Thailand pins high hope on FTAs to boost exports

Thailand pins high hope on FTAs to boost exports

Thailand’s Commerce Ministry looks set to propose negotiation frameworks for the Thailand-EU free trade agreement (FTA) and ASEAN-Canada FTA for cabinet approval in the third quarter, aiming to boost the country's exports.
Malaysia favoured expansion destination for ASEAN: StanChart

Malaysia favoured expansion destination for ASEAN: StanChart

Malaysia is a favoured expansion destination for ASEAN companies looking for growth opportunities in the 10-nation bloc, according to a survey by Standard Chartered (StanChart).
ASEAN, Czech Republic look to standardise customs procedures

ASEAN, Czech Republic look to standardise customs procedures

The Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) Committee in coordination with the Customs Administration of the Czech Republic has held a webinar to introduce the electronic customs of the European country.
Vietnamese leaders offer sympathy to Germany over severe floods

Vietnamese leaders offer sympathy to Germany over severe floods

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 17 sent a message of sympathy to President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier over severe flooding triggered by torrential rains in the states of Rhineland-Palatinate, North Rhine-Westphalia and Saarland that claimed dozens of lives and left thousands missing
UNSC: Vietnam supports comprehensive political solution in Libya

UNSC: Vietnam supports comprehensive political solution in Libya

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the United Nations, has welcomed recent positive developments in politics and security in Libya, and affirmed Vietnam’s support to a comprehensive political solution led and owned by Libyan people.
Singapore opens one of world’s largest floating solar power farms

Singapore opens one of world’s largest floating solar power farms

A floating solar power farm covering an area of 45ha was unveiled in Singapore on July 14, becoming one of the biggest of its kind in the world.
Australia donates nearly $30 million and 1.5 million vaccines to Vietnam

Australia donates nearly $30 million and 1.5 million vaccines to Vietnam

The Australia-Vietnam Enhanced Economic Engagement Strategy will create more favourable conditions for bilateral trade and investment relations.
Thailand sees tougher Covid-19 curbs bite, including Bangkok curfew

Thailand sees tougher Covid-19 curbs bite, including Bangkok curfew

Over ten million people were placed under fresh Covid-19 restrictions and a curfew in the Thai capital Monday, as the kingdom battles a surge of cases worsened by the highly infectious Alpha and Delta variants.
90-year-old infected with 'two virus variants at once'

90-year-old infected with 'two virus variants at once'

A 90-year-old woman who died after falling ill with Covid-19 was infected with both the Alpha and Beta variants of the coronavirus at the same time, researchers in Belgium said Sunday, adding that the rare phenomenon may be underestimated.
Vietnam elected as vice chair of UNCTAD intergovernmental expert group’s meeting

Vietnam elected as vice chair of UNCTAD intergovernmental expert group’s meeting

Vietnamese Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai has been elected as vice chairperson and rapporteur of a meeting of the Intergovernmental Group of Experts of the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in Geneva.
ASEAN-New Zealand Joint Cooperation Committee holds 9th meeting

ASEAN-New Zealand Joint Cooperation Committee holds 9th meeting

The ASEAN-New Zealand Joint Cooperation Committee virtually convened its 9th meeting on July 9, during which the sides reiterated their commitment to deepening their strategic partnership.
Several questions raised by first expansion of CPTPP

Several questions raised by first expansion of CPTPP

The launch of the accession process for the UK into the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is an important milestone. It marks the first time that the agreement has been expanded since it entered into force in late 2018.
Bilateral trade with China on the increase

Bilateral trade with China on the increase

As economic ties between Vietnam and China grow quickly, it is being deemed crucial to promote bilateral trade in a more balanced way.
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