Visa to set Vietnamese farmers up for digital transformation

Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, has partnered with the Vietnam e-Commerce and Digital Economy Agency (iDEA) of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), to drive the digitization of Vietnamese farmers and agricultural SMEs.

AmCham Chairwoman: Foreign companies believe in Viet Nam’s long-term growth potential

10:39:12 AM | 12/1/2021

Many foreign companies have stayed committed to Viet Nam despite the pandemic situation back in the first half of 2021 because they believe in the country’s long-term growth potential.

Import, Export Value via Quang Ninh Customs Rises 31%

10:19:59 AM | 11/30/2021

Quang Ninh Customs served 1,211 importers and exporters in the year to November 15, an increase of 74 companies from the same period of 2020, with a combined value of US$11.21 billion, up 31% year on year.

Customs Sector Fulfils 99.95% of Estimate Budget Revenue

10:19:28 AM | 11/30/2021

The customs sector continued to develop and complete many institutional reforms and administrative procedures in the first 10 months of 2021.

Customs Wards off Tax Loss

10:18:54 AM | 11/30/2021

Customs authorities have closely worked with relevant bodies to fight against smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeiting, and arrested 11,961 cases with an estimated value of nearly VND2,000 billion. They collected VND170 billion for the State Budget, prosecuted 25 cases and transferred 102 to other competent bodies for further settlement. Especially, the customs sector took back and handled overdue tax of VND535.4 billion.

ADB, PVN Partner to Promote Green Energy Development

9:23:34 AM | 11/29/2021

Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on establishing a strategic partnership for 2021-2024 to promote clean and renewable energy development and help the former achieve targets in the green energy transition.

Import-export revenue forecast to hit new record in 2021: MoIT

8:56:02 AM | 11/23/2021

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has forecast that total import-export revenue this year may reach a new record, at between 640 - 645 billion USD, with a slight trade deficit.

Hanoi Prioritises Investment Promotion in High Added Value Areas

10:12:22 AM | 11/22/2021

Prioritising investment promotion in a range of fields that bring high added value, such as manufacturing and processing, logistics services, agriculture, tourism, education, health, high-tech agriculture, clean energy, etc., is one of the orientations that Hanoi will deploy for 2022

Boosting Vietnamese Exports to EU

9:35:35 AM | 11/19/2021

In early November, Deputy General Director Mai Xuan Thanh of the General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDC) received and worked with a delegation of the European Union (EU) to Vietnam. At the meeting, the two sides discussed GDC's efforts in facilitating trade in general and fulfilling commitments of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement and the Vietnam - EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

Covid-19 Medicine and Equipment Smuggling Cases Handled

9:35:01 AM | 11/19/2021

Customs authorities investigated and arrested many cases of illegally trading and transporting medicines and medical supplies for Covid-19 epidemic prevention and control in the domestic market.

Customs Unearths 11,961 Smuggling Cases in Jan-Oct 2021

9:34:17 AM | 11/19/2021

The customs sector worked with relevant bodies to detect, arrest and handle 11,961 smuggling cases in the first 10 months of 2021. The smuggled value was estimated at VND2,070.99 billion and VND170.277 billion was collected for the State Budget.