Vietnam becomes China’s largest ASEAN trade partner

Vietnam becomes China’s largest ASEAN trade partner

Business communities play an important role in accelerating bilateral trade between Vietnam and China, said Huang Xiaohang, vice chairman of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade under the Zhejiang Provincial Committee (CCPIT Zhejiang).

PVI confident of prospects after PVN divestment

PVI confident of prospects after PVN divestment

According to the materials for the shareholders’ meeting to be held on April 27, PVI Holdings is going to submit a plan of expanding the foreign ownership limit to 100 per cent for consideration.

Garment exports grow despite hurdles

Garment exports grow despite hurdles

The domestic garment industry has faced many challenges in exporting to key markets, such as the European Union (EU) and the United States, but it still has a chance of achieving its export target this year, according to experts.

Oxford Group issues VN report

Oxford Group issues VN report

Vietnam’s steady transition to a liberalised economy is the subject of a wide-ranging analysis in a new report by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG).

Contech Vietnam 2017 opens, attracts foreign manufacturers

Contech Vietnam 2017 opens, attracts foreign manufacturers

The Vietnam International Trade Fair for Construction, Mining & Transport – Machinery, Equipment, Technology, Vehicles and Materials (Contech Vietnam 2017) opened in Hanoi on April 25, attracting numerous domestic and foreign exhibitors.

Biggest food, beverage expo in Vietnam opens its doors

Biggest food, beverage expo in Vietnam opens its doors

VOV.VN - More than 600 exhibitors were on hand today (Apr. 25) at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City along with thousands of visitors for the country’s largest food and beverage expo.

Long An looks to become modern industrialised province by 2020

Long An looks to become modern industrialised province by 2020

Although Long An province has taken the lead in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in the Mekong Delta, it is still using different measures to improve its competitiveness and investment climate so as to become a modern and sustainable industrialised province by 2020.

Challenges facing e-commerce start-ups in Vietnam

Challenges facing e-commerce start-ups in Vietnam

VOV.VN - The recent economic growth rates in Vietnam and the rising young middle income class have garnered much interest among entrepreneurs looking for potential e-commerce opportunities.

Leading construction trade fair opens in Hanoi

Leading construction trade fair opens in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The largest construction trade fair in the country– Contech Vietnam 2017 – opened its doors today (Apr. 25) at the National Exhibition Construction Centre located at No. 1 Do Duc Duc Street in the Nam Tu Liem District of Hanoi.

Bag, suitcase and umbrella exports obtain sharp growth in March

Bag, suitcase and umbrella exports obtain sharp growth in March

VOV.VN - Exports of bags, suitcases and umbrellas hit US$303.5 million in March, up 80% against the same period last year, bringing the total export revenue in three months to US$757 million, up 2.8%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Startups score lift with new SME law

Startups score lift with new SME law

In a bid to facilitate the development of private startups, the Law on Supporting Small-and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) will offer plenty of incentives ad foster the establishment of private investment funds to provide them with loans.

Agricultural minister calls on businesses to support pig farms

Agricultural minister calls on businesses to support pig farms

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong has called on food processors to increase their purchase of pigs and keep them in frozen storage in order to help farmers reduce inventories and stop the resulting downward price spiral.

Vietnam to benefit from first PPP deal with WEF

Vietnam to benefit from first PPP deal with WEF

Vietnam has become the first partner of the World Economic Forum (WEF) within the public-private partnership (PPP) model, which is expected to provide Vietnam with access to great resources and relationships for the country’s development.

CapitaLand partners with Feng Shui consultant Dato’ Joey Yap

CapitaLand partners with Feng Shui consultant Dato’ Joey Yap

CapitaLand Vietnam co-organised a “Feng Shui and Astrology 2017” seminar by the world’s leading authority on Feng Shui and Chinese metaphysics, internationally acclaimed Feng Shui Consultant, Dato’ Joey Yap, in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi.

Education FDI regulations still lagging

Education FDI regulations still lagging

After years of proposals, foreign investors are still quite concerned about regulations on educational investment, despite the country’s efforts to improve the business climate in the field.