The central province of Thua Thien-Hue will work with local enterprises to remove all business bottlenecks, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Phan Ngoc Tho on August 13.
Some 60% of local enterprises in a survey expect their business to do better in the second quarter of 2018 against the first quarter.
An industrial production federation should be established to help prevent Vietnamese firms from losing out in the domestic market once several free trade agreements take effect, as heard during the first 2016 industry and manufacturing forum on April 21.
Inspectors from the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade and market control officials have plans to levy administrative fines on manufacturers and importers of home appliances and industrial devices that fail to meet energy labeling requirements, according to the Saigon Times Daily.
Local enterprises have asked the State to give them quotas on importing industrial salt for chemical and healthcare sectors while the local raw salt inventory remains high.