Improvements required to make EVFTA work
08:12 | 26/02/2017 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to increase annual bilateral trade by approximately 50 percent after it takes effect, and to encourage 39 percent of European businesses in Vietnam to increase investment in the country.
PM asks Vietnam, Greece to boost trade and investment
08:14 | 14/02/2017 MUTRAP Corner
On February 13 at the Government Office in Hanoi, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held a reception for Greek Foreign Minister N. Kotzias. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the bilateral economic cooperation remains modest and asked the Vietnamese and Greek governments to boost ties in fileds of trade and investment.
Diplomatic activities to tighten Vietnam-Czech economic links
09:08 | 11/02/2017 MUTRAP Corner
On February 7 in Prague, Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Truong Manh Son held a working session with the leaders of the Czech Confederation of Industry and Transport (SP) led by President of the Czech Confederation of Industry and Transport Jaroslav Hanak, beginning an array of diplomatic activities to foster Vietnam-Czech economic ties.
Vietnam, EU focus on key issues, avoiding late ratification of EVFTA
08:20 | 28/01/2017 MUTRAP Corner
(VEN) - In his last days of 2016, Head of Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Vietnam, Ambassador Bruno Angelet spent time with Vietnam Economic News’ reporters Phan Mai and Nhat Quang, looking back on what Vietnam and the EU have achieved in the past year as well as plans devised by two sides towards the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Third hearing on EVFTA held at Wallonia parliament
09:58 | 24/01/2017 MUTRAP Corner
On January 19 in Namur city of Belgium’s Wallonia region, head of the EU negotiation delegation for the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) Mauro Petriccione gave a presentation before the hearing of Wallonia parliament on the EVFTA.
Enhancing Vietnam-France transport infrastructure cooperation
10:29 | 18/01/2017 MUTRAP Corner
On January 16 in Hanoi at the Government Office, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh received Alain Vidalies - Secretary of State for Transport, Marine Affairs and Fisheries, attached to the Minister of the Environment, Energy and Marine Affairs, responsible for International Climate Relations of France who was on a working visit to Vietnam.