E-commerce platform launched in Hanoi

E-commerce platform launched in Hanoi

Kiu, a B2B e-commerce platform with the support of the Mekong Business Initiative (MBI) project, was officially launched in Hanoi on February 21.

Tra fish prices on the rise

Tra fish prices on the rise

Prices of tra fish for processing have increased in response to high demand from the Cuu Long Delta provinces.

Footwear exports tend to rise from midyear

Footwear exports tend to rise from midyear

VOV.VN - Footwear exports have constantly increased in recent years from US$6.5 billion in 2011 to US$13 billion in 2016, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

First WB-loaned hydropower plant put first turbine into use

First WB-loaned hydropower plant put first turbine into use

The first turbine of the Trung Son hydropower plant, Vietnam’s first hydropower project with credit loaned from the World Bank, in the central province of Thanh Hoa has begun generating electricity for the national grid.

Vietjet receives IATA full membership

Vietjet receives IATA full membership

Vietjet has received full membership of the International Air Transportation Association (IATA), affirming the new-age carrier’s role and position in domestic and international aviation communities.

Cashew sector faces difficulties in 2017

Cashew sector faces difficulties in 2017

Despite record earnings from export in 2016, cashew nuts exporters are struggling to meet targets for this year due to a shortage of raw materials.

ThreadSol debuts garment cost-cutting solutions

ThreadSol debuts garment cost-cutting solutions

ThreadSol, an enterprise material management solutions provider for the sewn products industry, has unveiled two cost-saving solutions for the textile industry, intelloBuy and intelloCut.

Deputy PM out to aid local retailers

Deputy PM out to aid local retailers

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked ministries and authorities to support local retailers while better managing the operations of foreign retail firms.

MoIT to lower logistics costs

MoIT to lower logistics costs

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has drafted an action plan to lower logistics costs to 18 percent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2020.