Workers process blue gragon for export at Vina T&T Group (Photo: SGGP)

RCEP to help farm produce expand presence in global markets

The recently-signed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement will create opportunities for Vietnam’s agricultural products to extend their reach in the region and the world, experts have said.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (left) and Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, together with leaders of other RCEP member countries, witness the pact signing via videoconference on November 15 (Photo: VNA)

RCEP a bright spot in bleak global economy

The COVID-19 pandemic has cast a long shadow and created uncertainty over the global economy. The signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), however, offers a beacon of hope, as it marks a victory for multilateralism and free trade regionally and globally.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison hold talks on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka. (Photo from @MFAThai Twitter account)

Australia backs Thailand’s bid to seal RCEP

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has supported a Thai bid to seal the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to bolster trade, Deputy Government Spokesman Werachon Sukondhapatipak said on June 28.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison hold talks on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka. (Photo from @MFAThai Twitter account)

Australia backs Thailand’s bid to seal RCEP

 Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has supported a Thai bid to seal the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to bolster trade, Deputy Government Spokesman Werachon Sukondhapatipak said on June 28.