FTA will be effective three months after its ratification in PH and at least one EFTA
It is my honor to present this important Agreement with the Switzerland Confederation, the Kingdom of Norway, the Republic of Iceland and the Principality of Liechtenstein, more collectively known as the European Free Trade Association or EFTA
, as this marks an important milestone in the overall international trade policy of the Philippines.
members include the nation's financial institutions, ATM owners, networks and manufacturers, payment processors, card companies, software companies, state governments and technology services providers.
The prosperity of the EFTA
economies is highly dependent on access to foreign markets.
The same cannot be said, however, for access to the US market because none of the EFTA
countries have free trade agreements (FTAs) with Washington.
Merchandise trade between the EFTA
States and Bosnia and Herzegovina increased at an average rate of 16.
comprises four non-European Union member states namely Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein.
The Pakistan side was headed by Zafar Mahmood, Secretary Commerce while EFTA
side was headed by Luzius Wasescha, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the WTO and EFTA
Ali said the meetings come within the free trade agreement signed by the two sides in 2001 and which aim at boosting trade and economic ties between the two sides through facilitating the entry of industrial and agricultural products into the markets of Jordan and EFTA
Ali said the meetings come within the free trade agreement signed by the two sides in 2001and which aim at boosting trade and economic ties between the two sides through facilitating the entry of industrial and agricultural products into the markets of Jordan and EFTA
is composed of the four European countries that have not join the EU.
is a cooperative organization composed of four non-EU countries Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein--that are small in size but have a high GNI per capita.