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.
Boosting Vietnam-Netherlands multifaceted ties
16:53 | 02/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte affirmed that the government and business community of the Netherlands wished to continue tightening the multifaceted cooperation with Vietnam and supported Vietnam’s efforts to expand comprehensive relations with the European Union (EU).
ASEAN looks towards a caring and sharing community
08:45 | 02/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs recently organized a national conference on the values of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) socio-cultural community in Hanoi, highlighting efforts to build the ASEAN Community (AEC) by 2015 and strengthen the role of ASEAN Socio-cultural Community coordinator in Vietnam.
Eastern Germany Offers good investment opportunities
08:02 | 01/10/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - A delegation consisting of 12 companies from Eastern Germany, led by Dr. Benno Bunse, Chairman and CEO of Germany Trade and Invest GmbH, recently paid a visit to Vietnam. On this occasion, Vietnam Economic News’ My Phung spoke with Dr. Benno Bunse about promoting Vietnamese-German trade. Dr. Benno Bunse said that Eastern Germany offers good investment opportunities for Vietnamese businesses.
Investment opportunities for French companies
08:40 | 30/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa when addressing the Meet Vietnam 2014 forum held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in collaboration with the French Trade Commission (UBIFRANCE) on September 23 in Paris said that French companies should promote investment in Vietnam, especially in fields such as infrastructure and energy.