Japan provides loan to help Indonesia mitigate natural disasters

Jakarta (VNA), Feb. 15 -- Indonesia and Japan have signed an exchange of notes concerning a loan worth 31.8 billion JPY to improve the Southeast Asian country's management capacity in mitigating impac... Read More

Foreign arrivals may fall 60% amid Covid-19 epidemic

Hanoi, Feb. 15 -- The General Statistics Office forecast the number of foreign tourists to Vietnam at 644,000 in the first quarter, declining by about 800,000 compared to the non-Covid scenario. The ... Read More

European businesses pin hope on EVFTA

Hanoi, Feb. 15 -- The ratification of EVFTA and EVIPA are long expected by 27 EU member countries and Vietnam, especially the business circle of the two sides after nearly eight years of official nego... Read More

Vietnam, India to boost exports to each other's markets

New Delhi (VNA), Feb. 15 -- With the comprehensive strategic partnership and large purchasing power , Vietnam and India have large potential to increase two-way trade via boosting the export of their ... Read More

Thailand considers CPTPP membership

Bangkok (NNT/VNA), Feb. 15 -- Thailand's International Economic Policy Committee has held a meeting chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak to consider the pros and cons of Thailand joini... Read More

EVFTA gives new boost to Vietnam-Czech Republic economic ties

Prague (VNA), Feb. 15 -- The European Parliament (EP)'s ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement on February 12 has been applauded... Read More

FIFA praises Vietnamese striker Linh

Hanoi, Feb. 15 -- The world football governing body FIFA recently interviewed Vietnamese striker Nguyen Tien Linh ahead of the upcoming 2022 World Cup qualification match in March. In a post headline... Read More

More than 800 firms stop operating or scale down due to COVID-19

Hanoi (VNA), Feb. 15 -- More than 800 businesses and 8,700 employees have been affected by the COVID-19 epidemic, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs. The ministry has ju... Read More

Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City schools to stay shut for another week

HCM City (VNA), Feb. 15 -- Local officials in HCM City and Hanoi announced on February 14 that schools will remain shut for at least another week due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19. The mov... Read More

EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement goes through Czech lower house

Prague (VNA), Feb. 15 -- The Chamber of Deputies (Lower House) of the Parliament of the Czech Republic has passed a resolution supporting some international agreements, including the EU-Vietnam Invest... Read More