European Free Trade Association-Philippines FTA

EENI Business School & HA University


Syllabus of the Subject: Philippines-European Free Trade Association Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

  1. Introduction to the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)-Philippines Free Trade Agreement
  2. Topics covered by the EFTA-Philippines agreement
  3. Foreign Trade between the Philippines and the States of the European Free Trade Association (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland)
The Subject (e-learning) “Philippines-European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Free Trade Agreement (FTA)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs (Degrees, Masters, Doctorates) taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Courses: EFTA States, ASEAN Markets
  2. Masters (e-learning): Asia, Pacific, Europe, Emerging Markets, International Business, Foreign Trade
  3. Doctorates: Asia, Europe
  4. Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (e-learning)

Languages of study Higher Education in English Tertiary Education in Spanish EFTA Post-secondary Education in French Association européenne de libre-échange Study in Portuguese AELC.

Suggestions for:

  1. Filipino students
  2. EFTA's Students: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland

Sample of the subject - EFTA-Philippines Free Trade Agreement:
EFTA-Philippines Free Trade Agreement (Course)

Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): European Free Trade Association-Philippines Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

Entry into force of the EFTA-Philippines Free Trade Agreement: pending (signed: April 2016)

The main aim of the European Free Trade Association(EFTA)-Philippines Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is to set-up a free trade area through the Foreign Trade Liberalisation (elimination of all the customs duties on industrial goods).

The EFTA-Philippines Free Trade Agreement (14 Chapters) covers:

  1. Trade in Goods and Services
  2. Technical Barriers to Trade
  3. Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures
  4. Trade and Sustainable Development
  5. Protection of Intellectual Property
  6. Investment
  7. Competition
  8. Government Procurement
  9. Institutional Provisions
  10. Dispute Settlement
  11. ...

Rules of origin: based on the European model.

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