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Vietnam, EU step up defence - security ties

Vietnam, EU step up defence - security ties

Measures to boost security – defence cooperation between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) were discussed at the their first ever security – defence dialogue recently held in Brussels, Belgium.

Vietnam, Sweden boost friendship, cooperation

Vietnam, Sweden boost friendship, cooperation

The Vietnam-Sweden Friendship Association (VSFA) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations held a seminar in Hanoi on November 23 on the role of Vietnam-Sweden people-to-people diplomacy over the past 50 years.

PM Phuc appreciates EU’s viewpoint on East Sea issue

PM Phuc appreciates EU’s viewpoint on East Sea issue

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has showed his appreciation for the EU’s viewpoint on the East Sea issue, supporting safety, security and freedom of aviation and navigation in the East Sea, as well as complying with international law.

Vietnam, Czech Republic bolster co-operation across multiple fields

Vietnam, Czech Republic bolster co-operation across multiple fields

VOV.VN - There exists great potential for both Vietnam and the Czech Republic to increase co-operation activities across a variety of sectors, including trade, investment, the processing industry, manufacturing, and the environment, said delegates at the "Czech Republic-Vietnam Business Forum" in HCM City on November 21.

Businesses need to prepare themselves to tackle trade defence instruments

Businesses need to prepare themselves to tackle trade defence instruments

VOV.VN - Within the context of tougher competition on imported goods and additional trade defence instruments being imposed by an increasing number of countries worldwide, Vietnamese businesses have been advised to handle and adapt to these safeguard measures in a timely manner.

An expo for Vietnamese footwear to stride forward

An expo for Vietnamese footwear to stride forward

With a double-digit growth rate, Vietnam continues to be a destination for the world’s leading footwear brands. “Made in Vietnam” footwear has been exported to more than 100 countries, with the EU and the US markets accounting for over 60 per cent of the total export value of this commodity group.

UNCLOS – important legal instrument to solve maritime issues

UNCLOS – important legal instrument to solve maritime issues

The 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) is an important legal instrument to regulate maritime issues and ensure legitimate rights and interests of countries, heard the second ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) workshop on implementing UNCLOS in Hanoi on November 13.

NA Chairwoman sanguine about sound Vietnam-Germany ties

NA Chairwoman sanguine about sound Vietnam-Germany ties

VOV.VN - Cooperative relations between Vietnam and Germany are growing steadily across a variety of fields, said National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan during a reception in Hanoi on November 12 for President of Germany’s Hessen State Parliament Boris Rhein.

Vietnam-Flanders business forum talks EVFTA, EVIPA

Vietnam-Flanders business forum talks EVFTA, EVIPA

The signing of the free trade agreement and the investment protection agreement between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) last June has marked a new development step in their partnership and comprehensive cooperation, said Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Vu Dai Thang on November 8.

Vietnam aspires to boost ties with Slovenia

Vietnam aspires to boost ties with Slovenia

VOV.VN - Vietnam sticks importance to and desires to promote ties with traditional partners, including Slovenia, especially in the fields of trade and investment, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh while receiving Slovenian Minister of Economic Development and Technology Zdravko Pocivalsek in Hanoi on November 8.

Agro-forestry-aquatic exports hit over US$33 billion in ten months

Agro-forestry-aquatic exports hit over US$33 billion in ten months

VOV.VN - The agro-forestry-aquatic sector raked in a total of US$33.18 billion from exports during the first ten months of the year, an annual increase of 1.6 per cent, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Vietnam seeks to boost fruit-veggie-flower exports to Asia, Europe

Vietnam seeks to boost fruit-veggie-flower exports to Asia, Europe

Asia and Europe are important markets for Vietnamese fruits and vegetable exports and imports, and flowers could be next, experts said at a seminar on “Fruit, vegetable and flower exports - New movements in Asian and European markets” in Hanoi on October 24.

Shrimp exports to EU suffer steep decline

Shrimp exports to EU suffer steep decline

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported US$2.4 billion worth of shrimp during the first nine months of the year, down 7 per cent against the same period last year, whilst shrimp exports to the EU dipped 20.8 per cent, according to statistics released by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Tra fish exports plunge during nine-month period

Tra fish exports plunge during nine-month period

VOV.VN - Tra fish exports to the US, Brazil, and Mexico plummeted during the first nine months of the year, making it likely that the products will record negative growth for the year.

US remains Vietnam’s largest aquatic export market

US remains Vietnam’s largest aquatic export market

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s aquatic exports to the US reached US$ 1.08 billion during the first nine months of the year, despite a sharp decline in export value against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.