Trade between Vietnam and New Zealand tripled over the last decade, from US$320 million in 2009 to over US$1 billion in 2018, and the figure is expected to hit US$1.7 billion this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held online talks on July 29 with Speaker of the New Zealand House of Representatives Travor Mallard.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Finance of Vietnam and the Treasury of New Zealand signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) outlining future financial cooperation at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 23.
Vietnam and New Zealand issued a joint statement on the countries' strategic partnership on the occasion of the high-level talks between their Prime Ministers and the partnership elevation.
Vietnam and New Zealand have renewed their Strategic Engagement Plan on Education for the period from 2020 to 2023.
Vietnam and New Zealand have agreed to facilitate border clearance of agricultural, forestry and aquatic products through the use of electronic certification (e-Cert).
An agreement on enhancing cooperation in the field of vocational education and training and skills development between Vietnam and New Zealand was signed in Hanoi on July 20.
More than 350 Vietnamese citizens from Australia and New Zealand were brought home safe and sound on July 3.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Embassy in Australia announced on June 26 Vietnam Airlines will bring home an additional 343 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Australia and New Zealand due to COVID-19 in early July.
VOV.VN - Party General Secretary and President President Nguyen Phu Trong on June 19 offered a message of congratulations to Governor-General of New Zealand Dame Patsy Reddy on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the two nations’ diplomatic relations (June 19, 1975 - 2020).
VOV.VN - Vietnam- New Zealand relations have grown steadily since they set up diplomatic ties in June 1975 and bilateral economic ties have also progressed after and the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand free trade agreement was signed in 2010.
Vietnam and New Zealand are eyeing US$1.7 billion in two-way trade this year.
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VOV.VN - Amid countries worldwide making decisions to begin relaxing immigration policies following the peak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, approximately 250 people per day from Vietnam, Thailand, New Zealand, and Australia will be granted permission to enter Japan starting from July.
VOV.VN - A Vietnam Airlines plane carrying 344 Vietnamese citizens stranded in Australia and New Zealand due to the novel coronavirus landed safely at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on June 2.
VOV.VN - Coffee prices have kept rising since the beginning of May as the product is in short supply in the domestic market, according to the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - As many as 343 Vietnamese citizens who are currently stuck in Australia and New Zealand due to the novel coronavirus pandemic are set to be brought home on June 1.
The Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar, Vietnamese entrepreneurs and people living in the country have presented 7.5 million Kyat (US$5,380) and medical supplies to Yangon region to support its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - Permanent Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son on March 27 had second phone talks with foreign ministry leaders of the US, Japan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), India, Australia and New Zealand to get updates on the COVID-19 situation and strong measures against the pandemic.
Air New Zealand has opened a new route between Vietnam and Christchurch, with a transit in Singapore.