The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) is collecting feedback on a draft circular that will, among other things, allow non-residents legally present in Vietnam to make term deposits in both VND and foreign currencies.
The State Bank of Vietnam is drafting a new circular that will allow non-residents with presence in the country to make deposits in both the Vietnamese dong and foreign currency at local banks without residency requirement.
High-end hotels in Hanoi have been fully booked by Q1, 2018, showing a robust sign, especially when the city is carrying out a myriad of investment solutions to make a breakthrough in tourism.
The Open Amateur Golfers Championship Vietnam 2017, to begin in the central province of Binh Dinh on June 8, has attracted 120 golfers, including 10 foreigners.
All foreign employees in Vietnam with work permits, practice certificates, or practice licences issued by local authorised agencies will be subject to compulsory social insurance payments if a new draft decree is approved.
The current regulations on land for national defense have posed quite a challenge for foreigners wishing to legitimately own apartments in Ho Chi Minh City.
Taking to the streets and eating like a local is an experience no tourists should miss in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Located in Cam Thanh commune in Hoi An City in the central province of Quang Nam, Bay Mau coconut forest is known as a right place to give wonderful coracle rowing experiences, thus attracting numerous tourists, especially foreigners.
For US$10, visitors to Hoi An City in central Vietnam can kayak along the city’s Hoai River on a mission to collect rubbish.
As many as 490 foreigners have registered for electronic visas to enter Vietnam, 210 of whom have been issued with their visas, after the first week of the e-visa pilot scheme, the Ministry of Public Security’s Department of Immigration has said.
A 40sq.m beach and water area on Cham Island will be restored and demarcated to protect and conserve the green turtle (Chelonia mydas) species.
VOV.VN - The traditional Lunar New Year festival (Tet) is the biggest festival in Vietnam. It’s awaited by all Vietnamese people and also foreigners who live here. VOV has a story about how foreign expats celebrate Tet in Vietnam.
Coming from different corners of the world, these youths share a common love for Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year holiday.
Police say the gang distracted their victims and then grabbed their cash.
Insiders say it may take time to fully evaluate the impacts of the new policy that allows foreigners to own a home here.
Nearly 25,000 tourists, including 17,657 foreigners, visited the Hue imperial relic site in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue during the three-day national holiday from December 31 to January 2.
Hanoi Buffaloes will compete in the Thailand Basketball Super League with three foreigners.
VOV.VN - Many foreigners gathered at pubs and cafes in Ta Hien street in Hanoi’s Old Quarter to enjoy the first moments of the year 2017.
More than 16,640 foreign tourists visited Vietnam by ship in November, Quan doi Nhan dan (People’s Army) daily reported.
VOV.VN - The Temple of Literature, Long Bien bridge, the Old Quarter, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and the Presidential Palace are among the top places for foreign tourists to learn more know Hanoi.