Politics

Switzerland welcomes President Triet’s first visit

Federal President of the Swiss Confederation Doris Leuthard welcomed President Nguyen Minh Triet’s first visit to her country at a time when the two countries’ ties are growing well and the 40 th anniversary of diplomatic ties is approaching.
Vietnam to further enhance ties with India Politics

Vietnam to further enhance ties with India

Vietnam will exert its utmost to bring its friendly and cooperative ties with India to a new height on par with the two countries’ strategic partnership, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
State leader seeks support for more Swiss ODA Politics

State leader seeks support for more Swiss ODA

State President Nguyen Minh Triet has called on the Swiss Parliament to support the Swiss Government’s continued provision of ODA for Vietnam and the implementation of the agreements reached during his current visit.
Business

Vietnam, EFTA begin free trade feasibility study

Vietnam and four members of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) launched a feasibility study on a free trade agreement in Geneva on May 19, coinciding with the official visit to Switzerland by President Nguyen Minh Triet.
Business

RoK trade to top 10 billion USD

Bilateral trade between Vietnam and Republic of Korea (RoK0 could top 10 billion USD this year, Ju-Tae Lee, chairman of the Korea Importers Association (KOIMA) told a business matching event in HCM City on May 18.
Business

Thai bank pushes investors to explore Vietnam

The Economic Intelligence Centre of the Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) has urged Thai private investors to look for opportunities in three Indochinese countries and Myanmar amidst its losing position in Vietnam.
Politics

State President calls for more RoK investment

Vietnam wants businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to continue strong investment in Vietnam, maintaining its position as a leading foreign investor in the country, said the State President.
Zhejiang businesses lauded for boosting trade Business

Zhejiang businesses lauded for boosting trade

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung hailed the practical contributions of Zhejiang businesses to Vietnam-China trade ties and called on them to seize investment opportunities in Vietnam.
Politics

PM meets with foreign leaders at nuclear summit

Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on April 12 held separate meetings with leaders of Japan , New Zealand, Morocco and the European Union (EU) on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit in the US.
Politics

President Triet’s activities in Saudi Arabia

Vietnamese State President Nguyen Minh Triet on April 11 delivered a speech at the consultative council of Saudi Arabia - the Ash Shura Council - as part of his three-day visit to the country.
Business

Steel producers allay shortages

The Vietnam Steel Corporation (Vnsteel) has assured that there will be no shortage of steel in the market and prices will remain stable in the coming time.