TOKYO: Japan's government has estimated the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will boost the economy by 14 trillion yen (77.56 billion pounds) or about 3 percentage points, over four times more than its initial calculation, the Nikkei business daily said on Tuesday.
HANOI – Vietnam’s agricultural sector must be prepared to confront competition right on the domestic market when the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact comes into force, experts told a conference in Hanoi last week.
Hanoi (VNA) – The participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement will provide a chance for Vietnam to balance its trade relations and avoid over-dependence on certain markets, economists said at a recent seminar in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal could prevent Canada from making its foreign investment review law more restrictive to trade, unless the government invokes national security as the reason.
Vietnam expects disbursed foreign direct investment to reach a record high this year after the government eased business regulations, luring investors seeking to benefit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact.
ILO - The International Labour Organization in Viet Nam has welcomed the Government’s commitment to respect, promote and realize the ILO’s fundamental principles and rights at work in its statement released on 20 November 2015.
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia has been drafted and published the summaries of 30 TPP chapters. These summaries could be downloaded here:
United States Trade Representative (USTR) has drafted and published the summaries of 30 TPP chapters. These summaries could be downloaded here:
The Ministry of Finance has announced that Vietnam has committed to adopting a common tariff for all countries in the TPP, with over 65 per cent of all import tariff lines being immediately eliminated after the agreement takes effect.
The Japanese government released the details of all 31 areas of the TPP on Thursday, revealing how the pact sets common rules on investment, intellectual property and other matters.