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Monday, October 21, 2019
Tags: Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement
CPTPP vital to Vietnams economic reforms CPTPP vital to Vietnam’s economic reforms
The Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) Agreement will be a vital deal to expanding free trade and ensuring sustainable development in Vietnam, said Minister of Industry and Trade (MOIT) Tran Tuan Anh.
Revising IP Law to effectively combat infringements Revising IP Law to effectively combat infringements
Le Ngoc Lam, Deputy Director of the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam of the Ministry of Science and Technology, talks with Hai Quan (Customs) newspaper on revision of the current Law on Intellectual Property of Vietnam, which was officially enacted in July 2006 and revised in 2009.
VN laws need fine tuning for TPP: report VN laws need fine tuning for TPP: report
Vietnam’s legal framework is compatible with most of the commitments on investment it has undertaken under the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement but not compatible with commitments on transfer and investor-state dispute resettlement, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced yesterday.
National Assembly to pass 24 laws next year National Assembly to pass 24 laws next year
The National Assembly (NA) recently adopted a resolution adjusting the law- and ordinance-making program for the remaining months of 2016 and announcing the legislative program for 2017.
US President agrees to completely lift arms embargo on Vietnam US President agrees to completely lift arms embargo on Vietnam
The United States of America (US) is fully lifting its fifty-year-old ban on lethal weapon sales to Vietnam, announced US President Barack Obama on May 23.
Vietnam makes constructive contributions to ASEAN-US relations Vietnam makes constructive contributions to ASEAN-US relations
As a constructive and responsible member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Vietnam has exerted efforts to contribute to the ASEAN Community and regional development, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said at the US-ASEAN Leaders Summit that concluded on February 17 in California, the US.
Government approves resolution on signing of TPP Government approves resolution on signing of TPP
The Government on February 2 issued Resolution No. 09/NQ-CP, authorizing the Minister of Industry and Trade to ink the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement.
Some legal issues of international sale and purchase of ships Some legal issues of international sale and purchase of ships
There are three aspects of concern in an international ship deal: legal, commercial and technical, and this article will focus on analyzing legal issues.
Timely issuance of implementing regulations is imperative: Minister of Justice Timely issuance of implementing regulations is imperative: Minister of Justice
Under a National Assembly resolution adopted in 2014, the Ministry of Justice was tasked to ensure the implementation of the 2013 Constitution, enhance its role in improving the quality of legal documents and draft a new Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents. Vietnam Law & Legal Forum talks with Minister of Justice Ha Hung Cuong about the results achieved after nearly two years of implementing the Resolution.
Trade Union pluralism through free trade? Trade Union pluralism through free trade?
The United States and the European Union hold the view that the Vietnam-EU and TPP agreements not only concern dismantling tariffs and investment disincentives, but also guaranteeing social and ecological standards.

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