Thursday , November 23 2017
Home / Tag Archives: firms

Tag Archives: firms

To Court Workers, Japanese Firms Try Being More Gay-Friendly

TOKYO — Once a week, the Japanese insurance company where Shinsuke Nakamura works tries to enliven its morning staff meeting by having employees give personal presentations. The topics tend to be mostly innocuous: hobbies, pets or wine recommendations. Mr. Nakamura used his turn, though, to come out as gay. “There ...

Read More »

Vietnam, S Korea firms partner for $500 mln sports complex

Hanoi Tourist has signed an agreement with South Korean firm Global Consultant Network to build a US$ 500 million sports complex that will include a horse racetrack, the media reported. The project in the capital city will also have a golf course, entertainment venues, a shopping mall and hotels. A ...

Read More »

Vietnam banks jump on global list of biggest public firms

 A file photo of a Vietinbank branch. Photo credit: Vietinbank Vietnam’s top lenders BIDV, Vietinbank and Vietcombank have made huge leaps on Forbes’ latest list of 2,000 biggest and most powerful public companies around the world. BIDV jumped 222 places from a year ago to rank at number 1,691. Its ...

Read More »

Vietnamese firms outgrow local market, bet on foreign lands

Vietnamese dairy firm TH has recently announced US$ 2.7 billion of investment into cow farms, a milk plant and distribution channels in Russia. Chairwoman Thai Huong said the market has great potential because Russia is facing a dairy shortage due to sanctions imposed by the EU for its military intervention in Ukraine. The ...

Read More »

Local steel firms seek temporary import tax

Local steel firms seek temporary import tax Imported steel was transported at Hai Phong Port in the northern Hai Phong City. Some local producers are calling for the use of trade defence instruments to protect the local industry. — VNA/VNS Photo Hoang Hung HCM City (VNS)— Some steel companies want ...

Read More »