Retailers are rushing to develop online sales by offering technological solutions to attract more customers.
VOV.VN - The annual Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) themed “VBF – 20 years contribution and towards socio-economic development goals by 2020” opened in Hanoi on December 12.
After spending over US$1 billion on acquiring a large stake in Vinamilk, the largest automotive group from Singapore, Jardine Cycle & Carriage Limited Company (JC&C), has poured VND45 billion into acquiring an additional 1.1 million shares in Refrigeration Electrical Engineering Corporation (REE).
The Vietnamese personal finance products space is booming thanks to the rise of the young middle-class consumer society.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has just signed a Government’s resolution approving the draft of the third Protocol amending the ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement (ACIA).
The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) said its total electricity output in January-November increased by 8.16% year on year to reach 181.35 billion kWh.
Under a new decree, used auto imports will have no way to enter Vietnam because of high tariffs and strict requirements on maintenance services, creating a golden opportunity for domestic automobile manufacturers.
Robust credit growth will help the Vietnamese economy achieve its growth target this year, while export is likely to remain strong and more foreign capital will flow into utilities, says Australia & New Zealand Bank Group.
Despite natural disasters and market regression, in the past 11 months, Vietnam’s total agriculture, forestry and aquaculture export turnover hit US$33.14 billion, though food management still has room for improvement.
Dr Mai Liem Truc, former deputy minister of Post and Communications, talks to the newspaper Nong Thon Ngay Nay (Countryside Today) about the need to finalise the draft Law on Cyber Security. .
Despite facing difficulties, the garment and textile sector is expected to export products worth US$31 billion this year, a year-on-year increase of 10.2%, and the outlook is bright for next year too, the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) has said.
With a 30% growth rate in the number of travelers, building or buying hotels promises big profits for investors, including capsule hotels, which have opened in Ho Chi Minh City and other tourism cities.
Low-cost carrier Vietjet was honoured as the most popular airline at a ceremony held last week in the capital city of Hanoi.
The Vietnamese electronic supporting industry is considered too weak to access the global supply chain. Without linkages and collaboration, Vietnamese businesses will lose their market share.
Expo-Russia Vietnam 2017, the second edition, is scheduled to take place at Melia Hanoi from December 13 to 15 with a view to promoting the two countries’ trade and economic ties and Russia’s export to Southeast Asia.
There has been a 91% reduction in the amount of goods controlled by the Ministry of Science and Technology inspected before customs clearance.
The Ministry of Finance and the Vietnam Customs officially put the Vietnam Automated System for Seaport Customs Management (VASSCM) into operation in the northern port city of Hai Phong on December 11.
Though Vietnam is among the world’s top exporters of farming produces, 90% of the products are exported in the raw form with quality and value lower than many foreign rivals, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong in a recent meeting.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s growth is forecast at 6.7% this year and 6.5% in the next two years with a low inflation rate, the World Bank said at the launch of Taking Stock- its bi-annual economic report on Vietnam in Hanoi on December 11.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has approved a five-year coffee industry development project, worth VND170 billion or US$7.48 million, to improve coffee quality, develop a premium Vietnamese brand and expand export markets.