European firms more positive about Vietnam’s business climate

22/07/2020 22:23

European businesses are more positive about Vietnam’s trade and investment environment in the first few months after COVID-19, the Business Climate Index (BCI) unveiled by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) on July 22 showed.

Vietnam stock market must eye emerging market target: PM

20/07/2020 13:54

The Vietnam stock market must be lifted to become an emerging market that has high quality and competitive capacity both regionally and globally, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said July 20 while attending a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the local stock market.

US businesses keen on investment opportunities in Vietnam

17/07/2020 15:07

Over 100 businesses based in the United States operating in the fields of finance, energy, technology, e-commerce, healthcare, and insurance participated in a teleconference to seek greater investment opportunities in ASEAN and Vietnam moving forward.

Oxford Economics forecast Vietnam’s GDP to grow 2.3% in 2020

16/07/2020 11:15

Vietnam’s effective containment of COVID-19 should allow it to make a quicker rebound than most other economies in the region and its GDP growth can be around 2.3% this year, Sian Fenner, an economist from Oxford Economics wrote in a July 14 report.

Noi Bai International Airport upgrades its runways

15/07/2020 18:18

PSNews - With the aim of welcoming the increasing number of passengers, last June, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam announce it had closed a runway in Noi Bai International Airport for repair. Accordingly, the airport is now operating only one runway.

What VN needs to do to attract quality FDI after COVID-19

15/07/2020 11:44

Speeding up infrastructure development and improving ease of doing business and vocational training are among things Vietnam should do to make itself more attractive to foreign investors post-COVID-19, according to investment fund VinaCapital.

THACO exports 80 Kia Grand Carnival cars to Thailand

15/07/2020 09:40

PSNews - THACO, a Vietnamese leading automaker has sold to Thailand another 80 Kia Grand Carnival cars that were manufactured at its Thaco Kia plant at the THACO Chu Lai Industrial Park in Quang Nam Province.

Tax policies must support firms to boost revenue: official

14/07/2020 12:57

The General Department of Taxation must hasten reforms to create a favourable environment for enterprises to recover their business from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, which was critical to increase tax revenue, Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Xuan Ha has said.

Macroeconomic stability and growth targets require consideration

13/07/2020 19:03

This year’s economic growth is anticipated to come in very low in comparison to the set target, although experts believe this will help to stabilise the macro-economy and create a foundation to ensure sustainable development ahead in subsequent years.

Adjustments to eastern section of North-South Expressway discussed

08/07/2020 20:34

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting of the Cabinet on July 8 to discuss the implementation of the National Assembly (NA)’s resolution on adjustments to the plan for investment in the construction of three sections of the North-South Expressway in the 2017-2020 period.

Shopping habits change due to COVID-19

05/07/2020 22:05

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected everyone. Since the peak of the pandemic, consumers in Vietnam’s cities have changed their buying habits.