Friday,  Jun 22, 2018,21:49 (GMT+7) 0 0
Private firms show weak competitiveness
Wednesday,  Jun 20, 2018,15:17 (GMT+7)
HANOI – More private companies have shown poor competitiveness though Vietnam is intensifying its global economic integration, the 2018 Vietnam Business Development Forum heard in the capital city of Hanoi on June 19.
Wednesday,  Jun 20, 2018,15:07 (GMT+7)
HANOI – The State-owned Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Co Ltd (BSR), operator of Dung Quat Oil Refinery, has failed to follow through on its plan to sell a 49% stake to strategic shareholders.
Tuesday,  Jun 19, 2018,18:18 (GMT+7)
SOC TRANG – The capacity to attract investment is considered a crucial factor behind the economic growth of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang. The local government has pledged to create ideal conditions for companies to set up shop there, officials said.
Friday,  Jun 15, 2018,16:40 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The World Bank (WB) has revised upward Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate to 6.8% this year from its previous forecast of 6.5%, noting that the country’s economic growth momentum remains robust and is accompanied by broad macroeconomic stability.
Monday,  Jun 11, 2018,20:04 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau agreed to deepen bilateral ties between the two countries, especially in economic, educational, defense and cultural cooperation, the Government news site reported on June 11.
Monday,  Jun 11, 2018,11:52 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Industrial production has recently slowed down as new U.S. tariff policies have led to a fall in output of foreign electronics giants in Vietnam, such as Samsung and LG.
Sunday,  Jun 10, 2018,16:19 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Prime Minster Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for Canadian companies to get involved in the process of equitizing State-owned enterprises (SOEs) in Vietnam.
Saturday,  Jun 9, 2018,15:58 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The National Assembly (NA) will not proceed with a June 15 vote on the draft Law on Special Administrative and Economic Units, also known as special economic zones (SEZs).
Friday,  Jun 8, 2018,18:05 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Many experts at home and abroad pointed to the ailing supporting industries as the key reason why car prices in Vietnam are much higher than in other regional countries at the 15th Vietnam International Exhibition on Automobile and Transportation and Supporting Industry (Vietnam AutoExpo 2018) in Hanoi City on June 7, Sai Gon Giai Phong  newspaper reports.
Thursday,  Jun 7, 2018,21:07 (GMT+7)
HANOI – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, speaking to the local media on the sidelines of the National Assembly meeting in Hanoi City on June 7, said the Government would shorten the maximum land lease in special economic zones (SEZ) from the proposed 99 years.
Thursday,  Jun 7, 2018,13:06 (GMT+7)
HCMC – A tax sum of VND1 trillion, or some US$43.8 million, from Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. helped buoy the HCMC customs tax revenue in May to VND10.8 trillion and keep the decline under check, according to the HCMC Customs Department.
Thursday,  Jun 7, 2018,09:06 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Second-hand car traders in HCMC are now finding it challenging to keep up business, as the number of second-hand cars available is falling while customers’ appetite for such vehicles is also waning, news website Dan Tri reports.
Wednesday,  Jun 6, 2018,21:57 (GMT+7)
HCMC – There is widespread public concern over a 99-year land lease in special economic zones (SEZs) as proposed in the draft law on SEZs, but Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung said on June 6 that there is an ongoing misunderstanding of the matter.
Tuesday,  Jun 5, 2018,16:37 (GMT+7)
HCMC – ANZ Bank’s research team has predicted the Vietnamese dong currency will weaken 0.4% against the U.S. dollar at the end of this year given global trade risks.
Sunday,  Jun 3, 2018,16:11 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, speaking at a monthly cabinet meeting in Hanoi on June 2, said he would not allow for another electricity price hike this year as the Government wants to keep inflation at below 4%, the Government news website reports.
More >> View by date :
Publication Permit No. 321/GP-BTTT issued on October 26, 2007
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Pham Huu Chuong
Managing Editor: Nguyen Van Thang.
Assistant Managing Editor: Pham Dinh Dung.
Head Office: 35 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia St., Dist.1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Tel: (84.28) 3829 5936; Fax: (84.28) 3829 4294.
All rights reserved.