Friday, December 14, 2018 8:05:33 PM - Markets open
VN-INDEX 952.04 -8.21/-0.85%
HNX-INDEX 106.65 -0.65/-0.61%
UPCOM-INDEX 53.47 -0.40/-0.75%
PM discusses trade facilitation with Indonesia’s business leader
VietnamPlus - 10/12/2018 1:30:31 PM
 (0 ratings. You must sign in to rate.)
 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with Chairman of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN) Rosan Perkasa Roeslani on October 12 during his stay in Indonesia for the ASEAN Leaders’ Gathering and a working visit.  
The PM took note of the encouraging development of Vietnam-Indonesia ties over the past time, with bilateral trade value reaching 6.5 billion USD in 2017. Indonesia has more than 70 investment projects in Vietnam worth more than 500 million USD. 
However, the Vietnamese Government leader said the current trade and investment partnership is still modest compared to potential. 
According to him, given its important role in promoting overall economic cooperation and supporting connections between businesses, the KADIN should work closely with its Vietnamese counterpart to push business links between the two countries.                   
He suggested that the KADIN recommended to the Indonesian Government measures to further facilitate imports from Vietnam, and improve coordination in verifying documents on origin, quality control and quarantine of agricultural and fishery products.
PM Phuc also called for more direct flights between tourist destinations of the two countries, noting that given the large populations of both countries, when only 0.5 percent of the population in one country travel to the other it would still be a significant number.
He asked the KADIN chairman to organize thematic conferences on tourism promotion, affirming that Vietnamese relevant agencies are ready to help with the work.                       
Rosan Perkasa Roeslani shared the Vietnamese PM’s view that there is room for bilateral trade and investment to expand. He said Vietnam has been successful in opening its market and attracting foreign investment, which he said can be useful experience for Indonesia. 
He added that based on his own investment in Vietnam in tourism and hotel business, he wants to promote cooperation between Indonesia and Vietnam in this field.-VNA
Read original article here
Newer News
12/12 Vietnam’s growth rate at nearly 6.8 percent this year: WB
10/12 Shrimp by-products should be used
10/12 Việt Nam an FDI magnet in Southeast Asia: experts
07/12 Agriculture cooperation prospects for Vietnam, Argentina
07/12 Vietnam, Belarus agree to enhance trade ties
06/12 Vietnam, Italy seek effective economic cooperation
05/12 Vietnam spends 1.57 billion USD on fruit, vegetables in 11 months
05/12 VN proactively integrates into global economy: Deputy PM
04/12 Việt Nam considered gateway for RoK to enter ASEAN: forum
04/12 Vietnam, China deepen agricultural cooperation
Older News
12/10 VN pledges to co-operate for ASEAN sustainable agriculture: Deputy PM
12/10 VN rice exports reaches new heights
11/10 VN struggles to export to ASEAN
11/10 Fuel prices set to put pressure on inflation
10/10 Dong Nai revokes licences of over 170 FDI projects
10/10 Vietnam earns 3.2 billion USD from auto accessories exports
10/10 Mekong Delta provinces attract more foreign investment
09/10 Seafood exports likely to rake in $9b this year
08/10 Standard Chartered: Vietnam - fastest growing ASEAN economy
05/10 Đồng Nai attracts nearly US$1.3 billion in FDI in nine months
Newsletter Signup
Top Stories
VN Index to rise amid volatility, weak liquidity
VN stocks continue rallying
VN manufacturing PMI hits 22-month high in March
CPI goes up 4.96 percent year-on-year in first quarter
Slight rise in February CPI
Market Update
Last updated at 3:10:39 PM
VN-INDEX 952.04 -8.21/-0.85%
Real-time chart
Top 5 Actives
Top 5 Gainers
Top 5 Losers
My Favorite Quotes
Your most recently viewed tickers will automatically show up here if you type a ticker in the Get Quotes box on the top of the page.
Company Research
Type in the symbol above for thorough background information, key statistics and financial information.
Stock Sectors
We continuously improve our services, here are the latest updates...
Allow you to monitor a customised group of securities. You can set up multiple Portfolios to help you better manage your investments.
Trigger Alerts
Get up-to-date alerts delivered directly to your email address.
Stock Screener
Allow you to filter the market and find exactly what sort of company you are looking for.
Live Terminal
Get instant access to FREE REAL-TIME streaming quotes for hundreds of stocks from HOSE, HNX and UPCOM exchanges.