Vietnam’s import-export sector faces more challenges

The fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) is considered a golden chance for developing countries like Vietnam to improve quality of services, goods and competitive advantages.

  • India to cut duties on diesel engines, gearboxes from Japan

    PTI/NEW DELHI: At a time when India and the EU are struggling to negotiate duty cuts on automobiles, New Delhi will drastically reduce tariffs on diesel engines and gear boxes from Japan under their free trade pact.

  • Indonesia ready for FTA with New Zealand, Australia

    Indonesia is ready to soon implement a free trade agreement with Australia and New Zealand as part of a free trade pact signed by ASEAN and the two countries.

  • Vietnam, Pakistan promote bilateral trade cooperation

    HANOI, July 29 (Xinhua) -- The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan held here on Friday a workshop on trade cooperation between the two countries, with the hope to provide opportunities for both sides' businesses to exchange information and expand their business cooperation.

  • India Gives Tax Rebate On Cotton Exports

    The Indian government has announced that it would restore tax rebates on raw cotton and cotton yarn for export, following a review of the industry which has been in trouble recently with the fall in both domestic and international prices of cotton.

  • FTA between China, Costa Rica to enter into force on Aug. 1

    SAN JOSE, July 29 (Xinhua) -- The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Costa Rica and China, the first such pact inked between China and a Central American country, will enter into force on Aug. 1, Foreign Trade Minister Anabel Gonzalez said Friday.

  • Dhaka, Kuala Lumpur moving ahead to sign FTA deal

    Dhaka is moving ahead steadily to sign an accord on a bilateral Free Trade Area (FTA) with Kuala Lumpur as the ministry of commerce (MoC) has recently sent its "well-guarded position", containing a template on the proposed FTA to the Malaysian government, a top ministry official said.

  • Cambodia trade grows by 56.7 pc

    Trade between Cambodia and Vietnam was worth $1.35 billion in the first half of the year, a year-on-year increase of 56.7 per cent, trade officials said.

  • Russian membership in WTO close, chief says

    The head of the Geneva-based World Trade Organization says Russian accession to the organization could be in sight.