Hai Phong considers reducing seaport fees
16:25 | 20/09/2017 Economy- Society
The leaders of Hai Phong city said that they are collecting opinions from a number of associations in order to submit them to the municipal People's Council as they consider reducing fees for using infrastructure, service facilities and public utilities at ports in the city.
Facebook and Vietnam Women Entrepreneur’s Council launch #SheMeansBusiness
16:05 | 20/09/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Facebook officially launched #SheMeansBusiness in Vietnam, an initiative that celebrates and empowers women entrepreneurs across the country. Through a series of workshops, training sessions and online resources, #SheMeansBusiness will arm women entrepreneurs with the knowledge, connections, skills and technology required to build and grow their business online.
How to make the best of Industry 4.0
09:02 | 20/09/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0, opens up big opportunities for Vietnamese businesses but also confronts them with challenges. How to make the most of these opportunities and overcome challenges is of great concern to businesses. Following are some ideas from leading industry figures.
VASEP highlights risk of IUU fishing
09:15 | 19/09/2017 Economy- Society
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has urged seafood processors, importers and exporters to participate in the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
APEC economies to enhance food security
11:21 | 18/09/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Senior officials of the 21 Pacific Rim nations met last month in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and issued a statement recognizing the links between food security, poverty, climate change and sustainable development.
Passage through regional East-West corridor limited
14:32 | 14/09/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - While the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Cross Border Transport Facilitation Agreement (GMS-CBTA) and the one stop customs policy have boosted economic development along the East West Economic Corridor (EWEC), import and export activities, especially those in Vietnam’s central coastal city of Da Nang, which is the end point of the corridor, remain below expectations.
EZ Land real estate company enters Vietnam market
16:40 | 13/09/2017 Economy- Society
12 September 2017, Backed by the European fund KEY SICAV SIF from Luxembourg, EZ Land – a developer inspired by European living has officially launched in Vietnam. With plans to build 1,000 – 1,500 apartments each year for the next 5-8 years led by the philosophy "Developing Excellence”, this important event not only marks a significant milestones for EZ Land but also is an exciting news for the buyers in the affordable housing segment.