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HCM City, New South Wales hope to boost cooperation

HCM City, New South Wales hope to boost cooperation

Chairman of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City Nguyen Thanh Phong on November 8 received John Barilaro, Deputy Premier of Australia’s New South Wales state, now on a working visit to Vietnam.

Export price of rice suffers dramatic decrease

Export price of rice suffers dramatic decrease

VOV.VN - The average export price of rice during the first nine months of the year suffered a sharp decline of 13.4 per cent to US$435.6 per tonne, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority.

RCEP signing postponed to 2020

RCEP signing postponed to 2020

Leaders of 16 Asia-Pacific countries, including Japan, China, and India, on November 4 issued a joint statement on the postponing of the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to 2020 instead of 2019 as scheduled.

ASEAN leaders expect breakthrough in RCEP negotiations

ASEAN leaders expect breakthrough in RCEP negotiations

Leaders of the Southeast Asian countries met for a second day on November 3 within the framework of the 35th ASEAN Summit and related summits in Thailand, hoping for a breakthrough in the negotiations of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).

Vietnamese durian trademark promoted in Australia

Vietnamese durian trademark promoted in Australia

A royal antique car decorated with durian fruit and a banner that read “Vietnamese Durian” travelled around the centre of Sydney on October 29 as part of a campaign to promote the fruit in Australia.

RoK retains position as Vietnam’s leading source of FDI

RoK retains position as Vietnam’s leading source of FDI

VOV.VN - Among the 74 countries and territories investing in Vietnam, the Republic of Korea is the biggest foreign investor with a total investment of US$2,752.9 million during the first ten months of the year, accounting for 21.5 per cent of all newly-registered capital, according to the General Statistics Office.

Australia’s Victoria State to open trade-investment office in HCM City

Australia’s Victoria State to open trade-investment office in HCM City

The administration of Australia’s Victoria State on August 22 announced that it will set up a trade and investment office in Ho Chi Minh City to deepen bilateral relationship and drive new trade, investment and exchange opportunities for Victorian and Vietnamese businesses.

HCM City expands cooperation with Australian educational institution

HCM City expands cooperation with Australian educational institution

Ho Chi Minh City wants to cooperate with Australia’s Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University) in building a vision action plan related to education and training in the next 20 years, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Vo Van Hoan on October 21.

Shrimp exports likely to fall 4 per cent this year

Shrimp exports likely to fall 4 per cent this year

VOV.VN - This year’s shrimp exports are expected to drop 4 per cent to US$ 3.4 billion in comparison to last year as competition from shrimp prices have exerted pressure on shrimp exporters.

Rice exports bring home 2.24 billion USD in nine months

Rice exports bring home 2.24 billion USD in nine months

Vietnam shipped abroad 586,000 tonnes of rice in September for 251 million USD, pushing the total rice export volume and value in the first nine months of this year to 5.2 million tonnes and 2.24 billion USD, respectively.

Vietnamese aviation market under double pressure

Vietnamese aviation market under double pressure

The Vietnamese aviation market grew slowly in the first half of 2019 with little increases in the number of passengers and flights, falling far short of the double-digit average growth in 2013-2018.

Vietnam treasures strategic partnership with Australia

Vietnam treasures strategic partnership with Australia

VOV.VN - Vietnam greatly values the strategic partnership and comprehensive cooperation with Australia, said Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh while receiving Governor of Australia’s Victoria state Linda Dessau in Hanoi on October 2.