180m shares start trading on UPCoM this week
10/17/2017 5:01:36 PM (GMT+7)
 Nearly 180 million shares of four companies will start trading on the Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM) on the Ha Noi Stock Exchange on October 16-20.

Stock market capitalisation hits record $120.6b in 9m
10/17/2017 5:00:09 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam’s stock market capitalisation (excluding bond market) reached almost VND2.74 quadrillion (US$120.6 billion) until the end of September 2017, the Ministry of Finance reported.

VN’s first solar farm coming soon
10/17/2017 4:47:43 PM (GMT+7)
 The central city of Da Nang is set to build the first solar farm in the country that could connect to the national grid as early as the first quarter of 2018, project officials say.

Minh Phu due for a comeback: What will the “King of Shrimp” bring to the table?
10/17/2017 4:13:48 PM (GMT+7)
 Minh Phu Seafood Corporation (MPC) today listed its stock on the UPCoM Stock Exchange two years after voluntarily delisting from the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HoSE). 

Proposed VAT on land transfer under fire
10/17/2017 4:50:33 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Finance’s proposal to impose 10 per cent value added tax (VAT) on the transfer of land use rights has met with objections, as it might increase land prices.

BSR IPO coming up next month
10/17/2017 4:31:15 PM (GMT+7)
 Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited (BSR), which operates the $3-billion Dung Quat Oil Refinery, expects to acquire VND2 trillion from its initial public offering (IPO).

Petroleum worth $1.3 billion imported from South Korea
10/17/2017 4:54:21 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam spent US$1.3 billion on importing 2.14 million tonnes of petroleum from South Korea over the past nine months of this year. 

Tax on soft drinks should be reconsidered: VCCI
10/17/2017 4:52:10 PM (GMT+7)
 The proposal to impose 10 per cent special consumption tax on soft drinks for health reasons is reasonable, however, there is no concrete assessment on whether this will slow down the rate of obesity.

Stock market capitalisation hits record
10/17/2017 4:22:12 PM (GMT+7)
 Stock market capitalisation hits record

Observers update year-end estimate
10/17/2017 3:52:00 PM (GMT+7)
 International organisations are continuing to show optimistic forecasts about Vietnam’s whole-year growth, with the country remaining one of the region’s top performers thanks to strong production recovery.

SCIC to auction 3.33 percent of Vinamilk stake next month
10/17/2017 12:19:29 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s sovereign fund State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) will sell 3.33 percent of the State’s capital in Vinamilk on November 10 this year, the SCIC announced on October 16.

VN Index among 10 high-growth stock indexes
10/17/2017 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Analysts believe that the upward trend of the stock market will continue in the last months of the year, with the VN Index soaring to 820-850 points by the end of 2017.