APEC focuses on multilateral development
15:40 | 10/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Multilateral trade, economic integration, regional connectivity and economic growth were high on the agenda at the 26th APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM 26) which took place from November 7-8 in Beijing, China. These issues had been previously discussed in the Bogor Goals, and in the decisions of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference in Bali, Indonesia. Unfortunately, the results of this discussion were humble.
Slovakia wants strategic partnership with Vietnam
08:44 | 10/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Slovakian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajack said that Slovakia was ready to share experiences with Vietnam in economic transformation and hoped that the two countries will establish a strategic partnership. Slovakia supports negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) which will benefit Vietnam, Slovakia and EU member countries.
Vietnam-Tanzania cooperation opportunities
08:31 | 07/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - During his recent visit to Vietnam, Tanzanian President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete said that Tanzanian businesses wanted to come to Vietnam to seek better business opportunities. With favorable geographical conditions and adequate infrastructure, Tanzania is a good destination for Vietnamese businesses in Africa.
AEC 2015 Opportunities and challenges
09:08 | 05/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The ASEAN Economic Community 2015 (AEC 2015) will unleash the intra-regional trade flows and engage the interests of partners such as the US, the EU, Japan, the Republic of Korea and China. Vietnamese businesses will enjoy benefits as well as face challenges.
New milestone in Vietnam-Slovakia relations
09:15 | 04/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - From November 4-6, Slovakian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Miroslav Lajcak will pay an official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Pham Binh Minh. The visit is expected to mark a new, significant milestone in bilateral relations, creating impetus for boosting the multifaceted cooperation between the two countries for mutual benefits to prepare for the 65th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations (February 2, 1950).
EVFTA makes progress in Vietnam-Netherlands trade
09:15 | 03/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnam and the European Union (EU) are negotiating a new-generation Europe-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) with more advantages for trade and investment cooperation. The Netherlands as a member of the EU will support efforts to complete negotiations in the short run to provide an important basis and new progress in bilateral economic relations.
Finland wants broader economic cooperation with Vietnam
10:14 | 28/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Finnish Minister of Economic Affairs Jan Vapaavuori recently led a delegation of 30 Finnish businesses to visit Vietnam. In his talks with Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang, Minister Jan Vapaavuori emphasized that Finland was a small country and still depended on foreign trade and global networks, so growing markets like Vietnam were becoming important to Finnish businesses.
Vietnam, RoK expect US$70 billion in trade
09:48 | 27/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - After the negotiations on the Vietnam-Korea Free Trade Agreement (VKFTA) are completed, bilateral trade between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) will be boosted and will increase from about US$30 billion this year to US$70 billion by 2020.
Vietnam, US ink agreement on atomic energy cooperation
15:15 | 26/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute Director Tran Chi Thanh and the US’ Lightbridge Vice President Jonathan Baggett recently concluded an agreement on cooperation in building consultation capacity, R&D, training and services in atomic energy.