Vietnam placed fifth in global trade connectedness in 2019 Business

Vietnam placed fifth in global trade connectedness in 2019

Vietnam was ranked fifth in terms of global trade connectedness last year, up five places from the previous ranking in 2017, according to a report jointly released by the US’s New York University Stern School of Business and logistics giant DHL.
ASEAN customs transit system launched World

ASEAN customs transit system launched

The online ASEAN Customs Transit System (ACTS) was officially launched on November 30 to accelerate trade in goods by road within Southeast Asia.
 Cambodia, Japan to ease travel restrictions in September 2020 World

Cambodia, Japan to ease travel restrictions in September 2020

Japan and Cambodia agreed on August 22 to reopen borders for expatriates, starting possibly from early September, on condition they observe a 14-day self-quarantine period and take other precautions against the novel coronavirus, Kyodo News reported.
Malaysia, Singapore agree to re-open borders World

Malaysia, Singapore agree to re-open borders

Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to implement the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL) and Periodic Commuting Arrangement (PCA) to address the needs of different groups of cross-border travellers.