Right after Vietnam became a member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 1995, Ho Chi Minh City has carried out a line-up of activities to bolster trade, investment, culture and people diplomacy cooperation with ASEAN member states, playing an important role in the Vietnam-ASEAN relations.
Conclusions of FTAs, bilateral and multilateral alike, plus the accompanying shift of garment and textile projects from overseas to Vietnam, have become a source of concern for some local authorities as they are afraid of possible pollution, particularly in the dyeing process
VOV.VN - The 8th East-West Economic Corridor (EWEC) International Trade, Investment and Tourism Fair opened at the Da Nang Exhibition and Convention Centre on August 3, drawing 200 foreign businesses and organizations from Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Indonesia and 17 domestic trade promotion agencies and business associations.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Algeria held a meeting to introduce potential for bilateral cooperation and trade and investment ties between the two nations in Médéa province on July 30.
The northern province of Vinh Phuc promoted its potential and called for investment at a conference held in Gyeonggi province of the Republic of Korea (RoK) on July 27.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese businesses have poured US$238.33 million in 81 new ventures abroad and an additional US$41.3 million into 21 existing overseas projects during the first seven months of this year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
VOV.VN - A supply and demand connection conference with more than 20 provinces and cities will be held within the framework of the East-West Economic Corridor (EWEC) International Trade, Investment and Tourism Fair which is set to get underway in Da Nang from August 3-8.
The Vietnam-Israel relations have made significant steps over the past 25 years, particularly in trade, investment and education.
Vietnam’s business environment has been improved significantly, especially the competitiveness, said US businesses from the US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC).
VOV.VN - Brazilian businesses can invest in Vietnam’s manufacturing facilities to make it easier for them to penetrate its market and other ASEAN member states, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue at a meeting with influential Brazilian business leaders during his visit to the Latin American country over July 2-3.
Regarding the country’s key food distribution networks, wholesale markets have not yet undergone proper planning and development so far, according to experts.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue met with US enterprises during his visit to the US from June 25-27 to introduce Vietnam’s external and macro-economic policies, economic reform and investment attraction mechanisms.
VOV.VN - French businesses have invested in 514 projects with a total registered capital of more than US$2.78 billion in Vietnam since the Southeast Asian nation pursued the Doi Moi (renewal) process, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and the Philippines have great potential for promoting stronger trade and investment, according to participants at a seminar on trade exchange co-hosted by Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Department of Trade and Industry of the Philippines in HCM City on June 20.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc introduced to Canadian businesses the dynamic Vietnamese economy with improved investment and business environment and abundant opportunities for foreign investors while addressing the Vietnam-Canada business forum in Quebec on June 8 (Canada time) as part of his ongoing visit to Canada.
The central province of Quang Binh has approved a list of 48 projects calling for investment for the 2018-2020 period, with an expected amount of up to over VND50 trillion (US$2.2 billion).
Da Nang is seeking investment to develop a solid waste treatment complex amid challenges facing the central city in dealing with the large volume of untreated solid waste.
Ho Chi Minh City is calling for investment in waterway and seaport projects.
Mozambique always supports and encourages Vietnam’s business and investment activities in the country, affirmed Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue received the Ambassadors of Brazil and the US in Hanoi on May 9 to discuss preparations for his upcoming visits to the two nations.