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Vietnamese travel firms raise concerns over ‘cost-free’ tours

Vietnamese travel firms raise concerns over ‘cost-free’ tours

Vietnamese travel firms have launched cost-free tours, copying a promotional model commonly used by airlines, to both domestic and outbound destinations. Offers include taking tourists to the U.S. at half the normal price via ‘budget packages’.

Boom of fast fashion in Vietnam

Boom of fast fashion in Vietnam

Boom of fast fashion trend lately in the country has offered challenges and opportunities for local textile and garment firms.

Prime Minister commits support to Ontario businesses

Prime Minister commits support to Ontario businesses

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc committed all possible support to Canada’s Ontario firms to do business in Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on December 6 for Premier of Ontario Kathleen Wynne.

Firms warned on int’l payment risks

Firms warned on int’l payment risks

Vietnamese firms should study their trade partners carefully, choose suitable payment methods and buy exchange rate insurance to avoid risks when making international payment, a seminar heard in HCM City on December 5.

Vietnamese, Spanish firms attend networking conference

Vietnamese, Spanish firms attend networking conference

Representatives from almost 120 Vietnamese and Spanish enterprises participated in a get-together in Hanoi on December 5 to mark the 40th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two nations.

Foreign firms dominate VN electronics

Foreign firms dominate VN electronics

Although Vietnam is the world’s 12th largest exporter of electronics and the third largest in ASEAN since 2015, up to 95 percent of the country’s electronics output comes from foreign-owned enterprises instead of domestic ones, the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) has announced.

German firms eye investment in Hanoi

German firms eye investment in Hanoi

Members of the German Asia-Pacific Business Association (OAV) want to explore cooperation opportunities in urban development, infrastructure facility, means of transportation, energy, environment and human resource in Hanoi,

Nearly 11,000 new firms established in November

Nearly 11,000 new firms established in November

Close to 11,000 enterprises were established with a registered capital of VND109.9 trillion (US$4.8 billion) in November, data of the Ministry of Planning and Investment revealed.

Hotel occupancy rises in HCM City

Hotel occupancy rises in HCM City

Four- and five-star hotels in Ho Chi Minh City have seen a slight decline in room rates although the rising number of tourists has resulted in an increase in occupancy rates at high-end hotels.

RoK firms hire at HCM City job fair

RoK firms hire at HCM City job fair

51% firms from the Republic of Korea (RoK) in sectors like manufacturing, travel, construction, water treatment, marine transport, POS software and hardware, trading, garment and textile and others are taking part in a Vietnam-RoK job fair that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on November 10.

Vietnam – potential market for foreign food firms

Vietnam – potential market for foreign food firms

Vietnam has been considered as a “fertile land” for foreign food firms as many trademarks from the Republic of Korea (RoK), Japan and Thailand are seeking ways to penetrate the 93 million-strong market.