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National ratification of EVFTA grabs international headlines

National ratification of EVFTA grabs international headlines

VOV.VN - Several major newspapers in Germany and Austria have recently ran articles detailing the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA)’s move to adopt the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) during its ongoing ninth session of the 14th legislature.

Law makers poised to discuss ratification of two trade deals with EU

Law makers poised to discuss ratification of two trade deals with EU

VOV.VN -The National Assembly Standing Committee is to discuss opinions relating to the submission of both the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Vietnam-EU Investment Protection Agreement to the legislature to receive approval at the closing of the 44th session in Hanoi on April 28.

EVFTA adds fresh impetus to exports amid COVID-19 epidemic

EVFTA adds fresh impetus to exports amid COVID-19 epidemic

VOV.VN -The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will serve as a new driving force to spur on export growth in the context of the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic which has caused plenty of challenges for export businesses.

EVFTA – important solution to achieve growth targets: minister

EVFTA – important solution to achieve growth targets: minister

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is a new stride in the country’s integration process and also an important solution to achieve growth targets of the industry and trade sector amid adverse developments in the global environment.

EVFTA opens investment opportunities for Czech Republic

EVFTA opens investment opportunities for Czech Republic

The recent ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) by the European Parliament (EP) is a major success after more than nine years of negotiations, according to David Jarkulisch, an economic diplomat from the Czech Republic.

Veggie, fruit exporters seek new markets through EVFTA

Veggie, fruit exporters seek new markets through EVFTA

The recent ratification of the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) by the European Parliament (EP) is expected to help with the market expansion of Vietnamese farm produce, including fruits and vegetables, in the face of the coronavirus outbreak disease (COVID-19), according to insiders.

Gov’t to issue lists of preferential tariffs under EVFTA

Gov’t to issue lists of preferential tariffs under EVFTA

The Government is set to issue a decree on the lists of preferential export tariffs and special preferential import tariffs to implement the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) when the deal comes into force in Vietnam.

Belgium workshop looks into EVFTA, EVIPA

Belgium workshop looks into EVFTA, EVIPA

A workshop was held at the headquarters of the European Parliament (EP) in Brussels, Belgium, on January 28 to clear up parliamentarians’ concern regarding the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).

NA Vice Chairman welcomes EU business official

NA Vice Chairman welcomes EU business official

VOV.VN - National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to give support to investors in the country during a reception in Hanoi on October 7 for Chairman of the EU – ASEAN Business Council Donald Kanak.

AO consequence settlement discussed at European Parliament

AO consequence settlement discussed at European Parliament

Efforts to deal with consequences of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin should focus on environmental improvement and long-term support for AO victims along with dioxin remediation activities, heard a seminar held at the European Parliament (EP)’s headquarters in Brussels, Belgium on November 28.

EuroCham marks 20-year operation in Vietnam

EuroCham marks 20-year operation in Vietnam

A ceremony to honour great contributions of European firms to Vietnam’s socio-economic development was held by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) in Vietnam on November 16 in Ho Chi Minh City.

VASEP talks about EP fisheries committee’s IUU fact-finding tour

VASEP talks about EP fisheries committee’s IUU fact-finding tour

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said a delegation from the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries visited Hanoi and coastal provinces from October 28 to November 2 to examine Vietnam’s efforts to fight illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU).

EP delegation works with Binh Dinh on fight against IUU fishing

EP delegation works with Binh Dinh on fight against IUU fishing

A delegation from the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries led by EP spokesman Mato Gabriel held a working session with authorities from the central province of Binh Dinh on October 31 to discuss efforts to fight illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing as required by the European Commission.

European Parliament holds hearing on EU-Vietnam FTA

European Parliament holds hearing on EU-Vietnam FTA

The European Parliament (EP)'s Committee on International Trade (INTA) on October 10 held an opening hearing on the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and the Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) between Vietnam and the European Union (EU).

Yellow card warning affects Vietnamese seafood export to EU

Yellow card warning affects Vietnamese seafood export to EU

Vietnam’s seafood export to the EU market is facing various difficulties, said involving companies at a conference reviewing one-year implementation of a campaign that urges local fishery firms to commit to combating illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Vice Chair of EP’s Int’l Trade Committee welcomed in Hanoi

Vice Chair of EP’s Int’l Trade Committee welcomed in Hanoi

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue hosted a reception in Hanoi on December 5 for Jan Zahradil, Vice Chair of the Committee on International Trade under the European Parliament (EP) and Chairman of the Friends of Vietnam Group at the EP.