The Nghi Son petrochemical refinery company on August 22 received the first batch of 270,000 tonnes crude oil from Kuwait via Millennium cargo ship for its operation.
The Hoa Binh Construction & Real Estate Corporation (HBC) signed a cooperation agreement with HOT Engineering & Construction Company of Kuwait in Hanoi on May 19, as part of its strategy to expand into the Middle East.
The commercial start-up of Vietnam's new US$7.5 billion Nghi Son oil refinery will be delayed to 2018, from an initial expected start-up in the third quarter of this year, according to a notice on a government website.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Ambassador to Kuwait Nguyen Hong Thao has been elected to the UN International Law Commission in the 2017-2021 term with 120 out of 191 votes.
United Nations-sponsored talks to end nearly 16 months of war in Yemen resumed in Kuwait on July 16, delegates said, despite threats by representatives of the Saudi-backed Yemeni government not to attend.
The Permanent Mission of Vietnam to the United Nations in New York has been canvassing for votes for Vietnamese Ambassador to Kuwait Nguyen Hong Thao to join the UN’s International Law Commission (ILC).
VOV.VN - On May 7, Kuwaiti Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabad returned home after his two-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc assured his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabad that Vietnam values friendship and cooperation with Kuwait and Middle Eastern countries, during their talks in Hanoi on May 6.
The upcoming operation of Idemitsu Q8 Petroleum LLC in Vietnam’s petroleum market is expected to increase the competitiveness of the local oil and gas product market and bring more benefits to local consumers, experts said.
Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabad starts his official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 6.
The upcoming official visit to Vietnam by Prime Minister of Kuwait Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah from May 5-7 is expected to give a boost to bilateral cooperation in various fields, especially trade, oil and gas, employment, agriculture and tourism.
VOV.VN -Prime Minister of the Emir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah will pay an official visit to Vietnam May 5-7.
Talks aimed at ending Yemen's war opened in Kuwait on April 21, with Kuwait's top diplomat appealing to both sides to "turn war into peace" after more than a year of conflict which has killed more than 6,200 people and caused a humanitarian crisis.
VOV.VN - After 6 hours of negotiations in Doha, Qatar, on April 17 the world’s major oil producers failed reach a deal to limit oil production.
Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan Co and Kuwait's state-run Kuwait Petroleum International (KPI) have applied with Vietnam to set up a joint venture to sell oil products in the Southeast Asian country, Idemitsu said on April 18.
VOV.VN - The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development on March 11 signed a US$11.55 million loan agreement with Vietnam for construction and equipment at the Chau Doc General Hospital in An Giang Province.
State President Truong Tan Sang hosted separate receptions for newly accredited and outgoing ambassadors in Hanoi on January 14.
Vietnam won another bronze medal at the Asian Shooting Championships in Kuwait on November 5.
The friendly match, which was scheduled for November 12 in Hanoi between the Vietnam national football team and Kuwait, has been cancelled, according to the Vietnam Football Federation.
(VOV) -President Truong Tan Sang expressed his nation's wish to further strengthen friendship and multifaceted cooperation with Kuwait at a reception for outgoing Ambassador to Vietnam Hamad Saleh Al-Jutaili on October 6 in Hanoi.