EVFTA fuels Vietnam’s imports from EU

EVFTA fuels Vietnam’s imports from EU

Since the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) took effect, the country’s imports from the EU have been rising sharply, with many commodities posting import value of billions of US dollars.
Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam agrees to establish WTO informal working group on trade, gender

Vietnam and a number of member states of the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreed to establish an informal working group on trade and gender during an online meeting at the level of ambassador and head of delegation in Bern, Switzerland, on September 23.
A farmer harvests palm oil in Indonesia's Riau province (Photo: AFP)

Indonesia ready to confront EU over palm oil discrimination

Indonesia is already prepared to confront the European Union (EU) over the discriminatory policies on palm oil of Renewable Energy Directive II (RED II) and Delegated Regulation EU before the World Trade Organization (WTO).