The Hanoitimes - Recently, Kazakhstan has been going through major political changes, on this occasion, Kazakhstan Ambassador to Vietnam Beketzhan Zhumakhanov shared with Hanoitimes his view on the matter and the cooperation prospects with Vietnam in the future. Kazakhstan – Vietnam ties developing in all spheres: Ambassador Cooperation between Hanoi and Kazakhstan capital of Astana promoted Hanoi has vast potential to become a modernized city: Kazakhstan Ambassador Strengthening Vietnam-Kazakhstan bilateral trade relationship Kazakhstan Ambassador to Vietnam Beketzhan Zhumakhanov. Photo courtesy: Kazakhstan embassy in Hanoi. Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev has resigned after three decades in power, while the capital city's name has also been changed from Astana to Nur-Sultan. What is your view of these significant changes, and how do they impact Kazakhstan's diplomatic policies in the future, especially with Vietnam? On March 19, … [Read more...] about Substantial potential remains for trade and economic cooperation between Kazakhstan and Vietnam: Amb.
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(VEN) - The Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam aim to reach US$100 billion in bilateral trade by 2020. RoK Ambassador to Vietnam Kim Do Hyon discussed the ties between the two countries with Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Tam. RoK Ambassador to Vietnam Kim Do Hyon How do you assess economic cooperation prospects between the two countries? Many RoK enterprises have invested in Vietnam and achieved success. Effective investment benefits the RoK and helps Vietnam become a global production base. However, to achieve the goal, cooperation with RoK enterprises in support industries must be strengthened, and merger and acquisition (M&A) deals must be completed to enable technology transfer from the RoK to Vietnam, facilitating the development of support industry enterprises in Vietnam. In my opinion, it is very important to contribute to the development of Vietnam’s manufacturing sector and support industries. The RoK government is committed to helping … [Read more...] about Support industries: The flaw and promise in RoK Vietnam economic cooperation
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc (blue tie) and WEF Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab witness the signing of an agreement between the Viet Nam and the WEF on building a center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Meeting with Dutch Queen Maxima, who is the UN Secretary General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, PM Phuc affirmed that Viet Nam is focusing on building a national strategy on inclusive finance, which serves as an important foundation for the country to realise the UN’s inclusive finance goals in particular, and socio-economic and sustainable development targets as a whole. He took the occasion to invite the Dutch King and Queen to visit Viet Nam. PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc (L) meets with Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Carrie Lam Talking with Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Carrie Lam, Phuc said that as Hong Kong is an important economic partner of Viet Nam, … [Read more...] about PM busy on sidelines of World Economic Forum Annual Meeting
Germany supports Hoi An with “Bike City” program developmentBy Ha Linh Foreign tourists cycle while sightseeing in Hoi An City – PHOTO: NHAN TAM DANANG – The German government has sponsored the ancient town of Hoi An in Quang Nam Province with a total investment of 178,000 euros, or VND4.1 billion, to develop bicycle-based traffic and free or low-cost bicycle-sharing projects, which are scheduled for deployment by September 2019, heard attendees at a seminar on the development of bike traffic in Hoi An City. Speaking at the seminar, organized on October 24 by the Hoi An government in collaboration with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and Health Bridge Vietnam, Nguyen Van Son, vice chairman of Hoi An City, said the project had resulted from the Global Urban Mobility Challenge Award of the Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative (TUMI), held by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development … [Read more...] about Germany supports Hoi An with “Bike City” program development
Governor Josef Bernard is interested in when being present Vietnam's Chu Dau ceramic product (Photo: VNA) At the meeting, Ambassador Tuan highly appreciated Plzen’s potentials and strengths in industry, agriculture, transport, tourism and service, which are fields in which Plzen and Vietnam’s localities can cooperate and exchange experiences. He also thanked the board of leaders and Governor Josef Bernard for supporting and creating favourable conditions for the Vietnamese community to integrate into the local society and actively participate in the locality’s activities. The Ambassador wanted the Vietnamese community to continue to receive further attention, including financial support, to organize cultural activities as well as create conditions to grant license, rent location and space to open a Vietnamese class for children and develop spiritual cultural activities. Currently, the 6,000-member Vietnamese community in Plzen mainly do … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Czech promote economic cooperation among localities