The UK - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) officially took effect at the beginning of May, 2021. It has provided a huge boost to Vietnam’s exports in terms of market diversification and products. In particular, in the context of COVID-19, trade agreements with major partners will ensure the growth of Vietnamese goods.
Though far from their homeland, the Vietnamese community in Laos care very much about the ongoing 13th National Party Congress. They have remained updated on information regarding the congress via TV and have exchanged ideas about their expectations.