VN to develop seaport planning

Việt Nam will develop a seaport master plan for 2021-30, with an aim to enhance infrastructure connectivity, reduce logistics costs and promote marine economic development.

Transport sector makes significant progress in 2019

1/7/2020 9:07:49 AM

The transport and logistics sectors made significant progress last year, including a fall in traffic accidents, experts agreed during an online conference on January 2.

Vietnam logistics firms pressured to grow or face being taken over in EVFTA era

12/25/2019 10:43:02 AM

Vietnam’s targets of becoming Asia’s logistics hub would only be feasible if local firms can fence off competition from the world’s major logistics players.

Cái Mép International Terminal uses blockchain technology

12/21/2019 2:22:29 PM

As the world modernises at a mindboggling pace, more and more companies are switching to blockchain technology.

Saigon Newport Company welcomes 5 millionth TEU

12/18/2019 12:59:20 PM

Saigon Newport Corporation (SNP) on Tuesday welcomed its 5 millionth twenty foot equivalent unit (TEU) of cargo this year via its Tân Cảng-Cát Lái terminal in HCM City.

World major logistics firm Maersk opens logistics center in Vietnam

12/16/2019 9:54:42 AM

Vietnam is getting into a position where investment and manufacturing are becoming much easier to establish, said a Maersk executive.

Poor logistics system hinders agricultural products’ trade

12/12/2019 10:01:26 AM

Despite being considered as the driving force of Vietnam’s economic growth, agriculture has been held back by an incomplete logistics system which fails to ensure quality and connect farms with markets, according to Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

HCM City to build 8 logistic centres

12/11/2019 10:11:01 AM

HCM City should draft a master plan to develop its logistics sector, Phạm Thành Kiên, director of its Department of Trade and Industry, said.

Vietnamese shipping industry adequate to meet rising demand: Vinalines

12/9/2019 2:34:54 PM

Việt Nam’s ports and shipping industry is more than sufficient to meet the country’s demand in import-export activities.

$4 bln LNG plant asking price too low: trade ministry

12/5/2019 3:28:30 PM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade is concerned the investor of a $4-billion power plant won’t be able to commit to its proposed electricity price tag.

Cargo through seaports continues increasing

12/2/2019 10:13:10 AM

The volume of goods through Vietnamese seaports reached more than 544 million tonnes (excluding transit goods not handled at the port) in the first ten months of this year, data from the Việt Nam Maritime Administration showed.