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HCM City firms expect further support to overcome difficulties

HCM City firms expect further support to overcome difficulties

A lack of raw materials and falling consumption demand in foreign markets are challenging enterprises in Ho Chi Minh City. Many of them are hoping for specific policies to help them overcome these difficulties and resume economic activities.

Firms resetting raw material sources

Firms resetting raw material sources

As the coronavirus outbreak shows no sign of slowing down, supply chain leaders are urged to mitigate instant disruption and plan for their short- and long-term performance, at a time of weakness in securing domestic raw material sources in the context of feeble supporting industries.

Firms need solid strategies to boost exports to Thailand

Firms need solid strategies to boost exports to Thailand

Thailand is one of the markets with most potential for Vietnam within the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), yet businesses need to adopt appropriate strategies to boost exports to the market, experts said at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on May 7.

Firms advised to boost exports to Taiwan

Firms advised to boost exports to Taiwan

Exporters should step up trade promotion to boost exports to Taiwan, which imports large volumes of farm produce and processed foods, according to Vietnamese trade officials.

Gender equality at firms in Tay Ninh province examined

Gender equality at firms in Tay Ninh province examined

The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour and the CARE International organisation have surveyed the gender equality situation at businesses in economic zones of Tay Ninh, a province in the southern key economic region.

Firms move to counteract oil prices

Firms move to counteract oil prices

With the price of oil on a roller-coaster ride over the past few years, companies are pushing ahead with plans to cushion the impacts.

Firms encouraged to engage strongly in regional development

Firms encouraged to engage strongly in regional development

The Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Business Summit, which opened in Hanoi on March 30 on the sidelines of the sixth GMS Summit as an initiative of Vietnam, has created an opportunity for governments to hold dialogue with enterprises and development partners, and encourage their stronger engagement in GMS activities.

Firms grapple with year-end labour crunch

Firms grapple with year-end labour crunch

Several enterprises in the south, mostly in Ho Chi Minh City and the provinces of Dong Nai and Binh Duong, are accelerating worker recruitment, preparing to up production after the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday that falls in mid-February 2018.

Prime Minister commits support to Ontario businesses

Prime Minister commits support to Ontario businesses

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc committed all possible support to Canada’s Ontario firms to do business in Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on December 6 for Premier of Ontario Kathleen Wynne.

Nearly 11,000 new firms established in November

Nearly 11,000 new firms established in November

Close to 11,000 enterprises were established with a registered capital of VND109.9 trillion (US$4.8 billion) in November, data of the Ministry of Planning and Investment revealed.

Firms wary of switch to e-invoices

Firms wary of switch to e-invoices

The Ministry of Finance is drafting regulations on e-bills and will ask the Government to set a deadline of July 2018 for businesses to switch over from paper. But local businesses say they don’t have the information technology resources to meet the proposed deadline.

Vietnam firms eye untapped foreign markets

Vietnam firms eye untapped foreign markets

The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency held a workshop in the capital on May 25 on trade promotion to the Middle East and Africa, which followed a conference on South American trade promotion on May 24.

Firms hopeful of strong 2017

Firms hopeful of strong 2017

Vietnamese firms are mostly optimistic about their business results for 2017, driven by the improved macro-economy coupled with Government efforts to improve the business climate and remove obstacles.

Firms hopeful about 2017

Firms hopeful about 2017

Vietnamese firms are mostly optimistic about their business results for 2017, driven by the improved macro-economy coupled with Government efforts to improve the business climate and remove obstacles.