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Real estate needs more foreign investment: experts

Real estate needs more foreign investment: experts

The number of foreigners buying real estate products in Vietnam has increased, but the domestic property market needs policies to attract more foreign investment, according to experts.

HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

HCM City needs 70,000 workers for coming months

Around 70,000 workers are needed in Ho Chi Minh City for the remaining months of the year, mostly in garments and textiles, sales, services, logistics and IT, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market Information (Falmi) Centre.

KPMG’s service arm eases local business

KPMG’s service arm eases local business

In response to the increasing enterprise-wide need for quality professional services, KPMG Vietnam has recently launched a new service arm to support the local business community.

Hanoi office rental fees remain stable: CBRE

Hanoi office rental fees remain stable: CBRE

The market segment for offices and retail space for lease in Hanoi has seen stable rental prices for grade A and B office buildings in the third quarter of the year, according to the CB Richard Ellis Vietnam(CBRE)- the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment terms.

HCM City’s CPI rises 0.9 percent in September

HCM City’s CPI rises 0.9 percent in September

The consumer price index (CPI) in the southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City in September increased 0.9 percent from the previous month and 4.12 percent over the same period last year, reported the municipal Statistics Office on September 29.

Government to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities

Government to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities

The National Committee on Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities has agreed to support funding for the building and improvement of provincial service centers for people with disabilities in 77 provinces, to provide them with thorough access to government welfare.

Initiative to improve professional skills of Vietnamese doctors

Initiative to improve professional skills of Vietnamese doctors

The Health Ministry’s Medical Services Administration (MSA) and the British Medical Journal (BMJ) on September 27 launched the clinical decision support training initiative to medical services in Vietnam aiming to improve the detection, diagnosis and control of infectious diseases.

Developing logistics service in Vietnam

Developing logistics service in Vietnam

VOV.VN -Vietnam’s logistics services - freight forwarding, transportation, and inventory services - began to develop in the 1990s. Logistics has now become an important economic sector in Vietnam. In the next decade Vietnam could reach an export-import turnover of US$200 billion per year.

Vietnam gears up for fourth industrial revolution

Vietnam gears up for fourth industrial revolution

Overcoming the challenges of the fourth industrial revolution and making best use of the opportunities it will bring was discussed at the seventh Vietnam ICT Summit 2017, which concluded in Hanoi on September 6.

August retail sales in huge surge

August retail sales in huge surge

Vietnam’s total revenue from retail sales and services reached VND2.58 quadrillion (US$114.7 billion) in the first eight months of this year, a year on year increase of 10.3%, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

New collateral rules good for Vietnamese banks: Moody’s

New collateral rules good for Vietnamese banks: Moody’s

The speedy repossession of collateral is a credit-positive step for Vietnamese banks, which continue to grapple with legacy asset-quality issues caused by rapid credit growth and loose underwriting standards of the past decade, Moody’s Investors Services said in a note on August 28.

PM Phuc greets US Secretary of Health and Human Services

PM Phuc greets US Secretary of Health and Human Services

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has appreciated the US government’s role in medical fields such as the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), influenza, and the global medical security program.

Vietnam Airlines subsidiary receives international award

Vietnam Airlines subsidiary receives international award

The Noi Bai Catering Services Joint Stock Company (NCS), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Airlines Corporation, has received a “Certificate of Appreciation” from Japan’s All Nippon Airways (ANA) for its excellent in-flight meals offered on the ANA’s flights.

APEC economies discuss port services issues

APEC economies discuss port services issues

The tenth meeting of the APEC Port Services Network (APSN) Council under the Transportation Working Group (APTWG) was held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 18.