Vietnamese consumers are embracing digital payments as a faster and more convenient way to pay, with consumers using their credit and debit cards more often for in-store and online purchases, digital payment methods provider Visa said recently.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said he wishes that Chu Lai would strive to become a high-quality agro-forestry processing hub of the country to be able to meet huge demand in ASEAN, northeastern Asia, G7 and G20 countries.
VinSmart Company of Vingroup on March 20 officially announced the distribution of Vsmart smartphone models in the Spanish market through the number one European consumer electronics retailer - Media Markt.
The eighth international economic and financial conference of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) took place in Hanoi on March 22.
Vietnam’s luxury residential sector remains an attractive option to international buyers, regardless of the fact that growth is slowing for luxury home prices across the world’s major cities, as noted by a global real estate services provider.
Three Taiwanese-funded enterprises on March 21 signed deals to invest a total of 30 million USD at the Minh Hung Sikico industrial park in the southern province of Binh Phuoc.
PSNews – According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, Singapore runs 2,169 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects, valued at 47.9 billion USD, in Vietnam.
The central province of Quang Tri is promoting the application of high technology in the cultivation of pepper trees, one of the three main industrial crops of the province, in order to meet standards of the US and the EU.
Baoviet Holdings – The leading financial and insurance group in Vietnam has won The best transparence sustainability report at the 4th Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA) concluded in Singapore. ASRA is the highest recognition for corporate reporting in the region.
The amendments to the Law on Enterprise and Law on Investment must include stronger solutions to thoroughly and comprehensively reform State-owned enterprises (SOEs) and enhance their efficiency, according to the Vietnam Association of Financial Investors (VAFI).
Director of the US Agency for International Development (USAID)’s Environment and Social Development Office Christopher Abrams has suggested Vietnam should pool domestic resources to develop renewable energy and import natural gases to increase their supply in the future.
A forum took place in Hanoi on March 16 to discuss the role of the press in linking the business community with the Government in the context of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) officially taking effect on December 30 last year.
Southern localities of Vietnam has been a major destination for investment from the Republic of Korea (RoK) in recent years, and local textile-garment and footwear industries have proved to be a magnet for an influx of capital from this country.
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.
Vietnam and Singapore will expand cooperation in innovation and technology – a new area in the bilateral economic partnership that was recommended at the 14th ministerial meeting on economic connectivity between the two countries.
How to capitalise on the advantages and opportunities created by economic integration and make breakthrough from growth drivers were the main themes of an economic conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on March 12.
Vietnam aviation authority says no operational certificates will be granted to Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft over safety concerns.
Google will support Vietnamese startups with cloud services worth up to $100,000 each to help them go global.
The Government has highlighted the need to strengthen macro-economic foundation and control inflation in a resolution recent released at its regular monthly meeting.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue recently requested that ministries, sectors, and localities speed up the allocation of public investment, amid the slow disbursement of public investment in the first two months of 2019.