Vietnam able to become new tiger in Asia: economist

Vietnam able to become new tiger in Asia: economist

Vietnam, a rising star in the global supply chain, has the potential to become a new tiger in Asia, economist Brian Lee Shun Rong at Maybank - Malaysia's largest financial services group and the leading banking group in South East Asia – has reportedly said.
Vietnam still important link in global supply chain: experts

Vietnam still important link in global supply chain: experts

Vietnam is becoming a more important piece of the global supply chain, despite the supply chain and shutdown problems facing the country at present, Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham Vietnam) Adam Sitkoff has told Bloomberg Television.
Samsung Vietnam helps local firms join global supply chain

Samsung Vietnam helps local firms join global supply chain

Leaders of the northern province of Bac Ninh and Samsung Vietnam on August 26 made a trip to evaluate the results of the two enterprises including Hanpo Vina Joint Stock Company and Thinh Vuong Manufacturing and Trading Co Ltd participating in the "domestic business improvement consulting programme".
Cross-border e-commerce: Game changer to help local traders boost exports

Cross-border e-commerce: Game changer to help local traders boost exports

With borders closed and travel restricted since early 2020, cross-border e-commerce has proved itself as a game changer, setting the scene for Vietnamese traders to climb up the global supply chain and reducing risk of disruption caused by an unprecedented crisis like COVID-19.
Footwear sector further penetrates global supply chain

Footwear sector further penetrates global supply chain

Vietnam’s footwear sector is now beginning to see positive signs after export revenue for footwear and handbags fell 11 percent year-on-year to 19.5 billion USD in 2020, making it one of the sectors hardest hit by COVID-19.
Vietnam on front foot in trade return

Vietnam on front foot in trade return

Gradual recovery from some of Vietnam’s key trade partners are plugging gaps in the disrupted global supply chain and helping the Southeast Asian nation take advantage of new opportunities arising despite the challenging times.
Vietnam stands to win as “China+1” gains traction

Vietnam stands to win as “China+1” gains traction

Changes in the global supply chain are taking place due to the virus outbreak, prompting a mounting number of foreign manufacturers to speed up their relocation from China to neighbouring countries including Vietnam.
Trading commodities on blockchain

Trading commodities on blockchain

A fair and efficient supply chain plays an important role in the development of any sector. Quan Le, founder of Binkabi.io, provided an insight on how blockchain could improve efficiency and fairness in the global agriculture supply chain by helping farmers to gain better access to market and funding.
FIEs open doors to global supply chain

FIEs open doors to global supply chain

International corporations are getting more engaged in promoting local sourcing in Vietnam by investing in and sharing expertise with domestic suppliers, thus bringing hopes for the country to further access the global supply chain.
Samsung continues to support Vietnamese firms to join global supply chain

Samsung continues to support Vietnamese firms to join global supply chain

Samsung Vietnam strives to support Vietnamese enterprises to improve their competitiveness and join the global spare part supply chain, said Shim Won Hwan, general director of Samsung Vietnam.