The Fourth Meeting between Japan and Vietnam on Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Negotiations
July 12, 2007
- The fourth meeting between Japan and Vietnam on economic partnership
agreement (EPA) negotiations will be held in Hoi An, Vietnam, from July
18 (Wed) to 21 (Sat).
- The meeting will be attended, on the Japanese side, by Mr. Jun Yokota,
Ambassador for International Economic Affairs, and representatives of relevant
ministries including Deputy-Director-General level participants who will
co-chair the meeting, and, on the Vietnamese side, by Mr. Phan The Rue,
Chief Negotiator, and other relevant officials.
- In the meeting, consultations will be held on wide-ranging issues including trade in goods and services, aiming at achieving an early conclusion of the Agreement.