Publication date 21 January 2019 | 09:00 | ICT
The Ministry of Commerce will lose $60 million in revenue annually after the government eliminated export procedures in a campaign to boost competitiveness, a senior official at the ministry has said.
Publication date 18 January 2019 | 15:06 | ICT
Hitachi on Thursday froze construction of a nuclear power station in Wales due to financing difficulties, dealing a major blow to Britain’s energy strategy and leaving the Japanese firm with a huge bill.
Publication date 18 January 2019 | 14:46 | ICT
THOUGH Myanmar’s stock market is yet to be very active due to a lag in investor interest, another move is now under way to set up a derivatives market in the nation, according to a workshop held at the Yangon Stock Exchange (YSX) on Tuesday.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 20:12 | ICT
The Cambodian rice sector is set to lose its duty-free export status to the EU today – its major rice market – after the European bloc decided to impose tariffs on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar to curb a surge in such imports.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 19:01 | ICT
VOLKSWAGEN (VW) and Ford announced a new alliance on Tuesday to jointly develop commercial vans and pickups starting in 2022, a bid to reduce costs in the increasingly competitive auto market.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 12:34 | ICT
VOLKSWAGEN signalled that China will be an important market for its electric vehicle sales, amid plans to invest $34 billion in the segment over the next six years.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 11:06 | ICT
Air conditioner imports from Thailand were valued at about $16 million last year – a fraction of the total $5 billion Thailand earned from its air conditioner exports to international markets, the country’s Department of Internation
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 11:04 | ICT
THE Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will work with Amazon to help Vietnamese small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) join the firm’s e-commerce system.
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 11:03 | ICT
JAPANESE firms consider Vietnam the most attractive investment destination in Asia due to the country’s high economic growth, its position as a production hub and its large consumer market, according to an Asia News Network survey c
Publication date 17 January 2019 | 10:12 | ICT
German-based chemical company BASF SE on Wednesday announced it had inaugurated its own company in Cambodia to offer a range of solutions for diverse industries, after working through distribution partners since 2014.