Petrol prices increase by over VND400 per litre

20/01/2018 14:10

The price of bio-fuel E5 increased by VND429 while those of diesel 0.05S and kerosene increased slightly by VND430 and VND448 per litre, respectively in the latest regular adjustment of petrol and oil prices on January 19.

Vietnam promotes prosperous growth, sustainable environment

19/01/2018 12:48

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung suggested completing mechanisms to facilitate smooth operation of the market economy, creating equal business environment and pushing the restructuring process in state owned enterprises as solutions to achieve prosperous growth and sustainable environment in Vietnam.

Vietnam consumes nearly 273,000 automobile units in 2017

18/01/2018 10:30

PSNews - The Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) announced that 272,750 cars were sold in 2017, down 10% compared to 2016. The sales of passenger cars, commercial and special-use vehicles decreased by 15%, 2% and 12%, respectively.

Vietnam’s economy is recovering: East Asia Forum

16/01/2018 10:17

Vietnam has recorded upbeat growth despite disadvantages brought about by the withdrawal of the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, according a recent article published on the East Asia Forum.

Vietnam opens up logistics sector to foreign companies

14/01/2018 13:54

Foreign investors will be given the go-ahead to set up logistics companies in Vietnam, but with conditions on ownership and services, according to Government Decree 163 on logistics services which will come into force on February 20.

Thai fruits, vegetables to flood Vietnamese market

11/01/2018 19:50

The volume of fruits and vegetables imported from Thailand is expected to surge this year as import tariffs imposed on these products are reduced to 0%, heating up pressure on their Vietnamese peers.

First bank reduces loan interest rates in 2018

10/01/2018 20:15

Vietcombank said it will continue reducing its loan interest rates for five groups of prioritised borrowers in 2018 in accordance with Circular No. 39/2016/TT-NHNN dated December 30, 2016 of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

Korean group told to focus on financial investment in Vietnam

06/01/2018 12:00

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue called on the Keb Hana financial group of the Republic of Korea to increase finance-banking investment in Vietnam while receiving Chairman and CEO of the group Kim Jung Tai in Hanoi on January 5.