IMF helps with public investment management assessment (Wednesday, June 27,2018)
A training conference on Public Investment Management Assessment (PIMA), which was developed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), took place in Hanoi on June 26.
Over 120 businesses, units to participate in Vietnam-Laos Trade Fair (Tuesday, June 26,2018)
More than 120 businesses and units of Vietnam and Laos will display their products at the Vietnam-Laos Trade Fair 2018 in Vientiane from June 28- July 2, according to a press conference held by the two countries’ ministries of industry and trade and ministries of defence on June 25.
Ambassador Vinh’s contributions to US-Vietnam ties praised (Monday, June 25,2018)
Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh has had a recent meeting with US officials to compare notes on bilateral relations, where the Vietnamese diplomat won plaudits from US officials for his contributions to the development of the two countries’ ties.
US steel producers request probe into Vietnamese products (Monday, June 25,2018)
Some US steel producers have lodged a request to the Department of Commerce (DOC) to ask for investigations into and application of preventive measures against the avoidance of paying anti-dumping tax and anti-subsidy tax on corrosion-resistant carbon steel imported from Vietnam.
Ha Long city to host 10th international cashew nut conference (Monday, June 25,2018)
The 10th Vinacas Golden Cashew Rendezvous will take place in Ha Long city, the northeastern province of Quang Ninh, in October, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).
Russian products to become popular in Vietnam (Friday, June 22,2018)
More and more Russian agricultural products are finding their way into the Vietnamese market, according to the Russian Export Centre in Vietnam.
Vietnam, Azerbaijan holds second inter-governmental committee meeting (Friday, June 22,2018)
Vietnam and Azerbaijan agreed to maintain meetings of their Inter-Governmental Committee for Economic-Commercial and Scientific-Technological Cooperation to bolster bilateral collaboration.
New RoK rules bring challenge, opportunity to Vietnam’s farm produce (Friday, June 22,2018)
The full introduction of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s positive list system (PLS) for agricultural chemical residues in foods is not only a challenge for Vietnam’s farm produce but also an opportunity for the country to improve its product quality to access tougher markets.
Hanoi, Frankfurt to set up twinning ties (Friday, June 22,2018)
Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung and Mayor of Frankfurt Peter Feldmann have agreed to establish a twin city partnership between the two cities during a recent meeting.
Vietnam businesses attend manufacturing expo in Japan (Thursday, June 21,2018)
Thirty-two Vietnamese businesses operating in the field of mechanical manufacturing and supporting industries have participated in the 22nd Mechanical Components & Materials Technology Expo (M-Tech 2018) that opened in Tokyo, Japan, on June 20.
Vietnam, RoK foster business connection (Wednesday, June 20,2018)
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)’s Ho Chi Minh City branch on June 19 organised a conference to promote link between enterprises from Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Vietnam promotes trade, investment in Algeria (Wednesday, June 20,2018)
The Vietnamese Embassy in Algeria has held a three-day trade and investment promotion programme in Algeria’s western province of Mostaganem, a locality with strength of tourism, maritime services and agriculture.
Vietnam-EAEU FTA produces positive outcomes (Tuesday, June 19,2018)
Officials of Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) lauded the upbeat outcomes brought about by the EAEU – Vietnam free trade agreement (EAEU – Vietnam FTA) in more than one year and a half since it took effect.
HCM City to carry out int’l credit confidence assessment project (Tuesday, June 19,2018)
Ho Chi Minh City pays attention to a project assessing its international credit confidence and hopes that it will help raise the city’s position and prestige and expand financial resources to serve its development.
Vietnam, Japan examines ways to promote CPTPP (Tuesday, June 19,2018)
Vietnamese and Japanese members of parliament have discussed ways to promote the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and strengthen exchanges between the two countries’ parliamentarians at all levels.
Lanna Expo 2018 to kick off in Chiang Mai next week (Monday, June 18,2018)
Upper northern provinces will organize Lanna Expo 2018 in Chiang Mai next week in bid to promote the region's trade and investment.
Australia a land of opportunity for Vietnamese wood (Monday, June 18,2018)
Vietnam’s wood enterprises have plenty of opportunity to bolster their exports to the Australian market due to its increasing import demands, favourable geographic position and preferences brought by free trade agreements (FTAs).
ACMECS asked to step up cooperation with development partners (Monday, June 18,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc proposed a score of measures to improve the effectiveness of Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS) cooperation at the 8th ACMECS, which was held in Bangkok, Thailand on June 16 with leaders from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam in attendance.
PM Phuc welcomes Vietnam-Luxembourg cooperation framework agreement (Friday, June 15,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed the signing of a framework agreement on cooperation between the Vietnamese and Luxembourg government at a reception for Jean Asselborn, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg in Hanoi on June 14.
Vietnam – India defence industry businesses gather in Hanoi (Thursday, June 14,2018)
The Indian Embassy in Vietnam together with the General Department of Defence Industry organised the 4th Vietnam – India defence industry business get-together in Hanoi on June 13.
Hanoi pledges to roll out red carpet for Dutch businesses (Thursday, June 14,2018)
Hanoi is willing to create favourable conditions for businesses from the Netherlands to invest in infrastructure development, clean water supply and wastewater treatment, said a local official.
ACMECS, CLMV cooperation promotes integration, development in Mekong basin (Thursday, June 14,2018)
A Vietnamese delegation led by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will attend the eighth Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) and the ninth Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam Summit (CLMV 9) in Bangkok, Thailand from June 15-16.
Hanoi boosts cooperation with Finland, Sweden and Austria (Wednesday, June 13,2018)
A high-level delegation from the capital city of Hanoi led by Vice Standing Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Ngo Thi Thanh Hang made a working trip to Finland, Sweden and Austria from May 31 to June 10.
HCM City to host Vietfood & Beverage – Propack Vietnam 2018 (Wednesday, June 13,2018)
Around 600 domestic and foreign businesses will take part in the VietFood, Beverage and Professional Packing Machines (VietFood & Beverage – ProPack) international exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City from August 8-11.
Vietnam - attractive destination for French startups (Wednesday, June 13,2018)
French startup firms are eyeing the Vietnamese market, especially the southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City thanks to open and dynamic business environment.
PM's trip to Canada enhances Vietnam’s position (Tuesday, June 12,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Hanoi on June 11, concluding his trip to Canada to attend the G7 Outreach Summit from June 8-10 and for a visit of Canada at the invitation of his Canadian counterpart Justine Trudeau.
Vietnam, Japan enjoy sound strategic relations: Deputy PM (Tuesday, June 12,2018)
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh expressed his delight at the strong development of the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership while meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Speaker of the House of Representatives Tadamori Oshima in Tokyo on June 11.
Deputy PM meets ASEAN leaders on sidelines of int’l conference on future of Asia (Tuesday, June 12,2018)
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh had bilateral meetings with leaders from the three Southeast Asian countries of Laos, Malaysia and Singapore on June 11 on the sidelines of the 24th International Conference on the Future of Asia.
PM introduces investment opportunities to Canadian firms (Monday, June 11,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc introduced to Canadian businesses the dynamic Vietnamese economy with improved investment and business environment and abundant opportunities for foreign investors while addressing the Vietnam-Canada business forum in Quebec on June 8 (Canada time) as part of his ongoing visit to Canada.
Vietnamese, Canadian PMs agree on measures to boost ties (Monday, June 11,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau reached consensus on measures to step up bilateral ties across fields during their talks in Quebec, Canada, on June 10 (local time).