APEC 2017 offers opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises

APEC 2017 offers opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) 2017 in Vietnam is a golden opportunity for local enterprises to promote trade and investment, according to Hoang Van Dung, Chairman of the APEC 2017 Business Advisory Council.

Quang Ninh: cross-border trade flourishes

Quang Ninh: cross-border trade flourishes

Import-export turnover through Mong Cai city, which is a border economic zone in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, hit more than US$1.8 billion in the first month of 2016, representing a year-on-year increase of 169.7%.

Farming start-ups need more help

 Farming start-ups need more help

Pragmatic policies are needed for the Government to realise its goal of promoting start-ups in the agriculture sector.

Vietnam to launch G-bond lending

Vietnam to launch G-bond lending

When a new circular comes into effect September 1, market members will be able to borrow Government bonds (G-bond) for sale.

EVN International to trade on UPCoM

EVN International to trade on UPCoM

EVN International Joint Stock Company has obtained approval from the Hanoi Stock Exchange to trade its 36.67 million shares on the Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM).

Long An moves to lure FDI

Long An moves to lure FDI

The Mekong Delta province of Long An has offered incentives to lure foreign direct investment (FDI), particularly in hi-tech agricultural projects and green industry.

Vegetable, fruit exports to struggle

Vegetable, fruit exports to struggle

The domestic vegetable and fruit industry will face obstacles in maintaining sustainable growth in export value at the current high level, according to the Vietnam Vegetable and Fruit Association.

Banking assets rise by 16% in 2016

Banking assets rise by 16% in 2016

The total assets of the Vietnamese banking industry reached VND8.5 quadrillion (USD360 billion) by the end of 2016, according to statistics provided by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

The thorny path to hi-tech agriculture

The thorny path to hi-tech agriculture

The government’s strong commitment to support the development of hi-tech agriculture has excited investors, but many difficulties lie ahead.

ANZ predicts robust VN growth

ANZ predicts robust VN growth

Vietnam is likely to have something to crow about during the Year of the Rooster as several factors will facilitate socio-economic growth, ANZ Vietnam said on February 24.

HCM City to host major coffee expo

HCM City to host major coffee expo

Around 100 exhibitors and 20,000 visitors will take part in the country’s biggest coffee exhibition, the 2017 Cafe Show Vietnam, to be held in Ho Chi Minh City next week.

Hanoi okays major Mai Linh building project

Hanoi okays major Mai Linh building project

Hanoi’s People’s Committee has approved Mai Linh Joint Stock Company’s investment in a big trade centre and apartment complex in Nam Tu Liem district’s Me Tri and Phu Do ward, according to Dau Tu (Investment) online newspaper.

Samsung’s US$2.5 billion expansion approved

Samsung’s US$2.5 billion expansion approved

Samsung Display officially received an investment licence on February 24 for its US$2.5 billion expansion project in Yen Phong Industrial Park, the northern province of Bac Ninh.