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Ministry cracks down on fishery products

Ministry cracks down on fishery products

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has asked for tighter management of fishery products amid warnings by major import markets on food hygiene and safety standards of aquatic products.

Vietnam, EU conclude negotiations on free trade agreement

Vietnam, EU conclude negotiations on free trade agreement

Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom signed an announcement on the official conclusion of negotiations on the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) in Brussels on December 2.

PM holds meetings with EU leaders

PM holds meetings with EU leaders

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung held talks with President of the European Commission (EC) Jean-Claude Juncker on December 2 in the framework of his working visit to Belgium and the European Union.

PM leaves for UN climate change conference in Paris

PM leaves for UN climate change conference in Paris

(VOV) - On November 29, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left Hanoi for Paris to attend the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) at the invitation of French President Francois Hollande.

General elections set to be held on May 22, 2016

General elections set to be held on May 22, 2016

The election of deputies to the 14th National Assembly and People’s Councils at all levels of the 2016-20 tenure will take place on May 22, 2016, which is a Sunday in line with the law.

Businesses remain ‘vague’ about safeguard measures

Businesses remain ‘vague’ about safeguard measures

(VOV) - Vietnam successfully defended trade safeguard lawsuits related to exported products last year, according to a recent annual report of the Vietnam Competition Authority under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

EC ends anti-subsidy probe into Vietnam fibre

The European Commission (EC) has ended an anti-subsidy investigation into polyester staple fibre (PSF) imported from three countries, including Vietnam, which is expected to boost fibre exports to Europe.

EC drops anti-subsidy probe into PSF products

EC drops anti-subsidy probe into PSF products

(VOV) - Following a 12 month enquiry, the European Commission (EC) has recently decided not to impose anti-subsidy duties against Vietnamese imports of polyester staple fibres (PSF), according to the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA).

Vietnam, EU look to conclude FTA talks soon

Vietnam, EU look to conclude FTA talks soon

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and European Commission (EC) President Manuel Barroso have issued a statement detailing their orientations to conclude the European Union (EU)-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) negotiations.

Vietnam seeks stronger ties with European nations

Vietnam seeks stronger ties with European nations

(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s European trip is designed to examine ways to push up comprehensive, substantial and effective relations between Vietnam and its European partners.

EU remains Vietnam’s largest export market

EU remains Vietnam’s largest export market

(VOV) -The European Union EU) is currently the second largest trade partner and the number one export market of Vietnam, said European Commission (EC) President Jose Manuel Durao Barroso.

Vietnam, EU issue joint statement

Vietnam, EU issue joint statement

(VOV) -Vietnam and the European Union (EU) on August 25 issued a joint statement on the occasion of the official visit to Vietnam by EC President José Manuel Durão Barroso from August 25-26.

Senior leaders receive EC President

Senior leaders receive EC President

(VOV) - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and State President Truong Tan Sang hosted separate receptions for the President of the European Commission (EC), Manuel Barroso on a working visit to Vietnam to boost broader Vietnam-EU cooperation.

Strengthening Vietnam-EU multifaceted cooperation

Strengthening Vietnam-EU multifaceted cooperation

(VOV) - President of the European Commission (EC) José Manuel Barroso Durao will pay an official visit to Vietnam on August 25-26 aiming to boost all-around cooperation between Vietnam and the European Union (EU).

EU-funded project helps boost timber production

EU-funded project helps boost timber production

(VOV) -The Vietnam Administration of Forestry (VNAF) in coordination with the World Widelife Fund (WWF) and People and Nature Reconciliation (PanNature) launched “Common Access to the Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) Process in Laos and Vietnam” project in Hanoi on August 21.

EC Vice President to visit Vietnam

EC Vice President to visit Vietnam

(VOV) - The High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Catherine Ashton, who is also Vice President of the European Commission (EC) will pay an official visit to Vietnam from August 11-12.

EC Vice President welcomed in Hanoi

EC Vice President welcomed in Hanoi

(VOV) - Vietnam wishes to strengthen cooperation with the European Union in all fields, especially economics, trade, investment, tourism and development.