Exports to APEC: “A golden opportunity” for Vietnam
10/22/2017 11:00:41 PM (GMT+7)
 The exports of many of Vietnam’s key commodities have been greatly boosted thanks to the country’s efficient exploitation of major markets in APEC economies.

H&M and Zara open first stores in Hanoi
10/23/2017 12:03:23 AM (GMT+7)
 The emergence of Zara and H&M in Vietnam is heating up the competition among local fashion brands and garment manufacturers, exacerbating the battles in prices, designs, and the international feature.


 
Instant messaging
10/22/2017 10:48:19 PM (GMT+7)
 Livestreams have proven to be an effective method of reaching out to customers.

Ministry expresses doubts over $3-bn HCM City road project
10/22/2017 10:49:58 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has raised concerns over Tuan Chau Group’s proposal to construct a USD3 billion avenue.


 
Vietnam Int’l Motor Show 2017 to display luxury yachts
10/22/2017 10:32:39 PM (GMT+7)
  The Vietnam International Motor Show 2017 (VIMS 2017) will open at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on October 25, with the participation of 13 auto, motorbike and yacht brands.

APEC 2017: VN needs APEC economies’ experience in financial inclusion
10/22/2017 10:37:56 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam needs experience shared by APEC member economies to promote financial inclusion, Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Thi Hong has said.


 
Samsung aims to increase VN vendors to 50 by 2020
10/22/2017 8:12:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Samsung is expected to increase the number of Vietnamese tier-one vendors from 27 to 29 by the end of 2017 and to 50 by 2020, said Shim Won Hwan, president of Samsung Viet Nam Complex.

APEC finance and bank deputies meet in Hoi An
10/22/2017 8:12:33 PM (GMT+7)
 Disaster risk financing and insurance was one of the important topics that finance officials and bank deputies of 21 APEC economies are discussing at a meeting that began in Hoi An City on Friday.


 
Overseas Vietnamese call for more gov’t support for hi-tech agriculture
10/22/2017 7:35:26 PM (GMT+7)
More investment in high-tech agriculture is needed to produce high-quality exports with greater added value that can compete globally, speakers said at a conference held on October 19 in HCM City.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 21/10
10/21/2017 11:54:28 PM (GMT+7)
 Viettel’s Peru branch makes $45-million 4G investment, PwC: Vietnam a rising economy in Asia, Related party transaction practices in need of improvement, Navigos Group teams up with Korea International Trade Association


 
Vietcombank appoints first foreign director
10/22/2017 12:53:47 AM (GMT+7)
 The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) on October 20 appointed Thomas William Tobin as Retail Banking Director, the bank’s first foreign senior executive.

Automobile manufacturers are anxious for new gov’t policies
10/22/2017 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Ministries have been proposing many solutions to develop the automobile industry, but no official decision has been made.


 

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