Singapore, EAEU sign free trade deal World

Singapore, EAEU sign free trade deal

A free trade agreement (FTA) between Singapore and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) was signed by their leaders in Yerevan, capital of Armenia, on October 1.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc concludes Japan trip Politics

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc concludes Japan trip

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his entourage arrived in Hanoi on June 2 early morning, concluding his trip to attend the 14th G20 Summit in Japan and his visit to the country at the invitation of host Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Keeping the fire of hand embroidery alive Culture - Sports

Keeping the fire of hand embroidery alive

Since Vietnam became a republic in 1945, many craft villages have moved away from their traditional sources of income. One start-up business is trying to update and maintain the 300-year-old craft of embroidery to meet contemporary needs.
CPTPP expected to help Vietnam modernise labour laws Society

CPTPP expected to help Vietnam modernise labour laws

In addition to trade and investment opportunities, the participation in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will offer Vietnam a chance to modernise its labour laws and industrial relations system, thus creating sustainable jobs and bringing practical benefits to workers.
ASSA 35: Social security system in 4IR Society

ASSA 35: Social security system in 4IR

The challenges and opportunities of ASEAN social security institutions in the Industry 4.0, as well as the free flow of labour are both high on the agenda for the ongoing 35th ASEAN Social Security Association (ASSA) Board Meeting in Nha Trang city, in the central province of Khanh Hoa.
Singapore calls on ASEAN to unite against protectionism ASEAN

Singapore calls on ASEAN to unite against protectionism

Singaporean Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing on May 21 said the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should undertake a collective stance in favour of a free trading system while combating against protectionism.
Vietnam promotes APEC Year 2017 in US Politics

Vietnam promotes APEC Year 2017 in US

The Vietnamese Embassy in the US along with the US-APEC Business Coalition and the US National Center for APEC (NCAPEC) held an event to promote Vietnam’s APEC Year 2017 in Washington on January 18.
Experts call Tay Ninh the bridge to ASEAN Business

Experts call Tay Ninh the bridge to ASEAN

Tay Ninh province is the last point in the Cuu Long Delta region but from the perspective of ASEAN connectivity the city is the starting point connecting Vietnam with the Southeast Asia region.