11:14 | 02/04/2020 Cooperation
(VEN) - In an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Huong and Bui Hung, US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink said his country would prioritize bilateral cooperation with Vietnam, especially in the field of trade.
10:00 | 31/03/2020 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - Vietnam, in its role as ASEAN Chair in 2020, will continue to coordinate with regional countries to advance negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) toward a successful conclusion and signing in late 2020.
ASEAN ministers urge health protection - not trade protectionism
09:24 | 24/03/2020 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - Member nations of ASEAN have agreed that restrictions on cross-border movements in Southeast Asia should be based on public health considerations stemming from the Covid-19 pandemic, and should not unnecessarily restrict trade within the region. Economic ministers of the 10-nation trade pact adopted the decision at their 26th retreat in the central city of Da Nang.
Sweden-Vietnam trade growing, but potential remains untapped
09:22 | 03/03/2020 Cooperation
(VEN) - Two-way trade turnover between Vietnam and Sweden has maintained a stable growth rate. Vietnam has moved ahead to 24th place among the 30 major exporters to Sweden, surpassing the Republic of Korea, India, Hong Kong (China), Thailand and other ASEAN countries.
Under Vietnam’s leadership, ASEAN prioritizes intra-regional trade
09:06 | 27/02/2020 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - Vietnam is hoping transaction costs within the 11-nation bloc of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) can be reduced 10 percent this year, with a view to doubling intra-regional trade by 2025, according to Luong Hoang Thai, Director of the Multilateral Trade Policy Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam attends APEC SOM 1 in Malaysia
09:18 | 25/02/2020 Cooperation
The first Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 1) and related meetings of the Asia-Pacific Cooperation (APEC) forum 2020 (APEC 2020) took place in Malaysia’s Putrajaya city from February 20-22.