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Vietnam to allow pork imports to ease domestic shortage

12/04/2019 11:20

Vietnam is expected to face a 200,000 tonne shortage of pork in the coming months, said the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), which has proposed the government allow more pork imports to replenish the inadequate supply.

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Creating favourable business environment for logistics activities

11/24/2019 10:14 - It is necessary to improve the legal framework and create a healthy and open business environment for logistics activities to boost the sustainable development of Vietnam’s logistics sector, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said.

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Export price of rice suffers dramatic decrease

11/08/2019 17:00 - The average export price of rice during the first nine months of the year suffered a sharp decline of 13.4 per cent to US$435.6 per tonne, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority.


E-commerce to give firms more export chances: workshop

10/20/2019 09:38 - Vietnam has been recording strong development in e-commerce, through which businesses will have more chances to promote export, an official said at a workshop in Hanoi on October 18.


Mechanical engineering industry needs more incentives: PM

09/24/2019 18:00 - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc emphasized the need to facilitate the development of the mechanical engineering industry while addressing a conference in Hanoi on September 24.

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Vietnam’s e-commerce market hits US$8 billion in 2018

09/24/2019 16:00 - Vietnam’s e-commerce market size in 2018 was estimated at US$8.06 billion, up 30% from a year earlier, according to a white paper released by the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Department of E-Commerce and Digital Economy.

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PM wishes to boost exports to Kuwait

09/04/2019 00:00 -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his wish that Vietnam would be able to export more products to Kuwait during a reception in Hanoi on September 3 for Kuwaiti Minister of Oil and Electricity and Water Khaled Ali Al Fadhel.

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PM's direction on power shortage

08/19/2019 10:00 - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed at a Cabinet meeting last month that power shortages are out of the question while discussing ways to deal with the country's power issues.

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Online marketing forum focuses on personalised experience

08/15/2019 00:00 - The Vietnam Online Marketing Forum (VOMF) 2019 took place in Hanoi on August 14 under the themed “Personalised Experience”.


Vietnam keeps goal of export value growth at 7.5 percent in 2019

08/11/2019 17:05 - The Ministry of Industry and Trade would not adjust its import and export goals despite current difficulties.

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Garment and textile exports increase 10.5% in seven months

08/11/2019 17:02 - The export revenue of Vietnam’s garment and textile industry was estimated at US$18.34 billion in the first seven months of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 10.5%, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

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MoIT extends investigation on anti-dumping duties on imported cold-rolled stainless steel

07/08/2019 10:22 - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has decided to extend the time-limit for the investigation and final review of the application of anti-dumping duties on imported cold-rolled stainless steel to September 2, 2019.


Vietnamese enterprises explore export opportunities in South Africa

06/25/2019 21:34

A trade promotion delegation, including 22 Vietnamese enterprises, is currently on a working visit to South Africa, from June 21 to 29, to advertise products, seek import partners, establish partnerships and explore opportunities for business...


Halal food exports offer Việt Nam big opportunity

06/04/2019 10:29

Halal food is a promising export product for Vietnamese companies to pursue though they may face challenges.

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Electricity sector needs accountability and transparency

06/04/2019 09:12

Việt Nam raised its retail electricity prices in March after nearly two years without change, but this decision has received mixed responses from the public. Debates on the grounds for the price hike, transparency in tariff calculation and the change

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VN dairy industry remains on course for rapid growth: conference

06/01/2019 08:26

The dairy industry's revenues grew at 12.7 per cent a year on average in 2010-18, and the momentum is expected to continue thanks to an increase in milk consumption in the country, according to the Việt Nam Dairy Association.

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Effectively exploiting geographical indications

03/26/2019 18:00 - Recently, the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam under the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) has granted protection certificates to geographical indications Huong Son deer antlers (Ha Tinh province) and Cat Lo custard apple (Ba Ria - Vung Tau province), raising the total products protected by domestic geographical indications to 73.

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CPI likely to increase by 0.31% due to higher power prices

03/07/2019 10:44 - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, power prices will increase by an average of 8.36 per cent at the end of March.


Deputy PM fights trade fraud

02/15/2019 04:59

Deputy Prime Minister Trương Hòa Bình on Thursday urged market surveillance forces to step up the fight against smuggling, trade fraud and fake commodities.nbsp;


Domestic retailers urged to team up to compete

02/06/2019 08:59

Competition between domestic and foreign retailers was likely to remain fierce this year, requiring Vietnamese businesses to co-operate in order to maintain their market shares, said an official from the Ministry of Industry and Trade


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