Logistics market sees wave of investment from Japan, RoK Business

Logistics market sees wave of investment from Japan, RoK

The logistics market has become more vibrant in recent times with large merger and acquisition (M&A) deals between Vietnamese businesses and foreign investors who have strong financial and technological potential, especially those from Japan and the Republic of Korea.
Japan’s Sumitomo invests in Vietnam’s port operator World

Japan’s Sumitomo invests in Vietnam’s port operator

Japanese-based Sumitomo Corporation has teamed up with logistics company Suzuyo and a Japanese public-private fund to take a 10 percent stake in Vietnam’s Gemadept SJC, which engages in the port operation and logistics business.
Can Tho works to send more laborers to work abroad Society

Can Tho works to send more laborers to work abroad

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho sent around 300 laborers to go to work abroad in 2018, a rise of 14 percent from 2017 and its competent departments and agencies are working together for higher figure this year.
Robot designers helps SMEs thrive and cut costs Sci-Tech

Robot designers helps SMEs thrive and cut costs

Robot3T Group of Ho Chi Minh City designs and builds cost-effective robotics and automation products and solutions to meet small and medium-sized enterprises’ emerging needs for smart manufacturing systems.
Hungarian cultural week to take place in Can Tho Society

Hungarian cultural week to take place in Can Tho

Hungarian Ambassador Ory Csaba and Can Tho authorities sat down on February 12 to discuss cooperation activities, including the organisation of a Hungary cultural week in the Mekong Delta city this year.
Toll collection company under investigation Society

Toll collection company under investigation

Five officials of Yen Khanh Company were detained for further investigation into alleged illegal activity of using software to hide fee collection and evade tax at Ho Chi Minh City-Trung Luong Expressway’s toll booth, the Ministry of Public Security said on January 1.
Indonesia returns more Vietnamese fishermen Society

Indonesia returns more Vietnamese fishermen

The Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia and the host country’s competent agencies on December 7 completed paperwork for the repatriation of 22 Vietnamese fishermen at Soekarno Hatta International Airport.
HCM City refines customs procedures Business

HCM City refines customs procedures

Customs inspection paperwork will be reduced, while procedures and services will be improved to aid firms’ operational activities, experts said at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City this week.
Water industry needs smart tech Sci-Tech

Water industry needs smart tech

Vietnam needs to work on implementing modern IT systems and high quality workforce training in the water supply and drainage industries in preparation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, experts said at a conference in HCM City on November 8.