Increasing trade, investment ties with Guangdong Province
09:30 | 23/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The Vietnam-China (Guangdong) Economic and Trade Cooperation workshop held on April 14 by the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade in association with China’s Guangdong Province, saw the signing of trade and investment cooperation agreements in agriculture, telecommunications and training worth more than US$200 million.
Vietnam, Russia target US$5 billion bilateral trade by 2015
09:25 | 21/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Bilateral trade between Vietnam and Russia reached nearly US$4 billion in 2013, a rise of seven percent compared with 2012. The two countries are looking towards the goal of raising bilateral trade to US$5 billion by 2015. This goal is considered as highly feasible because the two countries are moving very close to a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Russia-Belarus-Kazakhstan customs alliance, which is expected to be signed later this year.
Vietnam values sustainable development of Mekong Delta
17:01 | 15/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - At the second summit of the Mekong River Commission held on April 5 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said that the Mekong Delta had a very important role to the socioeconomic development of the region. Amid rising climate change challenges and the growing threats on water resources, Vietnam and the related countries wish to make positive contributions to sustainable development of the Mekong Delta region.
Vietnam, Malaysia establish strategic partnerships
10:35 | 14/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak recently paid an official visit to Vietnam. During the visit, the Malaysian prime minister and his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung agreed to transform bilateral relations to a strategic partnership.
New impetus for Vietnamese-Bulgarian economic cooperation
14:09 | 10/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski’s visit to Vietnam from April 7-9 will surely further promote a new model of economic cooperation upon which the two countries' leaders have agreed, deepening and making more practical Vietnamese-Bulgarian relations, said Bulgarian Ambassador to Vietnam Evguneni Stefanov Stoytchev at a talk with Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa in Hanoi.
The second Mekong River Commission Summit
09:09 | 07/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The second Mekong River Commission Summit on Water, Energy and Food Security under Climate Change in the Mekong Basin took place in Ho Chi Minh City from April 3-5 with the participation of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and senior leaders from China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and Cambodia.
Vietnamese e-customs system launched
17:01 | 05/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - A Vietnam Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System and a Vietnam Customs Information System (VNACCS/VCIS) were launched on April 1 based on Japan’s Nippon Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System (NACCS) and Customs Information System (CIS).
Potential for Vietnam-South Africa trade-investment ties
10:02 | 03/04/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - At a Vietnam-South Africa Trade and Investment Promotion workshop held recently in Hanoi South African Ambassador to Vietnam Kgomotso Ruth Magau said that Vietnam had a big export surplus with South Africa and that South Africa wanted to promote investment and trade cooperation with Vietnam to increase its exports and progressively balance trade between the two countries.