VOV.VN - The recently ratified EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) will give the Vietnamese business community an opportunity to improve its competitiveness in global value chains.
After several years of negotiations, an Asia Pacific trade deal is set to be signed in 2020 that is expected to help drive deep partnerships across the continent.
At a recent symposium on measures to boost the development of Vietnam’s mechanic sectors, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed that the Government will establish a market for mechanic firms to develop, including facilitating the sector to seek for domestic and overseas markets for the country’s oil and gas engineering sector’s products.
The Hanoi Interior University under the Interior Ministry, the French Embassy in Vietnam and the Chandler Institute of Governance on December 6 jointly held an international conference on the training of the human resources in service of international integration.
The “Ho Chi Minh City – development and integration” festival is due to take place in the southern metropolis from November 29 to December 1 with various activities, a municipal official has said.
More transparent legal documents would contribute to dealing with inconsistencies and overlapping regulations and consolidate investors’ faith.
VOV.VN - 2019 will be the first year Vietnam implements the Party Secretariat’s Directive on strengthening multilateral diplomacy. After its diplomatic achievements in 2018, Vietnam is ready to enter a new period of integration to boost its international status.
There are nearly 3,000 overseas Vietnamese (OV)-owned businesses with total registered capital of about 4 billion USD in 2018, heard a conference to connect OVs and localities in the central province of Nghe An on December 27.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has actively promoted the international economic integration process, which will lay the foundations for a wider and more comprehensive integration, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue at the Vietnam International Economic Integration Forum held in Hanoi on December 4.
Economist Vo Tri Thanh, former deputy director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), said that the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will change the “integration battle” in Vietnam in the coming years.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s budget airline Vietjet has recently opened a new air route between Phu Quoc and Seoul to meet the increasing travel demands, thereby boosting trade exchanges and integration in the region.
President Tran Dai Quang has called on the whole Party, people and army to heighten revolutionary vigilance and combating spirit to firmly defend national security and ensure social order and safety.
External information is one of the important channels to accelerate the global integration of Vietnam in a more proactive and effective manner.
Vietnam’s contributions to the 31st ASEAN Summit and related summits manifested its maturity in integration competence and its increasingly important role in the region, affirmed Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has 49 seaports including 10 large-scale ports, which help accelerate the country’s economic development and international integration process, according to the Ministry of Transport.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade held a seminar on Friday (October 6) in Hanoi to discuss policies to help Vietnamese businesses participate in the supply chain during the period of integration.
The Seeds of Hope project, which promotes sustainable professional integration for young Vietnamese in the fields of residential and industrial electricity and automotive maintenance, was officially launched in HCM City on September 27.
VOV.VN - July 28 marks the 22nd anniversary of Vietnam’s admission to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Mekong Delta enterprises should foster connectivity and cooperation, while strengthening the application of high technology in production and business, said Vo Hung Dung, Director of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Can Tho city.
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang has approved a programme on urban development through 2025, aiming to meet local socio-economic development needs in the context of international integration and to improve local living standards.