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Vietnam’s trade deficit with Thailand hits 3 billion USD

Business

Vietnam’s trade deficit with Thailand hits 3 billion USD

Vietnam’s trade deficit with Thailand stood at nearly 3 billion USD in the first seven months, up nearly 25 percent over the past year, as it imported more than 5.6 billion USD worth of goods from Thailand and exported only 2.6 billion USD of goods to the country, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Thailand steps up support for SMEs

World

Thailand steps up support for SMEs

Small- and medium-sized enterprises of Thailand contributed five percent of the nation’s gross domestic products (GDP) in the first quarter of this year, up 3.2 percent year on year.

Vietnam, Thailand issue joint statement

Politics

Vietnam, Thailand issue joint statement

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam paid an official visit to Thailand from August 17-19 at the invitation of Prime Minister of Thailand Prayut Chan-ocha.

Vietnam - Thailand relations

Politics

Vietnam - Thailand relations

Thailand ranks 10th out of 115 countries and territories investing in Vietnam, registering 8.13 billion USD into 458 projects in Vietnam as by March 2017.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc holds talks with Thai counterpart

Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc holds talks with Thai counterpart

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-ocha expressed their satisfaction at the strong development of Vietnam-Thailand cooperation over the past 41 years since they established diplomatic ties in August 1976, during their talks in Bangkok on August 17.