HCM City seeks cheaper logistics Business

HCM City seeks cheaper logistics

Logistics fees in Vietnam account for nearly 21 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), with transport making up 60 percent of the figure, twice as much as some developed economies.
HCM City needs 90,000 labourers in2019’s first quarter Society

HCM City needs 90,000 labourers in2019’s first quarter

Around 90,000 workers are needed in HCM City for the first quarter of 2019 the year, with 26 percent of them being unskilled labourers, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre.
Vietnam Logistics Forum spotlights regional economic links Business

Vietnam Logistics Forum spotlights regional economic links

The sixth Vietnam Logistics Forum convened in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh on December 12, with businesses and authorities exchanging ideas and measures to increase investment in green logistics and connections among economic regions.
Vietnam looks to promote franchise market Business

Vietnam looks to promote franchise market

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has licensed 17 foreign enterprises specialising in franchises to operate in Vietnam so far this year, according to statistics from the ministry.
Need for logistics space at all-time high: JLL Business

Need for logistics space at all-time high: JLL

The reliance and need for logistics space was at an all-time high, driven by advancements in the e-commerce sector, according to real estate and investment management services firm Jones Lang Lasalle (JLL).
FDI disbursement hits over 15 billion USD in ten months 	Business

FDI disbursement hits over 15 billion USD in ten months

Capital disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects stood at 15.1 billion USD as of October 20, up 6.3 percent year-on-year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Hai Phong has first inland container depot Business

Hai Phong has first inland container depot

Deputy Transport Minister Nguyen Van Cong recently signed a decision on the opening of the Dinh Vu-Quang Binh Inland Container Depot (ICD) at the Dinh Vu Industrial Park in the northern port city of Hai Phong.