CPTPP submitted to National Assembly Politics

CPTPP submitted to National Assembly

Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on November 2 presented a proposal to the National Assembly asking for the parliament’s ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and other relevant documents.
CPTPP to come into force in late 2018  World

CPTPP to come into force in late 2018

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is hoped to take effect in December 2018 after Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced on October 30 that his country had ratified the agreement.
Canada announces official ratification of CPTPP World

Canada announces official ratification of CPTPP

Canada has filed its notice of ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) with New Zealand which acts as the depository country overseeing the deal’s implementation.
Party official receives Japanese professor, ambassador Politics

Party official receives Japanese professor, ambassador

Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh hosted Professor Kenichi Ohno from Japan’s National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), and Japanese Ambassador to Vietnam Kunio Umeda on October 26.
Canada pushes forward CPTPP ratification World

Canada pushes forward CPTPP ratification

Canadian Minister of International Trade Diversification Jim Carr opened the second reading of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) in the House of Commons on September 17.
Foreign media: Vietnam, Japan call on US to rejoin CPTPP World

Foreign media: Vietnam, Japan call on US to rejoin CPTPP

Vietnam and Japan on September 13 urged the US to rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal, now renamed Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), almost two years after US President Donald Trump withdrew from the deal, according to the AFP news agency.
Finance ministry proposes ban on raw mineral exports Business

Finance ministry proposes ban on raw mineral exports

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) is proposing a sweeping ban on the export of raw minerals, a move that would indicate an escalation of the Government’s generally negative stance on a practice that generates little value while causing environmental devastation.
Malaysian PM affirms to continue negotiating CPTPP terms World

Malaysian PM affirms to continue negotiating CPTPP terms

The Malaysian government will continue to negotiate the terms of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) until it is satisfied that they will not be detrimental to the country, said Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.
Vietnam actively realizes ASEAN commitments Politics

Vietnam actively realizes ASEAN commitments

Vietnam has actively got involved in the realisation of ASEAN commitments since the country joined the association on July 28, 1995, according Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung.
CPTPP, EVFTA help Vietnam’s garment-textile lure investment Business

CPTPP, EVFTA help Vietnam’s garment-textile lure investment

Free trade agreements, particularly the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), are the driving force to attract big investments in Vietnam’s garment-textile industry.