2014, year of cooperation agreements
08:38 | 08/01/2015 Cooperation
(VEN) - 2014 marked a boom for negotiations on key international economic agreements. The results of negotiation rounds continued to be positive in accordance with outlined schedule.
Promoting Vietnam-Singaporeeconomic relations
09:26 | 07/01/2015 Cooperation
(VEN) - 2014 marked the first year of implementing the Singaporean-Vietnamese strategic partnership. Together with joint efforts to build the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, trade and investment cooperation has shown strong development, creating trust for the two countries’ business communities. Improving cooperation efficiency
Japan, Vietnam cooperate in urban development
10:26 | 05/01/2015 Cooperation
Vietnam Minister of Construction Trinh Dinh Dung and Japan Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) Ohta on January 3 signed construction and urban development cooperation agreements in Hanoi at the conclusion of negotiations.
UAE, Vietnam’s leading Middle East partner
09:16 | 31/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently visited the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and attended the Vietnam Days event in the UAE. In his talks with his UAE counterpart, Crown Prince Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed that the UAE was Vietnam’s leading partner in the Middle East.
Vietnam actively contributes to GMS
09:29 | 30/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Under the theme, “Committed to Inclusive and Sustainable Development in the GMS”, the 5th Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Summit, which took place from December 19-20 in Bangkok, Thailand, addressed challenges the GMS is facing and directions to boost cooperation in the near future.
Boosting India-CLMV cooperation
09:11 | 29/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The second India-CLMV (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam) Business Conclave was held recently in New Delhi. Under the theme “ASEAN-India Economic Engagement: The Way Forward”, the delegates discussed measures to increase trade and investment cooperation between India and CLMV countries.
Promoting Vietnam-Greece economic ties
14:12 | 27/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to create more opportunities for Vietnamese goods to access the Greek market, while Vietnam could offer Greek businesses a gateway to Southeast Asia.
Vietnam, RoK conclude FTA negotiations
08:55 | 23/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - On December 10, during Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s visit to the RoK to attend the ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit celebrating 25 years of dialogue relations between the two sides, Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and RoK Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Yoon Sang-jick signed a memorandum of understanding on the conclusion of negotiations on the RoK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (KVFTA). This important agreement is expected to be signed in early 2015.
VCUFTA: Opportunities for Vietnamese businesses
09:26 | 22/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan have reached a consensus on the main contents of a free trade agreement between the two sides (VCUFTA). A joint statement on the conclusion of VCUFTA negotiations has been signed. The agreement is expected to be signed in early 2015, opening many opportunities for Vietnamese exports to enter this large market.
EU supports Vietnam’s energy efficiency efforts
09:16 | 18/12/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) -The European Union (EU) recently launched a new EUR400 million development cooperation program in Vietnam for the 2014-2020 period. EuropeAid’s Director for Asia, Central Asia, Middle East/Gulf and Pacific, Pierre Amilhat, spoke about the specifics of this program.