Vietnam, Uruguay look to expand economic cooperation Business

Vietnam, Uruguay look to expand economic cooperation

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai and Uruguayan Deputy Minister of Foreign Relations Carolina Ache Batlle on October 21 co-chaired the second meeting of the Vietnam-Uruguay Joint Committee on economic, trade and investment cooperation.
Vietnam-Laos trade continues flourishing Business

Vietnam-Laos trade continues flourishing

Two-way trade between Vietnam and Laos surpassed 947 million USD in the first nine months of 2021, up 28.2 percent year-on-year, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in Laos.
Associations join hands to boost sale of Vietnamese products abroad Business

Associations join hands to boost sale of Vietnamese products abroad

The Vietnam-Korea Business and Investment Association (VKBIA) and the Vietnam Business Association in the United Kingdom (VBUK) on October 18 signed virtually a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on comprehensive cooperation with the aim of stepping up coordination in promoting, attracting investment in and supporting the sale of Vietnamese products abroad.
Plans for coastal transport development under discussion Business

Plans for coastal transport development under discussion

The Ministry of Transport will propose a special mechanism to develop a fleet of river-sea vessels serving the country’s scheme to develop coastal transport, Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The told at a national teleconference on development of waterway and coastal transport logistics in Hanoi on October 14.
Foreign Minister: comprehensive vaccine plan for 2022 needed Society

Foreign Minister: comprehensive vaccine plan for 2022 needed

Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son has asked the Government’s Working Group on vaccine diplomacy to build a comprehensive vaccine plan for 2022 based on domestic demand, including vaccines for children aged 5-12 and 12-18, booster shots as well as the capacity of vaccine production at home.
Vietnam seeks to expand export markets for farm produce Business

Vietnam seeks to expand export markets for farm produce

Representatives of trade promotion agencies and business communities of India and three countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS), namely Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia, gathered at an online India-Mekong trade connection programme on October 11.
Firms advised to take advantage of CPTPP to increase exports to Mexico Business

Firms advised to take advantage of CPTPP to increase exports to Mexico

Despite continuous trade surplus with Mexico, Vietnam’s market share in this market is only 1.3 percent. Therefore, businesses should take advantage of incentives from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to expand the presence of Vietnamese goods in Mexico, experts said.
Vietnam, Australia look to beef up economic cooperation Business

Vietnam, Australia look to beef up economic cooperation

Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung and Australian Minister for Trade, Investment and Tourism Dan Tehan shared the hope that the Australia-Vietnam Enhanced Economic Engagement Strategy in 2021-2025 will be launched this year.