Energizing Vietnam- Azerbaijan relations
14:24 | 07/02/2017 Cooperation
(VEN) - Chaired by Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, and Azerbaijani Minister of Energy Natiq Aliyev, the first session of the Vietnam-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Committee took place in Hanoi on January 16.
Vietnam continues boosting ties with the US: PM
08:50 | 06/02/2017 Cooperation
Vietnam will continue boosting ties with the US and further deepening bilateral comprehensive partnership, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told former US Senator James Webb during a reception in Hanoi on February 3.
APEC 2017: Great expectations
08:14 | 01/02/2017 Ten Years An APEC
(VEN) - In a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Hoa, representatives of domestic and foreign organizations and businesses expressed their expectation that its hosting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation events in 2017 (APEC 2017) would yield positive changes for the Vietnamese economy
A decade of WTO membership: Vietnam’s star rises
08:18 | 29/01/2017 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnam’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) paved its way into the global playing field with bilateral and multilateral free trade agreements (FTAs). Currently, Vietnam has trade relations with 200 countries and territories and investment relations with 114. Its global position has improved thanks to its nonstop international integration efforts.
Vietnam, EU focus on key issues, avoiding late ratification of EVFTA
08:20 | 28/01/2017 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - In his last days of 2016, Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Vietnam, Ambassador Bruno Angelet spent time with Vietnam Economic News’ reporters Phan Mai and Nhat Quang, looking back on what Vietnam and the EU have achieved in the past year as well as plans devised by two sides towards the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
AEC, a year in review
09:31 | 25/01/2017 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - One year after the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), some changes are evident in the investment environment and business opportunities of the bloc. However, there’s broad agreement that the AEC still has a long way to go to achieve its potential.
Third hearing on EVFTA held at Wallonia parliament
09:58 | 24/01/2017 MUTRAP Corner
On January 19 in Namur city of Belgium’s Wallonia region, head of the EU negotiation delegation for the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) Mauro Petriccione gave a presentation before the hearing of Wallonia parliament on the EVFTA.
VN, WEF sign first PPP agreement
11:12 | 19/01/2017 Cooperation
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and World Economic Forum (WEF) President Klaus Schwab on January 18 attended the signing ceremony of a cooperative agreement in form of Public – Private Partnership (PPP) between Viet Nam and the WEF on the development of Viet Nam’s economy in the future.