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Across China: Coastal industries thrive in China’s Guangxi with new trade corridor

By Xiaoxia July 31 / Xinhua NANNING, July 31 (Xinhua) — Southern China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region has seen its coastal industries enter the fast lane of development thanks to a new trade corridor connecting western China and other countries and regions with land-sea intermodal transport. The cities on the shoreline of Guangxi’s Beibu Gulf, including Fangchenggang, Qinzhou and Beihai, have become hot spots for investment, as the cities’...

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Cao Bang, Chinese locality look to boost border trade linkage

Officials from the Cao Bang Economic Zone Management Board of the northeastern border province of Cao Bang and those from Baise city of China’s Guangxi province on June 24 gathered in Cao Bang to discuss ways for promoting border economic cooperation between the two localities. Representatives from the two sides’ enterprises sign a cooperation agreement (Source: VNA) Nguyen Kien Cuong, head of the board, briefed participants results achieved after...

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Guarantee for customs clearance to be piloted in 2021-22

HÀ NỘI — The execution of guarantee for customs clearance will be piloted in 2021-22 in an effort to enhance trade facilitation, a customs official said. Update: April, 19/2019 – 08:37 Cargo containers are loaded from a ship at Tân Cảng- Thốt Nốt Port in the southern city of Cần Thơ. VNA/VNS Photo Danh Lam Mai Xuân Thành, Deputy Director of the General Department of Customs, said the project was in its...

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Armenia okays signing of agreement between EEU and China on exchange of information on goods and vehicles

YEREVAN, April 11. /ARKA/. The government of Armenia has okayed today the signing of an agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and China on the exchange of information on goods and vehicles passing through the customs borders of the parties. The head of Armenia’s State Revenue Committee (SRC) David Ananyan said the agreement provides for the exchange of information on goods and vehicles passing through the customs borders...

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Korea Customs Authority to Test Blockchain Clearance System for Imports, Exports

Samburaj Das   17/05/2018  The Korea Customs Service (KSC) is reportedly due to test a blockchain-based system to verify data and shipments during imports and exports with over 50 companies domestically. According to the Korea Times, the KCS is developing a customs data platform powered by blockchain technology in an effort to boost enhance the efficiency of a customs-clearing process that has long-relied on paper and is notoriously inefficient due...

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AEC 2015 will have no immediate impact…. but is extremely important for ASEAN

Given the extensive and wildly enthusiastic press coverage which greeted AEC 2015, the economic cooperation agreement between the ten ASEAN nations which came into effect on Jan 1 2016, one could be forgiven for thinking that the skies across the region would by now be being criss-crossed by eager executives of the world’s largest companies, all ready to hammer out deals and get their seat at the ASEAN table....

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