EVIPA expected to help improve FDI quality: Minister Business

EVIPA expected to help improve FDI quality: Minister

The EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) not only marks a new step of development in the Vietnam-EU partnership and comprehensive cooperation but also will help improve the quality of foreign investment flows into Vietnam, according to Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.
Vietnam attends first meeting of CPTPP Commission World

Vietnam attends first meeting of CPTPP Commission

Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh attended the first meeting of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Commission in Tokyo, Japan, on January 19, together with ministers in charge of economy and trade from 10 other member nations.
Legal harmonisation in ASEAN crucial Politics

Legal harmonisation in ASEAN crucial

Legal harmonisation in ASEAN is so necessary that each member state should be required to make active contributions to establish a common legal framework, so the group can reduce legal differences.
Arbitration could solve disputes fast Business

Arbitration could solve disputes fast

Businesses and banks in Vietnam still resolve disputes through the courts, even though arbitration and mediation remain the most popular methods throughout the world in dealing with banking disputes.
Business

Amended law to get tough on incapable investors

A new regulation on revoking investment certificates of foreign invested projects in Vietnam is expected to make it easier to cancel poorly performing ones, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported.
Politics

VN affirms legitimate rights, interests in East Sea

Vietnam will adopt every suitable and necessary peaceful measure to defend sovereignty, sovereign rights and jurisdiction as well as its legal and legitimate national interests in the East Sea in accordance with the UN Charter, international law and the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982 UNCLOS).
Society

Labour regulations fail to resolve disputes

The current labour regulations were failing to tackle worker disputes, said Pham Minh Huan, deputy minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, at a workshop on April 20 in Hanoi .