Vietnam posts trade deficit of US$1.31 billion in first half of April

Vietnam’s imports during the first 15 days of April recorded a sharp increase, with the country racking up a trade deficit of up to US$1.31 billion, according to data revealed by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Cai Mep – Thi Vai port receives vessel destined for West Coast of US

4/16/2021 11:22:33 AM

Deep-sea port SP-SSA International Terminal (SSIT) in the Cai Mep-Thi Vai port cluster in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau berthed MP The Belichick - a container vessel operated by Swiss logistics firm Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) on April 13.

Vietnam’s seaport system has eight more terminals

4/14/2021 10:42:53 AM

Eight terminals have been added to the list of those at seaports in Vietnam, raising the total to 286.

JICA gives recommendations on development of Da Nang’s port

4/14/2021 10:25:23 AM

The People’s Committee of central Da Nang city and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) held a workshop on April 13 to look into the Lien Chieu Port development project.

Vietnam, RoK share experience in distribution, logistics

4/12/2021 10:01:28 AM

The “Policy Dialogue Meeting on the Distribution and Logistics Industry between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea” (RoK) was held via videoconference on April 9 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the RoK’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE).

Long An becomes top FDI destination in Q1

3/30/2021 10:32:19 AM

The Mekong Delta province of Long An tops all localities in terms of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in the first quarter thanks to a 3.1 billion USD project to build gas-fuelled power plants Long An I and II.

Vietnam looks to address bottlenecks in logistics infrastructure

3/29/2021 10:15:13 AM

Removing bottlenecks in transport infrastructure and policy mechanisms is considered an important solution to help cut logistics costs and improve the competitiveness of Vietnamese businesses and goods in the time to come.

Cai Mep-Thi Vai port receives giant container vessel

3/24/2021 3:31:02 PM

Deep-sea port SP-SSA International Terminal in the Cai Mep-Thi Vai port complex, Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, said it recently received a 15,000-TEU container vessel, its biggest ever.

PM wants Cai Mep – Thi Vai seaport complex to be developed to regional standard

3/22/2021 9:25:10 AM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked relevant ministries, agencies and the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau to develop the seaport and logistics system at Cai Mep – Thi Vai area to meet regional standards by 2030 towards becoming a world-class seaport hub in the world by 2045.

Southern province speeds up work on roads to Cai Mep-Thi Vai port complex

3/16/2021 10:14:46 AM

The Ba Ria – Vung Tau People’s Committee has told agencies to speed up work on crucial transport projects to facilitate connections to the Cai Mep-Thi Vai port complex in the province’s Phu My Town.

Transport infrastructure development sound solution for Hanoi’s urban planning

3/16/2021 10:12:24 AM

Building transport infrastructure is hoped to help Hanoi’s outskirts areas develop and create the potential for modern urban development as there is less and less land available in the inner city.