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Vietnamese leader holds out hope for US rejoining TPP

Phuc also wants The remaining members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement should leave a door open for an American return, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told The Nikkei here Wednesday.foreign shareholders to drive change at state-run companies

  • India's onion exports fell by over 31 pc in 2010-11

    India's onion export dropped by over 31 per cent in 2010-11 at 12.89 million tons as compared to the previous year due to damage to the crop and ban on shipment in the later part following soaring of domestic prices of the kitchen staple.

  • Anti-dumping duty on Chinese viscose filament yarn to continue

    The government has decided to continue anti-dumping duty of up to USD 4.82 per kg on Viscose Filament Yarn till February, 2012 to protect the domestic industry.

  • Russia to lift grain export ban from July 1: Putin

    Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin announced on Saturday Russia will lift from July 1 its grain export ban which was imposed last year in the wake of a severe drought, according to a government release.

  • Kazakhstan Agrees Key WTO Issue With USA

    Kazakhstan and the United States have reached an agreement in principle about the access of U.S. suppliers of services to the Kazakh market, a key condition for Kazakhstan’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

  • EU, Japan agree to work towards mega free trade deal

    Leaders of the European Union and Japan on Saturday agreed to start talks towards a multi-billion-euro free trade deal linking the world’s third biggest economy to the globe’s largest market.

  • Autos face new import taxes

    The import of new and used cars will face new tax rates as of June 1 in accordance with a recent product management list issued by the General Department of Customs aimed at curbing trade fraud.

  • Vietnam, Saudi Arabia to boost cooperation

    Vietnam-Saudi Arabia cooperative relationship has been promoted but it is not on par with each country’s potential. Therefore, both countries need to make greater efforts to realize their opportunities for cooperation.

  • More Vietnamese agricultural products to be exported to US

    Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk attended the third meeting of the Vietnam-US trade and investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council in Washington DC on May 23.