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NA issues resolutions to adopt two trade agreements with EU

NA issues resolutions to adopt two trade agreements with EU

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese National Assembly has issued resolutions which officially approves the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the European Union-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) after originally being signed on June 30, 2019, in Hanoi.

Free trade deals push seafood shares up

Free trade deals push seafood shares up

Seafood shares advanced in the first half of the year as the freshly signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have positive impacts on the business results of seafood exporters, according to insiders.

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.

Retirement age may go up due to trade deals

Retirement age may go up due to trade deals

The retirement age for male and female workers could increase from 60 and 55 at present to 62 and 60 respectively from 2021, according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).

Enhanced capacity of govt, enterprises needed to translate CPTPP into success

Enhanced capacity of govt, enterprises needed to translate CPTPP into success

Mechanisms must be established to enhance the capacity of both the Government and local enterprises so that the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) can be a resounding success, said Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Vu Tien Loc.

CPTPP – a progressive trade direction in 21st century

CPTPP – a progressive trade direction in 21st century

One year after the US’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the remaining 11 Asia-Pacific countries, including Vietnam, have signed a new Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to remove tariff barriers in the region.

Vietnam actual FDI up 3.2% in first 4 months of 2017

Vietnam actual FDI up 3.2% in first 4 months of 2017

VOV.VN - Transnational companies invested US$4.8 billion of foreign direct investment in Vietnam businesses for the four months leading up to May 2017, up 3.2% from a year ago, reports the Foreign Investment Agency.

Vietnam is Australia’s fastest growing ASEAN trade partner

Vietnam is Australia’s fastest growing ASEAN trade partner

Vietnam is Australia’s fastest growing ASEAN trading partner as a result of trade deals like ASEAN Australia New Zealand FTA and proposed ones like the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership and Trans-Pacific Partnership, HSBC has said in a recent report.

Trade deals set out tough labour rules

Trade deals set out tough labour rules

Free trade agreements set out ambitious labour standards for companies and stress the importance of corporate social responsibility (CSR), experts have said.