Pharmaceutical manufacturing for domestic market. (Photo: SGGP)

Domestic market attracts foreign enterprises

The Ministry of Industry and Trade said that from August 7 to 10 this year, more than 550 food and beverage manufacturing enterprises and 400 medical and pharmaceutical ones from 35 countries will participate in exhibitions to explore investment opportunities in Vietnam.
Textile firms go green to boost export

Textile firms go green to boost export

The Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association said that textile exports is expected to exceed US$40 billion this year, especially amid the context that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement has been signed.
Export of five key products expected to increase thanks to EU’s tariff cut

Export of five key products expected to increase thanks to EU’s tariff cut

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the top five key export products, consisting of aquatic products, vegetables and fruits, wood products, footwear and textiles, will have opportunities to post strong growth thanks to the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement as the EU has pledged to reduce import tariffs for these five export products of Vietnam.
Illustrative image (Source: SGGP)

EVFTA opens new markets for steel industry

The freshly-signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will help the Vietnamese steel sector expand export markets in Europe, industry insiders said.
At the signing ceremony for EVFTA (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam, EU sign free trade, investment protection agreements

The EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU – Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) were officially signed in Hanoi on June 30 afternoon, in the witness of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Vietnamese National Assembly and Government leaders, and leaders of the European Union (EU).
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh (R) and European Commissioner for Trade  Cecilia Malmström during a meeting in Belgium in 2018 (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam, EU to sign EVFTA on June 30 in Hanoi

The European Council announced on June 25 that it has approved the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU – Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), and assigned the EU to sign the deals with Vietnam on June 30 in Hanoi. 
Several European firms participated in trade promotion activities in Vietnam. (Photo: SGGP)

European firms wait for opportunities by EVFTA

Goods, services and capital flow from the EU into Vietnam’s market have gradually increased amid the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is in the progress to be passed and expected to become effective next year.
The factory of the Far Eastern New Apparel Vietnam company in Bac Dong Phu Industrial Park, Binh Phuoc province (Photo: VNA)

EVFTA opens new era in Vietnam-EU trade ties: Italian experts

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is hoped to usher in a new period in promoting cooperation and mutual economic development between the two sides as it comes into effect in mid-2019, according to Italian experts. 
Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong talks to Nicolas Audier, chairman of Eurocham (Photo: SGGP)

EuroCham positively contributes to Vietnam’s development

European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (Eurocham) is among the largest foreign business associations, making the most positively contribution to Vietnam’s development, said chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong at the 20th establishment anniversary of Eurocham last night.