Vietnamese firms need to diversify their overseas markets and improve their strengths to capitalise on opportunities after the COVID-19 pandemic ends, a recent online seminar heard in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is poised to offer a wealth of opportunities to boost the export of Vietnam’s agricultural and aquatic products once it comes into full effect, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has called for strengthening the management of seafood transportation across the border.
The US has become Vietnam’s largest supplier of fruits and vegetables in the first four months of the year, recording a 44% increase year-on-year in export value to US$102.1 million, according to the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association.
VOV.VN - An online conference is set to take place on May 29-30 to promote farm produce and food exports, with a particular focus being placed on the export of Bac Giang lychees to the Singaporean market, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam has some great advantages while competing with regional countries in attracting capital flows after the COVID-19 pandemic, experts have said.
VOV.VN - Vietnam is fast emerging as one of the leading destinations for foreign investment, with global giants such as Apple, Foxconn, and Panasonic all making moves to shift their production lines following the easing of the threat of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), despite this, the nation still faces major hurdles ahead.
Vietjet is offering more than 2 million super-saver tickets priced from only VND1,600 on all 45 of its domestic routes, the airline announced on May 24.
M&A in hotels and resorts is expected to thrive as the social distancing orders have left devastating affects on low-end hotels and budget accommodations.
Banks cut interest rates for loans worth more than VND1.12 quadrillion (US$49 billion) of nearly 322,190 borrowers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic as of May 11, a State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) report showed.
There is a rising wave of converting rubber plantations into industrial land as developers eye spots for industrial zones to capture opportunities from global value chains.
Property firms are gearing up to tap opportunities from the post-pandemic recovery of the real estate market, which was predicted to soon get back on its feet.
SSI Asset Management Co Ltd (SSIAM) will launch an IPO for its exchange-traded fund ETF SSIAM VN30 between May 26 and June 29.
VOV.VN - Up to 99% of tariff lines with partner countries are poised to be eliminated over the course of the 10-year roadmap set out in new-generation trade pacts such as the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
After being in merger talks for nearly a year, Tiki and Sendo have finally reached an agreement to join forces to beat overseas e-commerce platforms Lazada and Shopee.
A new study commissioned by Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, has found Vietnamese consumers are using less cash in favour of digital payment methods including new payment technologies such as contactless cards and mobile payments, as well as mobile e-commerce payments.
While most stores have reopened after the health crisis, some of them have gone out of business while others had to downsize their chains.
Fish sauce magnate Nguyen Dang Quang and steel tycoon Tran Dinh Long have reappeared on Forbes' list of billionaires.
Resort real estate is one of the segments expected to see the fastest pace of recovery in the post-pandemic times.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a serious effect to the economy, but it has helped accelerate the race for banks to go digital.