Support industry firms face several challenges: Japanese expert Business

Support industry firms face several challenges: Japanese expert

Vietnamese enterprises operating in the support industry, which account for 4.5 percent of the total number of enterprises operating in processing and manufacturing, are facing several challenges, according to Akutsu Michio, consultant of the Japan Association of International Business Consultants.
Thailand's export forecast to increase 12 percent in 2021 World

Thailand's export forecast to increase 12 percent in 2021

Thailand's exports are expected to rise 12 percent this year thanks to the global economic recovery and a return of economic activities after a widened coverage of vaccinations among major trading partners, according to the Thai National Shippers' Council (TNSC).
Measures sought to promote role of co-operatives Business

Measures sought to promote role of co-operatives

Co-operatives in the capital city of Hanoi have affirmed their role in “One Commune, One Product” (OCOP) programme and rural economic development, with 282 out of 1,054 products have been evaluated and recognised as OCOP goods.
Samsung Vietnam helps local firms join global supply chain Business

Samsung Vietnam helps local firms join global supply chain

Leaders of the northern province of Bac Ninh and Samsung Vietnam on August 26 made a trip to evaluate the results of the two enterprises including Hanpo Vina Joint Stock Company and Thinh Vuong Manufacturing and Trading Co Ltd participating in the "domestic business improvement consulting programme".
Vietnam, US eye sustainably equal trade ties Business

Vietnam, US eye sustainably equal trade ties

Since the normalisation of bilateral relations in 1995, economic and trade ties between Vietnam and the US have seen great progress, with two-way trade hitting an all-time high of 90.8 billion USD in 2020, up 19.8 percent year-on-year, despite serious impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thailand’s exports affected by COVID-19 World

Thailand’s exports affected by COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in a serious labour shortage in factories, and hard hit Thailand’s exports, its main economic engine, according to CEOs surveyed by the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI).