Vietnam, France seek cooperation opportunities in energy Business

Vietnam, France seek cooperation opportunities in energy

Vietnam and France have had a number of cooperative activities in energy, including oil and gas exploration, exploitation and processing as well as technology transfer, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung at a forum in Paris on July 7.
Wave of Thai investments into Vietnam: forum Business

Wave of Thai investments into Vietnam: forum

Major and small- and medium-sized enterprises from Thailand have expanded operations in Vietnam in recent years, helping create an inflow of Thai investments, experts said at a business forum in Ho Chi Minh City on July 8.
Mountainous province urged to develop forest-based economy Politics

Mountainous province urged to develop forest-based economy

Northern Bac Kan province, with the highest rate of forest coverage in the nation, needs to develop forest-based economy into a key sector and a sustainable source of livelihood for local residents in the next five to seven years, said State President Truong Tan Sang.
Rural development movement brought to life Society

Rural development movement brought to life

The movement of building new-style rural areas has come into the real life, satisfying farmers’ interests and creating a premise for sustainable development, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh said.
Society

Hanoi opens int’l transport exhibition, seminar

The 2015 International Transportation Exhibition enables domestic and foreign partners to form networking and facilitate technology transfer, said National Assembly Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu at the opening ceremony in Hanoi on July 8.
Vietnam – EAEU trade pact to mutually benefit Business

Vietnam – EAEU trade pact to mutually benefit

The free trade agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) represents a turning point and huge mutual benefit, said Nguyen Thi Thu Trang, Director of the World Trade Organisation Centre under the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
Vietnam, Japan seek stronger IT, communications links Sci-Tech

Vietnam, Japan seek stronger IT, communications links

Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Bac Son has suggested closer cooperation in e-government, post, radio frequency, broadcast and television between Vietnam and Japan during his talks with Japanese Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Sanae Takaichi on July 7.
Party leader meets US religious dignitaries Politics

Party leader meets US religious dignitaries

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong had a meeting with US religious dignitaries on July 7 (local time), stating that Vietnamese people live in harmony without religious or ethnic conflict.
Business

Promotions should be used to push key products

Trade promotional activities should focus on enhancing the export of key Vietnamese products and the consumption of local products in home markets, according to the Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.