Economic experts and representatives from a range of firms gathered together at a teleconference on investment trends and opportunities in Vietnam’s real estate market, held in Hanoi on December 11.
Leaders of the northern province of Hoa Binh handed approval decisions on nine projects and signed Memorandums of Understanding with 15 investors on 19 projects with total registered capital of VND94 trillion (approximately US$4 billion), at an investment promotion conference on December 11.
A seminar was held in Ho Chi Minh City on December 11 to help local businesses gain an insight into the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) regulations on plant protection product residues on farm produce exported to this market.
Google is researching the procedures for opening a representative office in Vietnam to ensure that its compliance with local regulations is in line with its international commitments, Senior Vice President Ken Walker has said.
The Northern Power Corporation (EVNNPC) is projected to enjoy a 12.14% production growth in 2018 with 64.3 billion kWh of electricity, according to a report delivered at the firm’s customers’ meeting in Hanoi on December 11.
VOV.VN - Economic growth in Vietnam has proven resilient despite weakening external conditions, driven mainly by strong domestic demand and a dynamic export-oriented manufacturing sector.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue called on Singapore’s Clermont Group to share its experience with and provide consultations for Vietnam in building and developing an ecosystem for fintech and digital banking.
Hanoi is expected to become one of the country’s three major logistics hubs that meet international standards, said a municipal official.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s export of electric wires and cables during November reached US$150 million, bringing the total export turnover during 2018 to nearly US$1.6 billion.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese men’s football team’s progress to the finals of the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup 2018 has brought an unexpected opportunity for many people to earn money from selling tickets and other goods.
Vietnam was expected to remain one of the top ten remittance receivers in 2018, according to the latest edition of the World Bank’s Migration and Development Brief released last weekend.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong expressed wish to acquire the Chinese city of Chengdu’s experience in urban and transportation management during a reception on December 11 for visiting Mayor Luo Qiang.
The proposed offshore wind power project in the south central province of Binh Thuan will have a designed capacity of 3,400 MW and require total investments of nearly US$12 billion, UK developer Enterprize Energy said.
Firms established in the past 11 months of this year registered the employment of 1.1 million workers, which showed a drop of 4.5% year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
South Africa is a promising market for Vietnamese rice exporters as it consumes about 850,000 tonnes of rice a year, said an official from Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
The Prime Minister has approved the expansion of the Nghi Son Economic Zone (EZ) in the central province of Thanh Hoa by 2035 with a vision to 2050.
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) reported on December 10 that it has exploited over 11.31 million tonnes of crude oil, fulfilling this year’s target.
The growth of vegetable and fruit exports slowed down significantly this year but the target of reaching US$10 billion in revenue in 2025 was still within reach, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink is recruiting companies to join the Vietnam business delegation for the SelectUSA Investment Summit to be held in Washington DC from June 10-12, 2019.
The second Vietnamese Coffee Day took place in Gia Nghia town of the Central Highlands of Dak Nong province on December 10, aiming to promote sustainable development of coffee sector.