Vietnam’s key export items to Ukraine include cashew nuts, pepper, and tea. This year, rice was absent from the list of export items to Ukraine but two more items were added, namely rubber, and iron and steel in various types. The Southeast Asian nation’s major imports from Ukraine are machinery, equipment, appliances, and spare parts. … [Read more...] about Upbeat trends in Vietnam-Ukraine bilateral trade
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Despite the never-ending debate about maintaining or getting rid of the Lunar New Year or Tet festival in short, it remains one of the most anticipated celebrations of the year among Vietnamese and expats thanks to the beautiful traditional values, singular and meaningful rituals. … [Read more...] about What to know about Tet holiday in Vietnam?
Both Vietnam and the EU are considered the signing of the EVFTA to be a success in bilateral relations. However, there are concerns that with the EVFTA, Vietnamese goods will face disadvantages and will not be able to compete with goods and services of the EU. According to Mr. Giorgio Aliberti, the EU’s Ambassador to Vietnam, in the EVFTA, there are terms of protectionism which regulate specifically the fields that Vietnam is vulnerable when opening the market, will have higher latency than the EU. When the EVFTA takes effect, 99 percent of tariff lines will be removed in accordance with the roadmap regulated in the agreement but there will be two different routes between the EU and Vietnam. The EU only has seven years to totally open the doors whereas Vietnam has up to ten years. This will be the time for Vietnam to improve the competitiveness of its products. He said that he did not concern about the export capacity of Vietnam as the country has been exporting well to the EU. … [Read more...] about EU, Vietnam cooperate to improve competitiveness
Over past years, Vietnam’s tourism has grown miraculously both in quantity and quality. The 18 million international visitors to Vietnam in 2019 prove the success of the country’s efforts, including the bloom of high-class international travellers to the country. There is a large number of new 5- and 6-star hotels and resorts opening along the country. Vietnam has hosted various international conferences and is the perfect choice for wealthy people in the world to celebrate their dream weddings, book cave discoveries or cycling tours. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s upscale tourism on the rise
The two countries considered that the traditional New Year holiday is an important event of each country as well as core values of families and cultural root. At the joyful atmosphere of the upcoming Tet holiday, the consuls general do not forget to talk about the two-sided relationships. US Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Marie Damour stressed that the Lunar New Year 2020 will take place during the time of celebrating the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between two countries. The celebration will be marked with some important events during 2020. With the conception of New Year with new successes, she believed that the relationship between Vietnam and the US would continue to grow, especially in the fields of investment and trade, education, public health, energy and defense. Ms. Indira Lopez Arguelles, Consul General of Cuba to Ho Chi Minh said that a lot of investment opportunities between two countries had been defined for 2020. She affirmed to send doctors, sport … [Read more...] about Tet holiday- Wonderful time for experiencing Vietnam’s culture