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Vietnam, New Zealand enjoy sound relationship

Vietnam, New Zealand enjoy sound relationship

VOV.VN - Vietnam- New Zealand relations have grown steadily since they set up diplomatic ties in June 1975 and bilateral economic ties have also progressed after and the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand free trade agreement was signed in 2010.

Vietnam attends UN Human Rights Council’s 43rd session

Vietnam attends UN Human Rights Council’s 43rd session

Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organisations in Geneva, led a Vietnamese delegation to attend the 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland on June 15.

Trade counselor advises firms to optimise EVFTA

Trade counselor advises firms to optimise EVFTA

Vietnamese Trade Counsellor to Germany Bui Vuong Anh has outlined important notes for domestic enterprises to make the most of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) ratified recently by the Vietnam National Assembly.

Workshop seeks to promote efficiency in FDI attraction

Workshop seeks to promote efficiency in FDI attraction

Measures to improve FDI attraction, bolster the competitiveness of Vietnamese enterprises, and make the local investment environment more transparent were discussed at a workshop held by State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) in Hanoi on June 9.

How to eliminate trade conflicts after implementation of EVFTA

How to eliminate trade conflicts after implementation of EVFTA

VOV.VN - With the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) set to take effect in July after gaining the approval of the National Assembly, the pact is set to open up a wealth of opportunities for local businesses to boost production and exports, although some believe that there are potential risks of trade conflicts occurring.

EU finalizes procedures for EVFTA to become effective

EU finalizes procedures for EVFTA to become effective

VOV.VN - Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and European Commissioner for Trade Phil Hogan compared notes on a range of issues regarding the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and bilateral cooperation and trade amid the COVID-19 pandemic during their recent phone talks.

CPTPP presents challenges and opportunities for local firms

CPTPP presents challenges and opportunities for local firms

VOV.VN - Over one year after coming into effect, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) has posed both challenges and served to create a wealth of opportunities for domestic businesses, according to insiders.

Smorgasbord of opportunities from freshly approved EVFTA

Smorgasbord of opportunities from freshly approved EVFTA

With ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement, the floodgates are expected to open for a new wave of European investment into the Vietnamese market, especially in services, ICT, finance, transport, and distribution.

UN High Commissioner hails Vietnam’s human rights achievements

UN High Commissioner hails Vietnam’s human rights achievements

VOV.VN - United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet glowingly spoke of the achievements in human rights Vietnam has recently recorded during a February 18 reception for Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai, newly-accredited Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the WTO and other international organisations in Geneva.

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.

Vietnam chairs meeting of ASEAN Committee in Geneva in WTO

Vietnam chairs meeting of ASEAN Committee in Geneva in WTO

The Permanent Representative of Vietnam in Geneva, Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai on February 11 chaired a meeting of the ASEAN Committee in Geneva (ACG) in the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the first in her capacity as the new head of the committee.

FTAs to bring both opportunities and challenges: Minister

FTAs to bring both opportunities and challenges: Minister

Joining new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs) will help Vietnam diversify its economic and trade relations, especially expanding import and export markets, avoiding excessive dependence on a specific region and helping the economy cope better with external fluctuations.

Vietnam, US seek to build bright future partnership

Vietnam, US seek to build bright future partnership

VOV.VN - Both Vietnam and the US share strategic interests in terms of regional issues regarding the East Sea (internationally known as the South China Sea), the Mekong region, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), in addition to co-ordination at ASEAN, APEC, UN, and WTO forums.