Upbeat signs for Vietnamese rice exports
5/24/2017 3:09:17 PM (GMT+7)
Encouraging signs for rice exports after a down-period have boosted the Vietnamese rice market.

HCM City seeks to calm land speculation
5/24/2017 11:16:12 AM (GMT+7)
 The HCM City People’s Committee has instructed relevant authorities to develop software that will allow the public to obtain land-use plans on their mobile phones as a means to avoid the land “fever” that occurs periodically.

Local giants suffer heavy losses from fuel hedging
5/24/2017 12:00:14 PM (GMT+7)
 Some major firms such as Vietnam Airlines and Petrolimex have incurred hefty losses since 2014 due to fuel hedging contracts, according to a report on audit results of 2016 released recently.

Vietnam Petroleum Association asks for petroleum protections
5/24/2017 11:14:58 AM (GMT+7)
 The Viet Nam Petroleum Association (VINPA) has proposed to establish commercial barriers to protect local firms once import duties on fuel products are gradually reduced to zero per cent.

Hometel property segment promises big profits, big challenges
5/24/2017 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Though hometel properties are new in Vietnam, the segment is well known as a profitable business model as investors can make high profits when reselling or leasing. 

KIDO increases holding in Viet Nam Vegetable Oils to 51%
5/24/2017 11:13:45 AM (GMT+7)
 Food producer KIDO Group reported on Tuesday that it has increased its holding in the Viet Nam Vegetable Oils Industry Corporation Joint Stock Company (VOC) from 24 per cent to 51 per cent.

Assembled-in-Vietnam cars are twice as expensive as Thailand’s
5/24/2017 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Car prices in Vietnam are nearly two times higher than in other countries in the region such as Thailand and Indonesia, and much higher than in countries with developed automobile industries such as the US and Japan. 

Future bright for Vietnam's rice exporters
5/24/2017 11:08:28 AM (GMT+7)
 There are some positive signs for rice exports after a period of lull, the Viet Nam Food Association has said.

Former Vinaconex boss faces prosecution for regulation violations
5/24/2017 11:11:08 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Public Security’s Police Investigation Agency has prosecuted Phi Thai Binh, former chairman of the Vinaconex board of directors, for violating construction regulations and causing serious consequences.

Prime Minister approves $1 billion Nghe An industrial park
5/24/2017 11:10:01 AM (GMT+7)
 The Prime Minister released a decision on Monday approving the development of the WHA Hemaraj 1 Industrial Park in Nghe An Province’s Southeast Economic Zone, local online newspaper baonghean.vn reported.

Lotte Vietnam on losing streak since operations began
5/24/2017 10:44:19 AM (GMT+7)
 Since entering the Vietnamese market in 2006, Lotte Mart Vietnam has never had profit.

Vietnam, Bangladesh extend rice trade deal
5/24/2017 10:15:50 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam and Bangladesh have signed a document extending the two countries’ MoU on rice trade that will allow Vietnam to sell up to 1 million tonnes of rice to Bangladesh each year.