There is no doubt that the signing of a bilateral trade agreement
with the United States represents a major move forward for Vietnam at a time when foreign investor confidence is at a low point.
The European Union concluded a bilateral trade agreement
with China in May that netted a commitment from Beijing to offer seven new insurance licenses before China's WTO accession.
still treats Vietnam with a double standard; the July 2000 signing of a bilateral trade agreement
is one step toward a balanced policy.
The two countries reached a bilateral trade agreement
in July last year, and President Bill Clinton has repeatedly said he is interested in visiting Vietnam within his term.
The new bilateral Trade Agreement
aims to enhance trade between the two countries through trade facilitation by improving procedures, cutting down on documentation and adding additional exit/entry points for Bhutans trade with other countries.
JPEPA is said to be the first comprehensive bilateral trade agreement
entered into by the Philippines with Japan.
The Bilateral Trade Agreement
between India and Bangladesh was originally signed in 1980.
The new accord is to replace the 1965 bilateral trade agreement
that has governed the transit of goods to landlocked Afghanistan through Pakistan.
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and Palestinian Issue.
The bilateral trade agreement
was signed in July last year after rounds of marathon negotiations, paving the way for former President Bill Clinton's historic visit to Vietnam late last year as the first U.
3 that China's unwillingness to show Swiss insurers the same generosity it is offering their European Union competitors was a stumbling block to concluding a bilateral trade agreement
necessary to bring China's 14-year quest for WTO membership to a successful conclusion.