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Government asks for measures to restructure industrial sector

Government asks for measures to restructure industrial sector

The Government has asked for drastic measures to review and choose suitable foreign-invested projects, while applying solutions to attract investment and technology transfer from world leading firms with environmentally friendly high technologies.

Vietnam – good land for major groups

Vietnam – good land for major groups

Commitments to provide fair and equal treatment as well as protection for investors of both sides in the freshly signed EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) are expected to help Vietnam attract major groups.

National Assembly to open seventh session in October

National Assembly to open seventh session in October

The eighth sitting of the 14th National Assembly (NA) is scheduled to open on October 21, with 10 draft laws to be adopted and another eight bills scrutinized, the NA Secretary General Nguyen Hanh Phuc said on July 16.

EVFTA, EVIPA poised to navigate innovation playground

EVFTA, EVIPA poised to navigate innovation playground

VOV.VN - Local firms should increase their levels of technological innovation and administrative capacity in order to meet quality requirements of EU importers, while sketching out a long-term strategy for the implementation of the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, rather than taking a short-sighted approach to their benefits, experts have said.

Vietnam a magnet to foreign investors

Vietnam a magnet to foreign investors

Vietnam has become more attractive to foreign investors than ever before as various freshly-inked new-generation free trade deals, including the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), are expected to facilitate trade and benefit foreign enterprises.

EVFTA to boost export growth by 5 per cent

EVFTA to boost export growth by 5 per cent

VOV.VN - Vietnam, one of the region’s fastest-growing economies backed by robust export and foreign investment inflows, is forecast to enjoy an annual average export growth ranging from 5 to 8 per cent between 2019 and 2023.

European media show positive assessment of EVFTA

European media show positive assessment of EVFTA

European media continue to publish many articles presenting positive assessment of the recent signing of the free trade and investment protection agreements between the European Union (EU) and Vietnam.

ILO congratulates Vietnam, EU on signing free trade deal

ILO congratulates Vietnam, EU on signing free trade deal

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has welcomed the signing of the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) on 30 June in Hanoi, which promotes the respect for fundamental labour rights as a basic condition for fair international trade.

EVFTA provides new driving forces for Vietnam-EU partnership: Deputy FM

EVFTA provides new driving forces for Vietnam-EU partnership: Deputy FM

The signing of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) after years of negotiations will create new driving forces to lift the Vietnam-EU partnership to a higher level, said Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.

EVIPA expected to help improve FDI quality: Minister

EVIPA expected to help improve FDI quality: Minister

The EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), which was signed on June 30 in Hanoi, not only marks a new step of development in the Vietnam-EU partnership and comprehensive cooperation but also will help improve the quality of foreign investment flows into Vietnam, according to Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.

EVFTA, EVIPA offer equal benefits to signatories

EVFTA, EVIPA offer equal benefits to signatories

VOV.VN - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement are comprehensive and high-quality deals that would bring about equal benefits to both Vietnam and the EU, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Safer investing via fresh EVIPA

Safer investing via fresh EVIPA

Investment protection and arbitration for EU investors in Vietnam is expected to be settled in compliance with international rules as well as legal regulations on both sides on the back of the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement.

EVFTA, EVIPA to help raise Vietnam’s position: expert

EVFTA, EVIPA to help raise Vietnam’s position: expert

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), which are set to be signed in Hanoi on June 30, will help to improve Vietnam’s position in the global economy, an expert from the Australian National University (ANU) has said.

European firms considers Vietnam feasible investment destination

European firms considers Vietnam feasible investment destination

Many European businesses said Vietnam would be a feasible investment destination after the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Promotion Agreement (EVIPA) come into force, Helena Konig, EU chief negotiator and Deputy Director General for European Trade, said on June 28.

EVFTA to represent new value chains for Vietnam

EVFTA to represent new value chains for Vietnam

VOV.VN - The European Union - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, poised to be signed on June 30, would leverage Vietnam to build new value chains with the EU, one of the world’s leading economic powers, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has stated.

EU welcomes signing of free trade deals with Vietnam

EU welcomes signing of free trade deals with Vietnam

President of the European Commission (EC) Jean-Claude Juncker said on June 25 that he welcomed the decision of the EU member states on approving to entrust the EC to sign the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) with the Southeast Asian country.

EVFTA, EVIPA deepen Vietnam-EU trade ties: seminar

EVFTA, EVIPA deepen Vietnam-EU trade ties: seminar

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Promotion Agreement (EVIPA) will help promote the comprehensive partnership and trade relations between Vietnam and the EU, as heard a seminar held in Brussels on June 24.