ASEAN and Canada discuss issues of shared concern

The two sides agreed to promote economic and trade cooperation,maintain supply chain connection, support micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises, diversify markets,explore the possibility of a free trade agreement, further strengthen cooperation in education and training sector, and build high-quality workforce via the Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED).

Canada attaches importance to cooperation with ASEAN

The two sides agreed to promote economic and trade cooperation, maintain supply chain connectivity, and support the development of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). They also agreed to open markets, create favorable conditions for expanding business and investment market, examine the possibility of formulating a Free Trade Agreement (FTA), and further promote cooperation in […]

Trade upswing pressures local ports

Before the enforcement of the historic deal, the empty container and feeder transportation services had for years been restricted to Vietnamese companies, with shipping giant Vietnam Maritime Corporation (VIMC) being among the major domestic players. Evidently, along with shipping lines operating in Vietnam by Maersk Vietnam Ltd., those of APL-NOL (Vietnam) Ltd., MSC Vietnam Co., […]

Vietnam, Singapore can learn from each other: ambassador

This file image shows Singapore Ambassador to Vietnam Catherine Wong. Photo: Quang Dinh / Tuoi Tre Vietnam’s public opinion and experts/government often consider Singapore a model for Vietnamese development. What is the lesson Vietnam can learn from Singapore? Regarding the cooperation between the two nations, what is the most important advantage/lesson that Singapore can learn […]