• Azevêdo: “The stability of the trading system is fundamental to our economic wellbeing”

    Azevêdo: “The stability of the trading system is fundamental to our economic wellbeing”

    Speaking at an OECD Ministerial Council meeting on 31 May, Director-General Roberto Azevêdo said the multilateral trading system provides a stable and predictable business environment that helps to drive economic growth. He underlined the need to defend this stability but [...]

  • WTO issues 2018 Annual Report

    WTO issues 2018 Annual Report

    The WTO’s Annual Report, published today (31 May), provides a comprehensive account of the organization’s activities in 2017 and early 2018. The Report opens with a message from Director-General Roberto Azevêdo and a brief overview of the year. This is [...]

  • Symposium highlights role of Trade Facilitation Agreement in easing global flow of goods

    Symposium highlights role of Trade Facilitation Agreement in easing global flow of goods

    A joint G20-OECD-WTO event held on 30 May 2018 at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris discussed how the international community can join efforts to further ease the flow of goods among WTO members. The WTO’s [...]

  • Can RCEP negotiations be concluded by end-2018?

    Can RCEP negotiations be concluded by end-2018?

    The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) inched closer to completion last March when the ministers of all 16 countries met in Singapore for their fourth intersessional meeting. Next up on the almanac for leaders is a ministerial meeting which will [...]

  • RoK helps Vietnam build e-government system

    RoK helps Vietnam build e-government system

    Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) will join hands to develop e-government system in Vietnam under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) inked on May 25 between Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung and RoK Minister of Interior [...]

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Global experts share views on blockchain in HCM City

Global experts share views on blockchain in HCM City

Two thousand people took part in the first ever Việt Nam Blockchain Week, a global conference on blockchain...

 

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A boost for Vietnamese tourism promotion

A boost for Vietnamese tourism promotion

The Viet Nam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has upgraded the tourism promotion website  vietnamtourism.comand special...