Vietnam, India issue joint statement (Wednesday, November 21,2018)
Vietnam and India have issued a joint statement on the State visit to Vietnam from November 18-20 by Indian President Ram Nath Kovind and his spouse at the invitation of President Nguyen Phu Trong.
Vietnam remains attractive investment destination in APEC (Tuesday, November 20,2018)
Vietnam has been considered the most attractive investment destination in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) region for the second consecutive year, according to the latest survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Vietnam, Russia look towards stronger partnership (Tuesday, November 20,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev have consented to step up bilateral cooperation on security, defence cooperation, science-technology, culture, tourism, education-training, and labour during their talks in Hanoi on November 19.
Vietnam expects high-quality FDI inflows after CPTPP ratification (Monday, November 19,2018)
Commitments on investment and services in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will lure more quality foreign investment inflows to Vietnam.
APEC leaders fail to agree on joint statement (Monday, November 19,2018)
Leaders from 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies on November 18 were unable to sign a joint statement at the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Papua New Guinea in the context of deep divisions between the US and China over trade and investment.
PM Phuc meets with New Zealand, Hong Kong leaders on APEC sidelines (Monday, November 19,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his New Zealand counterpart Jacinda Ardern have agreed the two sides should accelerate exchange of visits at all levels to further enhance the comprehensive partnership towards the level of strategic one.
PM begins activities at APEC Economic Leaders’ Week (Sunday, November 18,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is leading a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation to the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea at the invitation of his Papua New Guinea counterpart Peter O’Neill.
Vietnam’s 20-year APEC membership: strategic vision (Sunday, November 18,2018)
The accession to APEC on November 14, 1998 marked a big step forward in Vietnam’s foreign policy of door opening, multilateralisation, diversification and international economic integration, which created a driving force for the country’s renewal and integration during the past two decades.
PM Phuc receives US enterprises on sidelines of APEC summit (Saturday, November 17,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on November 17 hosted a reception for representatives of several prestigious US companies on the occasion of his attendance at the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc leaves for 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting (Friday, November 16,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc left Hanoi on the night of November 16 for Papua New Guinea to attend the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting on November 17-18 at the invitation of Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister Peter O’Neill.
ASEAN Summit: PM Phuc meets with Australian counterpart (Thursday, November 15,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with his Australian counterpart Scott Morrison on November 14 as part of his working trip to Singapore to attend the 33rd ASEAN Summit and related meetings.
HCM City, WB promote comprehensive partnership (Thursday, November 15,2018)
The World Bank (WB) and Ho Chi Minh City signed a memorandum of understanding on comprehensive partnership for the 2018-2020 period on November 14.
New impulse for Vietnam-Malaysia business cooperation (Thursday, November 15,2018)
The Vietnam Malaysia Business Association (VMBIZ) and the Malaysia-Vietnam Commerce Chamber (MVCC) signed a memorandum of understanding in Kuala Lumpur on November 14, which is expected to create a new impulse for business partnership and economic-trade ties between the two countries.
PM Phuc shares Vietnam’s initiatives on regional digital platform (Wednesday, November 14,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc shared Vietnam’s initiatives on a regional digital platform, a cross-ASEAN mobile network, an ASEAN technology university and a regional disaster alert system at a plenary session of the 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore on November 13.
Vietnam attends ASEAN economic meetings in Singapore (Tuesday, November 13,2018)
A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh attended the ASEAN Economic Community Council Meeting and the Preparatory Meeting of the ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting in Singapore on November 12.
Party official welcomes Assistant US Trade Representative (Friday, November 9,2018)
Head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (CPVCC)’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh received Assistant US Trade Representative for Services and Investment Daniel Bahar in Hanoi on November 8, asking the US side to increase dialogues in a bid to promptly handle trade barriers.
Visit by Cuban President of Council of State to bolster special ties (Friday, November 9,2018)
The official friendly visit to Vietnam by President of the Council of State and Council of Ministers of Cuba Miguel Mario Diaz Canel Bermudez from November 8-10 aims to promote the special relationship between the two countries.
Vietnamese commodities find their way into ASEAN markets (Thursday, November 8,2018)
Since Vietnam joined the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), it has promoted its role and sought opportunities to penetrate ASEAN markets.
Vietnam, Australia rejoice over thriving strategic partnership (Thursday, November 8,2018)
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Chief Minister of the Northern Territory of Australia Michael Gunner have noted with joy the achievements in the Vietnam-Australia strategic partnership in recent times, especially in politics, defence, trade, education, and agriculture.
HCM City welcomes Dutch water businesses (Wednesday, November 7,2018)
Ho Chi Minh City welcomes Dutch businesses, especially those in water management which is of the Netherlands’ strength, stated Tran Vinh Tuyen, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee while meeting Henk Ovink, Dutch Special Envoy for International Water Affairs on November 6.
Germany willing to support Vietnam in wind power development (Wednesday, November 7,2018)
German businesses are ready to cooperate with and support Vietnam in developing wind power as the country boasts huge potential for renewable energy, including wind energy.
Canada makes final say on anti-dumping probe into cold-rolled steel (Wednesday, November 7,2018)
Cold-rolled steel imported from China, the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam is being unfairly subsidised and dumped in Candida, according to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).
PM talks with leading Chinese groups (Monday, November 5,2018)
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on November 4 hosted a talk with representatives of a number of leading Chinese groups operating in the fields of agriculture, finance, banking, construction, transport, energy and distribution.
Vietnam considers relationship with China one of top priorities: PM (Monday, November 5,2018)
Vietnam always attaches importance to developing the friendly, stable, healthy and sustainable relationship with China, considering this one of the top priorities in the country’s foreign policy, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
French media highlight Prime Minister’s visit to Vietnam (Monday, November 5,2018)
The French media highlighted the first working day of Prime Minister Edouard Philippe during his Vietnam visit from November 2-4, with a number of economic contracts signed.
Local businesses advised to capitalize on FTAs (Friday, November 2,2018)
Despite its involvement in numerous Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) and new-generation FTAs, Vietnam has yet to take full advantage of incentives and opportunities it receives from its participation in FTAs.
French Prime Minister begins official visit to Vietnam (Friday, November 2,2018)
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on November 2 begins his three-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Vietnam values traditional ties with Germany: official (Friday, November 2,2018)
Vietnam attaches importance to the traditional relationship with Germany and wishes to further enhance bilateral collaboration, especially in economy and trade.
FLEGT-VPA to fuel Vietnam’s wood export to global markets (Thursday, November 1,2018)
Vietnam’s signing of the Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Voluntary Partnership Agreement (FLEGT-VPA) with the European Union (EU) will help the country boost wood product exports to not only the EU but also many other markets, according to an official.
Vietnam slides one place in WB Group’s Doing Business 2019 (Thursday, November 1,2018)
Vietnam slipped one notch from the 68th to 69th place out of 190 economies in the World Bank Group’s Doing Business 2019: Training for Reform report, released on October 31.