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Businesses in Vietnam pledge to fight illegal wildlife consumption

26/11/2018 10:01

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a workshop on November 23 and 24 in Quy Nhon where business leaders in Central Vietnam pledged to actively combat illegal wildlife consumption, tapping new programs to shed light on wildlife crime and myths about consumption that are driving the trade in and through the country.

Vietnam Expo 2018 to open in HCM City

23/11/2018 18:48

 Nearly 750 businesses from 20 nations and territories around the globe will attend the 16th Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo 2018) slated for December 5-8 in HCM City with a wide range of trade promotion activities.

Fuel prices plummet on November 21

21/11/2018 21:24

The retail prices of petrol have continued to see a steep fall from 3pm on November 21, following the latest adjustments by the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

U.S. support Vietnamese small and medium enterprises

21/11/2018 19:02

U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink on November 21 spoke at the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council’s (USABC) workshop in Hai Phong on Elevating Small and Medium Businesses into Industrial Revolution 4.0 and Inclusive Global Value Chains. 

Vietnam needs to develop affordable homes

18/11/2018 20:37

The real estate market is suffering a severe shortage of affordable homes despite the segment witnessing huge demand, attendees heard at a recent conference.

Vietnam, Japan boost economic cooperation

16/11/2018 16:42

A forum was held by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) in Hanoi on November 15 to discuss trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and Japan.

US-based 8VC seeks business opportunities in HCM City

15/11/2018 09:43

Permanent Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem hosted a reception in the city on November 14 for Joe Lonsdale, a founding partner of San Francisco-based venture capital fund 8VC.

SBV urges customer information security

13/11/2018 20:42

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has issued a decree asking businesses to enhance customer information privacy after an alleged breach of mobile retail chain The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World) revealed personal information of more than five million customers.

Forum discusses improving efficiency of SOEs

07/11/2018 10:10

A forum on accelerating the process of reforming and improving the efficiency of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) was held by “Tap chi Kinh Te va Du Bao” (the Journal of Economics and Forecasting) in Hanoi on November 6.

Vietnam maintains tariffs on imported steel

05/11/2018 21:37

Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has decided to maintain safeguard measures for steel billets and steel bars imported from a number of countries and territories including China, the US, Canada, Germany, France, Japan and the Republic of Korea.

HCM City experiences pressure from budget collection

02/11/2018 10:59

Although completing the majority of its economic targets for 2018, Ho Chi Minh City is still burdened with heavy pressure from its budget collection, said Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee at a meeting on November 1.

Ho Chi Minh City’s CPI up 0.64% in October

31/10/2018 09:33

Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index went up 0.64% month-on-month and 3.42% year-on-year in October, announced the municipal Statistical Office on October 30.

Bright prospects for Vietnam-Japan economic ties

30/10/2018 21:50

Thriving economic cooperation has been a highlight of the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership, with bilateral trade value growing steadily towards a more balanced relationship in recent years.

Firms urged to embrace mobile marketing

28/10/2018 16:04

More than 400 executives representing local and foreign businesses, brands, agencies, publishers, and technology companies took part in the 2018 Mobile Marketing Association Forum held in HCM City on October 26 to discuss the opportunities and challenges for enterprises from the explosive growth of mobile marketing.