Vanuatu wants to promote ties with Vietnam
08:03 | 13/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Right after their meeting, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and his Vanuatu counterpart Joe Natuman and his Vietnamese counterpart attended a signing ceremony for a memorandum of understanding on technical and development cooperation between Vietnam and Vanuatu.
Vietnam-Chile FTA offers opportunities
08:29 | 11/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnamese-Chilean trade has recorded strong growth since the signing of a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two countries in January 2014. However, the two sides need to be more active to catch up good opportunities. Trade Commissioner and Coordinator of the ASEAN Markets Jaime Rivera talked about the issue in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Huong.
Promoting financial cooperation with the UK
14:06 | 10/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Lord Mayor of the City of London Fiona Woolf said, “My role as an ambassador for the financial sector and professional consultant in the UK is to further promote trade relations between Vietnam and the UK” during her working visit to Vietnam on October 5-7.
Vietnam-Azerbaijan economic ties go deeper
08:08 | 10/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Azerbaijan Ambassador to Vietnam Anar Imanov said that both Vietnam and Azerbaijan currently play important roles in the region. For this reason, now is the right time for the two countries to strengthen bilateral economic cooperation.
Greece encourages Vietnamese investment
09:12 | 09/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - “In the context of trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and Greece growing strongly and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) expected to be signed in the near future, Greece is encouraging Vietnamese businesses to invest in this market,” Greek Parliament Speaker Evangelos Vasileios Meimarakis affirmed in a talk with Vietnamese Ambassador to Greece Vu Binh on September 30 before the ambassador finished his tenure in the country.
Vietnam, Laos promote border trade cooperation
09:52 | 08/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The border between Vietnam and Laos has eight international border-crossings, eight main border-crossings and 20 subordinate border-crossings. In recent years, the two countries have applied many policies to promote trade cooperation and achieved positive results thanks to their close relationship. Vietnam and Laos’ ministries of industry and trade recently organized the ninth conference on Vietnam-Laos border trade cooperation. The conference was co-chaired by Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and his Lao counterpart Khemmani Pholsena.
Vietnam promotes comprehensive cooperation with Canada and the US
09:10 | 07/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh had the official visits to Canada and the US on September 29-30 and October 1-2 due to the invitations of Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird and the US Minister of Foreign Affairs John Kerry. The visits were considered a new impulse to promote the bilateral relationship, particularly in the economic field between Vietnam and Canada and the US.
India-Vietnam trade to reach US$15 billion
16:51 | 03/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The Indian-Vietnamese relationship has strongly grown across all sectors in recent times. In particular, the visit of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to Vietnam contributed to promoting the strategic partnership between the two countries, confirming a determination to achieve trade turnover of US$15 billion by 2020.
Creating more opportunities for Vietnamese, Egyptian businesses
10:30 | 03/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - “The organizing of trade fairs and activities where businesses of the two countries can meet each other is an effective measure contributing to increasing bilateral trade and promoting investment between Vietnam and Egypt,” Egyptian Ambassador to Vietnam Youssef K. Hanna shared his opinion with Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Cam Tu in a recent talk in Hanoi.