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Vietjet signs 150-million-USD deal with Swiss MRO service providericon
BUSINESS27/11/20210

Vietjet signs 150-million-USD deal with Swiss MRO service provider

Vietjet and SR Technics on November 26 inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) worth 150 million USD involving the provision of MRO services on Vietjet’s CFM56-5B engine fleet, installed on their Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft.

 
2021 Vietnam Days in Switzerland to promote can’t-miss landscapes of Vietnamicon

2021 Vietnam Days in Switzerland to promote can’t-miss landscapes of Vietnam

VIETNAM & WORLD
02/10/2021

Vietnam’s resilience, friendliness along with beautiful landscapes and culture will be introduced at the 2021 Vietnam Days in Switzerland programme scheduled to begin on October 9.

Exhibition introducing Dong Son bronze culture in Switzerlandicon

Exhibition introducing Dong Son bronze culture in Switzerland

VIETNAM & WORLD
30/09/2021

A collection of bronze items is being on display at an exhibition that officially opened at Barbier-Mueller museum in Switzerland on September 28.

Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 bound for Octobericon

Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 bound for October

VIETNAM & WORLD
25/09/2021

Vietnam Day in Switzerland 2021 is scheduled to take place on October 9, aiming to introduce the image of a modern Vietnam imbued with a rich cultural identity and showcase its culinary arts to Swiss and European audiences.

Swiss Vice President pays official visit to Vietnamicon

Swiss Vice President pays official visit to Vietnam

POLITICS
06/08/2021

Switzerland’s vice President and Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis is paying an official visit to Vietnam from August 4 - 6.

Vietnam, EFTA poised to finalize FTA later this yearicon

Vietnam, EFTA poised to finalize FTA later this year

BUSINESS
03/03/2021

The nation’s Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is likely to be completed later this year to coincide with the country celebrating the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Switzerland.

Webinar spotlights Vietnam-Switzerland relationsicon

Webinar spotlights Vietnam-Switzerland relations

POLITICS
18/02/2021

Vietnamese Ambassador to Switzerland Le Linh Lan attended a webinar on Vietnam as a main speaker at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW ) on February 16.

Four ambassadors make pre-Tet visit to VN peacekeeping forceicon

Four ambassadors make pre-Tet visit to VN peacekeeping force

POLITICS
09/02/2021

Representatives of the embassies of Canada, New Zealand, Norway and Switzerland in Vietnam paid a visit to the headquarters of the Vietnamese peacekeeping force before the Lunar New Year (Tet).

Vietnamese rides motorbike around the world in 1111 daysicon

Vietnamese rides motorbike around the world in 1111 days

TRAVEL
08/07/2020

A worldwide journey on motorbike lasting a total of 1111 days by Tran Dang Dang Khoa can be viewed through many of the impressive images captured during his trip.

Free trade agreement a priority for Swiss tiesicon

Free trade agreement a priority for Swiss ties

POLITICS
13/04/2020

As one of the large European investors in Vietnam, Switzerland currently negotiates a free trade agreement with Vietnam so that its companies can invest more in untapped fields in the Southeast Asian country.

Vietnamese diplomatic mission support citizens in Switzerlandicon

Vietnamese diplomatic mission support citizens in Switzerland

POLITICS
20/03/2020

Vietnam’s diplomatic mission in Switzerland have launched measures to assist Vietnamese citizens in Switzerland in coping with the COVID-19 epidemic in line with guidance from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and local authorities.

Opera “Semele” to be screened in HCM Cityicon

Opera “Semele” to be screened in HCM City

ENTERTAINMENT & SPORTS
06/03/2020

Renowned opera “Semele”, staged by the Zurich Opera House in Switzerland in December 2018, will be screened at Kafnu co-working space in Binh Thanh District, HCMC on March 7.

G4 Ambassadors convey Tet wishes and gender equality messageicon

G4 Ambassadors convey Tet wishes and gender equality message

POLITICS
23/01/2020

With the visit to the female football players, the ambassadors stressed the role of gender equality.

Deputy PM holds talks with Swiss Vice Presidenticon

Deputy PM holds talks with Swiss Vice President

POLITICS
21/01/2020

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh had talks with Vice President and head of the Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research of Switzerland Guy Parmelin in Geneva on Monday.

WB, Switzerland supports HCM City’s new Bus Rapid Transit corridoricon

WB, Switzerland supports HCM City’s new Bus Rapid Transit corridor

SOCIETY
16/01/2020

On January 15, the WB and Ministry of Finance signed a financing agreement for a grant worth US$10.5 million to promote integrated urban development and transport connectivity along a new Bus Rapid Transit corridor in HCM City.

Four ways to help transform HCM City into a financial hubicon

Four ways to help transform HCM City into a financial hub

BUSINESS
25/11/2019

With key financial reforms, Ho Chi Minh City has the potential to follow the model of Tokyo, Shanghai, Mumbai, and other cities which came to global financial prominence.

Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conferenceicon

Vietnam chairs final plenary sessions of disarmament conference

POLITICS
16/08/2019

Ambassador Duong Chi Dung chaired the final plenary sessions of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) on August 14-15 under Vietnam’s presidency of the conference from June 24-30 and from July 29 to August 18.

Swiss firms interested in HCM City's smart urban developmenticon

Swiss firms interested in HCM City's smart urban development

BUSINESS
09/07/2019

Leaders of Switzerland’s Credit Suisse and Aebi Schmidt Holding (ASH) Company expressed interest in smart urban development in HCM City during a meeting with Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen on July 8.