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Vietnam actively promotes ASEAN-Argentina cooperation

Vietnam actively promotes ASEAN-Argentina cooperation

Representatives from ASEAN member states’ embassies in Argentina hailed Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Dinh Thao, as rotating chair of ASEAN in the country last year, for his efforts to foster intra-bloc links as well as relations between the group and Argentina.

Deputy FM greets Philippine, Chinese guests

Deputy FM greets Philippine, Chinese guests

Vietnam’s Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung and his Philippine counterpart, Jesus Yabes, have affirmed to continue promoting the Strategic Partnership between the two countries in the coming time.

Local fresh produce losing market share to Thailand

Local fresh produce losing market share to Thailand

VOV.VN -Hanoi Supermarket Association chair Vu Vinh Phu told stakeholders at a recent business conference that Vietnamese consumers have lost confidence in home grown fresh fruit and vegetables.

ASEAN-China sea transport route opens

ASEAN-China sea transport route opens

The first fruit-carrying ship from ASEAN arrived in Fangchenggang port in China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on March 20, marking the official launch of a sea route for the transport of fruits between China and ASEAN.

Vietnam lauds ASEAN-New Zealand strategic partnership

Vietnam lauds ASEAN-New Zealand strategic partnership

Vietnam highly values and welcomes the outcomes of the strategic partnership between ASEAN and New Zealand, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung said at the 24th ASEAN-New Zealand Dialogue held in Christchurch, New Zealand on March 21-22.

Seminar discusses lifting Vietnam-India ties to greater height

Seminar discusses lifting Vietnam-India ties to greater height

An international scientific seminar “Vietnam-India: 45 years of diplomatic ties and 10 years of strategic partnership” took place in Hanoi on March 21, as part of a bilateral external activity programme approved by the Vietnamese Prime Minister.

Let’s get to work Building a food secure future

Let’s get to work Building a food secure future

The ASEAN+6 conference “Let’s get to work. Building a food secure future” will be held in Hanoi on March 22 and 23, 2017, hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam, together with the Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Netherlands.

Foreign goods enter domestic market via trade liberalization

Foreign goods enter domestic market via trade liberalization

A MOIT report shows that after the last seven years of the ‘Buy Vietnamese’ campaign, 92% of consumers now have interest in domestically made products, and 63% of consumers are choosing Vietnamese goods instead of imports of the same kinds available in the market.

Government mulls safeguards to protect domestic carmakers

Government mulls safeguards to protect domestic carmakers

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and relevant agencies to study the possibility of applying safeguards to protect the domestic automobile manufacturing industry from looming zero-tariff car imports.

Singaporean PM begins Vietnam visit

Singaporean PM begins Vietnam visit

Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his spouse began a four-day official visit to Vietnam from March 21 at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Vietnam, RoK strengthen strategic partnership

Vietnam, RoK strengthen strategic partnership

VOV.VN - Vietnam places high importance on fostering relations with the Republic of Korea (RoK) and wants to increase mutual political trust and expand collaboration with the country at multilateral forums.

Saigon Heat qualify for ABL’s playoffs

Saigon Heat qualify for ABL’s playoffs

Vietnam basketball Saigon Heat team has defeated Singapore Slingers 88-71 to officially earn a ticket to compete in the playoffs of the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) in the OCBC Arena.

Ambassador talks prospects of Vietnam-Singapore ties

Ambassador talks prospects of Vietnam-Singapore ties

Vietnamese Ambassador to Singapore Nguyen Tien Minh commented on the prospects of Vietnam-Singapore ties amid the current globalisation and digitalisation during a recent interview granted to Vietnam News Agency correspondents in Singapore.