Research on EVFTA’s one-year implementation released (05/11/2021)
A research on one-year implementation of the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) was launched at a workshop in Hanoi on November 3.

Trade cooperation – momentum of Vietnam-US ties (05/11/2021)
The relations between Vietnam and the US would continue to grow stably in the time ahead, with economic and trade cooperation the centre and key momentum of the bilateral ties, Vietnamese and US officials said.

Building “localization of raw material supply” strategy (04/11/2021)
Vietnam’s export turnover is estimated to reach US$27.3 billion in October, increasing one percent year on year and the import turnover reached US$26.2 billion, decreasing 1.7 percent.

Seminar discusses ways to bolster Vietnam-Pacific Alliance relations (04/11/2021)
An international seminar highlighting cooperation and development of the Pacific Alliance was held in both in-person and virtual forms on November 3.

Vietnam, Australia announce enhanced economic engagement strategy (04/11/2021)
Vietnam and Australia will accelerate trade and investment levels from 2021-2025, through a new economic strategy bringing their burgeoning commercial ties into sharp focus.

Vietnamese firms seek to promote farm produce export to Russia, EAEU (04/11/2021)
A workshop discussing opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to increase export of agricultural and aquatic products to Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) was held by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), the Vietnam Trade Office in Russia and the Russian trade representative office in Vietnam, on November 2 in Hanoi.

Agro-forestry-fisheries exports rise 13 percent in 10 months (03/11/2021)
Vietnam enjoyed a year-on-year rise of 13.1 percent in the export revenue of agro-forestry-fisheries products in the first 10 months of 2021 to nearly 38.75 billion USD, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Building “localization of raw material supply” strategy (03/11/2021)
Domestic businesses are now facing post-pandemic challenges of the price of raw materials that has increased 2-3 times over the same period last year, late delivery, disruptions in logistics and supply chain leading to high transportation costs.

PM visit to France expected to boost bilateral ties and trade (03/11/2021)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh is to pay an official visit to France from November 3-5.

Vice President wraps up visit to Greece (03/11/2021)
Vietnamese Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan held talks with Greek Deputy Prime Minister Panagiotis Pikrammenos, met with General Secretary of the Communist Party of Greece Dimitrios Koutsoumpas and chaired a Vietnam – Greece business seminar before concluding her official visit to the European country from October 31 – November 2.

Vietnam, UK enhance cooperation in digital economy, digital transformation (02/11/2021)
Vietnamese Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung and the UK’s Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Chris Philp signed a Letter of Intent on cooperation in digital economy and digital transformation on November 1 (London time).

Vietnam, UK sign 26 cooperation deals (02/11/2021)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh attended and witnessed a ceremony to sign 26 cooperation agreements between ministries, sectors and businesses of Vietnam and the United Kingdom on October 31 (London time).

Vietnamese FM meets with British counterpart on sidelines of COP26 (02/11/2021)
Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son held a bilateral meeting with British Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs Elizabeth Truss in Glasgow, Scotland (the UK), on November 1 afternoon (local time).

Vietnam is Canada’s largest trade partner in ASEAN (02/11/2021)
Focusing on the Asian region, particularly ASEAN member states, including Vietnam, is Canada’s strategy in seeking dynamic partners. The initiative was affirmed in Canada’s 44th parliament and during an online discussion on Asia policy held recently by Canada-ASEAN initiatives in cooperation with the Vietnam-Canada Friendship Association.

ASEAN looks to lift trade ties with Mexico (01/11/2021)
The ASEAN Committee in Mexico City (ACMC) in coordination with the Mexican Business Council for Foreign Trade, Investment and Technology (COMCE) organised a working visit to Michoacan state from October 25 – 28 in order to promote trade and investment ties between ASEAN countries and this locality.

Vice President hopes for stronger ties with Portugal (01/11/2021)
Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan met Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo De Sousa and received Vice-President of the Assembly of Portugal Antonio Filipe Gaiao on October 29 on the sidelines of her attendance at the 2021 Global Summit of Women in Lisbon, Portugal.

Vietnam, Russia review economic, trade, scientific cooperation ties (01/11/2021)
Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Chernyshenko co-chaired the annual 23rd meeting of the Vietnam – Russia Inter-Governmental Committee on Economic, Trade and Scientific-Technological Cooperation via videoconference on October 29.

Vietnam's 10-month export value up 16.6 percent (01/11/2021)
Vietnam’s export turnover in the first ten months of 2021 is estimated at nearly 268 billion USD, up 16.6 percent against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on October 29.

Enhancing Vietnam-UK relations in a more competitive era (29/10/2021)
The UK Council on Geostrategy (COG) released its new policy paper entitled “Enhancing British-Vietnamese relations in a more competitive era” during an event in London on October 27.

Shrimp exporters accelerate production (29/10/2021)
Vietnamese shrimp producers are accelerating production to reach their export target this year.