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.
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.
The first meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in 2017 opened in Bangkok, Thailand on February 21, with more than 150 delegates from member economies and ABAC taking part.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Ambassador Truong Manh Son sat down on February 7 with many of the top business leaders in the Czech Republic to discuss ways of opening new opportunities for commercial trade.
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.
While Intel is cutting jobs globally, Intel Products Vietnam (IPV) has plans to increase investment in 2017.
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.
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.
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’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.
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.
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.
The Vietnam Textile Association (Vitas) will host a number of important events of regional textile industry from October 31 to November 2, said Vitas President Vu Duc Giang.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A study on how to develop the supporting industry in Vietnam suggested cooperation with Japan in the field, heard a seminar held in Hanoi on September 16.