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Vietnam, Switzerland rejoice over all-around relations

Vietnam, Switzerland rejoice over all-around relations

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh and Vice President and head of the Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research of Switzerland Guy Parmelin have expressed their delight at the positive development of bilateral relations across multiple fields, especially in politics, diplomacy, trade, investment, and development cooperation.

Vietnam greatly values traditional ties with Switzerland

Vietnam greatly values traditional ties with Switzerland

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed Vietnam’s recognition of great importance to strengthening relations with Switzerland at a July 10 reception in Hanoi for visiting member of the Swiss Federal Council and head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research Guy Parmelin.

Switzerland keen to promote trade links with Vietnam

Switzerland keen to promote trade links with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Switzerland wants to bolster trade ties with Vietnam as the nation has recorded high economic growth rates over the past years, according to Guy Parmelin, Head of the Swiss Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research, during his recent working visits to Vietnam and Japan on July 8.

Vietnam expects more investment from Swiss businesses

Vietnam expects more investment from Swiss businesses

VOV.VN - Vietnam always welcomes and expects more investments from Swiss businesses, said President Tran Dai Quang at a March 29 reception for visiting President of the Swiss Council of States Ivo Bischofberger in Hanoi.

Top legislator expects more Swiss businesses to invest in Vietnam

Top legislator expects more Swiss businesses to invest in Vietnam

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has proposed Switzerland continue encouraging its businesses to invest in Vietnam, especially in the fields of finance, insurance, high technology, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, farm produce processing, tourism, and restaurant hotel services.

Vietnam involved in 16 FTAs

Vietnam involved in 16 FTAs

Vietnam has signed and will sign 16 free trade agreements (FTA), the Government said in a report sent to the National Assembly Standing Committee this week.

Swiss President hopes for early signing of EFTA-Vietnam FTA

Swiss President hopes for early signing of EFTA-Vietnam FTA

Swiss President Johann Schneider-Ammann has expressed his hope that the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and Vietnam will conclude negotiations on a bilateral free trade agreement within the next few months despite certain difficulties at present.

NA Vice Chairwoman busy in Switzerland

NA Vice Chairwoman busy in Switzerland

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong joined Vice Minister of State of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland Alexandre Fasel in a ceremony to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam- Switzerland diplomatic ties in Berne on October 10.

NA Vice Chairman urges completion of FTA with European Free Trade Area

NA Vice Chairman urges completion of FTA with European Free Trade Area

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Phung Quoc Hien has urged member countries of the European Free Trade Area (EFTA) to continue pushing forward with the negotiation on a free trade agreement between Vietnam and the EFTA with due consideration for core interest of both sides.

PM Phuc active on ASEM sidelines

PM Phuc active on ASEM sidelines

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had bilateral meetings with leaders of Asian and European countries on the sidelines of the 11th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Ulan Bator, Mongolia, on July 15.

Norway, Vietnam convene political consultation

Norway, Vietnam convene political consultation

VOV.VN - Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and Norwegian State Secretary Tone Skogen have co-chaired the 8th political consultation at deputy foreign ministerial level between Vietnam and Norway.

Switzerland urged to support qualified educational system

Switzerland urged to support qualified educational system

(VOV) -Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) President Nguyen Thien Nhan has asked Switzerland to support Vietnam’s developing a qualified educational system, especially in combining vocational training, science, and technology at universities and research institutes.

NA leaders upbeat about growing Vietnam-Hungary ties

NA leaders upbeat about growing Vietnam-Hungary ties

(VOV) - National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung and his Hungarian counterpart Kover Laszlo expressed their delight at the flourishing ties between Vietnam and Hungary at their talks in Hanoi on November 11.

PM directs int’l integration promotion

PM directs int’l integration promotion

The Prime Minister has asked the Interdisciplinary Steering Committee for international integration in politics, security, defence, economics, socio-culture, science-technology and education-training to improve the quality of its consultancy on policymaking so as to make international integration an effective means of promoting sustainable development and safeguarding national sovereignty and security.

Switzerland seeks stronger cooperation with Vietnam

Switzerland seeks stronger cooperation with Vietnam

(VOV) - Swiss Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter voiced his country’s wish to bolster more effective and stronger cooperation with Vietnam while meeting with Deputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh in Hanoi on June 2.