Promoting efficiency of Ics
09:33 | 05/03/2014 Industry
(VEN) - According to assessments of the reports on phase one of checking Industrial Complexes (ICs), 14 provinces including Bac Kan, Cao Bang, Thai Nguyen, Nghe An, Thua Thien - Hue, Binh Dinh, Phu Yen, Khanh Hoa, Gia Lai, Tay Ninh, Binh Thuan, Soc Trang, Long An and Vinh Long have made their full reports and had drawn up plans for their ICs by 2020 in accordance with government regulations.
Developing industry attached with local advantages
08:27 | 05/03/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Until now, Bac Can Province has established 219 cooperatives and created jobs for over 2,000 workers, contributing to boosting the local socioeconomic development. More than half of the cooperatives are small industry and handicrafts firms, mainly dealing with laminated wood production, processing of forestry products and production, processing of seaweed products.
Lam Dong: More than VND8.29 billion for craft conservation and development
15:22 | 03/03/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Lam Dong’s People’s Committee has approved a project to conserve and develop craft villages in the province for the 2014-2016 period with vision toward 2020, with realized capital of VND8.290 billion, including VND5.406 billion as state budget funds and VND2.884 billion as private sectoral funding.
GSP: New opportunities, challenges for footwear industry
10:09 | 03/03/2014 Industry
(VEN) - From 2014, Vietnamese footwear products removed from the sensitive product list exported to the European Union will enjoy zero tax rates, while tax rates applied for products in that list will decrease by 3.5 percent from the former rates. This is seen as a golden but not easy opportunity for the footwear industry.