We are fully aware that we commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations in 2021 and we would of course welcome a conclusion of our negotiations as soon as possible. However, it is not possible to predict when the negotiations can be concluded. We hope that we will soon be able to solve the last outstanding issues and agree on an ambitious FTA which is beneficial to both sides. VIR … [Read more...] about In search of access to EFTA markets
Qualcomm, the US giant chip manufacturer, has recently announced that it will set up its first testing lab in Vietnam. The decision not just serves as a backup plan for the US-China war escalation, but also as Qualcomm’s strategy to target potential Vietnamese clients such as VinSmart, BKAV and Viettel. … [Read more...] about The opportunities for Vietnam to ‘create miracles’ have come
The group will effectively carry out coordination mechanisms and cooperation agreements with the Ministry of National Defence, the Ministry of Public Security and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to fully conduct its tasks in controlling and exploring oil and gas. … [Read more...] about PVN to boost development of new and renewable energies in 2020-25 period
“The tragedy that struck Beirut early in August has saddened us all. We’ve been fortunate that our colleagues in the city are uninjured. Many companies and families were not so lucky," said Siemens Energy CEO Christian Bruch. “We’re in a position to provide fast and uncomplicated assistance to the people of Beirut, and so we feel a responsibility in this situation to help wherever we can. We’re ready to secure a reliable, affordable supply of electricity for the people of Lebanon and help them rebuild their country." … [Read more...] about Siemens supports Lebanon victims in wake of recent tragic catastrophe
Samsung’s mobile phones and phone parts are getting more sophisticated and smaller, which change every six months. It is a challenge for Vietnamese enterprises to renovate production lines and technologies, which requires huge capital. “If Vietnamese vendors can provide products with quality, meeting requirements, and at stable reasonable prices, there won’t be a reason for Samsung to refuse to buy products from them,” he said. … [Read more...] about How do VN businesses join the global supply chain?