More than 200 foreign firms attended a conference to promote investment in Viet
Nam in London on July 4.
Deputy PM Dam congratulated Ambassador Craig Chittick for his successful mission in Viet
Nam with positive contributions to consolidating and boosting the relations between Viet
Nam and Australia.
The statement was made on July 2 in London, the UK on the occasion of the 7th UK-Viet Nam Strategic Dialogue, which was co-chaired by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Viet
Nam To Anh Dung and Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Harriett Baldwin.
The signing ceremony of the Viet
Nam-EU free trade agreement and investment protection agreement:
In reply, Japanese PM Abe highly spoke of Viet
Nams position, role, and diplomatic achievements over the past time.
Phuc made the point at the Viet
Nam investment promotion conference themed Promoting Viet
Nam-Japan cooperation for mutual prosperity and confidence that took place in Tokyo, Japan on July 1.
Deputy Minister Thang made the point following the signing ceremony of the EVFTA and the EVIPA between Viet
Nam and the EU on June 30 in Ha Noi.
The European Union and Viet
Nam will sign a bilateral free trade agreement (EVFTA) in Ha Noi on June 30, he revealed, stating that by 2020, Viet
Nam will have highly preferential free trade relations with 55 partners, including G7 countries and 15 member states of the G20.
ASEAN has grown significantly since Viet
Nam assumed the Chair in 2010 but the bloc is also facing numerous challenges, thus promoting ASEAN solidarity, unity and centrality is a top task to help the bloc overcome challenges and adapt to fast and complicated changes, emphasized Minh.
In the past few years, Viet
Nam has consistently been one of the top five most active among the 20 developing markets where the TFP operates.
According to a Reuters report from July citing sources, HSBC was discussing a potential deal worth some USD400m (EUR324m) for its Bao Viet
stake with Sumitomo Life Insurance Company.
Diana says the deal will be completed in November and that the founder of Diana Viet
Nam will remain involved in business management.