Vietnamese Ambassador to Malaysia Le Quy Quynh and his spouse hosted a banquet for ambassadors to Malaysia and Vietnam on December 20 on the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year festival.
Vietnam and Malaysia have signed an agreement on five-year action programme, aiming to lift bilateral trade turnover to 15 billion USD in 2020.
Vietnamese dishes were served to people from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) members during an event held in Malaysia on April 29.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia organised a get-together on April 12 to commemorate the death anniversary of the Hung Kings, the legendary founders of Vietnam.
Ambassador Le Quy Quynh led a delegation of the embassy and representative agencies of Vietnam in Malaysia to visit the Lao Embassy in the country on November 30 to congratulate Laos on its 43rd National Day (December 2, 1975 - 2018).
The Entrepreneurs’ Culture Magazine, the Centre for Research, Preservation and Promotion of Vietnamese National Culture, and the Van Hien Vietnam Magazine jointly held a conference to connect the Vietnam – ASEAN business community and the Vietnam – ASEAN cultural exchange for this year in Kuala Lumpur on November 2.
An investment promotion event was held in Kuala Lumpur on November 22 to call for investment in Tay Bac urban area in Ho Chi Minh City.
Trade and investment ties between Vietnam and Malaysia are expected to enjoy a new driving force created by the recently established Malaysia-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce (MVCC).