ASEAN, US partners launch ASEAN SME Academy 2.0 World

ASEAN, US partners launch ASEAN SME Academy 2.0

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in collaboration with the US-ASEAN Business Council (US-ABC) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) on April 8 officially launched the ASEAN SME Academy 2.0, an upgraded version of an online learning platform.
ASEAN’s SME business matching portal launched ASEAN

ASEAN’s SME business matching portal launched

The ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ACCMSME), on January 25, launched the ASEAN Access MATCH – a business matching platform – in a bid to step up trade within and beyond the region.
Vietnam scores high in employee experience Business

Vietnam scores high in employee experience

A study has found that Vietnamese small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) scored an average of 92 percent in employee experience, 8 percent higher than other countries in the region.
Vietnam scores high in employee experience Business

Vietnam scores high in employee experience

A study has found that Vietnamese small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) scored an average of 92 percent in employee experience, 8 percent higher than other countries in the region.
Vietnam offers numerous investment opportunities for Indian businesses Business

Vietnam offers numerous investment opportunities for Indian businesses

The increasing importance of Vietnam in global supply chains is great potential helping to enhance the Vietnam-India relations, particularly between small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) that are considered the main drivers for economic growth in each country, heard an online conference on February 25.
Portal to support SMEs in Hanoi launched Business

Portal to support SMEs in Hanoi launched

The Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SME) Support Centre under the Hanoi Department of Planning and Investment has officially put into operation a portal to support businesses at hotrodoanhnghiep.hanoi.gov.vn.
Thailand supports key sectors of economy World

Thailand supports key sectors of economy

The Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) on February 6 approved a number of measures to accelerate investment and support key sectors of the economy, as well as incentives to help strengthen the grassroots economy and tourism industry.
Singaporean SMEs scale back expansion plans World

Singaporean SMEs scale back expansion plans

Expectations of business expansion among Singapore small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have sunk to the lowest since 2009, according to a quarterly survey by the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) and Experian that was announced on December 23. ​
Tra Vinh’s enterprises helped to improve gender knowledge Society

Tra Vinh’s enterprises helped to improve gender knowledge

A training course on mainstreaming gender issues in implementing projects was held in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh by the Management Board of the project on developing local small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) (SME Tra Vinh project) from July 4-5.
Four ASEAN countries to upgrade health-related tourism ASEAN

Four ASEAN countries to upgrade health-related tourism

Thailand’s Office of Small and Medium Enterprise Promotion and the Kenan Foundation Asia have organised a workshop for four ASEAN countries, including Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam and Cambodia, on the development of SME operators’ health-related products and services.
Thailand’s cross-border trade in Q1 increase by 1.86 percent World

Thailand’s cross-border trade in Q1 increase by 1.86 percent

The Department of Foreign Trade has unveiled the gross value of Thailand’s cross-border trading with immediate neighbouring countries during this year’s first quarter has amounted to 342.63 billion baht, accounting for a 1.86 percent increase with Malaysia as the largest cross-border trading partner, followed by Laos and Cambodia.