Vietnam, Armenia eye expanded cooperation
08:40 | 25/07/2019 Cooperation
(VEN) - Although bilateral trade remains modest, economic relations between Vietnam and Armenia are forecast to expand thanks to the free trade agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Vietnam. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s visit to Vietnam from July 4-7 was expected to strengthen the traditional friendship and cooperation between the two countries.
Vietnam, Czech Republic seek ways to enhance trade ties
09:05 | 20/07/2019 MUTRAP Corner
Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Ho Minh Tuan and President of the Czech Chamber of Commerce (CCC) Vladimír Dlouhý on July 17 discussed measures to boost bilateral cooperation in economics, trade and investment after the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) was signed on June 30.
Italy eyes ambitious EU-ASEAN trade pact
09:53 | 19/07/2019 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - Italy’s major policy target in the next five years is to connect the EU and ASEAN in order to achieve a comprehensive trade agreement between the two sides, in which Vietnam plays a very important role, according to Enrico Letta, President of the Italy-ASEAN Association. Letta spoke to the media on the sidelines of the third High-Level Dialogue on Italy-ASEAN Economic Relations in Hanoi recently.
Hopes, challenges of trade pact with Europe
09:51 | 18/07/2019 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is a new-generation trade agreement different from others in various contents and market opening commitments. Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Huong and Nguyen Hanh recorded the opinions of experts and businesses about the signing of the EVFTA and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).
Ho Chi Minh City boosts cooperation with Switzerland
08:40 | 15/07/2019 Cooperation
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong and head of the Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research Guy Parmelin, who is on a working visit to the southern city, discussed measures to boost cooperation between the two sides during their meeting on July 12.