APEC aims to enhance supply chain connectivity World

APEC aims to enhance supply chain connectivity

The third Public-Private Dialogue on Advancing Trade Facilitation and Supply Chain Connectivity through Asia-Pacific Model E-Port Network took place in Hanoi on May 19 as part of events in the APEC Year 2017.
Vietnamese dragon fruit struggles to find markets Business

Vietnamese dragon fruit struggles to find markets

Since exports of dragon fruit, mainly through the border with China, are volatile, farmers want the fruit to be promoted in the local market, heard a conference held by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and Binh Thuan province last week.
Vietnam Foodexpo 2016 opens in HCM City Business

Vietnam Foodexpo 2016 opens in HCM City

The Vietnam International Food Industry Exhibition 2016 (Vietnam Foodexpo 2016) kicked off on November 16 at the Sai Gon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam to have 2.3 billion USD power plant Business

Vietnam to have 2.3 billion USD power plant

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on November 8 signed an agreement with Japanese Marubeni Company and the Republic of Korea’s KEPCO Company for the Nghi Sơn 2 Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT).
10 billion USD e-commerce targeted by 2020 Business

10 billion USD e-commerce targeted by 2020

The e-commerce market is expected to surge in the next five years, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, which has set an online sales target of 10 bln USD or 5 pct of total retail sales.