Gilts imported from Thailand to Vietnam through Lao Bao Border Gate in Quang Tri Province will be quarantined before being transported to farms for repopulation (Photo: the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development)

Vietnamese businesses massively import breeding pigs from Thailand

The Department of Livestock Production under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on July 17 said that Vietnamese businesses have been importing breeding pigs from Thailand, Canada, the US and Taiwan (China) with half of the import coming from Thailand.
Some textile and garment companies fret at the possibility of material shortage

nCoV feared to put Vietnamese businesses in a tight spot

Many companies based in China, especially the heavily industrialized city Wuhan, had to close their production of raw materials since the nCoV, which raises fear among Vietnamese business owners of raw material shortage, and essentially messed up workflow and discontinued assembly lines.
A harbour in Australia. The country received the largest share of Vietnamese outbound investment in the first eight months of this year (Photo: AFP)

Vietnamese firms invest nearly US$ 440 million abroad

Vietnamese businesses have invested nearly US$ 440 million abroad since the beginning of this year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
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Logistics market sees wave of investment from Japan, RoK

 The logistics market has become more vibrant in recent times with large merger and acquisition (M&A) deals between Vietnamese businesses and foreign investors who have strong financial and technological potential, especially those from Japan and the Republic of Korea.
Customers choose Vietnamese clothes at a BigC supermarket in Go Vap District, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

BigC resumes garment purchase from Vietnamese firms

BigC pledged to resume goods order from 50 Vietnamese garment firms, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai at a press conference on the supermarket chain’s abrupt halt of buying garment products from many Vietnamese firms in Hanoi yesterday afternoon.
Scene at the meeting between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Vietnamese permanent representative delegation to the UN and Vietnamese businesses in the US (Photo: VNA)

PM meets Vietnamese delegation to UN, Vietnamese businesses

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited the Vietnamese permanent representative delegation to the UN and met Vietnamese entrepreneurs and intellectuals on May 29 (local time), as part of his official visit to the US.