Property market attractive to both eastern, western investors

09/02/2018 20:15

While Asian investors are dominating real estate investment and mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in Vietnam, many European and American firms have chosen to invest in listed property companies, according to a specialist of Savills Vietnam.

Cashew sector earns low profits in global value chain

06/02/2018 21:31

Vietnam has been the world largest exporter of cashew nuts for the 13 consecutive years and also the world leading cashew processing hub and exporter over the last three years. Despite yielding impressive results, growers and businesses have brought in less than 40% profits in the global value chains.

Detailed plan needed to boost logistics

05/02/2018 10:27

A detailed plan on logistics development, especially on transport connectivity, is needed to set goals for industrial production, agriculture and imports-exports, experts have urged.

Vietnam’s rice export to enjoy prosperous year in 2018

04/02/2018 15:09

Vietnam shipped nearly 6 million tones of rice in 2017, up one million tones compared to the year before. Continuing the success, since the beginning of 2018, many enterprises have earned high price orders, helping to increase the domestic rice prices by 30%.

VN-Index listed top three best performers in January

02/02/2018 21:02

The VN Index, Viet Nam’s benchmark stock index, grew 12.8 per cent in January, as it joined the top three best performers in the world in the first month of 2018, just behind Argentina (16.21 per cent) and Nigeria (15.95 per cent).

Japan helps develop organic agriculture in Ben Tre

01/02/2018 20:20

Japanese government non-refundable aid worth more than US$158,200 will be poured into the second phase of a project developing organic agriculture in the southern province of Ben Tre as a result of a contract signed on January 31.

Forbes Vietnam announces 30 Under 30 list

31/01/2018 21:26

Forbes Vietnam magazine announced the “30 Under 30” list earlier this week, featuring some of the brightest young entrepreneurs, innovators and game changers in the country.

Vinalines announces mid-year IPO

30/01/2018 15:57

Vietnam’s state-owned shipping giant Vinalines announced conducting its equitisation by staging its initial public offering (IPO) in mid-2018.

Netherlands – Vietnam’s fruitful export market in EU

29/01/2018 20:55

Over the past three years, the Netherlands has grown to become the largest importer of Vietnamese products in the EU with the value of imports seeing a year-on-year increase of between 18%- 25% to reach US$7.1 billion in 2017, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in the Netherlands.

FTAs: boon or bane for businesses?

28/01/2018 21:06

As 2018 brings newer and bigger free trade agreements (FTAs), Vietnamese enterprises are faced with tough choices. They can either adapt and move up the global supply chain, or stand by while imported goods flood the country’s market.