The Cai Mep - Thi Vai port cluster in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is investing in upgrading infrastructure to increase cargo-loading capacity, according to Tan Cang Sai Gon Corporation.
Vietnamese agricultural products have been introduced to consumers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) during the Import Goods Fair (IGF) 2021 that is taking place in Seoul from July 22-24.
Peru’s official ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) this week is expected to boost trade between Viet Nam and the South American nation.
Australia’s Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) has extended the deadline for a report into allegations of dumping and subsidisation of precision pipe and tube steel imported from Viet Nam, China, the Republic of Korea and Taiwan (China), for a fifth time.
The Republic of Korea (RoK) ranks first among the 140 countries and territories investing in Vietnam with 9,076 projects for total registered capital of US$71.854 billion.
The south-central province of Ninh Thuan saw a strong economic growth rate of more than 12 per cent over the last two years, thanks to advantages in marine economy and renewable energy.
Viet Nam was the sixth-largest supplier of bananas to the Republic of Korea (RoK) during the first five months of the year, according to the Korea International Trade Association (KITA).
VietNam Economic News
The South Korean-headquartered life insurer Hanwha Life Vietnam has launched the first-of-its-kind digital platform for the insurance market and the company's customers and people living in Vietnam, known as LIME. The LIME mobile application will be available on both iOS and Android.
The Saigon Times
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has demanded that seven task forces be set up to promptly support HCMC and neighboring southern provinces to fight against Covid-19, which is raging in the south with thousands of new daily cases.
Changshin Vietnam, a South Korean shoemaker, became the second major Nike supplier to suspend production in Vietnam as it shut three of its factories near HCMC on Thursday due to a coronavirus outbreak.