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Vietnam, Germany seek to raise trade to US$20 bln

Vietnam, Germany seek to raise trade to US$20 bln

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his desire that Germany, as the largest economy and an influential member of the European Union (EU), would help attract global resources into Vietnam, particularly in mechanical engineering, automation, vocational training and tertiary education.

PM reiterates policy to deepen ties with Germany

PM reiterates policy to deepen ties with Germany

Vietnam’s consistent policy is to consider Germany its leading important and trusted partner in Europe and hope to deepen the bilateral strategic partnership, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc while meeting with German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin on July 6.

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU Senior Officials Meeting

Vietnam attends ASEAN-EU Senior Officials Meeting

VOV.VN - A Vietnam delegation led by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung attended the 24th Senior Officials Meeting of ASEAN and the European Union (EU) which began on July 27 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Exports of aquatic products surge in six months

Exports of aquatic products surge in six months

Vietnam’s export turnover of aquatic products was estimated at US$653 million in June, raising the total figure in the first half of this year to US$3.5 billion, up 14.1 percent year-on-year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Rules of origin undermine the EU-Vietnam free trade pact

Rules of origin undermine the EU-Vietnam free trade pact

VOV.VN - A free trade agreement between the EU and Vietnam is scheduled to come into force in 2018 resulting in businesses from both economies enjoying more favourable conditions for both imports and exports.

Vietnam wishes to further defence ties with EU

Vietnam wishes to further defence ties with EU

Deputy Minister of Defence, Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh has affirmed that Vietnam considers the European Union (EU) as an important partner and wishes to further develop bilateral defence ties.

President: Vietnam prioritises developing relations with Russia

President: Vietnam prioritises developing relations with Russia

President Tran Dai Quang asserted that Vietnam always treasures and prioritises developing its comprehensive strategic partnership with Russia at a meeting with Speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko in Moscow on June 28.

European SMEs look to rule changes

European SMEs look to rule changes

More European small-and medium-sized enterprises are finding Vietnam a favourable destination for investment in anticipation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and a new law supporting small-and medium-sized firms.

Japan allows chicken import from Vietnam

 Japan allows chicken import from Vietnam

VOV.VN - Japan officially agreed to import processed chicken from Vietnam as of June 22, according to the Animal Health Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Vietnamese agriculture improves quality for exports

Vietnamese agriculture improves quality for exports

VOV.VN - As Vietnam integrates extensively into the world economy, major Vietnamese export items including agricultural products have more opportunities to approach large foreign markets.

Vietnam Energy Partnership Group debuts

Vietnam Energy Partnership Group debuts

The Ministry of Industry and Trade and the EU Delegation to Vietnam held a ceremony to present the Vietnam Energy Partnership Group (VEPG) in Hanoi on June 21.

Cashew segment banks on higher sales in the EU

Cashew segment banks on higher sales in the EU

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Cashew Association has forecast exports for 2017 to rise 3.4% in volume and 5.6% in value against the figures for 2016 to US$3 billion on the back of higher sales in the European Union for the year.

Vietnamese fresh lychees enter Thailand

Vietnamese fresh lychees enter Thailand

VOV.VN - Central Group Vietnam & Big C Vietnam shipped the first shipment of fresh lychees from Luc Ngan district, Bac Giang province to Thailand on June 20, said their representative.