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PM Wants Shrimp Export to Reach 10 Billion US Dollars by 2025

PM Wants Shrimp Export to Reach 10 Billion US Dollars by 2025

19/03/2017 18:42 GMT+7

Vietnam is now the world’s third largest shrimp exporter with total exports of nearly four billion US dollars/year. However, Vietnam’s shrimp industry still has a lot of room for more development, not only because the world’s demand is large but also because the area suitable for farming shrimp in Vietnam is very large, particularly the Mekong delta. Therefore, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the shrimp industry to strive for an export value of 10 billion US dollars by 2025.
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New Style Cooperative

New Style Cooperative

13/02/2017 10:03 GMT+7

In recent years, the new style of cooperative, which has been applied widely in many localities, has proved highly effective, especially in the field of agriculture production. One such case is Ba Chu Vegetable Cooperative in Van Noi commune, Hanoi’s Dong Anh district.
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Vietnams First-Ever Used-Car Market

Vietnam’s First-Ever Used-Car Market

06/02/2017 09:23 GMT+7

Opened in July of last year, Sago Auto, the country’s first used car market boasts increasing number of transactions with 5-8 cars sold per day.
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Impetus for ASEAN Economic Linkage

Impetus for ASEAN Economic Linkage

08/01/2017 10:59 GMT+7

“Every ASEAN member can not develop if only relying on resources exploitation and simple labour, they need to promote renovation and creativeness, improve their competitiveness, and engage more in global supply in order to achieve higher added values,” Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed at the 3rd  Bloomberg ASEAN Business Summit.
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OVOP Vietnam - The Play Ground for Craft Villages

OVOP Vietnam - The “Play Ground” for Craft Villages

08/01/2017 10:59 GMT+7

The movement “One Village, One Product” (OVOP) originated from Japan and has spread to most countries in ASEAN. In Vietnam, Hanoi has taken the lead in this movement with the organisation of an exhibition entitled “OVOP Vietnam”.
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EVFT: Opportunities for Both Sides

EVFT: Opportunities for Both Sides

08/01/2017 10:50 GMT+7

The negotiations regarding the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) concluded in December  2015. It is expected that the ratification process of the trade pact will be soon completed in 2018 and bring opportunities for both Vietnam and EU members.
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Changes in the remote border area of Xin Man

Changes in the remote border area of Xin Man

12/12/2016 13:16 GMT+7

Xin Man is a border district of Ha Giang Province which has great potential for development. However, the district is surrounded by high passes and deep streams that cause difficulties in transportation and trade activities with neibouring areas. Since the Coc Pai Bridge was built, the district has seen great changes.
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Vietnam- EAEU FTA: Many Opportunities at the Front

Vietnam- EAEU FTA: Many Opportunities at the Front

30/10/2016 23:01 GMT+7

The Vietnam-Eurasia Economic Union Free Trade Agreement (VN-EAEU FTA), which came into effect on October 5, 2016, opens a great prospect for Vietnam’s exports to one of the world’s large and potential markets with a total population of over 180 million along with rich natural resources, total gross domestic product (GDP) of over 2 trillion dollars and a foreign trade volume of around 1 trillion dollars. 
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