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Warehouses built for China trade

Vietnam's Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) recently approved a plan for developing a warehousing system at the Vietnam-China border posts.
Business

SSI holds over 20 percent stake in PDN

Saigon Securities Inc (SSI) bought 111,730 shares, with an option to purchase another 615,180 shares, in Dong Nai Port Joint Stock Company (PDN) on December 25 and 26.
Business

Processing and manufacturing industry sees positive signs

By the end of the first quarter of 2014, the processing and manufacturing industry obtained relatively high growth, the Vietnam Economic News reported, adding that while the sector’s inventories decreased gradually the market for industrial products remained difficult.
Business

Prefab factories now turning their eyes to IPs

Industrial park developers are turning from long-term land leases to added-value pre-fabricated factory construction for lease with areas of about 2,000-3,000 square metres, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported on March 4.
Business

Courier firm to expand operations in Vietnam

DHL Supply Chain, a company that provides contract logistics solutions, announced on May 16 that it will expand its business operations in Vietnam with an investment of 10 million EUR (13 million USD) in facilities and IT solutions.
Business

Damco opens multipurpose logistics centre

Damco, a global leader in supply chain solutions and freight forwarding, on April 20 opened a new 26,000-square-metre modern distribution centre to better satisfy export needs of enterprises in southern Binh Duong province, supporting its growth in both international and domestic markets.
New inclusive export service debuts in Vietnam Business

New inclusive export service debuts in Vietnam

The Vietnam National Foreign Trade Shipping and Warehousing Corporation (Vietrans) will work with the Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) to provide inclusive export services for the Vietnamese market.
Business

Mapletree builds logistics park in Bac Ninh

The Singapore-based Mapletree company held a ground-breaking ceremony for a new international logistics park at Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) in the northern province Bac Ninh on Sept. 23.