US Express delivers authentic products to Việt Nam – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  CEO Chiến Phạm talks about US Express, an e-commerce business that purchases and ships goods from the US to Việt Nam. VMS Photo Hải Thanh HÀ NỘI — Products from well-known US brands like Sephora, Victoria’s Secret, Lacoste, Nike, Adidas and Coach will be shipped to Vietnamese customers more quickly and conveniently than ever. US Express, an e-commerce business specialising in purchasing and shipping goods from the US to Việt Nam, launched on Thursday in Hà Nội. It announced a system to connect users with Nordstrom Rack and HauteLook, two of the…

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Việt Nam to improve cyber security – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Representatives of businesses visit an exhibition on technological products as part of the conference on cybersecurity. — VNA/VNS Photo Minh Quyết HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam will declare a national digital strategy this year to set up a digital economy and society, said Minister of Information and Communications Nguyễn Mạnh Hùng at a cybersecurity conference on Wednesday in Hà Nội. Hùng said cybersecurity was a prerequisite for a successful national transition to a digital society. It created a safe environment for the Government, enterprises and people to…

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CPTPP to help Viet Nam export more to Australia – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    Export turnover of the footwear and leather industry reached nearly US$4 billion in the first quarter of 2019, up 15.3 per cent year on year. Vietnamese enterprises need to research the Australian market to meet customer demands. VNA/VNS Photo Trần Việt   HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese enterprises need to take advantage of tariff reductions under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to increase exports to Australia.   The statement was made by Nguyễn Thị Thu Trang, director of the WTO Integration Centre under the Việt Nam Chamber…

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Việt Nam wants IMF’s policy consultancy: Deputy PM – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ received International Monetary Fund’s “Article IV consultations” delegation, headed by Alex Mourmouras in Hà Nội on April 12. — VNA/VNS Photo Dương Giang     HÀ NỘI — The Vietnamese Government hopes to receive advice from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to improve its securities market, price regulation and macro-economic policies, Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ said. Hosting a reception for the IMF’s “Article IV Consultations” delegation in Hà Nội on Friday, Huệ said Việt Nam was working to stabilise the macro-economy, accelerate economic restructuring, improves the business and…

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Fitch assigns Việt Nam ‘s EVNNPT first-time ‘BB’ rating; outlook stable – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Fitch Ratings on Wednesday assigned Việt Nam’s National Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT) a long-term foreign-currency issuer default rating (IDR) of ‘BB’. Photo EVN  HÀ NỘI — Fitch Ratings on Wednesday assigned Việt Nam’s National Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT) a long-term foreign-currency issuer default rating (IDR) of ‘BB’ with a stable outlook for the first time. The agency has also assigned EVNNPT a senior unsecured rating of ‘BB’.  EVNNPT’s ratings are based on the consolidated profile of Việt Nam Electricity (EVN, BB/Stable, standalone credit profile: BB), which owns 100 per cent…

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Hà Nam opens e-commerce trading floor – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A view of Phủ Lý City, Hà Nam Province. Hà Nam has launched an online trading floor for local businesses. – Photo dantri.com.vn HÀ NAM — The industry and trade department of Hà Nam Province launched a provincial e-commerce trading floor for local businesses on Thursday. Đinh Văn An, Director of the Hà Nam Department of Industry and Trade, said the trading floor at http://www.santhuongmaihanam.com.vn will provide information about businesses and their products to create favourable conditions for trading online. This will encourage customers to shop online instead of at…

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Việt Nam to have first helicopter ride-hailing service – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    FastGo will launch the first helicopter ride-hailing services – FastSky in the country by the end of this month. — VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese ride-hailing firm FastGo on Thursday announced its plan to launch the country’s first helicopter ride-hailing service – FastSky – in Hà Nội by the end of this month. FastGo said it has co-operated with a prestigious helicopter firm in Việt Nam, which declined to be named. This co-branding project will provide customers with a helicopter ride-hailing service through an app, and will also aim to promote…

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Việt Nam IT outsourcing conference to be held in Oct – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam Information Technology Outsourcing Conference 2017. — Photo thoibaotaichinhvietnam HCM CITY — The Việt Nam Information Technology Outsourcing Conference (VNITO) 2019 will be held for the third time in HCM City from October 23 to 25. More than 100 Vietnamese solution providers from various fields such as e-commerce, financial technology and agriculture technology, as well as over 150 representatives from international IT companies looking for partners in Việt Nam, will gather at the conference. With the main theme of “Việt Nam – The Emerging Destination for Innovation”, the conference will…

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Việt Nam to become “sustainable supplier of choice” for textiles and apparel – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Vũ Đức Giang, chairman of the Việt Nam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS), speaks at the Global Textile and Apparel Supply Chain Conference held yesterday in HCM City. — VNS Photo Bồ Xuân Hiệp HCM CITY — Việt Nam could become a “sustainable supplier of choice” in the textile and apparel industry if the country continues its efforts to ensure environmental protection in manufacturing, an official said at a global industry meeting held yesterday in the city. Speaking at the 2019 Global Textile and Apparel Supply Chain Conference, Vũ Đức Giang,…

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FM Logistic breaks ground for new distribution centre in Việt Nam – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

BẮC NINH — Ground has been broken for a US$30 million warehouse and distribution centre in the northern province of Bắc Ninh. French logistics and transport company FM Logistic will build the centre which is expected to open phase one next year. Once completed, the new multi-client facility will employ around 300 people and provide 52,000sq.m of storage space for up to 70,000 pallets. Among the customers interested in the centre is Brenntag, a global market leader in chemical distribution. “After one year of satisfying co-operation with FM Logistic in…

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