Workers operate sewing machines at a garment factory in Bogor, West Java. (Photo: Antara)

Indonesia’s productivity lower than ASEAN nations

A survey conducted by the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) has found that Indonesia’s productivity in the manufacturing industry is lower than that of its peers in other Southeast Asian countries.

The ASEAN-RoK Commemorative Summit is underway in Busan. (Photo: Yonhap)

RoK-ASEAN trade up 20-fold in 30 years

The Republic of Korea (RoK)'s trade with Southeast Asian countries soared around twentyfold this year compared to that recorded in 1989, according to data released by the RoK Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the Korea International Trade Association as saying.

City leaders pose with delegates of SSEAYP2019 (Photo:hcmcpv)

City leaders welcome delegates of SSEAYP2019

Deputy Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Vo Thi Dung yesterday received the Management Board of the 46th Ship for Southeast Asian and Japanese Youth Program (SSEAYP2019) and young leaders from many countries.