Invitation letter for the workshop on “Introducing an early warning system for antidumping disputes against Vietnamese exporters”

11/03/2011

To reduce the damage caused by antidumping lawsuits against Vietnam and help enterprises have more time to prepare for the proceedings, and actively prevent lawsuits, with the support of the Global Competitiveness Facility for Vietnamese Enterprises (GCF), Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) has built an early warning system for antidumping disputes against Vietnamese exporters. The system is currently in testing phase and will be completed in next time. Information about the early warning system can be accessed on the website www.canhbaosom.vn or www.earlywarning.vn.

In order to introduce extensively the Early warning system for antidumping disputes and also to collect comments and suggestions from enterprises to improve the system, VCA, cooperated with some associations, plan to organize the workshop on “Introducing an early warning system for antidumping disputes against Vietnamese exporters” in Ho Chi Minh City, detailed as follows:

1. Time: Wednesday Morning, on 11th August 2010.

2. Location:Meeting room A, Reunification Palace, 108 Nguyen Du, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.

3. Contents:

- Introduction about the Early Warning System: operational mechanism, system’s functions;

- Guidelines for enterprises to seek information on the website and to use the support tools;

- Collect comments and suggestions from enterprises about the system via Questionnaire.

4. Program:see Attached file
       Vietnam Competition Authority would be grateful to invite interested parties to attend this workshop. Please kindly confirm your participants to the related association or to VCA as address followed:

VCA’s Representative office at HCMC

Ms. Hoang Thi Yen

Location: 159 Ky Con, District 1, HCMC

Tel: 08 3914 6297; Fax: 08 3914 6298.

Email: yenht@moit.gov.vn

Thank you for your attention./.