Mr. Bernd Lange, Member of the European Parliament (MEP) and Chair of the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade, will visit Vietnam later this week.
Mr. Lange's visit takes place just as ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is in its final stages. Part of his programme are 2 events that offer a chance for EuroCham members to hear from a leading opinion-former in Europe, and share how European companies are leading the development of CSR, labour standards and HR practices in Vietnam.
Mr. Lange will take part in a Factory Visit toGerman textile company van Laack on Friday 27 July, 2018. The visit will be followed by a Discussion with Mr. Lange on the impact of European investment on labour standards and CSR in Vietnam.
German politician and Member of the European Parliament
Bernd Lange is a German politician and Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Germany. He is a member of the Social Democratic Party, part of the Party of European Socialists.
He was a member of the European Parliament from 1994 to 2004. Since July 2009 he is again member of the European Parliament within the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament. Since 2014, Bernd Lange is chairman of the INTA committee (International Trade) and rapporteur for TTIP (Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership)