Indonesia, Switzerland sign bilateral investment agreement

Indonesia, Switzerland sign bilateral investment agreement

After conducting seven rounds of negotiations which began in 2018, Indonesia and Switzerland have signed an Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (P4M) to boost trade and investment between the two countries.
Vietnamese President to pay official visits to Switzerland, Russia

Vietnamese President to pay official visits to Switzerland, Russia

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc will lead a high-ranking Vietnamese delegation to pay official visits to Switzerland and Russia from November 25 to December 2.
Switzerland supports Vietnam in enhancing trade policy and export promotion

Switzerland supports Vietnam in enhancing trade policy and export promotion

Switzerland and Vietnam will implement the SwissTrade project to improve trade performance and international competitiveness of SMEs.
“Vietnam days in Switzerland 2021" promote Vietnam's identity to Switzerland and Europe

“Vietnam days in Switzerland 2021" promote Vietnam's identity to Switzerland and Europe

Vietnam Days in Switzerland 2021 took place online to promote Vietnam as an authentic yet dynamic country to Swiss and European visitors.
50 years of Swiss-Vietnamese diplomatic relations

50 years of Swiss-Vietnamese diplomatic relations

On the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations, Swiss Ambassador in Vietnam Ivo Sieber writes about how far the two sides have come.
Migrant workers most affected by COVID-19 to receive relief from embassies

Migrant workers most affected by COVID-19 to receive relief from embassies

The embassies of New Zealand and Switzerland will fund a $56,520 humanitarian aid project to assist vulnerable migrant workers in Ho Chi Minh City.
Former German vice chancellor to become Vietnam’s honorary consul to Switzerland

Former German vice chancellor to become Vietnam’s honorary consul to Switzerland

Dr. Philipp Rösler, former Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister of Economics and Technology of Germany, will be officially sworn in later this month.
Switzerland sends 13 tonnes of medical supplies to support Vietnam's COVID-19 fight

Switzerland sends 13 tonnes of medical supplies to support Vietnam's COVID-19 fight

Swiss Humanitarian Aid is sending 30 ventillators, 500,000 antigen tests, and 280,000 medical face masks to Vietnam, including $5.42 million of relief supplies.
Switzerland launches its new cooperation programme for the period of 2021-2024 with Vietnam

Switzerland launches its new cooperation programme for the period of 2021-2024 with Vietnam

Today, Vice President of Switzerland Ignazio Cassis and Minister of Planning and Investment, Nguyen Chi Dung, launched the new Cooperation Programme 2021-2024 of Switzerland.
Switzerland supports Vietnam in building capacity for bank executives

Switzerland supports Vietnam in building capacity for bank executives

The Swiss Bank Executive Training programme is expected to transfer international know-how and expertise to Vietnamese bank executives at the SBV.
Implications of the US Treasury’s change of heart

Implications of the US Treasury’s change of heart

In the first semi-annual report on macroeconomic and foreign exchange policies of major trading partners of the United States under the Biden administration, the US Treasury Department noted that “there is insufficient evidence” to conclude that Vietnam and Switzerland manipulate their exchange rates to prevent an effective balance of payment adjustments or gain unfair competitive advantage in international trade.
Interest broadening for Swiss groups in Vietnam

Interest broadening for Swiss groups in Vietnam

Switzerland is now tightening bilateral investment ties with Vietnam as one of the largest European investors in the country. Swiss Ambassador to Vietnam Ivo Sieber shared with Celine Luu some of the fascinating fields that Swiss corporations are interested in, and how Vietnam should improve on their tailor-made policies to lure in more Swiss funds through free trade agreements.
Making Vietnam more attractive to foreign investors

Making Vietnam more attractive to foreign investors

Michael Isenschmid, managing director of Zurich-based IAP Investment & Trust Services AG, shares a few suggestions to make Vietnam even more attractive.
In search of access to EFTA markets

In search of access to EFTA markets

Karin Büchel, head of FTAs and EFTA at the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs in Switzerland, highlights the EFTA benefits to Vietnam and Switzerland.
Switzerland coronavirus cases top 10,000

Switzerland coronavirus cases top 10,000

Switzerland on Thursday (Mar 26) joined the small group of countries to declare more than 10,000 officially-recorded cases of COVID-19, as it launched plans to start tracking crowd build-ups through mobile phone data.
1 2 3