Media Scan

Pranab visits historic ‘Cu Chi’ tunnels in Vietnam
17 Sep 2014
"I marvel at the astuteness, tenacity and courage of the heroic cadres who lived and operated from these tunnels." he wrote in the visitors' book.
India tightens Vietnam defence, oil ties
16 Sep 2014
India extended a US$100 million export credit to Vietnam for defence deals and tightened energy ties on Monday during a visit to Vietnam by Indian President Pranab Mukherjee. 
Direct flight to Vietnam from Nov 5
15 Sep 2014
For the first time, India and Vietnam will have direct daily flights from November 5 with domestic carrier Jet Airways connecting Delhi and Mumbai to the historic Ho Chi Minh City.
Indian President visits Vietnam to boost ties
15 Sep 2014
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to Vietnam from September 14-17 has already resulted in some major cooperation agreements including an oil exploration deal in the East Sea.
Indian FM wants Vietnam to be India’s security-defense partner
25 Aug 2014
India wants Vietnam to be its partner in security and defense, Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj told Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung during her visit to Hanoi on Monday.
Indian textile, garment material suppliers look to increase market share in Vietnam
12 Aug 2014
Indian textile and garment material suppliers have drawn up a plan to raise their market share in Vietnam to 25 percent by 2018 to leverage the potential of both foreign suppliers and local customers, Manikam Ramaswami, chairman of the Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council of India (TEXPROCIL), said at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on Friday.
Minister Vu Huy Hoang receives Burkina Faso Ambassador to India cum Vietnam
12 Aug 2014
Afternoon, May 29th , 2014, at office of Ministry of Industry and Trade, Minister Vu Huy Hoang had meeting with HE. Idriss Raoua Ouedraogo, Burkina Faso Ambassador to India cum Vietnam (resident in India) at his courtesy visit to present Credentials to President Truong Tan Sang on May 28th , 2014.
Indian fabric producers seek to raise exports to VN textile firms
09 Aug 2014
HCM CITY  (VNS) — India, which supplies 2 per cent of the inputs used by the Vietnamese textile and garment industry, wants to increase it to 25 per cent in the next five years, according to the Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council of India (TEXPROCIL).
New code-share flights link Vietnam and India
08 Aug 2014
Vietnam Airlines has signed a reciprocal agreement with India's Jet Airways which will allow Indian passengers to connect to Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi through Singapore and Bangkok.
Vietnamese food now tickles Indian taste buds
06 Aug 2014
Both are East Asian countries and their food ingredients are common but Vietnamese and Thai tastes are vastly different.