Pesticide makers seek Indian JVs
(Apr 23, 2014)
Many local companies, especially members of the Viet Nam Pesticide
Association, want to establish joint ventures with Indian firms to
produce high-quality technical pesticides for the Vietnamese market,
according to the association chairman.
Former General Director of Bao Viet Group and General Director of Bao
Viet Insurance Corporation, Tran Trong Phuc, and two other employees
have been prosecuted by the police.
Cargill on Wednesday opened a US$60,000 cocoa technology-transfer centre
in Ba Ria – Vung Tau Province that will train farmers in three
The US-ASEAN Business Council and the US Agency for International
Development (USAID) on April 22 launched a partnership programme to
promote the development of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
A delegation of executives from 40 Japanese firms attended a seminar on
"Investment Environment and potential for agricultural co-operation
between Japan and the Mekong Delta" held in Can Tho city on Monday.
Several domestic businesses have not paid much attention to the issue of
registering for intellectual property rights and have even hesitated to
cooperate with the authorities in preventing counterfeit goods.
The month-on-month consumer price indices (CPI) in the country's two
biggest cities in April are dissimilar, with Ha Noi reporting a rise and
HCM City enjoying a decline in CPI.
Small and medium-sized enterprises in Viet Nam need to make more efforts
to improve their competitiveness in the global supply chain, a workshop
heard in HCM City yesterday.
The Long An Provincial People's Committee has approved in principle
Huafa Company (Hong Kong) last week to invest in a coloured spinning
AIA Viet Nam and Citibank N.A. Viet Nam have recently announced their
landmark bancassurance partnership for the Viet Nam market.
Malaysia's Minister of Tourism and Culture Dato' Seri Mohamed Nazri bin
Abdul Aziz late last week praised the support from Vietnamese
authorities, coordinators, travel agents and media for their efforts to
promote his country as a top holiday destination for Vietnamese