EVFTA expected to be signed late 2018

28/07/2018 17:09

Bernd Lange, Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade, has said he expects the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to be signed at the Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in October or sometime in November this year.

Vietnam forges ahead with free trade agreement with EU

01/12/2016 09:38

Vietnam has been actively preparing for the ratification and enforcement of the free trade agreement with the European Union (EU), Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue told Ambassador Bruno Angelet, Head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam, at a reception in Hanoi on November 30.

EU food firms to seek business in Vietnam

03/11/2016 08:05

The European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development will lead a high-level trade mission to Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, to explore market opportunities in the region.

Firms have high hopes on EVFTA

20/07/2019 12:26

Vietnamese businesses are having high hopes for bigger market shares in the European Union (EU) thanks to the bilateral free trade agreement (EVFTA) signed recently.

Bright prospects for Vietnam-Russia cooperation highlighted

14/07/2019 22:29

Vietnam, as the first country to sign a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union, and Russia may discuss any cooperation projects, both bilaterally and multilaterally, said an official of the United Russia Party (ER). 

EU firms to bid on public contracts

03/08/2018 16:14

Starting early next year, EU investors will be able to tender for several types of public infrastructure projects in Vietnam for the first time under EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement commitments.

Vietnam looks to put rice on Europe’s plate

22/05/2017 15:56

Up to 100,000 tonnes of Vietnamese rice will be shipped to the EU each year tax-free in 2018 following the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement, helping local rice exporters penetrate the market.

PM Phuc aspires stronger strategic partnership with Italy

28/10/2016 07:56

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Justice Ministries of Vietnam and Italy to further bolster their cooperation, especially in personnel training as a contribution to strengthening the strategic partnership between the two countries.

EU-Canada free trade agreement in trouble

17/10/2016 14:15

Three days after the parliament of the French Community of Belgium rejected the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada, thousands of Europeans took to the street to protest the deal.

Vietnam, Belarus eye reinforced economic cooperation

07/10/2016 15:00

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee Dinh La Thang suggested stronger economic cooperation between Vietnam and Belarus in the context that the free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) took effect on October 5.

Vietnam active in regional economic, trade integration

13/03/2017 07:31

Vietnam will continue reforming its economy, improving the business climate and fully implementing the commitments it has made to the free trade agreements (FTAs), actively contributing to regional economic and trade integration.