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.
Canada supports SME development in Tra Vinh Business

Canada supports SME development in Tra Vinh

The management board of the small- and medium-sized enterprise development project in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh (SME Tra Vinh) has revealed that it will spend 70 billion VND (3 million USD) to support provincial SMEs in 2019, including over 65 billion VND from the Canadian government in non-refundable aid.
100 Vietnamese SMEs to enjoy support from Amazon, VIETRADE Business

100 Vietnamese SMEs to enjoy support from Amazon, VIETRADE

The Trade Promotion Agency (VIETRADE) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade and Amazon Global Selling introduced details of their plan on May 5 to support small-and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in Vietnam to expand their business globally and build their international trademarks.
TPBank wins fastest-growing SME bank award Business

TPBank wins fastest-growing SME bank award

The Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TPBank) has won the 2018 fastest-growing small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) bank award from the Global Banking and Finance Review.
Free e-learning course launched to support SMEs Business

Free e-learning course launched to support SMEs

The Centre for Support of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the North (TAC-Hanoi) in partnership with MVV Entrepreneur Academy Corporation launched SME E-learning, a free online course for the SMEs, on September 28.
Ministry works to implement SME support law effectively Business

Ministry works to implement SME support law effectively

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) held a workshop in Hanoi on September 19 to provide updates on the Law on Support for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises and its enforcement in order to solve some of the issues that have arisen during its implementation.
Tra Vinh supports local startups Business

Tra Vinh supports local startups

Authorities of the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will work with the provincial startup community to promptly address its troubles, Chairman of the People’s Committee Dong Van Lam said on September 14.
Forum delves into credit shortage for SMEs Business

Forum delves into credit shortage for SMEs

A forum on measures to improve capital access for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) took place in Hanoi on August 8, looking at difficulties of both firms and banks in the matter.
Project helps SMEs in Tra Vinh improve environmental knowledge Environment

Project helps SMEs in Tra Vinh improve environmental knowledge

A training workshop on integrating environmental issues in the implementation of projects is being held by the Small and Medium-size Enterprises (SME) Development Project Management Board in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh for local departments and administrations on April 26-27.
Lack of funds hinders MSMEs’ growth Business

Lack of funds hinders MSMEs’ growth

Micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) account for nearly 97 percent of the total number of businesses in Ho Chi Minh City, with more than 90 percent of newly-established ones every year belonging to this category.
Canada continues support for SMEs’ development in Tra Vinh Business

Canada continues support for SMEs’ development in Tra Vinh

The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will splash out over 46.5 billion VND (2.04 million USD) on developing local small and medium enterprises (SMEs), with 40.6 billion VND (1.78 million USD) coming from the non-refundable aid of the Canadian Government.
IFC’s lending package helps Vietnamese SMEs Business

IFC’s lending package helps Vietnamese SMEs

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced on December 19 a successful syndicated senior loan package transfer of 110 million USD to An Binh Commercial Joint Stock Bank (ABBANK) as a joint effort to boost the latter’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) lending.