New mechanisms to keep maritime transport sector afloat Business

New mechanisms to keep maritime transport sector afloat

Although there have been some positive signs in recent years, Vietnam’s sea transport sector still face difficulties with many enterprises suffering heavy losses. The maritime industry is proposing support mechanisms to help the sector out of its stagnant state.
Maritime industry lacks human resources Society

Maritime industry lacks human resources

Universities need to train nearly 15,000 navigating officers and other shipping personnel by 2020 to address a shortage of human resources in the maritime industry, according to Dr Nguyen Duc Ca of the Vietnam National Institute of Educational Sciences.
Indonesia to cut automobile import by 700 million USD World

Indonesia to cut automobile import by 700 million USD

The Indonesian Ministry of Industry has set the goal to reduce automobile import value by about 700 million USD this year from 3.3 billion USD in 2017 through import restrictions, especially targeting luxury cars.
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Singapore upgrades seaport system

Singapore has recently invested more than 2.6 billion USD in an expansion project for the country’s Pasir Panjang Terminal, reported the Straits Times on June 24.
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Singapore upgrades seaport system

Singapore has recently invested more than 2.6 billion USD in an expansion project for the country’s Pasir Panjang Terminal, reported the Straits Times on June 24.