Vietnam has been attracting a lot of attention from investors in the Republic of Korea (RoK) thanks to her active global economic integration and engagement in free trade agreements.
Senior officials from APEC member economies have highly evaluated and reaffirmed their support for the theme and priorities proposed by the host country Vietnam for APEC Year 2017.
The General Statistics Office (GSO) is conducting a nationwide economic survey from March 1 to evaluate the performance of economic and administrative units from grassroots to central levels.
Vietnam considers the engagement in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement and other FTAs as one of the moves to implement its policy of proactive and active economic integration in an extensive and inclusive manner, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Hai Binh said.
The following are Vietnam’s top ten economic events in 2016.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan had a meeting with representatives from the India Fund in New Delhi on December 10 on the occasion of her on-going official visit to the country.
Vietnam is participating more extensively in international economic integration activities, thus helping expand the country’s foreign trade, heard a conference on the country’s international integration in Hanoi on August 26.
A future national industry policy should work to sustain the national economy’s self-reliance and enable sectors’ effective participation in global production and distribution chains, heard a seminar in Hanoi on August 28.
The 18th national conference on external affairs, which took place in Hanoi on August 21, laid emphasis on economic integration as the focus of localities’ external relation work.
VOV.VN - Economic ministers and deputy ministers from ASEAN and its eight partner countries reiterated the endeavours to accelerate economic integration in East Asia at the fourth East Asia Summit (EAS) Economic Ministers’ Meeting in Vientiane, Laos, on August 5.
Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Joo Hyung-hwan has hailed the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015 as a great turning point in regional economic integration.
A seminar to disseminate information on the free trade agreements (FTAs) Vietnam has signed was held on July 14 in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang.
Administrative reform, integration and business competitiveness drew the attention of associations and enterprises at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on June 29.
VOV.VN -“End child labour in supply chains – It’s everyone’s business!” is the focus of this year’s World Day against Child Labour (June 12).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the press and business circles to continue their companionship and mutual support for the common interest of the community, and for national socio-economic development.
The Party, State and the entire authority system always consider caring for workers’ lives as a leading task, as they wish to see the force become strong in number and capacity in the context of intensive international integration, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Australia and Indonesia have recently announced they will resume negotiations on a comprehensive economic partnership agreement.
Revision of the legal framework on intellectual property to ensure compliance with the EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) during enforcement should focus on efficiency as violations remained rampant.
Vietnam will benefit from plenty of opportunities through economic integration and reform, however they can only be realised with suitable policies, said Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) Nguyen Dinh Cung.
Signing the Bilateral Trade Agreement with the US and the Trans-Pacific Partnership and joining the World Trade Organization were evidences of Vietnam’s deep integration into the global economy.