In 1971, Norway was among the first western countries that established diplomatic relations with Vietnam.
Business and Trade
Norwegian businesses - doing business in Vietnam and Laos
The private sector is an important part of Norway’s bilateral relationship with Vietnam. The Norwegian Foreign Service assists Norwegian companies abroad in order to promote Norwegian economic interests. The Embassy contributes to strengthening Norwegian competitiveness through business promotion along with assisting Norwegian companies and institutions in building relations in Vietnam and Laos.