Economics - Politics
The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency held a workshop in the capital on May 25 on trade promotion to the Middle East and Africa, which followed a conference on South American trade promotion on May 24.
The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and the Communist Party of China (CPC) shared experience in enhancing the Party’s leadership in press and media work in the new situation at their 13th theoretical workshop held in Henan province, China, on May 25-26.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc called on the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest more renewable energy, infrastructure, high technology, and processing industry in Vietnam, during his reception for Park Won-soon, Special Envoy of the RoK’s President Moon Jae-in, in Hanoi on May 25.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc hosted a reception for Iranian Ambassador to Việt Nam, Saleh Adibi, during which he called on Iran to make it easy for Vietnamese firms to expand investment in the Islamic nation.
A business seminar took place on May 24 in Hanoi at which the Ministry of Industry and Trade teamed up with the local chamber of commerce with the aim to give an up-to-date view of South American economies.
The 17th ASEAN’s Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC 17) opened in the Lao capital city of Vientiane on May 24.