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Friday, July 10, 2020
Tags: free trade agreements
NA deputies approve a resolution on socio-economic development in ethnic minority regions NA deputies approve a resolution on socio-economic development in ethnic minority regions
The National Assembly on June 19 passed a resolution on the national target program on socio-economic development in ethnic minority and mountainous areas during 2021-30, which aimed at improving livelihoods of ethnic minority groups, with the majority of deputies voting in favor.
PM calls for greater efforts to achieve growth of over 5 percent this year PM calls for greater efforts to achieve growth of over 5 percent this year
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for greater efforts to restart the national economy with the aim of achieving a GDP growth rate of over 5 percent and keeping inflation under 4 percent this year.
PM requests stable production activities PM requests stable production activities
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested sectors and businesses to make sure production activities continue as normal, despite the outbreak of SARS-CoV-2.
Party has enough prestige capacity to lead nation: top leader Party has enough prestige, capacity to lead nation: top leader
There have been no political organizations in Vietnam except the Communist Party of Vietnam that has enough will, courage, determination, brainpower, experience, prestige and capacity to lead the country to overcome difficulties and challenges, and drive the national revolutionary cause from one victory to another.
Party has enough prestige capacity to lead nation: top leader Party has enough prestige, capacity to lead nation: top leader
There have been no political organizations in Vietnam except the Communist Party of Vietnam that has enough will, courage, determination, brainpower, experience, prestige and capacity to lead the country to overcome difficulties and challenges, and drive the national revolutionary cause from one victory to another.
European Parliament ratifies EVFTA EVIPA European Parliament ratifies EVFTA, EVIPA
The European Parliament (EP) on Wednesday ratified the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA).
PM launches Vietnams 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship PM launches Vietnam’s 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a ceremony in Hanoi on January 6 to launch Vietnam’s 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship, with about 300 distinguished guests taking part.
FTAs encourage food imports investments in Vietnam FTAs encourage food imports, investments in Vietnam
Free trade agreements have created opportunities for food imports and foreign investment in the domestic food industry, according to experts.
Vietnam makes important contributions to ASEAN economic cooperation: Minister Vietnam makes important contributions to ASEAN economic cooperation: Minister
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh talks to Vietnam News Agency about ASEAN-Vietnam cooperation and the roles of Vietnam as ASEAN Chairman in 2020.
Fulfillment of labor commitments under new-generation FTAs Fulfillment of labor commitments under new-generation FTAs
Against the backdrop of increasing globalization, Vietnam has signed dozens of FTAs, of which CPTPP and EVFTA are two new-generation FTAs of special significance. Unlike traditional FTAs, new-generation FTAs also require member states to fulfill non-commercial commitments. This article analyzes the similarities and differences between Vietnam’s law and the labor commitments under EVFTA and CPTPP and puts forth suggestions for the effective implementation of these commitments.

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