Bamboo, rattan sectors face several hurdles
12/18/2017 3:42:53 PM (GMT+7)
 Despite untapped potential for development, Viet Nam’s bamboo and rattan sector is still facing challenges that are preventing a growth spurt, according to industry insiders.

VietGap standards to merit national rice brand
12/18/2017 3:41:20 PM (GMT+7)
 Rice products will be certified under the “Vietnam Rice” national brand if they are produced in accordance with VietGAP or GlobalGAP standards -- good agricultural practices to produce clean and safe farm products.

All eyes on Sabeco shares
12/18/2017 3:26:32 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese shares are expected to move marginally in the last two trading weeks of 2017 as investors take a rest, however the selling of brewer Sabeco shares should give a short boost to the market.

Food market undergoing restructuring as more foreign companies arrive
12/18/2017 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnamese food market is thriving, with 10.9 percent CAGR (compound annual growth rate) predicted by BMI Research for the 2017-2019 period.

HR departments told to offer better working conditions
12/18/2017 3:10:27 PM (GMT+7)
Enterprises are facing challenges in hiring and keeping employees as a result of competition from multinational corporations expanding their businesses in Vietnam, with many recruiters saying they cannot find enough qualified candidates for jobs.

Song Da Corp’s IPO to sell 219 million shares
12/18/2017 11:20:21 AM (GMT+7)
 The state-owned Song Da Corporation will offer 219 million shares at its initial public offering (IPO) scheduled on December 25.

Experts: Start-up potential high for solution finders
12/18/2017 11:07:09 AM (GMT+7)
 A huge potential exists in the country for start-ups that find innovative solutions for existing problems, and young people must be the game changers for this to happen.

12/18/2017 8:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Singapore’s entrepreneur training debuts in Vietnam, Large steel structure factory inaugurated in Dong Nai, Experts: HCMC apartment supplies seen rising next year, Growth continuing in FMCG

Hundred-million dollar projects from the dawn of FDI attraction
12/18/2017 12:23:17 AM (GMT+7)
 Not long after Vietnam's Law on Foreign Investment came into effect in 1987, the food and beverage processing industry emerged as a potential sector with many hundred-million dollar projects. 

More banks offer mobile payment services
12/18/2017 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
More than 40 commercial banks are providing mobile payment services, while more than 90 million mobile transactions were made in the first nine months of the year, worth VND423 trillion.

Vietnam’s e-commerce market booming
12/18/2017 12:27:59 AM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam is one of the world’s fastest growing e-commerce countries, Lai Viet Anh, deputy director of Viet Nam E-commerce and Information Technology Agency (Vecita) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said.

The ‘bitcoin rush’
12/18/2017 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
People are rushing to buy bitcoin mining machines. Bitcoin ATMs can be found at some cafes in HCMC. Numerous calls for investments in bitcoin have appeared on the internet. And some travel firms accept payments in bitcoin.