Just half of registered businesses in Vietnam operational
1/24/2018 5:40:12 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam had around 505,000 operational enterprises though the number officially registered was one million as of early last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

EuroCham urges Vietnam to relax visa requirements
1/24/2018 4:57:42 PM (GMT+7)
EuroCham has proposed the Vietnamese Government relax visa requirements including visa exemptions for more countries, visa on arrival and specific visa rules for those tourists re-entering the nation in less than 30 days.

Vietnam’s cosmetics imports double to US$6 billion
1/24/2018 4:28:55 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s cosmetics imports hit nearly US$6 billion in 2017, twice as much as in 2016, heard a conference on natural and organic cosmetics held by the Vietnam Cosmetic Distributor and Retailer Club in HCMC on January 19.

Conditions on establishment of FIEs’ for retail activities
1/24/2018 4:00:07 PM (GMT+7)
 The Government issued Decree No.9/2018/NĐ-CP defining the conditions on the establishment of retail activities of foreign invested enterprises (FIEs) in Viet Nam. 

Locally-made confectionery holds upper hand against foreign kinds in market
1/24/2018 3:51:22 PM (GMT+7)
 This year, confectionery market starts earlier than previous years with various kinds in beautiful designs, especially Vietnamese-made goods as Vietnamese-made products hold the upper hand against foreign kinds.

Shake-up in foreign-invested refinery and petrochemical projects
1/24/2018 3:21:37 PM (GMT+7)
 Foreign investors have adjusted their reported changes in ownership as well as schedules for commercial operation in Long Son Petrochemical (LSP) and Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical (NSRP).

H&M to open third store in Vietnam
1/24/2018 2:58:03 PM (GMT+7)
 Renowned international fast-fashion brand Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) is set to open its third major store in Vietnam, on January 27.

Vietnamese crazy about foreign brands
1/24/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Fashion, fast food, beverage, cinema and retail brands have been opening more and more stores in Vietnam as the retail sector has seen fast growth in recent years.

ASEAN firms face $750 billion loss from cyber attacks
1/24/2018 3:23:12 PM (GMT+7)
 According to a recent research commissioned by Cisco, the little investment in cyber security at the ASEAN’s top listed firms is the main reason behind these firms standing to lose $750 billion of their current market capitalisation to cyber attacks.

Vietnam looks ahead to EVFTA bidding changes
1/24/2018 12:08:29 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam is taking important steps towards fulfilling the commitments to international bidding outlined in the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, in anticipation of growing investment from the region in the future.

VN export and import enterprises growing sharply
1/24/2018 11:12:46 AM (GMT+7)
 The number of enterprises involved in export and import activities has increased sharply since 2012, according to the preliminary results of the 2017 Economic Census conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Banks help low-income earners
1/24/2018 10:55:20 AM (GMT+7)
 Commercial banks and financial companies are competing fiercely for a slice of the profitable personal-loan market as demand often rises sharply at the end of the Lunar New Year.