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This event is open for all professionals interested or currently working in Starups in Hanoi, or supply chai professionals in Hanoi, or who are interested in looking for business collaboration for U.S. market through meeting with a delegation of Baylor University (U.S.), Executive Master Program.
Ferguson Global is seeking a Sourcing / Business Development Manager to assist in our Southeast Asia sourcing expansion. This position will report directly to our Regional Manager based in Taiwan and work closely with our staff at Ferguson Enterprises, LLC headquarters in Newport News, VA, USA.
The Project Manager (PMO) is a highly visible role that is responsible for driving the transformation activities for Singapore Replenishment Center (SRC) and 3rd party service providers’ warehouses migration from current location to a new location. This leader will lead cross-functional internal and external resources and has overall accountability of the execution and performance of projects and transformation initiatives.
Manage DC daily operation activities at warehouse facility. To ensure strict execution of the SOP and meet KPIs.
SMEs handed timely boost
A programme aimed at helping small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Viet Nam improve their export performance and international competitiveness was launched yesterday in Ha Noi.
The four-year project has a total budget of over US$3.89 million, with Switzerland's State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) contributing $3.32 million and the remainder funded by the Vietnamese Government.
Do Thang Hai, head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade's Trade Promotion Agency, said the programme would strengthen trade promotion offices' and trade support institutions' capacities so they would be eligible to provide exporting SMEs with professional services.
The trade environment would also be improved through enhanced capacity at central Government level for the implementation of the national export-import strategy, he said, adding that expanding the brief of Vietrade as the country's lead trade promotion system would be another objective.
It will be executed nationally by Vietrade in conjunction with regional support institutions from Hai Phong, Da Nang, Can Tho and neighbouring provinces.
Vietnamese SMEs still faced enormous challenges, Brigitte Bruhin, Deputy Country Director of Swiss Co-operation Office, Embassy of Switzerland, said, adding that some were related to difficult frameworks and business conditions, as well as difficulties accessing finance and limited export skills.
"The main question is whether governmental agencies and trade supporting organisations sufficiently understand the needs of SMEs," she said.
She called for more SME support, not only strategically on its trade policy framework, but also practically in providing them with relevant market networks, easier access to finance, effective technical assistance and reducing administrative burdens to facilitate successful trade.