VPBank, Proparco cooperate to promote green credit in Vietnam Business

VPBank, Proparco cooperate to promote green credit in Vietnam

VPBank and Proparco - the private sector financing branch of Agence Française de Développement (AFD) have signed a 50-million-USD loan with the aim of supporting climate-friendly initiatives, green and energy efficient projects, as well as small-and-medium enterprises (SMEs) in the country.
Vietnamese, Mexican Parties seek stronger cooperation Politics

Vietnamese, Mexican Parties seek stronger cooperation

Hoang Binh Quan, member of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and head of its Commission for External Relations, held online talks with General Secretary of Mexico’s Labour Party (PT) Alberto Anaya on September 18, seeking ways to maintain and enhance the traditional and friendly relationship between the two Parties and peoples amid COVID-19.
BIDV, RoK federation promote cooperation Business

BIDV, RoK federation promote cooperation

The Bank for Development and Investment of Vietnam (BIDV) and the KBIZ Vietnam Federation of Korea SMES (KBIZ-VN) signed a comprehensive cooperation agreement on September 17 in Hanoi.
Sugar firms struggle due to ATIGA Business

Sugar firms struggle due to ATIGA

Tariffs cut to zero under the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) from January 1 this year and the COVID-19 pandemic have made for a tough year for the sugar industry, heard an online seminar held by Nhan Dan (People) e-newspaper on September 16.
Garment firms in Bac Ninh ready for EVFTA Videos

Garment firms in Bac Ninh ready for EVFTA

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement is expected to present enterprises with numerous opportunities to expand markets, with its preferential tariff measures. To seize the opportunities, however, many enterprises must overcome problems associated with a range of technical barriers.
Vietnam highly values encouraging developments in South Sudan World

Vietnam highly values encouraging developments in South Sudan

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the UN, highly valued encouraging developments in South Sudan since the formation of the Transitional Government this year, during a UN Security Council (UNSC) video teleconference on the situation in the African country on September 16.
Vietnam responds to 2020 World Tourism Day Travel

Vietnam responds to 2020 World Tourism Day

The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has chosen “Tourism and Rural Development” for the 2020 edition of the World Tourism Day on September 27, according to the Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT).
Vietnam facilitates investment of EU firms: PM Business

Vietnam facilitates investment of EU firms: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 16 hosted a reception for Dutch and Belgian Ambassadors, Elsbeth Akkerman and Paul Jansen, along with EU investors who want to pour capital into a seaport logistics project worth nearly 1 billion USD in Vietnam.
Gia Lai exports 100 tonnes of passionfruit to EU under EVFTA Business

Gia Lai exports 100 tonnes of passionfruit to EU under EVFTA

The Dong Giao Foodstuff Export Joint Stock Company (Doveco) in the central highlands province of Gia Lai announced on September 16 the export of its first batch of 100 tonnes of passionfruit to the EU under the terms of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).