Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam and East Flanders province of Belgium have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on agricultural cooperation for the 2016-2020 period.
VOV.VN - The Parliament of Wallonie has discussed the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement to submit to the regional Parliament and Administration for approval.
VOV.VN - Vietnam tuna exports to the EU is showing signs of recovery and upturn in the remainder of this year after several months of declines, hitting US$87.9 million in ten months, a year-on-year rise of 4.9%.
VOV.VN - The Belgian Ministry of Home Affairs has announced a detailed plan to extend security guards’ duties to empower them and reduce the workload of the police.
VOV.VN - Overseas consignments to Belgium jumped 10.68% to US$1.4 billion for the nine months leading up to October, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - The Kingdom of Belgium has committed EUR3 million in non-refundable aid to support local governance in the provinces of Nghe An, Ha Tinh and Kon Tum.
Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung on November 10 handed over a certificate recognising the Belgian Consul General to Hanoi to Jehanne Roccas, Belgian Ambassador to Vietnam.
The first national-scale logistics centre in Belgium has been planned by Belgium-based Herfurth Group and state-run Vietnamese shipping group Vinalines, to facilitate trade and logistics operations in advance of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.
More than 100 officials and businesspeople from Vietnam and Belgium participated in a workshop in Belgium’s northern city of Ghent on October 26 to study trade and investment between the two countries.
Vietnam’s honorary consulate was inaugurated in New Caledonia on October 5 with Dinh Jean-Pierre as its Honorary Consul General.
The EU - Vietnam Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) officially became effective on October 1 after being passed by parliaments of all EU member countries, according to Vietnam’s trade office in Belgium and the EU.
The cooperation between Vietnam and the European Union (EU), especially the conclusion of the bilateral free trade agreement at the end of 2015, was highly valued at a meeting held in Belgium on September 27.
Vietnam and Belgium will continue to tap their potential for cooperation in logistics, high-technology, green growth and vocational training.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Embassy in Belgium joined the 7th ManiFiesta Festival of the Workers’ Party of Belgium held in the city of Bredene from September 16-19.
Ho Chi Minh City hopes to expand cooperation with the French-speaking Wallonie - Bruxelles region of Belgium, especially in urban transport, high technology, and health care, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has said.
VOV.VN - President Tran Dai Quang has glowingly spoken of the French Community of Belgium (Federation Wallonie-Bruxelles)'s cooperation with Vietnam.
Islamic State claimed responsibility on August 7 for an attack by a machete-wielding man in Belgium that left two female police officers seriously injured, the group's Amaq news agency said on Twitter.
VOV.VN - Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau, head of the Foreign Ministry's Culture and UNESCO Department, has been nominated for the director-general position of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) for the 2017-2021 tenure.
Belgian diplomats and businessmen in Vietnam and Vietnamese alumni in Belgium attended a friendship gathering in Hanoi on July 21 to celebrate the 185th National Day of Belgium (July 21, 1831).
Belgium finished off Hungary 4-0 in their Round 1/8 clash early on June 27 to make it through to the Euro 2016 quarterfinals for the first time since losing the 1980 final.