Workshop discusses ways to develop logistics services Business

Workshop discusses ways to develop logistics services

A workshop was held in Hanoi on December 20 to help the Ministry of Industry and Trade implement an action plan to increase the competitiveness of logistics services in Vietnam through 2025, as well as to attract investment to build logistics centres so as to boost the sale of Vietnamese goods in the European and American regions.
Customs sector gets tough on corruption Society

Customs sector gets tough on corruption

The General Department of Vietnam Customs has issued a working plan designed to achieve vigorous changes in detecting, preventing and handling of corruption, towards well performing its anti-corruption related-tasks between now to 2020.
Stock market remains stable over 2016 Business

Stock market remains stable over 2016

Despite the many fluctuations of the world stock market, the domestic market has maintained positive growth rates, said Vu Bang, Chairman of the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC).
Retailers ask government for incentives Business

Retailers ask government for incentives

The local retail community has asked the Government to develop policies to help the industry compete with foreign counterparts as a more liberal trade environment has intensified competition recently.
Domestic retailers urged for better links Business

Domestic retailers urged for better links

Domestic enterprises in the retail industry should strengthen their connections to take better advantages of resources and increase their competitiveness over foreign investors.
Domestic retailers urged for better links Business

Domestic retailers urged for better links

Domestic enterprises in the retail industry should strengthen their connections to take better advantages of resources and increase their competitiveness over foreign investors.
PetroVietnam urged to become leading economic group Business

PetroVietnam urged to become leading economic group

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) should further enhance oil and gas exploration and expand its cooperation with other partners in the sector so as to make it become the leading economic group in the country and have a higher position in the region and the world.
Canada helps Vietnam produce safe food Business

Canada helps Vietnam produce safe food

A seminar was held in Hanoi on December 18 to review the operation of a six-year Canada-funded project on food safety and market expansion for Vietnamese agricultural products.
Society

Over 2,800 people to join earthquake response exercise

More than 2,800 people from army corps, departments, organs and people from all social strata will participate in a large-scale earthquake response exercise, scheduled to take place on August 28 in central Quang Nam province.