Economy should shape Vietnam-India relations (Thursday, March 1,2018)
Economy should lie at the heart of India-Vietnam relations, according to an article posted on the Times of India on February 27 on the occasion of the upcoming visit to India by Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang from March 2-4.
President Tran Dai Quang’s India visit to foster multi-faceted cooperation (Wednesday, February 28,2018)
The upcoming State visit to India by Vietnam’s President Tran Dai Quang, from March 2-4, is expected to help promote cooperation between the two countries, while deepening ties in national defence and security, said Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh.
Trade counsellors praised for helping boost Vietnam exports (Wednesday, February 28,2018)
Localities and businesses appreciate the efforts made by Vietnamese trade counsellors in helping the country’s businesses boost their exports, and want them to continue providing information in a timely manner.
Vietnamese, Chinese provinces foster cooperation (Tuesday, February 27,2018)
Senior officials of four border Vietnamese province and China’s Guangxi have met in the Chinese city of Guilin on the occasion of the Lunar New Year to increase exchange and promote cooperation between the sides.
Australia among Vietnam’s key partners: Ambassador (Tuesday, February 27,2018)
Australia is among Vietnam’s key partners in the region and the world, Vietnamese Ambassador Ngo Huong Nam said in an interview with the Canberra Times as the two countries are celebrating the 45th anniversary of their relations this year.
President Quang to visit India, Bangladesh (Tuesday, February 27,2018)
President Tran Dai Quang will pay a three-day State visit to India March 2-4 and a three-day State visit to Bangladesh March 4-6 at the invitations of his Indian and Bangladeshi counterparts Ram Nath Kovind, and Mohammad Abdul Hamid.
Jamaica leaders affirm willingness to develop ties with Vietnam (Monday, February 26,2018)
Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba and Jamaica Nguyen Trung Thanh has presented his credentials to Jamaican leaders who affirmed that Jamaica is willing to develop its friendship and cooperation with Vietnam, especially in economics.
Vietnamese expats contribute to thriving Vietnam-Australia ties (Monday, February 26,2018)
With 300,000 people, the Vietnamese people community in Australia has made significant contributions to the strong bond between the two countries, experts said.
Reduced Australian tariff to boost exports (Monday, February 26,2018)
Australia will cut 90% of import tariff lines in 2018 and 100% of them in 2020 under the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement (AANZFTA) roadmap, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Equatorial Guinea keen on expanding ties with Vietnam (Friday, February 23,2018)
Vietnamese Ambassador to Equatorial Guinea Nguyen Manh Cuong has presented his credentials to President of the host country Obiang Nguema Mbasogo who affirmed his country is interested in expanding ties with Vietnam.
Australian businesses to research on Vietnam shrimp production chain (Friday, February 23,2018)
An Australian workgroup will visit Vietnam on February 26 - March 2 to do research on Vietnam’s shrimp production chain for export to the country, according to the Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam supports Singapore as ASEAN Chair in 2018 (Thursday, February 22,2018)
Vietnam fully supports Singapore as chair of ASEAN in 2018 and will coordinate with the country as well as other ASEAN members to push forward priorities and initiatives of ASEAN this year for further progress in building the ASEAN Community, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung said.
Vietnam boosts trade ties with strategic partners (Thursday, February 22,2018)
Vietnam plans to promote bilateral trade and investment links with strategic and important partner countries in the time ahead, towards fostering economic growth and expanding export markets.
European Parliament urges acceleration of signing of EVFTA (Thursday, February 22,2018)
Many members of the European Parliament have urged acceleration of the completion of documents and relevant procedures for the signing and ratification of the Free Trade Agreement between Vietnam and the EU (EVFTA).
RoK firm seeks agricultural cooperation with Cao Bang (Monday, February 12,2018)
A delegation from the Agerina technology group of the Republic of Korea (RoK) on February 9 met with officials of the northern mountainous province of Cao Bang to seek cooperation opportunities in agriculture development with the locality.
Major opportunity for Vietnamese businesses to enter Romanian market (Monday, February 12,2018)
The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to come into effect in 2018, offering a window of opportunity for broader trade cooperation between Vietnam and EU member states, including Romania.
Vietnam, a prioritised destination of Dutch businesses (Friday, February 9,2018)
Vietnam is a magnet for investments from the Netherlands, said Chairman of the Dutch Business Association in Vietnam Edo Offerhaus.
EVFTA a double edged sword of challenges and benefits for agriculture sector (Friday, February 9,2018)
The Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is set to come into force this year and with its benefits will also come great challenges for the future of agriculture, which has been a sensitive field for both sides during the negotiation process.
Vietnam, Indonesia step up cooperation in coffee sector (Thursday, February 8,2018)
The Embassy of Indonesia in Hanoi and the Vietnam Coffee and Cocoa Association on February 6 hosted a workshop to boost Indonesia - Vietnam cooperation in the coffee sector.
More Japanese firms interested in Vietnamese market: JETRO (Thursday, February 8,2018)
As the Vietnamese economy is forecast to continue its high growth in 2018, more Japanese firms are likely to invest in the country, said Hironobu Kitagawa, chief representative of Japanese External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Hanoi.
Trade counsellors must proactively support domestic firms: PM (Thursday, February 8,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged trade counsellors to proactively assist domestic businesses by providing information about foreign markets, promoting trade and investment activities, and increasing sale of Vietnamese products abroad.
Lao media highlight Vietnam-Laos intergovernmental meeting’s outcomes (Wednesday, February 7,2018)
The media in Laos on February 6 ran a series of articles highlighting the success of the 40th meeting of the Vietnam-Laos Inter-Governmental Committee, underlining that the results will make significant contributions to the promotion of the bilateral special friendship and comprehensive partnership.
Israelis eye opportunities in Vietnam (Wednesday, February 7,2018)
A delegation of Israeli business executives visiting the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre to explore cooperation opportunities in many sectors has said Israeli technologies can be applied anywhere in the world.
Singapore vows to back Vietnam in transforming industries (Tuesday, February 6,2018)
Singapore will help Vietnam develop a roadmap for transforming industries and improving digital management and business capacity, as heard at a meeting between Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan on February 5.
Vietnamese, Lao PMs co-chair Inter-Governmental committee meeting (Tuesday, February 6,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith co-chaired the 40th meeting of the Vietnam-Laos Inter-Governmental Committee in Vientiane, Laos, on February 5.
PM Phuc arrives in Laos for government committee meeting (Monday, February 5,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Wattay international airport in Laos’s capital city of Vientiane on the morning of February 4 for the 40th meeting of the Vietnam-Laos Inter-government Committee to which he is the co-chair.
Vietnam builds bridges with two US states (Monday, February 5,2018)
Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh has paid working visits to the states of Florida and Arkansas to seek broader cooperation between Vietnam and the two US states particularly in economics, trade, investment, and education.
Vietnam, France look to stronger strategic partnership (Monday, February 5,2018)
Vietnam and France will celebrate the 45th anniversary of bilateral ties this year with plenty of cultural and economic exchanges underway to elevate their strategic partnership to a new height.
Thailand thanks Vietnam for facilitating Thai investors (Friday, February 2,2018)
Thailand thanks the Vietnamese government for facilitating Thai investors doing business in Vietnam, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha told Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Hai Bang who paid him a courtesy visit in Bangkok on January 31.
Canada continues support for SMEs’ development in Tra Vinh (Friday, February 2,2018)
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will splash out over VND46.5 billion (US$2.04 million) on developing local small and medium enterprises (SMEs), with VND40.6 billion (US$1.78 million) coming from the non-refundable aid of the Canadian Government.