Manufacturing sector accounts for 84.9% of Q1’s FDI

Manufacturing sector accounts for 84.9% of Q1’s FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector has proven a magnet for foreign direct investment in the first quarter, absorbing US$6.54 billion, which accounted for 84.9% of total registered capital in the period.

Local reform must be hastened: businesses

Local reform must be hastened: businesses

The Government of Vietnam has made accelerated efforts to improve the business climate but more drastic measures must be taken at local levels where firms still face obstacles in doing business, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).

Summit mulls financial inclusion for all

Summit mulls financial inclusion for all

More organisations are offering new financial products and services that are changing the form and nature of the market and are shaping the future of financial inclusion.

Toyota Vietnam recalls 360 Lexus cars

Toyota Vietnam recalls 360 Lexus cars

Toyota Vietnam, Japan’s automobile manufacturer in Vietnam, is calling 360 cars in Lexus RX200t and Lexus RX350 models to repair and replace the Electrical Control Unit (ECU) electrically controlling back door opening/closing, according to the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA).

No legal framework for office-tel segment

No legal framework for office-tel segment

Office-tel has become a buzzword on the domestic property market in recent years as housing developers have embraced it as a new product for those wishing to use it as both an office and a home. However, there is no legal framework for this segment.

More than 1,000 businesses join Saigon Tex 2017

More than 1,000 businesses join Saigon Tex 2017

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Saigon Fabric & Garment Accessories Expo (Saigon Tex 2017) will open at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre on April 5. It is sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and VINATEX.

Challenges ahead for King of pangasius

Challenges ahead for King of pangasius

The future looks challenging for Hung Vuong Joint Stock Company (HoSE: HVG), dubbed “the King of Pangasius,” after the audit of the company’s financial reports showed a big discrepancy between the audited and self-reported profit, revenue, and liabilities.

Oil exploitation exceeds Q1’s target

Oil exploitation exceeds Q1’s target

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) produced about 6.45 million tonnes of crude oil in the first quarter of this year, exceeding its three-month plan by 5 percent.

Vietnam’s long-term goals not affected by US TPP withdrawal

Vietnam’s long-term goals not affected by US TPP withdrawal

The US’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership may make certain impacts on Vietnam’s short-term plans but will not affect the country’s long-term goals and integration direction, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.

Retailer Nguyen Kim opens two new stores

Retailer Nguyen Kim opens two new stores

Giant electronics and household products retailer Nguyen Kim has opened two new stores in Dong Nai province’s Bien Hoa city and Binh Duong province’s Thuan An town, taking its total number of outlets around the country to 40.