EU-Vietnam trade agreement entered into force on 1st August 2020

EU exports to Vietnam will be taxed less as of 1 August. This is the immediate effect of the entry into force of the EU-Vietnam trade agreement that will ultimately scrap duties on 99% of all goods traded between the two sides. Doing business in Vietnam will also become easier for European companies: they will … Continue reading EU-Vietnam trade agreement entered into force on 1st August 2020

Written QeA to EU Commission – Restrictions to the free movement of goods – Bottling of Sardinian myrtle liqueur (Mirto di Sardegna)

An interesting Q&A with the EU Commission about the extent of GIs protection and requirements for the registration in the spirit drinks sector. Question for written answer to the Commission, Giulia Moi (EFDD), 30th October 2015 Subject:  Bottling of Sardinian myrtle liqueur (Mirto di Sardegna) The Commission has still to recognise ‘Mirto di Sardegna’ as an … Continue reading Written QeA to EU Commission – Restrictions to the free movement of goods – Bottling of Sardinian myrtle liqueur (Mirto di Sardegna)