Vietnam’s bakery market shows fast growth Business

Vietnam’s bakery market shows fast growth

The bakery market has enjoyed compounded annual growth of 20-30 percent in recent years and is worth 700 million USD now, the chief of one of the country’s largest bakery chains has said.
Italian firms hope to partner with Vietnam in agricultural production Business

Italian firms hope to partner with Vietnam in agricultural production

The Italian Government hopes to promote commercial activities in Vietnam, especially in the field of manufacturing and processing agricultural products, turning Vietnam into a strategic entrance for trading and investment of Italy in Southeast Asia, said Italian Ambassador to Vietnam Antonio Alessandro.
Portugal officials pledge to bolster ties with Vietnam Politics

Portugal officials pledge to bolster ties with Vietnam

Senior officials of the parliament and government of Portugal have expressed the country’s strong commitment to substantively enhancing relations with Vietnam while meeting with a delegation of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) in Lisbon.
Vietnam – Japan trade exchange seminar held in Tokyo Business

Vietnam – Japan trade exchange seminar held in Tokyo

Representatives from 26 Vietnamese enterprises and four provinces together with tens of Japanese firms attended a seminar on Vietnam-Japan trade exchange and economic cooperation in Tokyo on August 29 to seek business opportunities.
Vietnamese, Norwegian parliamentarians talk bilateral ties Politics

Vietnamese, Norwegian parliamentarians talk bilateral ties

Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau hosted a reception in Bangkok, Thailand, on August 27 for Elin Agdestein, Member of the Norwegian Parliament, who is leading a delegation to the 40th General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 40).
Vietnamese, Indian firms discuss trade, investment Business

Vietnamese, Indian firms discuss trade, investment

Trade and investment ties between Vietnam and India are not commensurate with their potential, meaning there is still a lot of room for them to grow, the India-Vietnam Business Forum heard in Ho Chi Minh City on August 21.
Party official receives IFC, Google leaders Politics

Party official receives IFC, Google leaders

Nguyen Van Binh, Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, received CEO of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Philippe Le Houérou, who is also Vice President of the World Bank, in Hanoi on August 15.
Domestic market woos foreign investors Business

Domestic market woos foreign investors

Representatives of over 550 enterprises working in food and beverages and 400 others in medicine and pharmaceuticals from 350 countries will arrive in Vietnam from August 7 – 10 to explore business opportunities, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.