Brussels workshop talks about EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

Brussels workshop talks about EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy in Belgium, in collaboration with the European Union (EU), the EU-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group and the European Institute for Asian Studies, held a workshop in Brussels on June 20 to speed up the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA). (20 hours ago)

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