Better legal framework needed for SMEs Business

Better legal framework needed for SMEs

A consistent legal framework related to tax deductions, land allocations and credit programmes is needed to support small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), experts have urged.
Stronger reforms needed to facilitate economic performance: PM Business

Stronger reforms needed to facilitate economic performance: PM

Addressing the Government’s meeting on October 2, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested ministries, sectors and localities to push ahead with stronger reforms to promote production and business activities amid several challenges to and problems of the economy.
Thailand expects bright fisheries future World

Thailand expects bright fisheries future

Thailand’s Fisheries Department expects a bright future for the local fisheries industry after the European Commission took Thailand off a group of "warned countries" in recognition of its “progress” in tackling illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Roundtable seeks solutions to aquaculture sector Business

Roundtable seeks solutions to aquaculture sector

Developing concentrated aquaculture areas, strengthening linkages among stakeholders, optimising costs, increasing the use of technology, and building brands are among the measures that would add value to the aquaculture sector, according to the Directorate of Fisheries.
EC delegation inspects Vietnam’s efforts to fight IUU fishing Business

EC delegation inspects Vietnam’s efforts to fight IUU fishing

A working delegation of the European Commission (EC)’s Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries began a fact-finding trip to Vietnam on May 15 to inspect the implementation of recommendations related to the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, said a local official.
Vietnam works hard to respond to EC’s warning of IUU fishing Business

Vietnam works hard to respond to EC’s warning of IUU fishing

Vietnam has been active in implementing nine recommendations related to the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing of the European Commission (EC) to ensure responsible and sustainable fisheries, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Nguyen Xuan Cuong.
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Soc Trang’s economic growth highest in 3 years

Soc Trang province, home to the largest number of Khmer ethnic minority people in the Mekong Delta, recorded an economic growth rate of 11.9 percent in the first half of 2014, the highest year-on-year rise in the past three years.