Vietnam has played a crucial role in promoting economic, trade, and investment links, especially the South-South cooperation, between African countries and the Francophone countries of the Mekong region.
(VOV) - The Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) has downgraded its forecast for Vietnam’s growth in 2016, warning that the numbers would be weaker than the current year due to heightened uncertainty and financial market volatility.
A Vietnam-Czech business forum was held on November 19 in Ho Chi Minh City as part of President of the Senate of the Czech Republic Milan Stech’s official visit to Vietnam from November 15-20.
(VOV) - The 10th edition of the Vietnam-China Tourism and Trade Fair, December 16-22, will kick off at Mong Cai City in Quang Ninh Province with over 230 exhibitors showcasing their wares in 300 stalls.
Masan Group, one of Vietnam’s largest private firm, has set up a new state-of-the-art facility in the central province of Nghe An to improve its performance in the consumer food sector.
A Vietnam-Republic of Korea (RoK) industrial technology incubator was put into operation in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on November 14 to help build quality human resources for Vietnam.
The Angolan Embassy in Vietnam on November 11 held a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversaries of National Day of Angola (November 11, 1975) and diplomatic ties between the two countries (November 12).
Member countries of the Trans-Pacific Economic Strategic Partnership (TPP) will remove tariff on between 78-85 % of tariff lines for Vietnamese goods immediately after the TPP takes effect, possibly in 2018, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
Vietnam and China issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of the State visit to Vietnam by Party General Secretary and President of China Xi Jinping from November 5-6 at the invitation of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and President Truong Tan Sang.
(VOV) - In excess of 200 exhibitors were on hand for the kickoff of the 15th edition of the International Agriculture Trade Fair – Agroviet 2015 – on November 6 in Hanoi.
Rescuers at the site of a collapsed factory in Pakistan continued to dig through the rubble on November 5, as the death toll rose to at least 21, officials said, describing the latest tragedy to spotlight poor safety standards in South Asia.
(VOV) - More than 170 exhibitors from 12 countries attended the November 5 kick-off of the annual Vietnam International Retail and Franchise Exhibition (VIETRF) in Ho Chi Minh City.
(VOV) -Vietnam is participating in the ongoing 33rd Havana International Fair 2015 (FIHAV) in Havana from November 2-7 along with 4,500 foreign exhibitors from 60 countries and territories across the globe.
Japan’s Satake Corporation aims to invest in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho’s agricultural equipment, General Director Nguyen Trong Hieu told municipal authorities on November 2.
The upcoming visit of President of Iceland Olafur Ragnar Grimsson to Vietnam from November 3-6 at the invitation of President Truong Tan Sang aims to strengthen bilateral ties.