Vinalines to hold shareholders’ meeting in June

The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) will hold its first shareholders’ meeting on June 24, starting operation as a joint stock company model with the new name Vietnam Marine Corporation (VIMC).

International container port inaugurated in Thanh Hoa

5/10/2019 11:54:03 AM

An international deepwater container port was put into operation at Nghi Son International Port in the north central province of Thanh Hoa on May 8.
Addressing the event, Deputy Minister of Transport Le Dinh Tho appreciated CMA Group's decision to open a container port and selection of Nghi Son International Port for the construction.

Vietnam cannot continue down low-cost labor path: PM

5/7/2019 10:27:12 AM

Minister of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung said his ministry is working to improve training for workers using curriculums from Australia and Germany so that they can get internationally recognized certificates.

Mekong Delta needs to develop logistics to cut export costs

4/26/2019 10:30:04 AM

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.

Binh Thuan promotes seaport advantages

4/22/2019 9:55:21 AM

Located in the southern key economic region, Binh Thuan is one of the top localities with advantages for developing energy industry and seaport. The establishment of Vinh Tan International Port not only contributes to promoting development resources, but also improving the South Central and Central Highlands economies.

Guarantee for customs clearance to be piloted in 2021-22

4/19/2019 3:08:41 PM

HÀ NỘI — The execution of guarantee for customs clearance will be piloted in 2021-22 in an effort to enhance trade facilitation, a customs official said.

Mai Xuân Thành, Deputy Director of the General Department of Customs, said the project was in its draft stage.

Return scrap stuck at ports to sender, Vietnam ministry proposes

4/10/2019 11:25:10 AM

The ministry says there are over 23,400 scrap containers stuck at Vietnamese ports, of which 42 percent have not been claimed for over 90 days.

The port in the southern Ba Ria - Vung Tau Province has the highest number of unclaimed containers at 9,400, followed by the northern port city of Hai Phong with over 6,000 and Ho Chi Minh City with over 4,600.

1.32 Billion USD Logistics Centre Planned in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

3/15/2019 9:52:11 AM

A joint venture between the Hanoi Export-Import Company (Geleximco) and International Transportation and Trading Joint Stock Company (ITC) has proposed building a logistics centre and Cai Mep Ha habour in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province.

US$1.31 Billion Logistics Centre and Port Project Proposed

3/14/2019 9:17:26 AM

HÀ NỘI — A joint venture between Hà Nội Export-Import Company (Geleximco) and International Transportation and Trading Joint Stock Company (ITC) has proposed building a logistics centre and Cái Mép Hạ habour in Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu Province’s Phú Mỹ Commune.

Logistics in Mekong Delta yet to Meet Expectations

3/11/2019 9:01:06 AM

HCM City – The Mekong Delta is a large agricultural exporter as well as goods and machinery importer, but logistics in the region has been insufficient to promote agricultural production and exports.

Foreign Firms Ready to Leap on Logistics Growth

1/18/2019 4:27:37 PM

Increasing investment by foreign services providers is transforming Vietnam’s transport and logistics industries, with enforcement of free trade agreements expected to promote further cross-border trade.