Vietnam still has great opportunities if it joins TPP, but instead of focusing too heavily on trade agreements like the TPP, Vietnam needs to strengthen internal resources, experts say.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership nations have made progress toward a new free trade agreement slated for November following the US withdrawal from the pact, according to Japanese chief negotiator of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Kazuyoshi Umemoto.
Chief negotiators of the 11 remaining countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement began two-day talks in Tokyo, Japan on September 21 to discuss changes and freezes to parts of the deal following the withdrawal of the US earlier this year.
Though global trade growth is on the wane and protectionism walls are up in some areas, Vietnam is still in good position to overcome the trade slowdown, with potential to further boost manufacturing and room to grow the services sector.
VOV.VN - Representatives from eleven countries will continue negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Japan in September.
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh held talks with Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Hiroshige Seko in Hanoi on September 14, discussing measures to foster bilateral cooperation in the fields of industry, trade and energy.
Economic ministers from 16 Asian-Pacific countries acknowledged on September 10 that no agreement on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will be finalised by year-end.
Chief negotiators from the 11 remaining member countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal agreed to reconvene in late September in Japan, after three days of talks ended in Sydney on August 30.
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh is leading a Vietnamese delegation to the Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) in Australia to secure the effect of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Senior officials from the remaining 11 countries involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) are meeting in Australia from August 28-30 to discuss measures to bring the agreement into effect as soon as possible.
How to achieve more transparent and participatory trade negotiations is the main focus of a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on August 20.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese leatherworkers and shoemakers are generally upbeat about the prospects for enhanced trade brought about by a soon to be European-Vietnam free trade agreement, says the Vietnam Leather, Footwear, and Handbags Association.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue held working sessions with some Australian officials on July 24 to seek measures to further foster partnership between the two countries.
VOV.VN - Vietnam treasures and aspires to further strengthen the comprehensive cooperation with Mexico, both bilaterally and multilaterally, President Tran Dai Quang has said.
The chief negotiators of the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries have agreed to aim to put the regional free trade deal into force under a new framework, following the withdrawal of the US, according Kyodo news.
VOV.VN - The chief negotiators from the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries met in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, on July 12 to discuss how to bring the regional free trade deal into effect following the withdrawal of the US.
VOV.VN - Le Tien Truong, Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) General Director underlined the need for his group to innovate its technologies increase its market share at its share-holders’ meeting on June 29 in Hanoi.
Major economic deals will assist Vietnam’s modernisation and industrialisation, heard a workshop themed “Vietnam and super agreements in the Pacific Rim” held in Havana, Cuba on June 26.
VOV.VN - The Midterm Vietnam Business Forum 2017 (VBF 2017) is set to take place on June 16 at Sheraton Hotel in Hanoi, announced the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
Japanese media carried stories highlighting remarks of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at conferences in Tokyo during his ongoing official visit to Japan from June 4-8.