Standard Charter Bank (17/05/2022)
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which entered into force on January 1, 2022, is expected to boost Vietnam’s export and improve its access to large consumer markets, according Standard Chartered Bank.

Vietnam, Greece seek to further promote multifaceted cooperation (17/05/2022)
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Greek counterpart Katerina Sakellaropoulou shared delight at the growth of Vietnam-Greece ties and agreed on measures to promote the relations during their talks in Hanoi on May 16.

Việt Nam-Laos trade ties growing sustainably (17/05/2022)
Since the establishment of bilateral diplomatic ties in 1962, Việt Nam and Laos have promoted cooperation across numerous spheres, with their trade exchange posting substantial growth, benefiting both countries.

Efforts made to promote dragon fruit exports to Australia, New Zealand (16/05/2022)
Demand for Vietnamese dragon fruit in foreign markets is increasing, with many importers interested in high-quality fruit from Vietnam.

Hoa Phat Group, four Vietnamese banks among world’s 2,000 largest companies (16/05/2022)
Hoa Phat Group and four commercial banks of Vietnam have been named in this year’s Forbes list of the world’s 2,000 largest companies (Global 2000).

Ministry tells HCM City to reconsider discriminatory customs fee (16/05/2022)
The Ministry of Finance has called on HCM City to reconsider its collection of customs declaration fee from businesses.

Vietnam International Premium Products Fair attracts over 250 exhibitors (16/05/2022)
The Việt Nam International Premium Products Fair will be held again in HCM City after being delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Agro, fishery exports see double-digit growth (12/05/2022)
Export earnings from some agricultural and fishery products rose by double digits in the first four months as their prices reached record levels.

Ample room for growth in US-Vietnam trade relations: PM (12/05/2022)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo in Washington D.C on May 11 (local time), during his trip to the US.

Rice exports to EU quadruple in Q1 (12/05/2022)
Vietnam exported 22,500 tonnes of rice to the EU for nearly 18 million USD in the first quarter of 2022, roughly a four-fold increase in both volume and value compared to the same period last year thanks to preferential tariffs enjoyed under the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

Vietnam looks for cooperation opportunities in Africa (12/05/2022)
Vietnam’s achievements and potential for cooperation with African nations have been popularised at the 8th Edition of the Africa Forum of Investment and Commerce, which takes place in Algeria on May 11 and 12.