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VN exports should target West Asia: conference – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A conference on the potential for exports to West Asia was held in HCM City on June 21. — VNS Photo Việt Dũng HCM CITY – West Asia offers Vietnamese businesses a huge export opportunity, experts told a conference in HCM City yesterday.  Phạm Hoài Linh of the Asia and Africa Market Agency said the region is rich in oil and gas and affluent and has enormous demand for foodstuff and agriculture products due to its unfavourable climate. It imports around US$40 billion worth…

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MoIT holds conference to strengthen supply chains – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

      HÀ NỘI The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Association of Việt Nam Retailers (AVR) opened a conference yesterday in Hà Nội to promote links within Việt Nam’s goods supply chain and sustainable co-operation between manufacturers and distributors.   Vũ Thị Hậu, AVR vice chairwoman, said the conference aimed to build supply chains for consumer goods and speciality agricultural products. It also served as an opportunity for producers, traders and distributors to pursue collaboration in distribution. It also aimed to encourage manufacturers to produce goods with clear origins. Lê Việt…

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China 

Chinese attendees give US investment conference their collective snub as year-long trade war escalates, spills over to tech

The Chinese delegation to a major conference on foreign investments hosted by the United States government shrank sharply for a second year, as the protracted US-China trade war diminished business appetite amid tightening regulatory scrutiny in both countries on deals.A total of 76 company representatives and government officials from China attended the annual Select USA Investment Summit, down from last year’s 101 delegates and 155 in 2017, according to organisers of the Monday event in… Source link

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Vietnam 

Conference highlights opportunities for Việt Nam, Argentina – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A conference jointly held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Argentina and the Argentine Chamber of Commerce for Asia. — VNA/VNS Photo BUENOS AIRES — Trade and investment opportunities in Việt Nam were highlighted at a workshop co-organised by the Vietnamese Embassy in Argentina and the Argentine Chamber of Commerce for Asia on Thursday. During the event, Vietnamese Ambassador Đặng Xuân Dũng said after more than 30 years of reform, Việt Nam had made remarkable development achievements, with national gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018 growing 7.08 per cent, the highest rate in the past decade. Last…

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VN dairy industry remains on course for rapid growth: conference – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  At a dairy plant in Bình Dương Province. Việt Nam dairy industry remains on course for rapid growth. — VNS Photo HCM CITY — The dairy industry’s revenues grew at 12.7 per cent a year on average in 2010-18, and the momentum is expected to continue thanks to an increase in milk consumption in the country, according to the Việt Nam Dairy Association. According to its report at a conference on the opportunities and challenges for Việt Nam’s dairy industry from the CPTPP held on the sidelines of the Việt Nam International Milk…

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Vietnam 

Banks need further administrative reforms: conference – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  To enable businesses to borrow, banks need to pare their administrative procedures. — VNA Photo HCM CITY — More administrative reform is needed in the banking industry to make it easier for businesses and individuals to get credit, experts told a conference in HCM City on Thursday. Đào Minh Tú, deputy governor of the State Bank of Việt Nam, said the banking industry led the Public Administrative Reform Index in 2015, 2016 and 2017 and Việt Nam is ranked 29th out of 190 economies in the Access to Credit…

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CUHK Sustainability Conference explores global trends of circular economy, sustainable finance and beyond CSR

[Sponsored Article] Reflecting the growing global trend of forward-looking enterprises strategising their profit-making and investment to drive positive social and environmental impact, the “CUHK Sustainability Conference 2019” had broadened its scope. This is the only student-led conference in the Asia-Pacific region, which is entirely initiated and organised by a group of MBA students of the Chinese University of Hong Kong Business School. The conference’s primary objective was to bring… Source link

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Vietnam 

​​​​​​​PM chairs conference on southern economic growth – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Containers gathered at Sài Gòn Port, HCM City. Better infrastructure and facilities allow HCM City and seven other provinces in the southern economic region to gain competitive advantages to become the spearhead of the Vietnamese economy. — VNA/VNS Photo Thanh Vũ HCM CITY — Government officials, business groups and executives, and experts gathered at a conference in Đồng Nai Province’s Biên Hòa City on Monday to discuss measures to enable the southern key economic region to remain spearhead of the country’s economic development. Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said the…

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Vietnam 

AIP launches public offering at Korean conference – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA – Media OutReach – 3 May 2019 – AIP International Investment Institution (AIP), a cutting-edge digital asset management corporation, officially launched its initial public offering for the Asia Pacific region on April 28. This conference was held at the Landing hall of Jeju Shinhwa World Hotel in Jeju Island, Korea. AIP (www.aiptoken.com) is a digital asset company dedicated to blockchain technology. “Information technology is the world’s most concentrated R&D investment,” said AIP’s Chief Operating Officer Peter Kalmar, who attended the event along with Joe Radiant, Chief Technology Officer at the firm. “At…

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Vietnam 

Mekong Delta needs to develop logistics to cut export costs: conference – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Developing logistics is an urgent requirement to develop the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta’s economy, a conference on improving its agriculture and aquaculture value chains heard in Cần Thơ City on Tuesday. — Photo dauthau.vn CẦN THƠ — Developing logistics is an urgent requirement to develop the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta’s economy, a conference on improving its agriculture and aquaculture value chains heard in Cần Thơ City on Tuesday. Nguyễn Minh Toại, director of the city’s Department of Industry and Trade, told the conference that the delta, as a paddy and aquaculture…

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