Difficulties in maintaining domestic consumption this year: surveys
Difficulties in maintaining domestic consumption this year: surveys

Domestic consumption is likely to lose steam as consumers face uncertainties, along with changes to shopping trends. Meanwhile, businesses have reported it's increasingly difficult to maintain purchasing power and reduce inventory buildup, said industry insiders and economists.

Difficulties in maintaining domestic consumption this year: surveys
Tourism industry on track to regain full steam following COVID-19 fallout
Tourism industry on track to regain full steam following COVID-19 fallout

VOV.VN - Since its inception 64 years ago on July 9, 1960, tourism has become an important economic industry, serving as a driving force to boost other industry. The local tourism industry is now on the right track to pick up full steam following the recent downturn caused by COVID-19.

Tourism industry on track to regain full steam following COVID-19 fallout
HSBC lends Leader Energy to develop renewable energy in Vietnam
HSBC lends Leader Energy to develop renewable energy in Vietnam

VOV.VN - The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in Vietnam (HSBC Vietnam) and the Malaysian Leader Energy Holding Berhad (Leader Energy), a wholly owned subsidiary of HNG Capital, recentl signed a US$23.3 million financing deal to support the development of Leader Energy's solar projects in Vietnam.

HSBC lends Leader Energy to develop renewable energy in Vietnam
Vietnamese GDP likely to reach nearly 7% this year: CIEM
Vietnamese GDP likely to reach nearly 7% this year: CIEM

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese economy is forecast to grow by 6.95% this year compared to the previous projection of 6.48% on the grounds that its economic recovery is on the right track, said the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) in its report released at a workshop in Hanoi on July 9.

Vietnamese GDP likely to reach nearly 7% this year: CIEM
Culture & Business Forum scheduled for November: press conference
Culture & Business Forum scheduled for November: press conference

The 4th Culture & Business Forum (CBF), spotlighting business operations in a multicultural environment, is set to take place in Hanoi on November 10, heard a press conference on the annual event on July 8.

Culture & Business Forum scheduled for November: press conference
Around 8% of Vietnam’s population have accounts for securities trading
Around 8% of Vietnam’s population have accounts for securities trading

Domestic individual investors hold more than 7.98 million accounts for securities trading as of the end of June, or 8% of Vietnam’s population, according to statistics supplied by the Vietnam Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation.

Around 8% of Vietnam’s population have accounts for securities trading
Vietnam revises import tariffs under ASEAN-Korea trade agreement
Vietnam revises import tariffs under ASEAN-Korea trade agreement

The Government of Vietnam has issued a decree to revise import tariffs under the ASEAN-Korea Free Trade Agreement (AKFTA) in the 2022-2027 period.

Vietnam revises import tariffs under ASEAN-Korea trade agreement
UNDP, Vietnam discuss ways to promote circular agriculture
UNDP, Vietnam discuss ways to promote circular agriculture

VOV.VN - A policy dialogue conference was held in Hanoi on July 8 by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam to discuss stepping up international cooperation and multi-sectoral coordination for circular agriculture.

UNDP, Vietnam discuss ways to promote circular agriculture
Hoa Phat delivers over 500 containers to world’s leading container leasing firm
Hoa Phat delivers over 500 containers to world’s leading container leasing firm

Steel giant Hoa Phat Group said it has delivered the first batch of 500 40ft high cube container to US-based SeaCube Container Leasing – one of the world’s leading purchasers and lessors of refrigerated containers.

Hoa Phat delivers over 500 containers to world’s leading container leasing firm
VinFast Auto to join in Indonesia's largest auto show this month
VinFast Auto to join in Indonesia's largest auto show this month

Vietnamese electric vehicle (EV) maker VinFast Auto announced on July 8 that it will participate in the Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) 2024, the largest of its kind in Indonesia, which is due to take place from July 18-28.

VinFast Auto to join in Indonesia's largest auto show this month