EFTA-Vietnam FTA negotiations in high effort for conclusion
09:26 | 10/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - In a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ reporter, chief negotiator on EFTA side Sveinung Roren said that it would be hard to complete a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the European Free Trade Association (Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein) in 2014 as expected.
Vietnam-Sweden: A new phase of bilateral relationship
08:05 | 09/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - 2014 marks the 45th anniversary of Sweden-Vietnam diplomatic relations. In a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Hoa Le and Nguyen Huong, Swedish Ambassador to Vietnam Camilla Mellander said that 45 years of history have laid a strong foundation for a unique and special relationship between the two countries.
VIETNAM, INDIA tighten comprehensive cooperation
14:49 | 08/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Bilateral relations between Vietnam and India reached new high levels 42 years after the two countries established diplomatic relations. In a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ My Phung, Indian Ambassador to Vietnam Preeti Saran highlighted the achievements in bilateral cooperation.
Can Tho to attend Accenta 2014
08:39 | 08/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The Accenta international trade fair is held annually in the East Flanders city of Gent in Belgium. The event, sponsored by Belgian government, has invited Can Tho, as a representative for Vietnam to participate as guest of honor.
Netherlands-Vietnam economic cooperation remains potential
10:10 | 06/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - At a meeting between Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa and a delegation from the Netherlands’ Parliamentary Committee for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation headed by Chairman Raymond De Roon, Ho Thi Kim Thoa and Raymond De Roon said that opportunities to promote trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and the Netherlands would be large, especially in a context where a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the EU is due to be signed in the near future.
ASEAN, India boost strategic partnership in new period
16:08 | 05/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - In the current global context, the interests of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India are coinciding. The next five to ten years will be an important time for relations between the two parties, particularly after the ASEAN becomes a full community and India becomes a global power, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh said at the opening session of the third Round Table on ASEAN- India Network of Think-Tanks (AINTT) held from August 25-26 in Hanoi.
EU provides 2.32 million euro for six sub-projects in Vietnam
09:51 | 05/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The European Union (EU) Delegation to Vietnam and the European Trade Policy and Investment Support Project (EU-MUTRAP) kicked-off six sub-projects on September 4 within the framework of the 2.65 million euro EU-MUTRAP project with the EU contributing 2.32 million euro.
EU underscores cooperation with Vietnam
09:51 | 05/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - In his meetings with high-ranking leaders of Vietnam’s Communist Party, State and Government during his visit to the country from August 25-26, European Commission (EC) President Joseù Manuel Duraõo Barroso affirmed that the EU attached great importance to economic cooperation with Vietnam and highly appreciated Vietnam’s role as a coordinator of the relations between the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU).