European Parliament delegation visits Vietnam Politics

European Parliament delegation visits Vietnam

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong had a bilateral meeting in Hanoi on January 7 with Vice President of the European Parliament (EP) Heidi Hautala who is leading an EP working delegation to Vietnam from January 7-9.
Fair trade a priority among EU consumers Business

Fair trade a priority among EU consumers

Fair trade is now one of the most important concerns for European Union (EU) consumers, along with concern for sustainable development, a Ministry of Trade and Industry official said.
Garment and textile exports to EU plunge Business

Garment and textile exports to EU plunge

The volume of Vietnam’s garment and textile exports to the European Union (EU) market saw a year-on-year reduction of 30 percent during the January to mid-March period, said the Vietnam Textile and Garment Association (Vitas).
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EU official changes attitude to VN tra fish

Struan Stevenson, Senior Vice President of the European Parliament’s Fisheries Committee, has changed his mind for imports of Vietnamese pangasius fish after his visit to Vietnam from May 13-23, 2011.