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EuroCham marks 20-year operation in Vietnam

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EuroCham marks 20-year operation in Vietnam

A ceremony to honour great contributions of European firms to Vietnam’s socio-economic development was held by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) in Vietnam on November 16 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Vice President receives Japanese Kanagawa prefecture delegation

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Vice President receives Japanese Kanagawa prefecture delegation

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has proposed that Japan and Kanagawa prefecture create favourable conditions for Japanese and Vietnamese businesses to strengthen investment partnership and implement economic and cooperation activities in other fields, especially creative industry, agriculture, education and training.

Vietnam, Thailand foster air defence cooperation

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Vietnam, Thailand foster air defence cooperation

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Minister of National Defence received Commander-in-chief of the Royal Thai Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Chaiyapruk Didyasarin, in Hanoi on November 16.

Best Vietnamese startups honoured

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Best Vietnamese startups honoured

The automatic multi-channel selling project PowerSell has won the first prize of the “Startup Viet 2018”, an annual programme selecting the best startups in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s 20-year APEC membership: strategic vision

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Vietnam’s 20-year APEC membership: strategic vision

The accession to APEC on November 14, 1998 marked a big step forward in Vietnam’s foreign policy of door opening, multilateralisation, diversification and international economic integration, which created a driving force for the country’s renewal and integration during the past two decades.

PM concludes trip for 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

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PM concludes trip for 33rd ASEAN Summit in Singapore

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, his spouse and the high-ranking delegation of Vietnam arrived in Hanoi on November 15 evening, concluding a trip to Singapore for the 33rd ASEAN Summit and related summits at the invitation of his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong.

Poland’s Independence Day marked in HCM City

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Poland’s Independence Day marked in HCM City

The Polish Embassy in Vietnam on November 15 joined hands with the Union of Friendship Organisations in Ho Chi Minh City and some partners to organise a meeting celebrating the 100th anniversary of Poland’s Independence Day (November 11).

Deputy PM: APEC remains focus of Vietnam’s foreign policy

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Deputy PM: APEC remains focus of Vietnam’s foreign policy

The Asia-Pacific, and in particular the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), has remained a focus of Vietnam’s foreign policy, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said at the 30th Ministerial Meeting in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on November 15.

Action programme needed to fully tap CPTPP: experts

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Action programme needed to fully tap CPTPP: experts

Vietnam ought to run an action programme which will enable the country to take full advantage of opportunities and overcome challenges from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), thus bringing great benefits to its enterprises and people, experts have said.