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Chile

Vietnam’s national reunification marked abroad

Politics

Vietnam’s national reunification marked abroad

The Embassy of Vietnam to Chile celebrated the 43th anniversary of the liberation of southern Vietnam and national reunification (April 30, 1975) in a ceremony on April 28 which gathered the Vietnamese community in Chile and many foreign guests.

Foreign goods puts pressure on domestic businesses

Business

Foreign goods puts pressure on domestic businesses

The adoption of a zero percent tariff from January 2018 among member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will create opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to seek markets in the region, but competition in the domestic market will also become fiercer with the flood of imports from ASEAN region.

Mexican Senate considers approving CPTPP

World

Mexican Senate considers approving CPTPP

The Mexican Senate is sitting to consider making a decision whether to pass the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) within the tenure or not, a senator has said.

Japan pioneers in promoting ratification of CPTPP

World

Japan pioneers in promoting ratification of CPTPP

The Cabinet of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe approved bills to ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) on March 27 to bring the long-promised multilateral trade pact close to enforcement.

ASEAN, Canada strengthen cooperation

ASEAN

ASEAN, Canada strengthen cooperation

Canada's Minister of International Trade Francois-Philippe Champagne began his three-day visit on March 22 to Singapore, aiming to bolster trade and investment with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Singapore in particular.

Thailand considers joining CPTPP, RCEP

World

Thailand considers joining CPTPP, RCEP

Thailand must join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), a newly formed bloc of 11 nations in Asia-Pacific without the US, and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), Thai Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak said on March 22.

Late PM Phan Van Khai remembered abroad

Politics

Late PM Phan Van Khai remembered abroad

Algeria’s Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia and other officials from ministries and sectors paid tribute to Vietnam’s former Politburo member and former Prime Minister Phan Van Khai, who passed away on March 17, at a ceremony held by the Embassy of Vietnam in the country on March 20.

Vietnam, Australia elevate ties to strategic partnership

Politics

Vietnam, Australia elevate ties to strategic partnership

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull signed a joint statement on the establishment of the Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership following their talks in Canberra, Australia on March 15 as part of the Vietnamese PM’s official visit.