Pham Nhat Vuong is the first Vietnamese to enter the list of the world’s 200 wealthiest people.
Vietnamese startups in transport, homestay, fintech and other sectors have received millions of dollars from foreign investors in January.
The prices of oil and petrol have been kept unchanged after the latest regular adjustment by Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Industry and Trade on February 15.
Vietnam has great potential for the development of information and communications technology, which is considered a key pillar for the government in the development of a digital economy.
Export activities recorded encouraging figures in January, and more growth is on the way, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Vietnam earned 220 million USD from shipping 175,000 tonnes of rubber abroad in January, up 10.8 percent in value and 28.9 percent in volume compared to the same month last year.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a consultation conference in the southern province of Binh Duong on February 14 to discuss orientations towards refining mechanisms and policies on foreign direct investment (FDI) in the new context.
Both the CPTPP and EVFTA trade pacts, expected to come into effect this year, are set to increase the access that Vietnamese farm produce enjoy in demanding overseas markets.
Vietnam reaped notable achievements in 2018, with economic growth hitting a record high of 7.08%, putting Vietnam on the list of Asia’s fastest-growing economies. New economic dynamics are expected to drive Vietnam forward in 2019 and help it achieve its 5-year plan targets by 2020.
Mentors are needed to help young Vietnamese entrepreneurs grow their businesses, but connections are still modest, experts said.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has required combined efforts between the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee and relevant ministries in fulfilling the Politburo’s guidance on capital adjustments for two metro projects in the southern city.
Vietnam raked in 700 million USD from aquatic exports in January, a year-on-year rise of 15.2 percent, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang strives to yield 21,500 tonnes of shrimp on a site of 3,100ha in Long Xuyen Quadrangle and U Minh Thuong in 2019.
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Experts have predicted a banner year for merger and acquisition (M&A) activities in 2019 thanks to recent positive developments.
Vietnam’s securities market has plenty of opportunities to be promoted from a frontier market to an emerging market this year.
The Vietnam Maritime Administration (Vinamarine) has focused on administrative reform as part of efforts in international integration.
The adoption of climate-smart agriculture (CSA) will improve the productivity and quality of agriculture, increase farmers’ incomes and reduce their vulnerability to adverse climatic phenomena, according to experts.
Ho Chi Minh City collected fees of more than 16.49 trillion VND (over 712.5 million USD) last year for changing land-use purposes, according to the city’s Registration Office for Land Use Rights.
The United States’ Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is expected to grant a Category 1 rating to Vietnam soon, allowing its airlines to fly to the US and codeshare with US carriers, according to the Strait Times.