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Vietnam’s e-commerce market booming

Vietnam’s e-commerce market booming

Vietnam is one of the world’s fastest growing e-commerce countries, said Lai Viet Anh, deputy director of Vietnam E-commerce and Information Technology Agency (Vecita) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

PM acknowledges business contributions to Vietnam economy

PM acknowledges business contributions to Vietnam economy

The business community will define the future of the Vietnamese economy in the coming decades and serve as an important driving force to achieve prosperity, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the 2017 Vietnam Business Forum (VBF)’s year-end session in Hanoi on December 12.

MoIT’s solar power PPA circular omits vital details

MoIT’s solar power PPA circular omits vital details

Issues related to commercial operation dates, feed-in-tariffs, and grid connections are addressed in a newly-released circular on solar power, but international organisations and investors said that some key points were not changed.

Vietnam’s auto industry still very small: working group

Vietnam’s auto industry still very small: working group

The auto industry in Vietnam is still very small, which is the reason why global auto component suppliers have not made their full presence in the market, the Automotive Working Group (AWG) said at the 2017 Vietnam Business Forum in Hanoi on June 27.

Vietnam targets parity between FDI, domestic firms

Vietnam targets parity between FDI, domestic firms

The need to bring about some degree of parity between foreign-invested and domestic firms while fostering increased linkages was highlighted at the Vietnam Business Forum held on June 16 in Hanoi.

Experts: Vietnam yet to take full advantage of FDI

Experts: Vietnam yet to take full advantage of FDI

Vietnam has not taken full advantage of foreign direct investment (FDI) while its private enterprises have failed to connect with the global production chain, heard the Midterm Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) 2017 held in Hanoi on June 16.

Policies key to attracting foreign investment

Policies key to attracting foreign investment

Places with stable and favourable policies which promote business linkages are magnets for foreign investment, said Chairman of the Japanese Business Association in Vietnam Sagara Hirohide.

Education FDI regulations still lagging

Education FDI regulations still lagging

After years of proposals, foreign investors are still quite concerned about regulations on educational investment, despite the country’s efforts to improve the business climate in the field.

Vietnam HR moving forward

Vietnam HR moving forward

More and more companies in Vietnam have shown advancements in the human resources field, and “are on their way to be change agents with disruptive HR management strategies and policies,” according to Edward Foong, an HR expert in the Southeast Asia region.