RoK automakers expand presence in six ASEAN markets World

RoK automakers expand presence in six ASEAN markets

Automakers in the Republic of Korea (RoK) saw their sales increase in six member nations of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) over the past three years helped by strong demand in Vietnam, the Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association (KAMA) revealed on July 22.
Thai Vietjet becomes first airline to return to Phuket airport World

Thai Vietjet becomes first airline to return to Phuket airport

Following the announcement of the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) about re-opening Phuket International airport for domestic flight operation starting from June 13, Thai Vietjet is the first and only airline confirmed to resume operation of the route between Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi) and Phuket international airport to serve passengers demand from that date.
HCM City to build more public parks Society

HCM City to build more public parks

HCM City plans to build more public parks with a total coverage of 650ha in the next 10 years, offering at least one square metre of public parks per resident.
Indonesia’s aircraft maintenance firm expects rising demand World

Indonesia’s aircraft maintenance firm expects rising demand

PT Garuda Maintenance Facilities (GMF) AeroAsia, a company of flag carrier Garuda Indonesia, forecast stronger demand for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services from non-affiliated international airlines as a result of diverted flights due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Challenges hinder development of renewable energy Business

Challenges hinder development of renewable energy

Renewable energy has emerged as one of the most preferred sectors for investment in Vietnam, according to a survey by international consulting firm Grant Thornton, but the development of such projects has been hampered by a number of challenges.
Pork price hike affect common CPI in 2019 Society

Pork price hike affect common CPI in 2019

The national pork output in 2019 stood at 3.3 million tons, 13.8 percent lower than that in 2018. The short supply affected the price and pushed the common CPI to rise by 0.83 percent.
Poor logistics system hinders agricultural products’ trade Business

Poor logistics system hinders agricultural products’ trade

Despite being considered as the driving force of Vietnam’s economic growth, agriculture has been held back by an incomplete logistics system which fails to ensure quality and connect farms with markets, according to Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).