Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 17 asked the Commission for the Management of State Capital at Enterprises (CMSC) to take more flexible approach to dealing with corporate issues in line with the law.
The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines reported a total revenue of over 51.6 trillion VND (2.24 billion USD) in the first half of this year, up 5.5 percent year-on-year.
The northern port city of Haiphong should strive to become a significant logistics hub through luring additional investment in infrastructure and getting more capable firms involved in the sector, trade officials have noted.
Vietnam’s stock market has been evaluated as a bright spot in the region in terms of growth speed and foreign capital absorption for years, according to Chairman of the State Securities Commission (SSC) Tran Van Dung.
The Vietnamese Government is willing to listen to opinions from Singaporean businesses and wishes they would do long-term business in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
Vietnam, as the first country to sign a free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union, and Russia may discuss any cooperation projects, both bilaterally and multilaterally, said an official of the United Russia Party (ER).
Mangosteen farmers in the southeastern province of Binh Duong have had a bumper crop of mangosteen this season because of long periods of hot weather, low rainfall, and support from local authorities.
Almost all 36 investors who are interested in developing subprojects of the big-ticket North-South Expressway are South Korean and Chinese enterprises, with two coming from France.
About 745.4 trillion VND (32 billion USD) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
PSNews – The Vietnamese Vingroup and the CAE Group of Canada recently signed an agreement on training pilots, flight technicians and other aviation specialists to provide high-tech aviation human resources for Vietnam and international market.
PSNews - The first ever White Book on Vietnamese businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 10, containing essential information assessing the development of enterprises across the country and in localities in the period from 2016 to 2018.
Hanoi has rectified a project to pump VND500 billion (US$21.5 million) into leveraging the development of startups in the city by 2025.
During the first half of the year, the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang experienced an export turnover increase of 1.45 per cent to over US$275 million in comparison to the same period last year, fulfilling only 40.4 per cent of the set target, according to the Kien Giang Department of Industry and Trade.
The mechanical engineering industry needs supportive policies from the Government to enhance its competitiveness during the fourth industrial revolution, officials and industry experts have said.
Domestic banks have unveiled positive business performance results in the first half of this year, with some new records being set.
The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is the first FTA that the EU has signed with a developing country in Asia. The newly-signed deal will bolster bilateral trade and investment of European businesses in Vietnam.
The US’s recent steel import tariffs on “made-in-Vietnam” steel products originating from the Republic of Korea and Taiwan (China) suggest that the US could turn its sights towards addressing its existing trade deficit with Vietnam, Fitch Solutions has warned.
Vietnam’s booming economy will see another surge of new investment after signing a free trade agreement with the European Union (EU) that could hasten the exodus of manufacturers from China, according to analysts.
The Vietnam Motor Show 2019 (VMS 2019), to be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre from October 23-27, will be a chance for local consumers to see latest models from many renowned automobile brands and breakthrough technologies in the industry.
Vietnam has become more attractive to foreign investors than ever before as various freshly-inked new-generation free trade deals, including the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), are expected to facilitate trade and benefit foreign enterprises.