Handsets are manufactured at a Samsung Electronics Việt Nam factory in the northern province of Thái Nguyên. — VNA/VNS Photo Hoàng Hùng Viet Nam News HCM CITY — Growth opportunities abound in the internet of things segment but problems like outdated technologies, poor management skills and low technical capacity are preventing Vietnamese firms from entering global value chains, a workshop heard in HCM City on Thursday. … [Read more...] about Global value chains a mixed bag for IT firms
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The benefits of EVFTAcan best be seen in the garment and textile sector, with enterprises expected to enjoy plenty of room to expand into new markets due to the regulations setting out tax reductions. According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, Vietnam's textile and garment export turnover to the EU will increase by 81 per cent. … [Read more...] about Rules of origin trip up garment and textile opportunities from EVFTA
Because plastic waste treatment and recycle sector plays a big role in environmental protection and renewable energy development, the State should grant preferential policies to individuals and organisations to encourage them to invest in solid waste recycling, experts suggested./. … [Read more...] about Tourism sector says NO to plastic waste
In 2009, when the VN Index soared from 324 points to the year's peak of 630 points, the richest stock billionaire had total assets worth over VND9 trillion. But now, one needs to have much more to be listed among the top billionaires. KBC price hovers around VND14,950 per share. With 75 million KBC in hands, Tam now ranks 53rd on the list of top billionaires. … [Read more...] about How much is needed to be listed among the top stock billionaires in Vietnam?
Lê Thị Huỳnh Mai, director of the city’s Department of Planning and Investment, said the city’s total retail sales of goods and service revenue reached VNĐ113 trillion ($4.86 billion) in January, up 3.6 per cent compared to December and up 11.2 per cent over the same period last year. … [Read more...] about City aims to improve production of major industries