Also at the conference, a co-operation agreement was signed between the AVR – representing its members, the distribution enterprises – and the Việt Nam Trade Promotion Joint Stock Company – a representative of some agricultural production and processing facilities. Some manufacturers and distributors also signed distribution agreements. … [Read more...] about MoIT holds conference to strengthen supply chains
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He made the remarks during a conference held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) in Hanoi to review a project on the development of the domestic market in the 2014-20 period and to put forward new tasks in the time to come. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese products hold dominant position in local distribution network
One interesting development is the rise of women in self-owned, independent small businesses managing to hold their own, not only in a male-dominated economic market, but also in establishing female business networks. Whether it’s an online shop, a small café or private consultancy such as accounting – their fame in being well organized and more open to negotiation and cooperative practices is spreading; as one of my female students recently commented, “Vietnamese women haggle and bargain, the men just pay whatever is asked.” … [Read more...] about Women and flowers: Happy Vietnamese Women’s Day!
Analysts believe that Malaysia will overcome the difficult period caused by the COVID-19 pandemic better than most other countries in Southeast Asia. The World Bank (WB) predicted that Malaysia's economy will decrease by 3.1 percent in 2020 before increasing 6.9 percent in 2021. Meanwhile, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected that Malaysia’s economy will shrink 3.8 percent this year before growing 6.3 percent next year. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES AUGUST 13