A NEW IMPETUS TO VIETNAM LOGISTICS SERVICE INDUSTRY- 664 lượt xem
On 4/6/2019, by Decision No. 684/QĐ-TTg, Vietnamese Prime Minister decided to amend and supplement the Decision No. 1899/QĐ-TTg dated 4/10/2016 on the establishment of the National Steering Committee on the ASEAN Single Window, the National Single Window and Trade Facilitation known as the Committee 1899 with a new duty in charge of the management of the logistics industry. By this decision, the Committee assists the Government and the Prime Minister in directing, steering and coordinating activities of relating Ministries, Agencies and other Organizations to complete policies, implement development solutions, improve quality, and enhance effectiveness and capability of logistics services for the economic growth and the increase of competitiveness by the trade industry and the national economy as well. The Committee was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, and Minister of Finance as a permanent Vice Chairman. The Committee’s new task is considered a significant milestone to the Vietnam Logistics Service Industry as well as trade facilitation, showing the concerns by the Government and Prime Minister in developing the industry in line with Decision No.200/QD on 14/2/2017 to promote the country’s industry services in keeping with the global advanced freight forwarding and logistics level.