Ho Chi Minh City will become the second fastest growing economy in Asia by 2021, according to a study by the UK-based Oxford Economics, reported Bloomberg.
Vietnam imported petroleum mainly from the ASEAN and South Korea in the first seven months of 2017, which together accounted for 90 per cent of the imports.
Vietnam’s stock market has 23 companies valued at over 1 billion USD and most of them have reported higher business results in the first half of this year.
PSNews - The Vietnam Motor Show welcomed more than 150,000 visitors to experience some 80 modern vehicles from different automobile brands during its 4 days of opening.
Authorities in the southernmost province of Ca Mau should accelerate the administrative reform process and offer the most beneficial policies for investors, business leaders have said.
The biggest food and beverage expo in Vietnam threw open its doors Wednesday, August 9, at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City, according to the Vietnam News Agency.
PSNews - The Chevrolet Trailblazer model has just showed up at the Vietnam Motor Show 2017. The model is of the multi-purpose vehicle segment like the Toyota Fortuner model.
A debate has raged for several decades about the real benefit of free trade agreements and whether they create prosperity for Vietnam, said experts from the Ministry of Industry and Trade at a forum late last month in Hanoi.
The United Kingdom was the largest importer of Vietnam’s prawns in the European Union (EU) in 2016, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
With an additional investment of VND120 billion, Chu Lai port is aiming to develop a logistics centre in the central key economic region.
Exports of glutinous rice to China, Vietnam’s biggest rice importer, are stagnating, despite overseas shipments of the commodity soaring 34% in the first half of 2017.
PSNews - According to Vietjet Air, the company has been named Asia’s Best Employer Brand in 2017 by the Employer Branding Institute (EBI), World HRD Congress & Stars of the Industry Group in Singapore.
Dubai-based billionaires are well-known for their billion-dollar investments in luxury real estate projects in Dubai, but many of them have not been successful in the Vietnamese property market.
Vietnam earned US$3.11 billion from exports of agro-forestry-aquatic products in July alone, bringing the total export value to US$20.45 billion so far this year.
The domestic private sector in Vietnam is still relatively underdeveloped and faces major challenges, said speakers from the Ministry of Planning and Investment at a recent economic forum in Hanoi.
Traders producing and importing milk and food supplements for children under 6 years old will be allowed to self-determine the retail prices for their products, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has announced.
The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced its decision to adjust antidumping duty on Vietnamese shrimp exported to the US between February 1, 2013 and January 31, 2014 from 1.16% to 1.42%.
One in every three travelers who make online hotel bookings uses the smartphone, the second highest ratio behind laptops in terms of devices used for online bookings, according to a recent report from marketing company Criteo.
Increasing exports helped Vietnam obtain its most successful lychee crop in 2017, with the highest prices in six decades, heard a conference on August 2 in northern Bac Giang Province, the country’s lychee farming hub.
PSNews - The Vietnam Motor Show 2017 was officially opened on August 1 with a large number of vehicles from 12 famous automobile brands on display.