Fisheries sector urged to further improve product quality
1/18/2018 7:09:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Last year, Vietnam’s export of tra fish faced challenges in Europe and the US but experienced a marked growth in the Middle East market, earning a value of nearly 1.8 billion USD.

Go slowly on VAT
1/18/2018 6:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Dr Bui Duc Thu, deputy chairman of the National Assembly’s Committee for Deputy Affairs, speaks to Tien phong newspaper on the negative impacts of the rise in value-added tax on the economy. 


 
US firm eyes Vietnam’s petrochemical industry
1/18/2018 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
The chair of the Vietnam Energy Association, Tran Viet Ngai, said that foreign companies see great development potential for Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Co Ltd (BSR). 

Plastics growth garners strong interest
1/17/2018 6:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s plastics and packaging industry is luring in a new wave of foreign investors due to the sector’s strong growth.


 
Auspicious start to Vietnamese rice export in 2018
1/17/2018 4:32:22 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese rice exports have got off to a positive start right from the outset of the year, with promising signs from traditional rice importers like the Philippines and Indonesia.

PV Oil is courted by global oil giants
1/17/2018 2:59:21 PM (GMT+7)
 Six overseas investors are vying for majority stakes at state-owned PetroVietnam Oil Corporation, competing against two domestic bidders.


 
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 17/1
1/17/2018 1:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 3 agricultural shows to be held in HCMC, Non-observed economy to be measured in 2018, HCM City industry shows stability, Kien Giang calls for investments for 68 projects, Customs clearance cost lowered

Experts decry Vietnam’s risky coal compulsions
1/17/2018 3:05:54 PM (GMT+7)
 With Vietnam planning to signigicantly increase its number of coal plants over the next decade, potentially posing great risks to the environment, international experts have advised the country to work on a cleaner path forward. 


 
Grab & Uber drivers protest fare share structure
1/17/2018 3:24:17 PM (GMT+7)
 Hundreds of GrabTaxi and Uber drivers descended upon the two companies’ offices on January 15 to protest increases to the share going to the companies for every trip.

Vietnamese using more premium products as incomes rise
1/17/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
With significantly improved income, Vietnamese consumers are not only buying more goods, but also spending more money on premium products. 


 
Bright economy dimmed by public debt: report
1/17/2018 11:35:49 AM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam experienced a relatively stable macroeconomic situation in 2017, in accordance with general global economic trends, but experts warned there will be obstacles to maintaining such momentum in the turbulent environment of 2018.

Supermarkets develop own brands
1/17/2018 11:38:24 AM (GMT+7)
 From the many cooking oils on a shelf at Co.opmart Dinh Tien Hoang supermarket, Nguyen Thanh Truc of District 1 has picked a 2l bottle of Co.opmart soya cooking oil.


 

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