EU confident of Vietnam’s ability to implement pact
09:03 | 22/08/2019 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - “The EU and Vietnam should accelerate preparations for implementing their free trade agreement (EVFTA) and investment protection agreement (EVIPA) as soon as they take effect,” Helena Konig, Deputy Director-General of Trade in the European Commission, told reporters.
Vietnamese, Latvian firms promote connections
09:04 | 21/08/2019 Cooperation
(VEN) - The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia recently organized a Vietnam-Latvia business forum in Hanoi. The event took place in the framework of the recent visit to Vietnam by Latvian Minister of Foreign Affairs Edgars Rinkevics.
Widening trade cooperation between Vietnam and Uruguay
09:05 | 17/08/2019 Cooperation
The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and the Uruguay’s Investment, Export and Country Brand Promotion Agency (Uruguay XXI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on trade promotion in Hanoi on August 14 in a bid to boost trade cooperation between the two countries.
AHKFTA facilitates trade, investment
09:04 | 15/08/2019 Cooperation
(VEN) - The ASEAN-Hong Kong (China) Free Trade Agreement (AHKFTA) came into effect on June 11 for Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar, creating a driving force for trade and investment between ASEAN nations and Hong Kong (China). The remaining ASEAN member states will complete the ratification process later this year.
EVFTA: High expectations, serious concerns
08:42 | 14/08/2019 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - The recently inked EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) has made Vietnam the second ASEAN country and the first developing nation in the region to have an FTA with the European Union (EU). This high-standard FTA is expected to open unprecedented business opportunities for both sides. However, it will also require them to cope with challenges.
Tel Aviv willing to expand bond with Vietnamese localities
10:02 | 12/08/2019 Cooperation
The Tel Aviv administration is willing to cooperate with Vietnamese localities and share experience in smart city development, tourism, investment and business, aiming to deepening the relations between Israel and Vietnam, Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai said to Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung.