Switzerland grants 5 million CHF for Vietnam’s trade promotion policy Business

Switzerland grants 5 million CHF for Vietnam’s trade promotion policy

The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) signed an agreement in Hanoi on October 22 on the Swiss Government’s commitment of non-refundable aid worth 5 million CHF for a project on improving Vietnam’s trade and export promotion policy.
Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan Business

Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) on October 7 granted a Geographical Indication (GI) certification for dragon fruit grown in the south central province of Binh Thuan of Vietnam after three years the Binh Thuan Dragon Fruit Association had submitted the application for the status in Japan.
CPTPP member states discuss UK’s entry World

CPTPP member states discuss UK’s entry

Expert groups of 11 members states of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) convened their first meeting via videoconference on September 28 to discuss the UK’s entry to the pact.
National Day celebrated in Slovakia Politics

National Day celebrated in Slovakia

The Embassy of Vietnam to Slovakia has hosted a ceremony to celebrate the 76th National Day of Vietnam in Bratislava, gathering representatives from local authorities and businesses, diplomatic corps and Vietnamese people in the European country.
Vietsovpetro to complete all goals for 2021 in September Business

Vietsovpetro to complete all goals for 2021 in September

The Vietnam – Russia oil and gas joint venture Vietsovpetro is likely to complete all of its yearly targets in revenue, profit and State budget payment right in September thanks to comprehensive and effective measures to promote production.
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc wraps up Cuba visit Politics

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc wraps up Cuba visit

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc successfully concluded his official visit to Cuba at the invitation of First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and President of Cuba Miguel Díaz-Canel.
Viettel achieves record 5G speed Sci-Tech

Viettel achieves record 5G speed

Viettel has successfully researched, tested and established a 5G data transmission speed of more than 4.7Gb per second. This speed is 40 times higher than the 4G speed and more than two times the existing 5G speed, making Viettel one of the fastest 5G telecom networks in Asia.
India, Singapore to link mobile payment systems World

India, Singapore to link mobile payment systems

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on September 14 announced a project to link their respective fast payment systems to facilitate cross-border money transfer with low cost.