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EU official highlights significance of signing of EVFTA, EVIPA

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EU official highlights significance of signing of EVFTA, EVIPA

The signing of the free trade agreement and the investment protection agreement between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) is a historical milestone, demonstrating that their close cooperation has been lifted to a new high, EU Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom said on July 1.

Top legislator, European trade commissioner talk about EVFTA

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Top legislator, European trade commissioner talk about EVFTA

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom exchanged ideas related to the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agrement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) during their meeting in Hanoi on July 1.

Vietnam, EU sign free trade, investment protection agreements

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Vietnam, EU sign free trade, investment protection agreements

The EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU – Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) were officially signed in Hanoi on June 30 afternoon, in the witness of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Vietnamese National Assembly and Government leaders, and leaders of the European Union (EU).

Vietnam, EU to sign EVFTA on June 30 in Hanoi

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Vietnam, EU to sign EVFTA on June 30 in Hanoi

The European Council announced on June 25 that it has approved the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU – Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), and assigned the EU to sign the deals with Vietnam on June 30 in Hanoi.

EVFTA - a push for Vietnam-EU economic relations

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EVFTA - a push for Vietnam-EU economic relations

The upcoming valid EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will create a strong driving force for fostering Vietnam – EU comprehensive economic partnership via the abolition of 99 percent of import tariffs in the next 7-10 years.

Vietnam, EU seek to accelerate FTA signing

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Vietnam, EU seek to accelerate FTA signing

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh had a working session with European Union (EU) officials to foster economic and trade cooperation and settle existing problems, thus speeding up the signing and ratification of a free trade agreement (FTA) between the bloc and Vietnam.

Oxford Group issues Vietnam report

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Oxford Group issues Vietnam report

Vietnam’s steady transition to a liberalised economy is the subject of a wide-ranging analysis in a new report by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG).

Europe eyes Vietnam investments

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Europe eyes Vietnam investments

European investors are eyeing further investments in Vietnam, the Ambassador and Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to the country, Bruno Angelet said.

European Parliament backs EU-Vietnam FTA

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European Parliament backs EU-Vietnam FTA

The European Parliament (EP) advocates the signing of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to since it benefits Vietnam, the EU and other Southeast Asian nations, executives of the EP’s International Trade Committee (INTA) have said.