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Vietnam, RoK seek to deepen bilateral ties

Politics

Vietnam, RoK seek to deepen bilateral ties

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has called on Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to increase the exchange of high-ranking visits and meetings in order to enhance political trust, expand cooperation and deepen their bilateral ties.

Malaysia hopes to get off “trade cheats” list of US

World

Malaysia hopes to get off “trade cheats” list of US

Getting Malaysia off the “trade cheats” list of the US and kick-starting talks on a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) will be among the issues on the cards as US and Malaysian officials meet in Washington this week, The Star reported. ​

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.

Government targets 6.4-6.8% growth in 2018

Business

Government targets 6.4-6.8% growth in 2018

The Ministry of Planning and Investment is targeting an economic growth rate of 6.4 percent to 6.8 percent for Vietnam in 2018, according to a document sent to ministries and local authorities with guidelines to develop the socio-economic plan for 2018.