Archive for category: News

  • Economic, tourism ties with neighbours strengthened

    Economic, tourism ties with neighbours strengthened

    News December 27, 2017 10:24 am no comments

    High-ranking government officials from Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos gathered in Vietnam’s Binh Phuoc province yesterday for a tripartite senior-level conference and agreed to enhance cooperation in trade, tourism and agriculture. The 11th meeting of the Cambodia-Laos-Vietnam Development Triangle Area Joint Coordination Committee (CLV DTA JCC) brought to the negotiating table [...]

     
  • Investors show interests in Vietnam

    Investors show interests in Vietnam

    News December 26, 2017 9:22 am no comments

    More and more investors and large economic groups have shown interest in the Vietnamese market due to the success of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting in November. A survey conducted by PWC revealed that 62 percent of the world’s 1,400 leading CEOs who attended the APEC event plan [...]

     
  • Opinion: The CPTPP represents significant opportunity for the Canadian economy

    Opinion: The CPTPP represents significant opportunity for the Canadian economy

    News December 20, 2017 8:20 am no comments

    Unfortunately, the Trudeau government inexplicably has sought to slow down the negotiations aimed at concluding the CPTPP, which has been under development for more than a decade. The other 10 signatory nations — the United States dropped out following President Donald Trump’s election — are keen to proceed with the [...]

     
  • Investors’ recommendations welcomed to improve business climate: PM

    Investors’ recommendations welcomed to improve business climate: PM

    News December 19, 2017 4:18 pm no comments

    The government of Vietnam welcomes all feedback and recommendations of domestic and foreign investors in order to improve local policies for a better business climate, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 18. He made the remarks at a meeting with representatives of local and foreign enterprises and investors [...]

     
  • More consistent foreign arbitration rules needed for investment

    More consistent foreign arbitration rules needed for investment

    News December 18, 2017 3:42 pm no comments

    Việt Nam has made significant progress in aligning its policies on foreign arbitral awards with international standards, but it needs to foster enforcement capacity to enhance trust and confidence of foreign businesses. That content was among the discussion of experts at the launch of the ‘Judicial Manual for Commercial Mediation and Arbitration’ [...]

     
  • E-commerce websites have to be registered

    E-commerce websites have to be registered

    News December 18, 2017 9:40 am no comments

    A website considered an e-commerce website and must be registered or notified to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT). They are those serving part or whole of the following activities is including purchasing and selling of goods or provision of services; from display and introduction of goods or services to [...]

     
  • Official visit from Poland spurs co-operation efforts

    Official visit from Poland spurs co-operation efforts

    News December 8, 2017 9:21 pm no comments

    Polish President Andrzej Duda underscored the immense potential for further co-operation between Vietnam and Poland in trade and investment during his state visit to Vietnam. Speaking at last week’s Vietnam-Poland Economic Forum on November 30, President Duda said that Vietnam is Poland’s greatest ally in the region, adding that there [...]

     
  • Japan lures Vietnamese investors with free support

    Japan lures Vietnamese investors with free support

    News December 8, 2017 3:24 pm no comments

    With a growing economy, sophisticated market, innovation, together with business-friendly infrastructure and a comfortable living environment, Japan is attractive destination for Vietnamese enterprises to invest in. The statement was made by Hironobu Kitagawa, chief representative of Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) Hà Nội, at a conference to introduce investment support programme [...]

     
  • Vietnam among two slowest-selling automotive markets in ASEAN: report

    Vietnam among two slowest-selling automotive markets in ASEAN: report

    News December 7, 2017 9:18 am no comments

    Specifically, Vietnam sold 4.2 percent fewer cars as of November this year compared to the same period last year, a drop from nearly 193,000 cars to just under 185,000. The fall was only behind Brunei, which saw a plunge of seven percent year-on-year, from over 9,400 cars to around 8,700 [...]

     
  • NA Chairwoman meets Australian Foreign Minister

    NA Chairwoman meets Australian Foreign Minister

    News December 4, 2017 9:11 pm no comments

    During a meeting in Canberra on Thursday with Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop, deputy head of the ruling Liberal Party of Australia, Ngân said the Vietnamese NA welcomed the likely upcoming upgrade of bilateral ties to the strategic partnership level. As the two countries celebrate the 45th anniversary of [...]