Archive for May 14th, 2019

Only 5pct of Vietnam’s wood exports designed locally

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Although Vietnam has reported high growth in wood and wooden product exports in recent years, only 5 percent of the exported products were designed locally, stated Nguyen [...] » More

Appropriate legal framework needed for labour relations in FDI firms

14-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Under the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the existing regulatory framework needs to be improved to guarantee strong industrial relations and work quality at enterprises with [...] » More

US calls on Vietnam to direct private investment into infrastructure

14-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The United States has urged Vietnam to welcome private investment in infrastructure, which is deemed vital for supporting and building productive enterprises that create jobs [...] » More

Ca Mau eyes growth with special focus on shrimp production

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau is expanding all its efficient agriculture, fishery and forestry models. On the People’s Committee’s instructions, the [...] » More

Peppercorn exports: volume up, value down

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam exported 32,000 tonnes of peppercorn worth 80 million USD in April 2019, up 19.3 percent in volume but down 6.4 percent in value compared to the same month last year. [...] » More

Budget collection hits nearly 518 trillion VND in four months

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Nearly 518 trillion VND (22.23 billion USD) was collected towards the state budget in this year’s first four months, completing 36.7 percent of the yearly target and [...] » More

HCM City aims to accelerate administrative reform

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Chair of HCM City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has instructed departments, wards and districts in the city to work harder towards making strong changes in [...] » More

Pepper prices take nosedive

14-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Pepper growers around the country continue to see losses as pepper prices have dropped sharply to VND41,000 per kilogram, officials said. Speaking at a conference on the [...] » More

Vietnam, China have room to grow trade ties: experts

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese and Chinese enterprises are encouraged to tap into the great bilateral trade potential driven by the two countries’ open trade policies, experts said. [...] » More

Billion-dollar Export Structure Changing

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

According to the General Statistical Office (GSO), although Vietnam’s export value still gaining momentum in the first quarter of 2019, it started to show signs of [...] » More

Trade office warns of frauds by West African firms

14-May-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

The Vietnam Trade Office in Nigeria recently has warned Vietnamese import-export companies doing business with some countries in the West Africa region of current fraudulent [...] » More

Malaysia imposes maximum anti-dumping duty of 13.68 per cent on cold rolled steel from VN

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The Malaysian Ministry of International Trade and Industry (Miti) has revised anti-dumping duties imposed on imports of cold rolled coils of alloy and non-alloy steel [...] » More

US-China Trade War: What Does Vietnam Gain and Lose?

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

The trade war between the two largest economies of the world affects not only their own export performances but also exerts significant impacts on the world economy, [...] » More

Experts uneasy about heightened investment interest from China

14-May-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Vietnam should be wary of adverse environmental and social impacts as China moves out its polluting, labour-intensive factories, experts caution. While Vietnam welcomes [...] » More