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Ho Chi Minh City

Exporters anxious to fight illegal fishing

Business

Exporters anxious to fight illegal fishing

Vietnam’s export of seafood to the European Union (EU) may fall sharply or even face EU’s “yellow card” if the country cannot meet the EU’s requirements related to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

MICE- big cheese for Ho Chi Minh City tourism

Travel

MICE- big cheese for Ho Chi Minh City tourism

Meeting, Incentive, Convention and Exhibition (MICE) tourism should become a staple of Ho Chi Minh City’s tourism sector, as the lucrative business brings added value and contributes to the city’s sustainable development, experts said.

APEC launches MSME trading platform

World

APEC launches MSME trading platform

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) has introduced a new business-to-business platform to enable cross-border trade among micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in the region.

Cotton Day connects Vietnam, US firms

Business

Cotton Day connects Vietnam, US firms

The Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association (VITAS) and the US Cotton Council International (CCI) recently held the Cotton Day in Ho Chi Minh City to help Vietnamese apparel businesses to approach the US market.

Programmes for children to enjoy Mid-autumn Festival

Society

Programmes for children to enjoy Mid-autumn Festival

Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Social Work Centre is organising entertainment programmes for children, especially disadvantaged kids on the outskirts of the city and the provinces of An Giang, Tay Ninh and Binh Phuoc to enjoy the Mid-autumn Festival which falls on October 4 this year.