Tag: "free"

EP, Vietnam strives for EVFTA ratification in next nine months

EP, Vietnam strives for EVFTA ratification in next nine months

The European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) and the Vietnamese Government have agreed that they have to make concerted efforts for the ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in the next eight or nine months.

More efforts needed to enforce EU-Vietnam FTA

More efforts needed to enforce EU-Vietnam FTA

The European Union wants to ratify the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement in 2018 and put it into force as soon as possible. This is the main theme of a seminar held in Brussels, Belgium recently.

Superior quality rice yields hope for Vietnamese farmers

Superior quality rice yields hope for Vietnamese farmers

VOV.VN - Experts at a recent conference in Ho Chi Minh City urged Vietnam agriculture to move away from high-yield to superior quality rice varieties to best compete with other rice exporters in the Asian region such as India and Thailand.

Vinatex seeks investment opportunities in Armenia

Vinatex seeks investment opportunities in Armenia

A delegation of the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group made a fact-finding trip to Armenia in late August to seek partners to develop production projects as Vietnam is the first country to sign a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union that includes Armenia.

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from Korea

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from Korea

Between January and July this year, Vietnamese firms imported around 1.72 million tons of petroleum from the Republic of Korea, marking a jump of 200% against the same period last year, latest data from Vietnam's customs showed.

Free books on cancer at K Hospital

Free books on cancer at K Hospital

The Vietnam Medical Association and Cancer Patients Assistance Fund “For a Brighter Future” and the Cancer Research Institute put up 50 bookshelves in Hanoi-based K Hospital on August 9.

Free places to visit and things to do in Da Lat

Free places to visit and things to do in Da Lat

VOV.VN - If you’re travelling to Vietnam on a budget, never fear says Zing online. Although many attractions charge hefty admission fees, a surprising number of the famous sights in the Da Lat region are completely free.

Visa-free travel between Vietnam and Chile

Visa-free travel between Vietnam and Chile

Starting from August 11, Vietnamese and Chilean holders of ordinary passports will not need to apply for visa when traveling between the two countries following an agreement signed between the two countries on October 17, 2016.

Thailand and Turkey move ahead with FTA negotiation

Thailand and Turkey move ahead with FTA negotiation

Thailand and Turkey are moving ahead with Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations to expand the trade volume between both countries, with the goal of doubling the trade value during the next five years.

Vietnam, RoK enjoy thriving trade

Vietnam, RoK enjoy thriving trade

The Republic of Korea (RoK) surpassed the US to become the second largest trade partner of Vietnam, with two-way trade hitting US$29.1 billion in the first six months of this year.