Archive for January 31st, 2019

Vietnam posts $800 million trade deficit in January

31-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The domestic sector reported a trade deficit of $2.6 billion while foreign-invested firms posted a trade surplus of $1.8 billion, as usual. Vietnam reported an estimated [...]
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Prime minister approves plan to carry out CPTPP

31-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a plan to carry out the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). He required ministries, [...]
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2018 cashew nut exports up in volume, down in value

31-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam exported 339,700 tonnes of cashew nuts worth $3.09 billion in 2018, according to Vietnam Customs. Vietnam exported 339,700 tonnes of cashew nuts worth $3.09 billion [...]
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Export Sheds Light on Vietnam’s Economic Picture in 2018

31-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s export value recorded $244.7 billion in 2018, representing a year-on-year growth of 13.8 percent, and continued to be a bright spot on the Vietnamese economic [...]
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Illegal timber imports from Cambodia threaten woodwork industry

31-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s woodwork industry benefits from ‘clean’ supply sources, not from illegally imported timber from Cambodia, experts have warned. The Voluntary [...]
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