After the US withdrew from the talks on Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Vietnam’s garment and textile export met with difficulties in the first two quarters this year. However the industry has posted the record high trade surplus value taking the lead in export items.
Vietnam Beverage, a subsidiary of Thai Beverage Public Company Limited (ThaiBev), is still considering share purchase of Saigon Beer, Alcohol and Beverage Corporation (Sabeco) and will make the final decision on December 17.
Hamburg delegation led by Senator Frank Horch, Minister of Economy, Transport and Innovation visited Vietnam Maritime Administration (Vinamarine), Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (SBIC) and MOIT in Hanoi on November 27.
Although Vietnam is the world’s 12th-largest exporter of electronics and the third-largest in ASEAN since 2015, up to 95 percent of the country’s electronics output comes from foreign-owned enterprises instead of domestic ones, the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) announced yesterday.
Leaders of State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) has said that the company had withdrawn state capital from 30 of 115 state own enterprises according this year plan, so it had to divest from 85 companies in the rest two months this year.