Plenty of cooperation opportunities
06:00 | 18/06/2020 Cooperation
(VEN) - Vietnam and India are complementary economies. To increase trade, however, the two sides need to promote cooperation in developing value chains in sectors such as textiles, garments, leather, footwear, electronic equipment, machinery and engineering, said Bui Trung Thuong, Head of the Vietnamese Trade Office in India, in a talk with Vietnam Economic News’ Thu Phuong and Nguyen Huong.
ASEAN strives to complete Indo-Pacific deal this year, India included
06:00 | 17/06/2020 Vietnam - Asean
(VEN) - As the 2020 chair of the ASEAN bloc, Vietnam is making joint efforts with the other member states and six partner countries to accelerate negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) with a view to signing it later this year in time to deal with the heavy economic fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic.
French economy to shrink record 11 percent this year
13:26 | 03/06/2020 Cooperation
The French economy is expected to shrink a record 11 percent this year because of the coronavirus crisis, which is worse than the government's previous forecast of an 8 percent contraction, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Tuesday.
EVFTA implementation especially important in post covid-19 period
06:00 | 02/06/2020 EVFTA
(VEN) - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to be ratified by the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) during its forthcoming session and take effect in July 2020. This means economic cooperation between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) is to enter a new period with more opportunities.