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Footwear giants flock to Vietnam

Footwear giants flock to Vietnam

Global footwear brands like Adidas, Nike and Puma are increasingly turning to Vietnam for their manufacturing needs due to its affordable labour costs and free trade agreements.

Workers face daunting Industry 4.0 challenge

Workers face daunting Industry 4.0 challenge

State-owned enterprises and local businesses should pay due attention to training workers for the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) so that they are not rendered redundant, experts say.

Vietnamese shoemakers too reliant on imports

Vietnamese shoemakers too reliant on imports

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MoIT) is urging local footwear makers to further invest in support industries instead of depending excessively on imported raw materials and losing out on profits and competitiveness.

Handbag sector told demand increasing

Handbag sector told demand increasing

The domestic handbag industry must increase investment and quality to meet the rising demand from importers under new bilateral and multilateral trade agreements, an industry official has said.

Footwear exports to US skyrocket

Footwear exports to US skyrocket

(VOV) - Vietnam’s footwear exports jumped 21.2% to more than US$5.85 billion in the first half of this year, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

One million students sit for national exams

One million students sit for national exams

More than one million students completed registration for the national high school exam, which began on July 1 in 38 testing centres throughout the country. Students will not only battle their nerves but also the extreme hot weather blanketing northern and central regions, set to surpass 40 degrees Celsius in Hanoi.