Positive outlook for FMCG sector
2/22/2018 4:42:23 PM (GMT+7)
 Fast moving consumer goods are expected to have another year of strong growth in 2018 and rise 6-7 per cent over the preceding year, according to a Kantar Worldpanel report on Viet Nam FMCG market.

Gold shops prepare for surge on God of Wealth Day
2/22/2018 4:41:18 PM (GMT+7)
Gold shops are stocking various products to take advantage of the huge demand on the God of Wealth Day, which falls on the 10th day of the Lunar New Year (February 25).

VinaCapital buys BSR and PV Power shares for $45 million
2/22/2018 4:43:28 PM (GMT+7)
 The closed-end VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity Fund (VOF) has spent US$45 million to purchase shares of Bình Son Refining and Petrochemical Company (BSR) and PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) at their initial public offerings (IPO).

Vietnam works to stop illegal fishing
2/22/2018 4:39:09 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam has been actively working to implement the European Commission (EC)’s recommendations since it announced a yellow card on Vietnamese fisheries on October 23 last year.

Bank listing may boost financial sector
2/22/2018 3:19:53 PM (GMT+7)
The listing of nine commercial banks in 2018 is expected to boost the banking sector, as well as the entire securities market.

ASOSAI chairmanship to give opportunities, challenges to State Audit
2/22/2018 3:15:53 PM (GMT+7)
With the hosting of the 14th Assembly of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) this September, the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) will become Chairman of ASOSAI for 2018-2021.

Shares rally on investor optimism
2/22/2018 10:56:13 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese shares soared on February 21, the first trading day of the lunar year, thanks to positive sentiment among investors.

Vietnam imports flowers worth $18 million for Tet
2/22/2018 10:55:01 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam imported flowers and ornamental plants worth 18 million USD from December 1, 2017 to January 31, 2018 for the Lunar New Year.

2017- a record year of FDI attraction
2/21/2018 2:03:52 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s total newly registered capital and share buying in 2017 has valued at nearly US$36 billion and implemented capital reached nearly US$20 billion. This is record growth for FDI capital in Vietnam in 10 years.

The strawberry whisperer with a BA in economics
2/21/2018 2:01:07 PM (GMT+7)
 After graduation from Hanoi’s National Economic University, Bachelor of Economics Vu Van Luc decided to return to his homeland in the northern mountainous province of Son La to realise his dream of cultivating strawberries.

Vietnam to encourage informal sector to pay tax
2/22/2018 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The government needs to take action to reduce the size of the informal economic sector, economists say.

‘Hot seats’ at banks change hands
2/22/2018 10:29:33 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Big changes in key personnel at banks have occurred recently, though they have not always been made public.