The agreement is fully in line with the rules of the WTO Government Procurement Agreement, thus achieving a degree of transparency and procedural fairness comparable to other EU trade agreements with developed countries and more advanced developing countries, the EC stated. … [Read more...] about New free trade agreement to add $16bn to Vietnam’s exports to EU: expert
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Jean Jacques Bouflet, vice president of EuroCham in Việt Nam, urged Vietnamese businesses to make more efforts to comply with the EU market’s strict standards, which are designed to safeguard the protection of its consumers. … [Read more...] about Bến Tre urged to meet high standards set by EU trade agreement
The US and China both have taken steps away from the trade war for now, with the US removing China off their list of currency manipulators and China agreeing to buy more US products, said banking expert Nguyen Tri Hieu. It’s a good start, but it’s still difficult to see how it will go or if they will stick to their agreements. … [Read more...] about US-China trade deal forces firms to grow
In the agreement, both sides commit to abide by the International Monetary Fund's principles on avoiding the manipulation of exchange rates and say they will work to achieve market-determined exchange rates and refrain from competitively cutting their value of their currencies. … [Read more...] about What’s in the new US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal?
In split-screen drama and with the vote scarcely concluded, House lawmakers who will serve as prosecutors in Trump's trial gathered in the well of the Senate bearing articles of impeachment which were later read aloud to the chamber -- setting the historic proceedings in motion. … [Read more...] about US Senate approves new North American trade deal