Vietnam Print Pack & Foodtech 2018 opens in HCM City (Thursday, August 30,2018)
The Vietnam Print Pack Foodtech 2018 Expo opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Conference Centre in District 7 of Ho Chi Minh City on August 29, drawing more than 380 enterprises from 11 countries and territories including Vietnam, Australia, Canada, Germany, and Japan.
50th ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting opens in Singapore (Thursday, August 30,2018)
The 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM 50) Meeting and Related Meetings kicked off in Singapore on August 29 with the participation of economic leaders from 10 ASEAN member states and partner countries.
Ho Chi Minh City, New Zealand boost trade (Thursday, August 30,2018)
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has expressed his wishes that New Zealand (NZ) makes it easier for Vietnamese goods, including those from Ho Chi Minh City, to access its market.
Vietnam, Egypt issue joint statement (Wednesday, August 29,2018)
Vietnam and Egypt have issued a joint statement on the occasion of the State-level visit to Egypt by President Tran Dai Quang and his spouse from August 25-28 at the invitation of President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi.
Vietnam greatly values comprehensive strategic partnership with India (Wednesday, August 29,2018)
Vietnam treasures the friendship and comprehensive strategic partnership with India and desires to deepen bilateral ties in all aspects, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at a reception in Hanoi on August 28 for Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj.
Canadian Foreign Minister affirms wish to enhance ties with ASEAN (Wednesday, August 29,2018)
Canada, as a Pacific nation, is proud to stand with Southeast Asian partners to advance peace, security and prosperity for people in the region and globally, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland has said.
Vietnam, Sri Lanka look towards beyond US$1 billion trade target (Tuesday, August 28,2018)
Both nations have agreed to hold the second meeting of the Joint Trade Sub-Committee in Vietnam soon to propose specific measures in an effort to elevate their trade turnover to upwards of US$1 billion by 2020.
President: Vietnam maintains friendship with Egypt via different channels (Tuesday, August 28,2018)
Vietnam always attaches importance to maintaining the traditional friendship with Egypt via State, National Assembly and Government channels, and people-to-people exchange, President Tran Dai Quang said on August 27.
President Quang begins State visit to Egypt (Monday, August 27,2018)
President Tran Dai Quang and his wife arrived in Luxor city on August 25 afternoon (local time), starting his State visit to Egypt from August 25-29 at the invitation of President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi.
Egypt newspaper: President Quang’s visit opens new cooperation prospects (Monday, August 27,2018)
The Egyptian Gazette, the oldest English newspaper in the Middle East, on August 26 carried a story on its front page highlighting the ongoing state visit to Egypt by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang.
Netherlands shares experience in developing cooperatives (Monday, August 27,2018)
Delegates from the Netherlands’Agriterra agricultural development support organisation shared their experience in coping with impacts of globalisation in developing cooperatives, agriculture and rural areas during a recent workshop in Hanoi.
Vietnam Goods and Tourism Week opens in Thailand (Thursday, August 23,2018)
The ‘Vietnam Goods and Tourism Week in Thailand 2018’ officially kicked off on August 22 in Bangkok, displaying a wide range of Vietnamese products with high export potential.
High level visits to shape basis for stronger Vietnam-Egypt ties (Thursday, August 23,2018)
Delegation exchanges at the highest level between Vietnam and Egypt will create a solid foundation for bilateral cooperation to develop, said Vietnamese Ambassador to the African nation Do Hoang Long.
Vietnam actively delivers Trade Facilitation Agreement commitments (Thursday, August 23,2018)
Vietnam has actively taken actions to realise the World Trade Organisation’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) since it took effect on February 22, 2017, said deputy head of the General Department of Customs’ International Cooperation Department Nguyen Thi Viet Nga.
Bright horizons for Vietnam-Ethiopia ties (Thursday, August 23,2018)
Ever since Vietnam and Ethiopia established diplomatic relations in 1976 right after Vietnam gaining independence, both countries have maintained sound traditional ties and been a consistent source of mutual support at regional and international forums.
Vietnam, Malaysia firms seek partnership opportunities (Wednesday, August 22,2018)
Vietnamese enterprises were updated on information related to the market and business community of Malaysia during an event in Kuala Lumpur on August 20.
Forum discusses solutions to expand capital-financial market (Wednesday, August 22,2018)
Officials and experts talked challenges and solutions to expand the capital – financial market of Vietnam at a forum in Hanoi on August 21.
Deputy PM instructs preparations for WEF ASEAN (Wednesday, August 22,2018)
Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has asked relevant ministries, agencies, and localities to promptly complete preparations for the World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) slated for September 11-13 in Hanoi.
Ministry: Vietnam should carefully consider ODA loans (Tuesday, August 21,2018)
Vietnam has been advised to carefully consider whether to borrow official development assistance (ODA) loans in the future.
Vietnam strives to avoid MFN tariffs by EAEU (Tuesday, August 21,2018)
The Department of Trade Defence under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will begin releasing Vietnam’s export data to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) on a monthly basis to help local businesses avoid Most Favoured Nation (MFN) tariffs.
Vietnam, Indonesia look towards deeper strategic partnership: Ambassad (Tuesday, August 21,2018)
Vietnam and Indonesia are looking to promote political and diplomatic relations, towards further deepening their strategic partnership that enjoyed great achievements over the last five years, Vietnamese Ambassador to Indonesia Pham Vinh Quang has said.
Vietnam to host Int'l Real Estate Conference 2018 in September (Friday, August 17,2018)
As many as 200 foreign delegates – including heads of the world’s leading real estate associations, developers, and speakers – and nearly 1,000 domestic officials, economists, and enterprises, have registered to join the International Real Estate Conference (IREC) 2018 that will take place in Hanoi from September 5-7.
HCM City attracts RoK investment to smart urban development (Friday, August 17,2018)
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on August 16 urged the Republic of Korea (RoK) SM Group to invest in the city’s latest innovative urban area, particularly in the spheres of transport, telecommunications, and housing for scientists.
Golden opportunity for Vietnam and UK to build strategic partnership (Friday, August 17,2018)
The current relationship between the UK and Vietnam is laden with unbridled opportunity in further enhancing their strategic partnership with a focus on economic and defence cooperation, according to Vietnam’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Tran Ngoc An speaking on the sidelines of the ongoing 30th Diplomatic Conference in Hanoi.
Vietnamese steel sector amidst US-China trade war (Thursday, August 16,2018)
Improving material supply and proving product origin are ways to limit the impact of trade defence lawsuits amid the growing US-China trade war, according to insiders.
Diplomatic missions help open up trade cooperation opportunities (Thursday, August 16,2018)
An important task of Vietnamese representative agencies overseas is to boost economic and trade cooperation between Vietnam and other countries and popularize the country’s image, said Ambassador to China Dang Minh Khoi on the sidelines of the 30th Diplomatic Conference in Hanoi.
Embassies enhance Vietnam’s economic links with other nations (Wednesday, August 15,2018)
Efforts by Vietnam’s overseas representative agencies over recent years have helped to strengthen the country’s trade and investment ties with partners around the globe, senior diplomats have said.
Australia supports Vietnamese firms with vocational logistics education (Wednesday, August 15,2018)
The Vietnam Directorate of Vocational Education and the Vietnam -Australia Human Resource Development Partnership (Aus4Skills) signed a cooperation agreement in Ho Chi Minh City on August 14 to implement a project promoting the engagement of businesses in vocational training within the fields of transportation and logistics.
Contech Vietnam to return to Hanoi (Wednesday, August 15,2018)
Contech Vietnam 2018 – the international trade fair for construction, mining, and transportation – will be held in Hanoi on December 5-8.
Hong Kong calls for investment from Vietnam (Tuesday, August 14,2018)
Hong Kong is currently an ideal destination for Vietnamese firms to expand operations abroad, heard a round-table seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on August 13.