Update news UKVFTA

UKVFTA expected to unlock investment flow into pharmaceutical sector of VN

The UK – VN Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) were providing significant opportunities for Vietnam to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) into the pharmaceutical industry.

UKVFTA stimulates growth in Vietnam’s export-oriented industries

The UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) has had a significant impact on Vietnam’s export-oriented industries, driving growth and opening up new opportunities for both countries, experts have said.

Kinks to iron out to prepare for British involvement in trans-pacific agreement

The United Kingdom’s efforts to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership are being seconded by Vietnam, but various issues persist involving other members.

Vietnam F&B: An appealing industry for UK companies

The recovery and development of the food and beverage (F&B) market post-COVID-19 is providing opportunities not only for domestic companies but also for United Kingdom enterprises, especially after the success of the UKVFTA.

UK exports to Vietnam grow over 23% after UKVFTA

A year after the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) came into effect in early 2021, trade between the two countries has shown significant growth despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vietnam emerges as major agricultural supplier to UK following UKVFTA

Vietnam has emerged as a major Southeast Asian supplier of farm produce and aquaculture products to the UK following the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) they signed, speakers said at a conference on June 23.

UKVFTA boosts trade and investments between UK, Vietnam

The UK-Vietnam free trade agreement (UKVFTA), effective on May 1, 2021, is expected to help not only boost trade but also promote investment between Vietnam and the UK.

Vietnam, UK exchange official notes of UKVFTA

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs To Anh Dung on March 26 chaired a ceremony to exchange official notes between Vietnam and the UK confirming the effective date of the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA).

UKVFTA – the 'boulevard' connecting Vietnam - UK

Officially taking effect at 11pm on December 31, 2020, the United Kingdom (UK)-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) has reopened the trade and investment bridge between the two countries after the UK left the European Union (Brexit).

First batch of Vietnamese rice exported to UK under UKVFTA

The first 60 tonnes of jasmin rice shipped to the UK under the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) hit the shelves in London on January 26.

UK trade deal gives Vietnamese consumers greater access to luxury goods

Tran Hung Khuong, owner of an automobile shop in HCM City’s Tan Binh District, said people could now save up to VND15 billion by buying a Rolls-Royce Wraith directly imported from the UK, thanks to the Vietnam-UK Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA).

Int’l economic integration a bright spot in Vietnam’s external affairs: Deputy FM

International economic integration was a bright spot in Vietnam’s external affairs activities in 2020, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son has said.

Fitch Solutions revises up Vietnam GDP growth forecast to 8.6% in 2021

Vietnam’s strong growth momentum in manufacturing is expected to continue in 2021, supported by growing external demand from trade deals such as the EVFTA, UKVFTA, and RCEP.

UKVFTA creates more room for bilateral trade links

The UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) will open the door wider for bilateral economic and trade ties and help form a solid foundation for their strategic partnership to reach a new height.

UKVFTA ushers in a bright future for UK – VN ties, ensures smooth post-Brexit trade

The UK – Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) was officially signed in London on December 29.

British PM's Trade Envoy: UKVFTA ushers in a bright future for UK-Vietnam ties

Heather Wheeler, MP and Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy for Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam talks about the newly-signed UKVFTA.

UKVFTA ushers in new opportunities for Vietnam-UK trade

The conclusion of the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) demonstrates the importance of Vietnam as a market and its heightened position in the eyes of the UK, 

Vietnam, UK issue joint statement concluding free trade negotiations

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and UK Secretary of State for International Trade Liz Truss signed the agreed minutes on the conclusion of negotiations over the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA).