Vietnam’s 20-year APEC membership: strategic vision Politics

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.
Commercial banks race to expand foreign investments Business

Commercial banks race to expand foreign investments

Vietnamese commercial banks are racing to develop their networks by opening representative offices and subsidiaries in foreign nations, paving the way for them to expand their overseas operations, according to market watchers.
Vietnam, Romania seek to boost economic links Business

Vietnam, Romania seek to boost economic links

Economic, trade, and investment ties between Vietnam and Romania remain modest and have yet to match their full potential, as heard at a seminar introducing the Romanian market in Hanoi on October 22.
PM calls for joint efforts for world of sustainable development Politics

PM calls for joint efforts for world of sustainable development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has addressed the High-level General Debate of the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly, calling on countries to continue highlighting the role of the United Nations and join hands for a world of peace, equality and sustainable development.
Diplomacy makes worthy contribution to national development: Deputy PM Politics

Diplomacy makes worthy contribution to national development: Deputy PM

The diplomatic sector has efficiently served the national revolutionary cause and made worthy contribution to the country’s strong rise from the ruin of war to become a symbol of peace, stability, unity and harmony, renovation and development, according to the country’s top diplomat Pham Binh Minh.
Impact of new-generation FTAs on textile industry discussed Business

Impact of new-generation FTAs on textile industry discussed

Vietnamese textiles firms were updated on the potential prospects, advantages, and barriers that are to brought about by the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) at a workshop in Hanoi on July 18.
Can Tho: SMEs gain knowledge about engaging in global value chains Business

Can Tho: SMEs gain knowledge about engaging in global value chains

More than 240 business leaders and senior executives of multi-industry small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are gathering at a workshop in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho to gain knowledge and practical training on becoming an integral part of global value chains and regional e-commerce.
Vietnam, Canada sign cooperation memoranda Business

Vietnam, Canada sign cooperation memoranda

Several memoranda of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in different fields were inked between Vietnam and Canada in the presence of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the two countries’ business roundtable in Quebec on June 8 (Canada time).