VOV.VN - In pursuit of a sustainable energy future by 2030, Vietnam should set forth an array of fundamental policy and regulatory reforms with a view to attracting new investments, especially those from the private sector, EuroCham has suggested.
Many banks have recently announced they will recruit a large number of personnel to meet their business expansion plans in 2019.
Vietnam needs a strategy to promote the development of private firms with a focus on quality, as their contribution to the economy remains modest, attendees heard at a conference in Hanoi on March 15.
VOV.VN - Several steel businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) have outlined their plans to promote investments in the Vietnamese market, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
Fado Vietnam JSC, a local ecommerce platform operator, has clinched a deal with Chinese ecommerce firm Alibaba to support Vietnamese businesses conducting trading activities on Alibaba.com.
Suppliers are looking for opportunities in the growing horticulture and floriculture sector in Vietnam.
The Philippines is a promising market for Vietnamese commodities thanks to its strong demand for Vietnamese goods, according to a Vietnamese trade official.
Samsung Vietnam (Samsung Vina) officially launched the Samsung Showcase, a technology exhibition and experience centre at the Bitexco building in Ho Chi Minh City on March 15.
Vietnam now ranks fourth globally, first in Southeast Asia and second in Asia in terms of exports of seafood, and its products are now available in over 170 countries and territories worldwide.
VinaCapital Ventures, a Vietnam-focused venture capital platform, announced on March 15 that it has successfully invested in the tech startups of UrBox and Wee Digital.
VOV.VN - Residential players remained active in the fourth quarter of 2018 while office continued to be one of the most exciting property sectors across the region, as reported by real estate services provider Savills Vietnam.
Vietnam shipped 719,259 tonnes of crude oil abroad for 337.3 million USD in the first two months of 2019, up 7.1 percent in volume but down 7.9 percent in value compared to the same period last year.
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) hopes to add 15 million tonnes oil to reserves in both 2019 and 2020, heard the company’s conference to implement exploitation plans held in Vung Tau city on March 14.
Vietnamese companies making eco-friendly straws have received many orders from other countries that have reduced the use of plastic straws or even banned their production.
VOV.VN - Tra fish (pangasius) shipments to the EU market picked up positive signs with the export value jumping by 29.9 per cent to US$33.1 million between January and the first half of February, as reported Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.
The Government is considering withdrawing a proposal from the Ministry of Finance (MoF) to increase environmental taxes on fuel products to the maximum of 8,000 VND (0.35 USD), stating the move requires further consideration.
Nguyen Van Binh, head of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee’s Economic Commission, has commended Russian gas group Gazprom for its contributions to Vietnam-Russia cooperative ties, especially in the energy sector.
The Vietnamese Government will create optimal conditions for US enterprises to invest successfully in Vietnam and is willing to listen to their recommendations to improve the local business environment, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) set the daily reference exchange rate on March 15 at 22,957 VND per USD, up 5 VND from the previous day (March 14).
More and more Russian businesses want to study investment opportunities in Vietnam and attract Vietnamese firms to invest in Russia, Sergey Katyrin, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, said at a working session with Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi on March 14.