Moscow (VNA) – An online workshop to promote trade cooperation between Vietnam and the Udmurtia Republic, a federal subject of Russia, took place on November 27, bringing together representatives from enterprises of both sides. In his opening speech, head of the Udmurtia Republic Alesander Brechalov briefed participants on Udmurtia’s economic potential, saying that he expects the event will help the two sides’ enterprises understand each other's proposals. Udmurtia ranks first in terms of cheese production and third in milk production in Russia, he said, adding that the Udmurtia has two cities with investment incentives and four industrial parks being available for serving businesses. He expressed his hope for expanding cooperation with Vietnam. For his part, General Director of the Trade Promotion Agency of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam Vu Ba Phu said the workshop offers a good chance to introduce cooperation potential to the two sides … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Russia’s Udmurtia Republic seek to boost trade bond
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Senior Lieutenant General Le Huy Vinh chairs the working session. Concluding the working session, General Vinh affirmed that in the current context of the country, apart from advantages, there are still many difficulties and challenges, especially hostile forces’ activities against the Party, the State and the military. Therefore, the region should embrace the Resolution of the CMC for missions in 2021 while attaching much importance to leadership in order to fulfill all assigned missions. … [Read more...] about MR3 asked to boost external defense relations
Moscow (VNA) – Vietnamese tea, coffee and coconut products are among those on display at the international trade fair WorldFood Moscow 2020 underway in the Russian capital from September 22 – 25. This year, the products are displayed by two Russian importers since no Vietnamese firms are able to attend the event due to travel restrictions triggered by COVID-19. Among the Russian exhibitors is Vietcoco Co., Ltd. based in Krasnoyarsk city, eastern Siberia. The company imports organic coconut products from Vietnam to distribute to local retailers, Director-General Anton Kudryatsev told a Vietnam News Agency correspondent in Russia. The WorldFood Moscow 2020 is expected to provide an opportunity for the firm to seek partners in the retailing sector in Moscow, he said, adding that Vietnam is one of the world’s leading exporters of coconut and the product’s presence in Russia not only helps raise bilateral trade between the two countries but also boost its exports … [Read more...] about Russia importers display Vietnamese products at WorldFoor Moscow 2020
Director of the Green Annamites Project, Daniel Lopez, said: “Over the past four years, the USAID Green Annamites project has invested US$23.9 million to help the provinces of Quảng Nam and Thừa Thiên-Huế to protect the region’s globally significant biodiversity and help local and ethnic minority communities to diversify and improve their livelihoods.” … [Read more...] about People benefit from Green Annamites Project
Free trade agreement: In June, Vietnam ratified a free trade agreement with the European Union (EVFTA), becoming the second Southeast Asian state to do so with the 27-country bloc. In mid-November, Hanoi played host to an ASEAN summit where the world’s largest trade pact the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) was signed and the country is a signatory. … [Read more...] about How Vietnam weathers global health crisis and rises?