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VN seafood gets EAEU-Việt Nam FTA boost

Đặng Hoàng Hải, head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s European Market Department told to chinhphu.vn about potential and also challenges from the EAEU-Việt Nam FTA for major export products of Việt Nam to the market.

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Vinamilk’s growth and future plans: CEO

Vinamilk, Việt Nam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company, expects to reach its target of becoming one of the top 50 global dairy firms in the next three years after it has shown strong development over the past 40 years.

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Ministry will have specific actions to implement Resolution 35

To implement the Government’s Resolution 35/NQ-CP to support and develop enterprises by 2020, the Ministry of Industry and Trade would have to amend, add and abolish regulations on import and export licences, market management, competition and the part supplying industry. Minister of Industry and Trade Trần Tuấn Anh speaks to the Vietnam News Agency about those issues.

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Ministry to improve business development

Trần Thị Hồng Minh, director of the Business Registration Management Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), talks about how the new regulations can be made effective in an interview with government portal chinhphu.vn.

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UPCoM on track for development

The Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM) has been in operation for the past seven years with more than 300 enterprises participating and market capitalisation reaching nearly VNĐ70 trillion (US$3.2 billion).

The strong growth of the market is a challenge for its management authority – Hà Nội Stock Exchange (HNX). The Vietnam News Agency reporter spoke to HNX Deputy Director Nguyễn Anh Phong about the challenge.

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Are logistics companies prepared for TPP?

The Trans-Pacific Agreement has been signed and it promises growth opportunities for all 12 members. Trade is forecast to surge, requiring solid preparations by companies in logistics and port operations. Việt Nam News reporter Thu Ngân asks business executives how their companies are preparing and what Vietnamese companies should do to successfully integrate.

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Anti-dumping duties on Vietnamese fish too high

Over the last few years, firms exporting Vietnamese basa and tra fish fillets to the US have faced severe problems due to a sudden increase in anti-dumping duties. At these rates, the Vietnamese exporters will find it increasingly difficult to export to the US market. Dharmendra N. Choudhary, a Washington DC-based international trade attorney with the law firm GDLSK LLP, speaks about the reasons behind the change.

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TPP to aid VN financial sector: expert

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will bring both opportunities and challenges to the finance sector in Việt Nam. Việt Nam News asks Alan Pham, chief economist of VinaCapital Corporate Finance Việt Nam Ltd., about them.

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Credit guarantees should be sped up to help SMEs

Việt Nam News Agency reporter Thạch Huê, Việt Nam Association of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Chairman Cao Sỹ Kiêm said that credit guarantee activities should be sped up in the future so that SMEs can better access credit.