ROK at forefront of foreign investors in Vietnam

24/02/2018 14:10

The Republic of Korea (ROK) is the largest foreign investor present in Vietnam with investment capital of US$355.6 million, accounting for 28.3% of the country’s total foreign direct investment (FDI).

Gold sellers prepare for Caishen Day annual rush

24/02/2018 14:07

On the tenth day of the first month of every lunar year, aka Caishen Day attributed to the sacred God of Wealth, domestic gold buyers stream to gold stores due to the common belief that great fortune would be bestowed upon whoever purchases gold on that day.

China outstrips US to become Vietnam’s largest export market

22/02/2018 22:00

China has become Vietnam’s biggest export market after the country’s total export turnover to China in January surged to US$3.708 billion, a 106% rise or US$1.912 billion over the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Site clearance for Long Thanh airport needs nearly VND23 trillion

22/02/2018 20:45

The land reclaimation, compensation and resettlement support for the construction of the Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai is estimated to cost nearly VND23 trillion (US$1.01 billion), the Ministry of Planning and Investment said.

VNR aims to raise modest US$6.2 million from share sale

20/02/2018 20:29

The Vietnam Railway Corporation (VNR) hopes to raise at least 139 billion VND (6.2 million USD) in 2018 from selling its ownership in 15 subsidiary and affiliate companies, reported online newspaper baodautu.vn.

Vietnamese spend US$18m importing Tet flowers and plants

19/02/2018 20:48

Imports of flowers and ornamental plants for the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) 2018 hit the US$18 million mark, a rise of nearly 50% over the same period of last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

First hydroponic vegetable garden arose in Hue

18/02/2018 11:16

PSNews - From August 2017, Le Thi Tam and his husband decided to invest in a hydroponic vegetable garden in Tay Tri Nhon village, Phu Thuong commune, Phu Vang district, Thua Thien Hue province.   

World is turning

18/02/2018 10:48

As technology takes over in effectively supporting organizational operations, more and more businesses are deciding to apply digital tools and approaches to drive human resource (HR) innovations that support business transformation and outcomes.


2017- a record year of FDI attraction

17/02/2018 20:14

Vietnam’s total newly registered capital and share buying in 2017 has valued at nearly US$36 billion and implemented capital reached nearly US$20 billion. This is record growth for FDI capital in Vietnam in 10 years.

Bumper Tet for watermelon farmers

13/02/2018 20:35

Farmers who grow watermelon in southern Ca Mau province’s Ca Mau city are raking in high profits because of a bumper harvest and rising prices for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday when the fruit is used on virtually every family altar.