Belgium supports conclusion of EU-Vietnam FTA
11:45 | 14/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Ambassador of Belgium to Vietnam Bruno Angelet said that Belgium supports the conclusion of EU-Vietnam FTA in a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Huong about the relations between Vietnam and Belgium on the occasion of the King’s Day of Belgium.
Vietnam, Laos increase economic cooperation
09:13 | 13/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The Vietnamese and Lao governments will review signed trade and investment agreements and direct ministries, sectors and localities to regularly exchange information in order to resolve difficulties faced by businesses in investment and trading activities. Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart Somsavad Lengsavath agreed upon this action at a talk on economic cooperation between provinces in Vietnam’s Central Highlands and southern central region and provinces in southern central Laos on November 2 in Vietnam’s Binh Dinh Province.
South Africa-based forum provides updates on Vietnam
08:00 | 12/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - According to the Vietnamese Embassy in South Africa, almost 100 businesses and representatives from Durban, the capital city of KwaZulu-Natal Province in South Africa, took part in a Vietnam-South Africa Trade, Investment and Tourism Promotion forum which was held on October 31 under the association between the Vietnam Embassy in South Africa and the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Italian companies to seek business opportunities
15:56 | 11/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - A delegation consisting of nearly 100 Italian companies will visit Vietnam from November 22-26 in order to seek cooperation opportunities. Italian Ambassador to Vietnam Lorenzo Angeloni talked about the visit in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Huong.
Boosting Vietnam-Algeria economic relations
08:55 | 11/11/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - At a recent ceremony held to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Algeria’s National Day, Algerian Ambassador to Vietnam Cherif Chikhi emphasized that the two countries needed to make further efforts to make bilateral economic, trade and investment cooperation meet the demand and potential of each side.
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.