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).
The year 2019 featured significant targets and milestones – both for the five-year Socio-economic Development Plan (2016-2020) and the 10-year Socio-economic Development Strategy (2011-2020).
The Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has completed a dossier for the ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) since early January, and will submit it to the Prime Minister for decision.
The European Parliament Committee on International Trade (INTA) on January 21 approved a resolution asking for the European Parliament (EP)’s ratification of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU – Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).
The signing of the free trade agreement and the investment protection agreement between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) last June has marked a new development step in their partnership and comprehensive cooperation, said Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Vu Dai Thang on November 8.
VOV.VN - Vietnam sticks importance to and desires to promote ties with traditional partners, including Slovenia, especially in the fields of trade and investment, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh while receiving Slovenian Minister of Economic Development and Technology Zdravko Pocivalsek in Hanoi on November 8.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his wish that the Vietnamese National Assembly and the European Parliament (EP) will adopt the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) at the earliest possible time.
VOV.VN - National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan asked the EU to soon consider removing its yellow card on Vietnamese seafood products while receiving a delegation of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) led by its Chairman Bernd Lange in Hanoi on October 30.
Vietnam is maintaining an outstanding pace of growth in the context of drastic changes in the global political and economic situation, Chief Representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Vietnam Konaka Tetsuo said at a mid-term press conference in Hanoi on October 17.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s wood and forestry exports during the first nine months of the year enjoyed a surge of 18.1 per cent to US$7.932 billion, according to statistics released by the Vietnam Administration of Forestry.
Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh and Bulgarian President Rumen Radev expressed their countries’ wish to enhance bilateral cooperation during a meeting in Sofia on October 1.
Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Do Ba Ty led a high-ranking delegation on a working visit to Germany from September 24 to 27.
VOV.VN - Vietnam attaches importance to its strategic partnership with the EU, said Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh during his recent working sessions with leaders of the European Commission (EC) and Parliament (EP) as part of his trip to Belgium for the Europa Connectivity Forum held by the EC.
VOV- Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam Phung Quoc Hien visited the Chamber of Deputies of Italy on September 24 as part of his ongoing working trip to the European country.
VOV.VN - Businesses have been advised to draw up concrete trade promotion strategies in order to take full advantage of the opportunities on offer from the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Vietnamese embassies in Germany, Singapore and South Africa hosted receptions on August 28 to mark the 74th National Day (September 2, 1945 – 2019).
VOV.VN - The freshly-signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) has opened plenty of opportunities for the two sides to further step up trade and investment cooperation in the time ahead.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s ambassador to the Czech Republic Ho Minh Tuan and President of the Czech Chamber of Commerce (CCC) Vladimír Dlouhy discussed measures to step up cooperation in economics, trade, and investment between the two countries during their working session in Prague on July 17.
The successful negotiations and signing of the free trade agreements with big partners will heighten Vietnam’s image in the world stage, creating a new push for the economic growth in the long term, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has said, refering to the trade deals recently inked with the EU.
VOV.VN -The Vietnam National Assembly (NA) will continue its close coordination with the Latvian Parliament (Saeima) at regional and international parliamentary forums to which both are members, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan while receiving Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics in Hanoi on July 17.