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Social networks help SMEs join global value chain: expert

Social networks help SMEs join global value chain: expert

Social networks play a vital role in helping small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) participate in global value chain, said Facebook’s representative in Vietnam Huynh Kim Tuoc said at a forum in Hanoi on October 19.

PM lays out tasks for FTA implementation

PM lays out tasks for FTA implementation

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has set facilitating business and export activities as an urgent task to realise free trade agreements (FTAs) Vietnam has signed.

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which make up 90 per cent of businesses in Vietnam, should take advantage of new marketing tools like social media to have access to global value chains, experts said at a meeting held on October 17 in HCM City.

PM: Da Nang should step up APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

PM: Da Nang should step up APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

While successfully hosting the upcoming 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, Da Nang should spare no effort to become the most livable city in the country, a must-visit tourism destination and a major investment attraction, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on October 15.

Heineken Vietnam recognised at Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum

Heineken Vietnam recognised at Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum

At the 4th Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum (VCSF 2017) held on October 10 in Hanoi, Heineken Vietnam has been recognised as applying exemplary sustainable business practices to its operations and bringing positive impacts to the local commutnity and the environment.

Volunteers selected for APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

Volunteers selected for APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

The central coastal city of Da Nang has been selecting the best volunteers to serve the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in November, the most important external event of the city and Vietnam in 2017.

Further fee cuts needed to support firms

Further fee cuts needed to support firms

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) said that the Ministry of Finance’s proposed fee cuts was a positive move, but stronger cuts or even abolishments were needed to support businesses.

Can Tho attracts Japanese investment

Can Tho attracts Japanese investment

The third Vietnam-Japan trade and cultural exchange programme and fifth annual Mekong Delta investment forum will be held in Can Tho city in October and November to lure more investment in trade and services from Japanese businesses.

President Tran Dai Quang meets ABAC Vietnam leaders

President Tran Dai Quang meets ABAC Vietnam leaders

President Tran Dai Quang has urged the APEC Business Advisory Council in Vietnam (ABAC Vietnam) to join hands with relevant agencies and organisations to thoroughly prepare for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week slated for November in the central city of Da Nang.

Business leaders speak out against irrational charges

Business leaders speak out against irrational charges

Leaders of the business community claim that reductions in taxes and fees and the removal of irrational business conditions should be among the key measures for the government to keep enterprises afloat.

Gov’t urged to improve business climate

Gov’t urged to improve business climate

Removing barriers and improving the business environment would contribute to reaching economic growth targets in the context of a tight State budget, director of the National Economic Issues Department Tran Quoc Phuong said on September 19 at a Hanoi conference.

Vietnam, EU work to ratify free trade deal

Vietnam, EU work to ratify free trade deal

VOV.VN - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is under final legal review to be ratified early next year. Both sides are gearing up to settle differences to effectuate the deal whose negotiations concluded in December, 2015.