Netherlands-Vietnam economic cooperation remains potential
10:10 | 06/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - At a meeting between Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa and a delegation from the Netherlands’ Parliamentary Committee for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation headed by Chairman Raymond De Roon, Ho Thi Kim Thoa and Raymond De Roon said that opportunities to promote trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and the Netherlands would be large, especially in a context where a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the EU is due to be signed in the near future.
ASEAN, India boost strategic partnership in new period
16:08 | 05/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - In the current global context, the interests of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and India are coinciding. The next five to ten years will be an important time for relations between the two parties, particularly after the ASEAN becomes a full community and India becomes a global power, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh said at the opening session of the third Round Table on ASEAN- India Network of Think-Tanks (AINTT) held from August 25-26 in Hanoi.
EU provides 2.32 million euro for six sub-projects in Vietnam
09:51 | 05/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The European Union (EU) Delegation to Vietnam and the European Trade Policy and Investment Support Project (EU-MUTRAP) kicked-off six sub-projects on September 4 within the framework of the 2.65 million euro EU-MUTRAP project with the EU contributing 2.32 million euro.
EU underscores cooperation with Vietnam
09:51 | 05/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - In his meetings with high-ranking leaders of Vietnam’s Communist Party, State and Government during his visit to the country from August 25-26, European Commission (EC) President Joseù Manuel Duraõo Barroso affirmed that the EU attached great importance to economic cooperation with Vietnam and highly appreciated Vietnam’s role as a coordinator of the relations between the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the European Union (EU).
Indonesia-Vietnam trade to reach US$10 billion
08:13 | 03/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - On the occasion of the 69th anniversary of Indonesia’s Independence Day, Indonesian Ambassador to Vietnam Mayerfas said that a year had passed since the two countries agreed to raise the relationship to strategic partnership. Cooperation between the two countries has become closer and brought practical results, especially the signing of a number of key agreements.
Greatest efforts towards AEC 2015
08:32 | 01/09/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - The 46th ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting (AEM-46) of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and relevant meetings took place from August 24-28 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar in order to discuss the situation of intra-economic cooperation between ASEAN and partner countries and prepare for the 25th ASEAN Summit in November.
Vietnam has more advantages than other ASEAN countries
08:04 | 31/08/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - According to foreign direct investment (FDI) businesses and foreign organizations in Vietnam, Vietnam currently has many competitive advantages when compared with other Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries including the young, ambitious and hard-working labor force. However, businesses will have to face growing competition from the regional market. Vietnam Economic News’ Hung Cuong reported opinions of several foreign experts, regarding opportunities and challenges for Vietnam now when the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is nearing.
Roundtable dialogue with Vietnamese businesses
08:22 | 30/08/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Former WTO Director-General Pascal Lamy when addressing the roundtable dialogue with Vietnamese businesses said that Vietnam needed to further improve the legal system and resolve three key problems in the integration process.
Int’l economic integration requires firm foundations
14:22 | 29/08/2014 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnam must build firm foundations for its integration into the global economy and achieve a high consensus on the necessity of international economic integration. It must be made clear that international integration will help Vietnam restructure the national economy and allocate resources in a more effective and transparent manner.