VOV.VN - Samsung Electronics has initiated plans to end production of its personal computers in China as the firm looks to shift production to Vietnam in an effort to cut costs and remain competitive within the PC market, according to Nikkei Asian Review.
VOV.VN - Japanese news publication Nikkei Asian Review released an article detailing the EU’s desire for Vietnam to resume international flights once the European Union - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) comes into force.
VOV.VN - The Japanese government is to bring up to 250 business executives to Vietnam on a charter flight after it relaxes its COVID-19 restrictions on travel to the country, scheduled for late June, Nikkei Asian Review has reported.
VOV.VN - Business publication Nikkei Asian Review of Japan has recently released an article, affirming the Vietnam National Assembly’s ratification of the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to transform Vietnam into a fresh investment destination for manufacturers looking for alternatives to China.
US-based technology giant Apple will allegedly produce millions of wireless earphones called AirPods in Vietnam from this quarter – a clear move to diversify its manufacturing operations.
Thanks to its prompt and drastic responses, Vietnam has stood firm in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, foreign media have said.
VOV.VN - The recent novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) has exposed many of the inherent weaknesses of the global economy, with one of them being Vietnam’s heavy dependence on the Chinese market.
VOV.VN - The nation is expected to represent a safe choice for foreign investors in their capital shifting plans in the context of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic which is currently spreading globally.
Google and Microsoft are accelerating efforts to shift production from China to Southeast Asian countries, including Vietnam, amid the worsening novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) outbreak, the Nikkei Asian Review reported.
Vietnamese financial technology startups are quickly catching up with Singapore in attracting Southeast Asian venture capital funding, according to the Japan-based Nikkei Asian Review.
The military-run telecom company Viettel has been testing the next-generation technology in Myanmar and Cambodia through local arms since summer, and in its home market since last month, seeking to offer affordable service.
Vietnam's start-up sector is closing the gap with regional leaders Indonesia and Singapore with new investment, according to a Nikkei Asian Review article.
Japanese electronics giant Sharp on August 1 announced its plan to build a new plant in Vietnam in order to avoid new tariffs being imposed in the escalating trade dispute between the US and China.
In addition to Indonesia and Malaysia, Grab will look more at Vietnam because it sees “increased deal flow on potential opportunities there,” said Grab Ventures’ executive.
Malaysia’s Top Glove will open its first plant in Vietnam next year to meet the surging demand in the country for hygienic gloves.
The US tech giant is believed to ask its major suppliers to evaluate the cost implications of shifting 15% to 30% of their production capacity from China to Southeast Asia as it prepares for a fundamental restructuring of its supply chain.
Vietnam and Thailand are experiencing a boom in mobile payments as more people use e-wallets to pay for goods and services.
Da Nang has beaten Phuket and Bali to the throne of most popular beach destination in Southeast Asia in 2018.
The medical equipment market is growing rapidly in Vietnam, but Vietnamese firms have almost no role on the supply side.
Foreign car makers are looking at ways to obtain the documentation required by a new law in Vietnam to reopen automotive exports to the country.