Party leader to visit France, Cuba (Thursday, March 22,2018)
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong will pay an official visit to France between March 25-27 and a state visit to Cuba from March 28-30.
Vietnam hailed as core in RoK’s New Southern Policy (Thursday, March 22,2018)
President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in’s upcoming visit to Vietnam will provide momentum in seeking new emerging trade partners for the RoK in Southeast Asia.
Visits help enhance Vietnam-Belgium ties (Thursday, March 22,2018)
Vietnam and Belgium are preparing for upcoming visits, notably the Belgium visit by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in the third quarter of this year in the context of the nations celebrating the 45th anniversary of their diplomatic ties, stated newly-accredited Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium Vu Anh Quang.
Vietnam-EAEU trade deal pushes exports to Russia (Thursday, March 22,2018)
Russia is one of the important export markets of Vietnam, especially after the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Free Trade Agreement took effect on October 5, 2016.
Vietnam moves closer to full global integration (Wednesday, March 21,2018)
Vietnam is integrating increasingly with the global economy, having signed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) this month and discussing four other free trade agreements, the annual Economic Scenarios Conference heard in HCM City on March 20.
RoK President’s Vietnam visit expected to tighten bilateral ties (Wednesday, March 21,2018)
President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in will pay a state visit to Vietnam from March 22-24, which is expected to be a chance for the two countries to further enhance their relations.
US antidumping duties on Vietnam’s frozen fish fillets unfair: Ministry (Tuesday, March 20,2018)
Vietnam’s frozen Tra fish fillets will be subject to antidumping duties of US$2.39 – 7.74 per kilogramme from the United States, according to a US decision which the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) claimed unfair and providing unduly excessive protection.
New chapter in relations with New Zealand, Australia (Tuesday, March 20,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visits to New Zealand and Australia and his attendance at the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit were successful, bringing relations between Vietnam and the two nations to a new height and raising Vietnam's international profile.
HCM City welcomes Japan’s high-quality infrastructure investment (Tuesday, March 20,2018)
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan hoped that the Japanese Government and businesses will continue support and investment in the city, especially in high-quality infrastructure.
India seeks to boost cooperation with eastern nations (Monday, March 19,2018)
Measures to promote cooperation between India’s eastern and northeastern regions and eastern countries were discussed at a workshop in Odisha state, India, from March 16-18.
ProPak Vietnam 2018 to open in HCM City on March 20 (Monday, March 19,2018)
ProPak Vietnam makes a timely return for its 13th edition on March 20-22, 2018 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City.
Dong Nai firms supported to tap opportunities from FTAs (Friday, March 16,2018)
The newly-signed Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will take effect from 2019. It is hoped to create more opportunities for Vietnamese goods to access foreign markets.
Int’l conference discusses improving business environment (Friday, March 16,2018)
Improving the business environment and the quality of growth is the priority of the Vietnamese Government, heard an international conference on sustainably improving the business environment to strengthen economic growth in Hanoi on March 15.
Vietnam, Australia issue joint statement on establishment of Strategic Partnership (Friday, March 16,2018)
Vietnam and Australia issued a joint statement on the establishment of the Strategic Partnership on March 15 during Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to Australia.
VN, NZ issue joint statement on advancing comprehensive partnership (Thursday, March 15,2018)
Vietnam and New Zealand on March 13 issued a Joint Statement on advancing the comprehensive partnership toward the strategic partnership during Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to New Zealand on March 11-14.
Vietnam attends electricity exhibition Elecrama 2018 in India (Thursday, March 15,2018)
Nearly 40 Vietnamese enterprises in electricity and electronics as well as trade promotion organisations joined showcases at Elecrama 2018 at the India Expo Mart in Uttar Pradesh State of India from March 10-14.
PM Phuc arrives in Canberra, starting official visit to Australia (Thursday, March 15,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his entourage arrived in Canberra at 2 pm (local time) on March 14, to begin an official visit to Australia and attend the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit at the invitation of Australian Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull.
DOC receives petitions for anti dumping investigation on Vietnam’s plastic bags (Wednesday, March 14,2018)
The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has received petitions on an anti-dumping investigation into polyethylene retail carrier bags (plastic bags) from Vietnam, reported the Department of Trade Defence under the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam.
Vietnamese, Lao provinces seek to boost cross-border trade (Wednesday, March 14,2018)
Optimal measures to facilitate cross-border trading of agricultural products and materials through Lao Bao-Densavan international border gate between Vietnam’s central Quang Tri province and Savannakhet province of Laos were discussed at a workshop held in Dong Ha city of Quang Tri on March 13.
Vietnam encourages Japanese investment in manufacturing, hi-tech agriculture (Tuesday, March 13,2018)
Vietnam always encourages and creates all possible conditions for Japanese firms to invest in the country, especially in manufacturing industry and high-tech agriculture, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has said.
PM attends Vietnam-New Zealand Business Forum (Tuesday, March 13,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc advocated boosting cooperation between Vietnam and New Zealand in fields of mutual interest such as education-training, organic agriculture, smart agriculture, and infrastructure while addressing the Vietnam-New Zealand Business Forum in Auckland on March 13.
PM visits Auckland University of Technology, meets OVs in New Zealand (Tuesday, March 13,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his wife and delegation on March 12 visited the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) where he also met with representatives of Vietnamese people in New Zealand as part of his official visit to New Zealand from March 11-14.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc leaves for visits to New Zealand, Australia (Monday, March 12,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his spouse and a high-level delegation left Hanoi on March 11 for an official visit to New Zealand from March 11 -14 at the invitation of New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
Vietnam urged to encourage ASEAN nations to join OECD (Friday, March 9,2018)
Vietnam should encourage other ASEAN members to join the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), a senior official from the Japanese Foreign Ministry said at the Ministerial Conference of the OECD in Tokyo on March 8.
PM orders meticulous preparation for GMS, CLV summits (Thursday, March 8,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the organising board of the 6th Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS-6) Summit and the 10th Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam (CLV-10) Development Triangle Summit to forge ahead with thorough preparations for the events which are scheduled in Hanoi from March 29-31.
Transport – a highlight of GMS Economic Cooperation Programme (Thursday, March 8,2018)
With financial aid from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and other sponsors, the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Economic Cooperation Programme has supported the region to carry out a number of priority projects with notable outcomes recorded in the field of transport.
Vietnam backs direct air route to Bangladesh (Wednesday, March 7,2018)
Vietnam supports the opening of a direct air route to Bangladesh in the near future, President Tran Dai Quang said at a reception for the President of the Bangladesh Business Council on March 6.
Vietnam attends Foodex Japan 2018 (Wednesday, March 7,2018)
Twenty Vietnamese businesses attended Japan’s largest international food and beverage exhibition, Foodex Japan 2018 at the Makuhari Messe convention centre in Chiba on March 6.
Vietnam resolves to make EU lift ‘yellow card’ on seafood (Tuesday, March 6,2018)
The Vietnamese agency assigned to the oversight of the food industry has been implementing various stringent measures in an effort to have the ‘yellow card’ by the European Commission (EC) rescinded.
“Meet The USA 2018” conference- good opportunity for development links (Tuesday, March 6,2018)
The Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Da Nang People’s Committee, the US Embassy and the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham) jointly held "Meet The USA 2018” conference in the central city of Da Nang on March 5.