March 01, 2023 | 17:15
The entry into force of the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (FTA) has put Swiss exporters at a competitive disadvantage over their main EU competitors.
January 20, 2023 | 09:58
With an emphasis on sustainable power, the Vietnamese government has enacted several procedures and regulations to foster an equitable energy transition.
May 27, 2022 | 12:04
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.
November 23, 2021 | 10:15
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.
October 25, 2021 | 08:58
Switzerland and Vietnam will implement the SwissTrade project to improve trade performance and international competitiveness of SMEs.
October 12, 2021 | 18:34
Vietnam Days in Switzerland 2021 took place online to promote Vietnam as an authentic yet dynamic country to Swiss and European visitors.
October 12, 2021 | 08:54
On the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations, Swiss Ambassador in Vietnam Ivo Sieber writes about how far the two sides have come.
October 05, 2021 | 16:48
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.
September 06, 2021 | 13:43
Dr. Philipp Rösler, former Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister of Economics and Technology of Germany, will be officially sworn in later this month.
August 13, 2021 | 09:38
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.
August 06, 2021 | 18:05
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.
July 06, 2021 | 11:22
The Swiss Bank Executive Training programme is expected to transfer international know-how and expertise to Vietnamese bank executives at the SBV.
April 28, 2021 | 08:00
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.
November 20, 2020 | 11:00
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.
November 09, 2020 | 12:09
Michael Isenschmid, managing director of Zurich-based IAP Investment & Trust Services AG, shares a few suggestions to make Vietnam even more attractive.