Orders for wood product exports soar Business

Orders for wood product exports soar

Orders for furniture exports have risen strongly so far this year as demand has risen, according to Huynh Quang Thanh, Chairman and CEO of Binh Duong-based Hiep Long Fine Furniture Company.

Vietnamese businesses keen to invest in Myanmar

Considered the last golden investment destination in Southeast Asia, Myanmar has become highly attractive to foreign investors including Vietnamese businesses, the Vietnam Economic News said on June 17.

MPI minister elaborates on FDI projects for future

Vietnam has achieved good results in attracting and disbursing foreign direct investment (FDI) capital. Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh spoke with the Vietnam Economic News about FDI achievements last year and attraction directions for 2014.

Forestry sector urged to restructure

The forestry sector is in urgent need of restructuring in order to increase added value from wood processing and trade, and promote sustainable forest development, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat has said.

New wood production systems bark up the right tree

Wood products in Vietnam may have achieved a high level output, but they have not improved economic efficiency. A project by northern Quang Ninh province to improve production lines for wooden planks may work to reverse this trend. The Vietnam Economic News reports.