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.

Global powerhouses to back circular economy
2/21/2018 1:58:18 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s ambition to build a circular economy has attracted the participation of several foreign firms. However, in order for this new economic model to grow, state support is needed.

Startups seek to change game in smart agritech
2/21/2018 1:54:58 PM (GMT+7)
While many people scoff at the thought of working in agriculture, a slew of local youths are pursuing smart farming support methods with the hope of making meaningful changes in the agricultural sector.

A digital future for Vietnam’s medium-sized enterprises
2/21/2018 1:52:25 PM (GMT+7)
With the Fourth Industrial Revolution surging globally and impacting Vietnam, enterprises in Vietnam will have to change themselves to adapt.

Locals still struggle with adapting to Industry 4.0
2/21/2018 1:37:00 PM (GMT+7)
The Fourth Industrial Revolution has become a buzzword in Vietnam, but locals rarely regard it as a technology that helps them make more money online and improve their daily lives.

Hapro to conduct IPO on March 30
2/21/2018 12:14:41 PM (GMT+7)
 State-owned Hanoi Trade Corporation (Hapro), the owner of several golden land plots in the capital, will conduct its IPO on March 30, according to information published by the Hanoi Stock Exchange.

Ministry of Industry and Trade praised for achievements in administrative reform
2/20/2018 12:23:00 PM (GMT+7)
The Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has praised the Ministry of Industry and Trade for removing hundreds of requirements and permits for businesses.

$18 million spent on imported flowers, bonsai for Tet
2/21/2018 12:22:52 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese people spent up to VND409 billion (USD18 million) on importing flowers and bonsai trees for this year’s lunar new year, according to the General Department of Customs.

Plan approved to diversify export markets
2/21/2018 12:13:18 PM (GMT+7)
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed Decision 213/QD-TTg approving a plan to accelerate bilateral trade and investment ties between Vietnam and its strategic and key partners.

Largest Thai solar firm plans to invest US$1.76 billion in Vietnam’s wind power project
2/21/2018 12:03:26 PM (GMT+7)
 Thailand’s biggest solar energy company, Superblock Pcl, plans to invest 56 billion baht (USD1.76 billion) to install 700 megawatts (MW) of wind farms in Vietnam.

Vietnam protests Saudi Arabia’s seafood import ban
2/19/2018 12:15:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam has sent a diplomatic note to oppose a seafood import suspension imposed recently by Saudi Arabia, calling on the country to withdraw its decision.

European Parliament urges acceleration of signing of EVFTA
2/21/2018 11:36:35 AM (GMT+7)
Many members of the European Parliament have urged acceleration of the completion of documents and relevant procedures for the signing and ratification of the Free Trade Agreement between Vietnam and the EU (EVFTA).