Capital keeps flowing into startups

Capital keeps flowing into startups

Investors have poured more capital into Vietnamese technology startups amid the strong rise of new technologies such as AI and Big Data.

Bancassurance to boost bank profits

Bancassurance to boost bank profits

Partnerships with insurance firms are expected to bring in a huge amount of cash for Vietnamese banks, who want to diversify their non-interest income.

Rubber industry eyes sustainability

Rubber industry eyes sustainability

The Vietnamese rubber industry is targeting sustainable development in addition to trademarks development and higher-quality products, speakers said at a seminar held on June 14 in HCM City.

HCM City works to boost retail market

HCM City works to boost retail market

Ho Chi Minh City’s total retail and service revenue in the first six months of 2018 is estimated at VND502.55 trillion (US$22.11 billion), up 11.7% over the same period last year.

Blockchain leads the way for 4.0 revolution

Blockchain leads the way for 4.0 revolution

Among key technologies of the fourth industrial revolution, blockchain is one of the breakthrough examples which is predicted to lead the revolution in the coming decades.

Ha Tinh takes lead in GRDP growth in H1

Ha Tinh takes lead in GRDP growth in H1

Many localities has recorded high gross regional domestic product (GRDP) in the first six months of 2018, led by the central province of Ha Tinh with 32.94%, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

PM vows all conditions for New Zealand’s Zuru Group

PM vows all conditions for New Zealand’s Zuru Group

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told Mathew Mowbay, founder and CEO of New Zealand’s Zuru Group in Hanoi on June 14 that he will create all favourable conditions for the group to do business in Vietnam.

WB: Vietnam’s economic prospects improve further

WB: Vietnam’s economic prospects improve further

VOV.VN -Vietnam’s high economic growth in 2017 and in the first quarter of 2018 is impressive and gives the country a firm foundation to move forward, said Ousmane Dione, the World Bank Country Director for Vietnam.

Soc Trang works to tape coastal economic strengths

Soc Trang works to tape coastal economic strengths

Bestowed with more than 72 kilometres of coast and three estuaries, the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang has built a master plan to develop its coastal economy until 2020 with vision until 2030.

Garment & textile sector, magnet for foreign investors

Garment & textile sector, magnet for foreign investors

More than 2,000 foreign businesses from 16 countries and territories worldwide have invested some US$15.75 trillion in Vietnam’s garment and textile sector so far, according to Chairman of the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) Vu Duc Giang.