Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh talks to Vietnam News Agency about ASEAN-Vietnam co-operation and the roles of Vietnam as ASEAN Chairman in 2020. Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh. — VNA/VNS Photo How do you assess co-operation between ASEAN and Vietnam, especially in terms of economics, one of three pillars of the bilateral co-operation? Vietnam became an ASEAN member in 1995 after the country had its embargo lifted and commenced its comprehensive and extensive reform. Regarding global integration, Vietnam’s participation in border trade, ASEAN and ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) in 1996 were the first steps to realise the resolution of the seventh Party Congress which looks towards external relation strategies on the basis of multilateralism, diversification and considers economic co-operation as an important foundation. Vietnam’s development serves as a foundation for integration strategies of external relations and economy in later … [Read more...] about Vietnam makes important contributions to ASEAN economic co-operation: minister
CapitaLand Vietnam celebrates its 25th year of operations and pledges S$25,000 to further its commitment to CapitaLand Hope Schools in Vietnam8 REASONS TO CHOOSE THE MARQWyndham Soleil Danang officially launches Nimbus TowerTHE MARQ – A PEACEFUL OASIS IN THE HEART OF DISTRICT 1BIM Land has signed 2 offshore loan agreements worth USD 137.5 million Just eight months after the official launch, Vietnam has become the fastest growing market of GrabFood in South East Asia, outside of Indonesia. What are the reasons behind such a tremendous achievement? By the end of September, GrabFood has officially operated in Viet Nam for eight months. However, the latest figures released by Grab recently showed that GrabFood has become one of the leading food delivery services in the Vietnamese market. For more than half a year, GrabFood has continuously expanded and set its footprint to 15 cities and provinces in total. The number of merchant-partners has increased 10 times and the … [Read more...] about Why Vietnam is the second fastest growing market of GrabFood in South East Asia?
HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 18 November 2019 - Kerry Logistics Network Limited ('Kerry Logistics'; Stock Code 0636.HK) announced the acquisition of a majority interest in Turkey's Asav Lojistik Hizmetleri Anonim Sirketi ('ASAV') to further the expansion of its global network and strengthen its international freight forwarding ('IFF') capabilities. Building upon ASAV's competitive advantages of established operations and a diversified mix of domestic and international customers, the acquisition will help Kerry Logistics to gain a major foothold in Turkey and further consolidate its network and capabilities in the region.Founded in 1994 in Turkey, ASAV was ranked No. 1 in Turkey's Top 5 Agents by tonnage flown, according to 2017 and 2018 yearly IATA rankings, offering professional air, ocean and road freight to the market. ASAV has seven offices across the country, including five in Istanbul, one in Bursa and one in Izmir as well as one in Amsterdam in the … [Read more...] about Kerry Logistics Acquires Turkey’s ASAV to Further Expand Global Network and Strengthen International Freight Forwarding Capabilities
Three top semi-professional golfers at the BMW Golf Cup International 2019 - Vietnam Finals qualified to join the 30th BMW International Golf Tournament to be held in South Africa in March. — Photo courtesy of THACO HCM CITY — The BMW Golf Cup International 2019 - Vietnam Finals competition chose three top semi-professional golfers to represent Việt Nam for the 30th BMW International Golf Tournament, which will be held in South Africa from March 2 to 7. The three-day tournament was held by BMW Group and THACO from November 16 to 18 at Tân Sơn Nhất golf course in Gò Vấp District. Since 2019, BMW Vietnam has hosted this tournament to select the winners to represent the country in one of the world's largest amateur golf tournaments, the BMW Golf Cup International World Finals. This annual tournament is a platform to cultivate new and current relationships among a very exclusive group of BMW … [Read more...] about 3 Vietnamese golfers qualify for tournament in South Africa
Winners of the first Vietpresso contest receive prizes from the organisers. — Photo courtesy of Central Retail Vietnam HCM CITY — Real Bean Coffee, Trung Nguyên Legend and Lamant Coffee won the gold, silver and bronze prizes at the first Vietpresso Contest held in HCM City last week. Organised by Central Retail Vietnam together with 15 prestigious coffee brands and shops on the sidelines of Vietnam Foodexpo 2019, the competition sought to add value to Vietnamese coffee brands so that more higher-value coffee products can be exported instead of raw materials. Tạ Hoàng Linh, director of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Europe - America market department, said while Việt Nam leads the world in robusta coffee exports, the value is not commensurate. Last year, Việt Nam exported 1.88 million tonnes of coffee worth US$3.5 billion, an increase of 20 per cent in volume but only 1 per cent in value. The VietPresso Contest was organised … [Read more...] about First Vietpresso coffee contest held in HCM City