Tag: "supply chain"

Vietnam, Thailand boost supply chain agility

Vietnam, Thailand boost supply chain agility

VOV.VN - Vietnam and Thai leaders met on March 17 in Ho Chi Minh City for talks seeking to shift their economies into more collaboration in sophisticated light manufacturing, such as electronics and auto-parts.

Bright prospects for steel firms despite challenges

Bright prospects for steel firms despite challenges

Vietnam’s listed steel companies can achieve higher growth in 2017 despite a volatile and predictable international market if they optimise operations and exploit missing links in the sector’s supply chain, experts said on March 13.

Strengthening supply chain for growth in manufacturing

Strengthening supply chain for growth in manufacturing

VOV.VN - The Vietnam government is intent on fostering the development of a competitive supply chain in the manufacturing sector— a prerequisite to capitalizing on the benefits of trade agreements, say experts.

Stronger SME connectivity needed to boost support industry

Stronger SME connectivity needed to boost support industry

Linking small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) and selecting some of them to join the supply chain for FDI firms to boost support industry is among ideas to promote the role of SMEs in the industry’s growth that was given in a recent conference in Ho Chi Minh City.

Seminar advises on debt risks

Seminar advises on debt risks

Risks that companies face while exporting and measures to mitigate such risks and collect overseas receivables were discussed at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on December 22.

Textile industry urged to develop supply chain

Textile industry urged to develop supply chain

Vietnamese textile and garment companies should focus more on developing their supply chain to enable them to capitalise on opportunities arising from free trade agreements, a panel discussion heard in Ho Chi Minh City this week.

Vietnam, RoK funds join hands for SME development

Vietnam, RoK funds join hands for SME development

Vietnam’s Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise Development Fund (SMEDF) will join hands with the Korea Small and Medium Business Corporation (SBC) to promote the development of SMEs and help them to seek partners in both countries.

Walmart seeks stronger ties with local suppliers

Walmart seeks stronger ties with local suppliers

VOV.VN - Walmart has joined a business trade fair in Ho Chi Minh City seeking to strengthen its local supply chain with businesses in the manufacturing and agriculture segments of the economy.

Amcham organises supplier day in HCM City

Amcham organises supplier day in HCM City

The American Chamber of Commerce, HCM City Chapter, on October 26, organised the Supplier Day 2016 for FDI manufacturers and local suppliers aiming at the growth of the Vietnam supply chain.

Japanese firms increase investments in trade

Japanese firms increase investments in trade

Japanese businesses are stepping up investments in trade and services in southern Vietnam, said head of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Ho Chi Minh City Takimoto Kogji .

Global cold chain to grow 7% annually through 2020

Global cold chain to grow 7% annually through 2020

VOV.VN - The global cold chain market is projected to grow at a combined annual growth rate of 7% from 2016, to reach a value of US$234.49 billion by 2020, according to a report from Research and Markets.

RMIT grants scholarships to Vietnamese students

RMIT grants scholarships to Vietnamese students

VOV.VN - The Australian Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) has awarded 98 scholarships worth VND27.5 billion (US$1.2 million) to prospective students and those studying in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as part of activities marking 15 years of operation.

Vietnam CEO Forum opens in Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam CEO Forum opens in Ho Chi Minh City

The Vietnam CEO Forum 2016, themed “Linking Viet Strengths - Time to Walk the Talk”, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on September 30, attracting nearly 1,000 leading domestic entrepreneurs.

Samsung local suppliers jump 200% in one year

Samsung local suppliers jump 200% in one year

VOV.VN - The total number of local vendors joining the supply chain has doubled in the past year, said Lee Sang Su, president of Samsung Electronics at a recent workshop in Ho Chi Minh City.

Packaging firms prepare for exhibition

Packaging firms prepare for exhibition

More than 100 executives from Vietnamese packaging businesses took part in a seminar in HCM City on September 16 meant to introduce the 2017 Interpack Fair and Exhibition to be held in Germany.