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1. Post-FTA export import should not repeat WTO scenario

AsemconnectVietnam – Recently signed free trade agreements (FTA) between Vietnam and South Korea and the Eurasian Economic Union are expected to be good opportunity for export promotion. However there is a long distance from expectation to reality, requiring both authorised agencies and businesses to quickly solve related issues to prevent WTO scenario from reoccurring. Vietnam’s […]

2. Seafood made up 60% total export to Sweden

AsemconnectVietnam – Vietnam earned US$ 408.31 million from export of goods to Sweden in the first five months of this year, up by 7.15 per cent over the same period last year, according to the statistics figures. Cell phones and accessories were leading in the list of items exported by the country to Sweden in […]

3. Vietnam dong, gold and interbank rates-July 6

AsemconnectVietnam – Here’s a snapshot of Vietnamese dong exchange rates in the official and unofficial markets, indicative SJC gold prices in Hanoi and interbank offered rates at 0408 GMT.   July 6 July 3  USD/VND mid-point 21,673 21,673  USD/VND interbank 21,812/21,814 21,810/21,812  USD/VND unofficial 21,850/21,870 21,840/21,870  SJC gold (mln dong/tael) 34.26/34.35 34.26/34.35 Interbank offered rates    […]

4. Vietnam index rises 0.5 pct, BaoViet outperforms

  AsemconnectVietnam – Vietnam’s benchmark VN Index.VNI advanced 0.51 percent to 619.58 points at the break on Monday thanks to gains by BaoViet Holdings and PetroVietnam Drilling & Well Service Corp. BaoViet, the country’s top insurer, outperformed the market to rise 5.49 percent after comments by Vietnam’s finance ministry in New York that the ceiling […]

5. Japan invests 37.7 billion USD in Vietnam projects

AsemconnectVietnam – As of June 20, Japan had invested 37.7 billion USD in 2,661 projects in Vietnam, statistics from the Foreign Investment Department show. Of this the manufacturing/processing sector accounted for 31.3 billion USD and 1,357 projects. An amount of 1.66 billion USD has been invested in the property sector. Japanese investors have a presence […]

6. Vietnam, Latin America to expand trade

AsemconnectVietnam – Vietnam and Latin American countries have supplementary business structures, which could help boost economic development. Pham Thi Thu Hang, general secretary of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), made the remark at a workshop on business opportunities in the Southern Common Market (Mercosur) organised by VCCI and the Mercosur-Asean Chamber of Commerce. […]