ĐÀ NẴNG Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin and his entourage paid a working trip to the central coastal city of Đà Nẵng on Friday as part of their official visit to Việt Nam.
Việt Nam’s labour productivity has improved but is still low in comparison with other ASEAN members, according to a report by the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Weakness on dyeing and dependence on imported cloths have weakened the garment and textile companies’ competitiveness and creativeness, experts have said.
Hà Nội’s authorities have released the names of 43 buildings that violated construction regulations. Many of them are located in the city centre and funded by major investment groups.
The central city of Đà Nẵng has awarded the “Đà Nẵng Value 2018” certificate to six locally-made products in a move to encourage the production of unique local goods serving tourists.
Thousands of employees of a garment company in central Nghệ An province on Tuesday afternoon went on strike after discovering the company had cut their housing, petrol and hazardous working condition allowances.
Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) set the industry development target this year for export turnover at US$40 billion, which would mark a 10.8 per cent year-on-year increase.
About VNĐ6.3 billion (US$272,000) has been donated by the public to buy gifts for poor people during Tết (Lunar New Year) Holiday.
The Mekong Delta is one of the richest parts of Việt Nam, leading the country in rice, shrimp and other agricultural products.