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Domestic logistics firm looking to increase competitiveness

Domestic logistics firm looking to increase competitiveness

Domestic logistics providers, such as TBS Logistics, Transimex Saigon, Gemadept, Sotrans, and SNP Logistics, and hundreds of others, gathered on April 14 in Ho Chi Minh City to find ways to cooperate and increase their competitiveness.

Five coffee nurseries enabled to join VnSAT project in Dak Nong

Five coffee nurseries enabled to join VnSAT project in Dak Nong

Five coffee nurseries in the Central Highlands of Dak Nong have been enabled to join World Bank-funded VnSAT (Vietnam – Sustainable Agriculture Transformation) project that aims to provide high-quality saplings for coffee re-plantation in the locality.

Gender equality and resettlement discussed

Gender equality and resettlement discussed

Integrating gender equality into resettlement plans will increase women’s participation in the decision-making process, not only at the household level but also the institutional one, heard an international workshop in the northern province of Quang Ninh on April 13.

IFC gives US$80 million credit package to VPBank

IFC gives US$80 million credit package to VPBank

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private equity arm of World Bank group, has sanctioned an additional US$80 million credit package to Vietnam Prosperity Bank (VPBank).

PM values WB’s role in Vietnam’s development

PM values WB’s role in Vietnam’s development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received World Bank (WB) CEO Kristalina I. Georgieva in Hanoi on March 23, valuing the WB’s role in Vietnam’s socio-economic development, especially in poverty elimination.

WB-funded project benefits central coastal provinces

WB-funded project benefits central coastal provinces

Dozens of thousands of farmers and fishermen in nine central coastal provinces have benefited from the Coastal Resources for Sustainable Development (CRSD) Project funded by the World Bank (WB) in the past years.

The personnel problem in tax reform

The personnel problem in tax reform

While the tax sector is endeavouring to reform itself in favour of enterprises and the public, recalcitrant tax officials remain a chokepoint to these efforts, which have yet to yield practical benefits for the business community.

Business community acknowledges progress in tax procedures reform

Business community acknowledges progress in tax procedures reform

The business community acknowledged progress in the tax sector’s administrative reform but urged more efforts in improving law quality, simplifying procedures, applying IT and cutting informal costs, according to a report released at a workshop in Hanoi on March 7.

IREX ready to ride sustainable surge

IREX ready to ride sustainable surge

IREX Energy Joint-Stock Company, Vietnam’s vanguard solar panel producer, has made great contributions to developing renewable energy in Vietnam.