Tag: "middle east"

China buys over 9,500 tons of lychees

China buys over 9,500 tons of lychees

VOV.VN - China remains a traditional and important market for Vietnamese lychees, according to the Bac Giang provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam firms eye untapped foreign markets

Vietnam firms eye untapped foreign markets

The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency held a workshop in the capital on May 25 on trade promotion to the Middle East and Africa, which followed a conference on South American trade promotion on May 24.

Seminar on doing business in the Middle East

Seminar on doing business in the Middle East

VOV.VN - As part of its continuing effort to promote commercial trade and investment with foreign economies, the Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade sponsored a seminar on May 25 on doing business in the Middle East.

Hoa Binh company expands to the Middle East

Hoa Binh company expands to the Middle East

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.

Wood exports surge 17.1% in Q1

Wood exports surge 17.1% in Q1

Vietnam’s exports of wood and wooden products in the first quarter of this year hit US$1.78 billion, a year-on-year increase of 17.1%, the General Department of Vietnam Customs reported.

PM requests facilitating visits with Qatar

PM requests facilitating visits with Qatar

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested further visits, especially high-level ones, during a reception in Hanoi on April 10 for Qatari Ambassador to Vietnam Mohamed Ismail Al Emadi.

Israeli President’s Vietnam visit to cement bilateral ties

Israeli President’s Vietnam visit to cement bilateral ties

The upcoming visit to Vietnam by President of Israel Reuven Ruvi Rivlin, which is made at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Tran Dai Quang from March 19-25, is hoped to further strengthen and tighten Vietnam-Israel relations.

Vietnam treasures relations with UAE: NA Chairwoman

Vietnam treasures relations with UAE: NA Chairwoman

Vietnam always attaches importance to the friendship and all-round cooperation with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – one of its leading partners in trade, investment and labour in the Middle East, said National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

Vietnamese, Russian FMs seek to step up ties

Vietnamese, Russian FMs seek to step up ties

Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh reiterated the Vietnamese Party and leaders’ consistent policy of prioritizing strengthening traditional friendship and comprehensive strategic partnership with Russia during talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Moscow on November 24.

Israel says 'no' to Middle East peace conference in Paris

Israel says 'no' to Middle East peace conference in Paris

Israel on November 7 formally rejected France's invitation to take part in a Middle East peace conference in Paris later this year, saying it was a distraction from the goal of direct negotiations with the Palestinians.

Iraq militia fighters join battle for Syria's Aleppo

Iraq militia fighters join battle for Syria's Aleppo

An Iraqi Shi'ite militia said on September 7 it had dispatched more than 1,000 fighters to the frontline in neighboring Syria, escalating foreign involvement in the battle for Aleppo, the biggest prize in five years of relentless civil war.

Key Islamic State leader killed in apparent US strike in Syria

Key Islamic State leader killed in apparent US strike in Syria

Islamic State said on August 30 one of its most prominent and longest-serving leaders was killed in what appeared to be an American air strike in Syria, depriving the militant group of the man in charge of directing attacks overseas.