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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.

  • Trump to visit Seoul early November

    U.S. President Donald Trump will visit South Korea next month amid the ongoing crisis with North Korea, as a part of a five-nation tour from Nov. 3 to 14, the White House said Sunday (KST).

  • Canada Pushes for Progressive Demands in NAFTA Renegotiation

    Canada is using the NAFTA renegotiation to push for far-reaching progressive changes to both the agreement and domestic U.S. laws.

  • APEC Tackles Gender Divides to Solidify Workforces

    Ministers and officials from the APEC member economies have convened in Hue City to advance women’s economic empowerment needed to secure workforces and growth as profound forces shift the Asia-Pacific landscape.

  • ASEAN at 50: What Should the Next Priorities Be?

    Former Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for ASEAN Economic Community and Executive Chairman of China-ASEAN Business Association

  • Asean revives FTA talks with Europe

    A working group representing the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and the European Union (EU) would meet this month to explore the possibility of having a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two large economic blocs, a top official said.

  • ASEAN manufacturing PMI down to 50.3 in September

    The Nikkei ASEAN Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, decreased marginally in September, but signaled a further improvement in operating conditions across the region.

  • EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer

    Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the EU market reached 483.6 million USD in the first eight months of this year, a rise of 30 percent over the same period last year, making the EU the top market of Vietnamese shrimp, the place which was earlier held by Japan.

  • U.S. Demands Risk Scuttling Nafta Talks

    U.S. officials in Nafta negotiations are making proposals on battleground issues that Canada and Mexico would never agree to, intensifying doubts of reaching compromise on their tight timeline, according to three officials familiar with the talks.