South Korea's president to visit Vietnam next week amid strong business ties

The visit is aimed at deepening bilateral relations as part of South Korea's 'New Southern Policy.'

Product exclusions from US tariffs may take 90 days: document

U.S. allies remain in the dark about country-specific exemptions.

Rejecting protectionism, ASEAN and Australia commit to free trade

'Protectionism is a dead end,' Australian Prime Minister said.
March 16, 2018 | 08:22 am GMT+7

New US import tariffs will have 'minor' impact on Vietnam’s economic growth: official

Vietnam is diversifying its markets and products to avoid overreliance on any one country.
March 14, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese PM says first-quarter growth of 7.41 pct likely

Vietnam’s growth is often lower in the first quarter than the rest of the year due to a week-long ...
March 13, 2018 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

Pacific trade deal to boost Vietnam's economy, drive reforms: World Bank

Textiles, footwear and beverages are expected to enjoy a boost thanks to lower tariffs.
March 09, 2018 | 05:25 pm GMT+7

Asia-Pacific nations sign sweeping trade deal without US

The CPTPP will reduce tariffs in countries that together amount to more than 13 percent of the ...
March 09, 2018 | 07:39 am GMT+7

Vietnamese steel firms face wrath of Trump's protectionism drive

Local steel producers may lose their foothold in the U.S. market and face fierce competition from ...
March 08, 2018 | 06:31 pm GMT+7

Saigon workers cash in on highest pay in Vietnam: survey

They were paid $456 per month on average last year, 38 percent higher than the national average.
March 06, 2018 | 09:32 pm GMT+7

Vietnam looking to drive SOE stake sales forward in 2018

The assets the government plans to sell will include leading companies in energy, power and ...
March 06, 2018 | 11:13 am GMT+7

Bangladesh and Vietnam aim to raise trade to $2 bln by 2020

Bangladesh mainly imports agriculture products from Vietnam, while exporting cloths, leather, ...
March 06, 2018 | 10:50 am GMT+7

China keeps growth target of around 6.5 percent this year

Growing trade frictions with the United States have also jumped to the top of the list of risks ...
March 05, 2018 | 08:42 am GMT+7

Fitch upgrades Vietnamese banks’ ratings thanks to positive outlook

The global rating agency has credited major banks for higher capital levels and asset quality ...
March 02, 2018 | 11:50 am GMT+7

Vietnam to contain inflation in 2018, won't boost economic growth at any cost: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has outlined his fiscal plans in a recent article.
March 02, 2018 | 10:25 am GMT+7

China's vigor surprises, strong regional currencies hinder Asian exporters

Strong currencies have hurt large exporters like S.Korea and Japan but not China and smaller ...
March 01, 2018 | 09:00 pm GMT+7
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