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Minister stresses support for businesses to join supply chains

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh speaks at the working session (Source: VNA)<p><b><br>Hanoi (VNA) –</b> Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh …

Manufacturing

Momo unveils logistics expansion plan

eCommerce

Study for freight train to go to Khon Khaen-Laem Chabang - The Nation

The SRT acting governor Anon Luangboriboon said he expects the agency will submit the results for the Transport Ministry’s consideration next …

Trains

Japanese-Indonesian team to take on Java port project

Java

Thai Government Programs Emphasize Transportation and Logistics

Thailand’s robust growth of a few years ago has since slowed. Its gross domestic product growth has trailed its regional neighbors in recent years, …

Economic Development

Hactl logistics arm strikes PRD partnership

<b>HONG KONG: May 14, 2018. Hactl's logistics arm Hong Kong Air Cargo Industry Services Limited (Hacis)has entered into a strategic partnership with Chu</b> …

Hong Kong

Kerry Express partners with Bangkok Mass Transit System

Kerry Express has entered into agreements with VGI, a subsidiary of Bangkok Mass Transit System (BTS), which will enable the parcel company to use …

Vietnam becomes main manufacturer for Adidas and Nike footwear

<b>The sportswear manufacturers, Adidas and Nike, has relocated manufacturing logistics from China to Vietnam.</b><p>Adidas has halved the amount of footwear …

Vietnam

DHL Vietnam appoints Drew Duncan as Managing Director

read the original version on: www.retailnews.asiaDHL Supply Chain, the global market leader for contract logistics solutions, today announced the …

Vietnam

Malaysia Is Fed Up With Chinese Cash

Belt and Road funding has become a bitter election issue.<p>Chinese President Xi Jinping won't be on the ballot when Malaysians vote for a new government on Wednesday. But he is on election billboards. Although it's probably not a role that Xi would've chosen for himself, China's influence on …

China

Startup aims to take the blues out of retail logistics

YOU might expect a start-up that rides on the e-commerce wave to be run by tech-savvy, code-fluent computer wizards with obscure engineering …

eCommerce

China’s role in the next phase of globalization – Business, China

The country could exert leadership in seeking to preserve globalization’s benefits while addressing its downsides.<p><b>Globalization has been</b> a powerful …

Thai developer WHA eyes 20 pct revenue growth this year - CEO | Reuters

* Sees e-commerce, foreign investment as growth drivers - CEO<p>* Plans $208 mln investment in logistics in 2018<p>* Explores Myanmar expansion<p>By Chayut Setboonsarng and Wirat Buranakanokthanasan<p>BANGKOK, May 3 (Reuters) - WHA Corp, Thailand’s top industrial estate and warehouse developer, targets a 20 …

Asia

Asian Terminals sets P8-billion port expansion program

MANILA, Philippines – Listed Asian Terminals Incorporated (ATI), the operator of the Manila South Harbor and the Batangas Container Terminal, is …

Goodman Fund Buys Site in Hong Kong’s New Territories for $750M Logistics Project

An investment fund managed by Goodman Group has won a site in Hong Kong’s New Territories for HK$2.75 billion ($350 million), which the Australian …

Hong Kong

Indonesia’s leader, Jokowi, is splurging on infrastructure

LIKE many politicians, President Joko Widodo of Indonesia (known as Jokowi) enjoys being seen in a hard hat. On April 23rd he tweeted a photo of …

Asia

CEVA Logistics opens a new hub in Malaysia

read the original version on: www.retailnews.asiaCEVA Logistics, one of the world’s largest supply chain management companies, has officially opened …

South-east Asia

Five developers submit bids for Hong Kong logistics site

A tender for a large piece of land to be used for a logistics site in northwestern Hong Kong attracted five bids on Friday, the government’s …

Hong Kong

CJ Logistics teams up with Vietnamese LLC for cooperation in air freight biz - Pulse by Maeil Business News Korea

이미지 확대<p>[Photo provided by CJ Logistics Corp.]<p>South Korea’s top parcel delivery service company CJ Logistics Corp. has teamed up with a Vietnamese …

Vietnam

Where Thailand still trails behind - The Nation

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has hyped up Thailand’s economy with an Bt11-billion investment plan for the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), where …

Procurement organizations rush to prepare for a digital future

Forward Thinking<p>An annual survey from The Hackett Group found that two-thirds of procurement organizations have a digital strategy in place, up from …

The Future

Asian Tigers Leave Taiwan Behind

Of Asia’s fabled “tiger” economies, one is burning less brightly than the rest.<p>Taiwan is set to lag further behind its three peers -- Singapore, Hong …

YCH in tie-up with Chinese firm

HANGZHOU • A Singapore supply chain management company has linked up with a Chinese e-commerce logistics services firm to expand their businesses in …

China

Why Lazada remains ahead in PH e-commerce race

Filipino consumers in today’s in-your-fingertips society tend to trust and try the dominant force in e-commerce. The runners up in the business can …

SF Express joins Malaysia-China cross-border e-commerce initiative

• Charles Kauffman<br>• April 20, 2018<br>• Asia, Carriers, E-Commerce, Express, Features, Strategy, Videos<br>• Comments Off<p>SF Airlines operates five 767Fs, and more …

CMA CGM takes 25% stake in CEVA Logistics

France’s CMA CGM has reached an agreement to acquire an equity stake of around 25% in CEVA Logistics. CMA CGM will subscribe to between 380m and 450m …

Lazada launches regional trade with DFTZ

Malaysian sellers begin exporting to Singapore.

Singapore

Jack Ma hints at $3bn investment

Alibaba supremo Jack Ma has suggested that the group's investment in Thailand will be at least US$3 billion (93.6 billion baht) over the next five …

eCommerce