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Vietnam gears up to export fresh lychee to Japan later this year

Vietnam gears up to export fresh lychee to Japan later this year

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade has requested that Japanese authorities move to seek solutions to facilitate the export of fresh lychee to the Far East country during this year’s harvest season, said Minister Tran Tuan Anh during a recent meeting held alongside Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Yamada Takio.

Vietnam joins 32nd ASEAN – Australia Forum

Vietnam joins 32nd ASEAN – Australia Forum

Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung, head of the ASEAN Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM) Vietnam, on May 18 participated in the 32nd ASEAN – Australia Forum, which was held in the form of an online conference.

Japan appreciative of Vietnam's effective COVID-19 response measures

Japan appreciative of Vietnam's effective COVID-19 response measures

VOV.VN - Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo stated his appreciation for Vietnam's effective coronavirus response measures and its impressive achievements in the COVID-19 fight during his phone talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc on May 4.

Priorities for ASEAN Economic Community approved

Priorities for ASEAN Economic Community approved

Vietnam’s 12 priorities as ASEAN Chair in 2020 were approved by other member countries at the 26th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) Retreat and the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC) Consultation Meeting on March 10.

EABC 2020 to promote development of MSMEs

EABC 2020 to promote development of MSMEs

Many initiatives will be offered to foster cooperation among regional businesses towards further promoting trade and investment exchange after Vietnam takes over the chairmanship of the EABC in 2020.

RCEP expected to be signed in Vietnam this year

RCEP expected to be signed in Vietnam this year

VOV.VN - Countries involved in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) have begun a legal review aimed at signing the trade pact this year in Vietnam, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh at a press conference held in Nha Trang city on January 17 to unveil the outcomes of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting.

Thai enterprises making their mark across swathe of sectors

Thai enterprises making their mark across swathe of sectors

As the ninth-biggest investing partner of this country, Thai enterprises are wishing to expand operations further in the Vietnamese market. Sanan Angubolkul, chairman of the Thailand-Vietnam Business Council, sat with VIR’s Phuong Hao to share his assessments, and discuss possible plans of Thai investors in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s diplomatic achievements in 2019

Vietnam’s diplomatic achievements in 2019

While the world saw profound instability in 2019, the Pacific – Asia region proved to be the leading region in terms of economic integration, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh has said.

Free trade signings stimulate success

Free trade signings stimulate success

Fuelled by its positive performance in 2019, Vietnam is expected to continue witnessing high growth in the year to come, Michael Mugliston and Milton Churche, visiting fellows from the Institute for International Trade at the University of Adelaide in South Australia, provide analysis on the outlook for the Vietnamese economy in 2020 amid the country’s growing international integration.

RCEP signing postponed to 2020

RCEP signing postponed to 2020

Leaders of 16 Asia-Pacific countries, including Japan, China, and India, on November 4 issued a joint statement on the postponing of the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to 2020 instead of 2019 as scheduled.

PM concludes activities at 35th ASEAN Summit

PM concludes activities at 35th ASEAN Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the 3rd Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Summit and met with Japanese PM Abe Shinzo on November 4, wrapping up his activities at the 35th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits.

Vietnamese PM addresses 22nd ASEAN-Japan Summit

Vietnamese PM addresses 22nd ASEAN-Japan Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his delight at growing ties between ASEAN and Japan while addressing the 22nd ASEAN – Japan Summit in Bangkok, Thailand, on November 4.

ASEAN leaders expect breakthrough in RCEP negotiations

ASEAN leaders expect breakthrough in RCEP negotiations

Leaders of the Southeast Asian countries met for a second day on November 3 within the framework of the 35th ASEAN Summit and related summits in Thailand, hoping for a breakthrough in the negotiations of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).

Vietnam expects US$1.7 billion in bilateral trade with New Zealand

Vietnam expects US$1.7 billion in bilateral trade with New Zealand

VOV.VN - The Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission expects that two-way trade between Vietnam and New Zealand will rise to US$1.7 billion next year as a result of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) of which both countries are members.