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EU FTAs & bilateral ties Investment South Asia & ASEAN Vietnam

EU Vietnam free trade agreement to be signed today as Hanoi adheres to EU public investment court idea

 The EU and Vietnam have finalised talks on a joint free trade agreement. A signing ceremony will take place on 2 December 2015 afternoon. The agreement is seen a as a major success for the EU’s trade strategy in South East Asia. The deal is the most ambitious agreement signed …

EU FTAs & bilateral ties In-depth briefings Japan United States & TTIP

Monthly briefing: EU & public procurement: FTAs, TTIP and EU-Japan

In October 2015, European Union and United States trade negotiators started discussing government procurement in the ongoing Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership for the first time in two years of talks. Both sides aim to exchange market access offers before February 2016. Public procurement is one of the most contentious …