Vietnam wins contract to export rice to RoK
7/16/2018 11:47:30 AM (GMT+7)
A Vietnamese company has won a bid to export 60,000 tonnes of Japonica brown rice to the Republic of Korea (RoK), defeating competition from rivals of China, Thailand and Australia.

Vietnam will overcome US-China trade war influences: Minister
7/16/2018 11:45:39 AM (GMT+7)
 As a country engaged in the development of the global value chain, Vietnam is likely to be affected by the US-China trade war, stated Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh.

Policies encourage renewable energy development
7/16/2018 11:15:41 AM (GMT+7)
 New preferential policies have encouraged both local and international firms to invest in renewable energy, according to authorities.

Vietnamese consumers spend less on FMCG
7/16/2018 11:12:40 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese customers’ rapidly changing needs and expectations and lower spending on fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) are the biggest challenges to the sector, according to a new report released by Kantar Worldpanel.

Maritime sector struggles to maintain workforce
7/16/2018 11:07:14 AM (GMT+7)
The maritime shipping sector is facing difficulties caused by strong drops in its workforce. 

Industry ministry reports positive signs in 12 loss-making projects
7/16/2018 11:00:53 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Industry and Trade has reported some positive signs in handling 12 major loss-making projects, as some of them have managed to resume operation in the context of no more rescue capital from the State budget.

More Vietnamese prefer cashless payments
7/16/2018 11:21:11 AM (GMT+7)
 Visa has found more Vietnamese consumers now prefer cashless and contactless payments to make the process faster.

7/15/2018 2:22:10 PM (GMT+7)
Impressive Q2 growth, but risks still abound, SMEs urged to take advantage of FTA opportunities, Manufacturing, processing drive economic growth in H1, BSR changes to joint stock model     

Vietnam’s stock market predicted to recover in second half
7/15/2018 2:14:38 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam’s stock market is likely to recover in the remaining months of 2018 thanks to Government plans to develop the private sector and to attract local and international investors, experts have said. 

Vietnamese carriers run over 150,000 flights in first half
7/15/2018 2:03:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese carrier, including Vietnam Airlines, Vietjet Air, Jetstar Pacific, and Vasco, operated a total of 150,010 flights in the first half of this year, up 9 percent year-on-year.

Can Vietnam escape the '10-year crisis cycle’?
7/16/2018 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
‘High expectations’ and ‘excessive optimism’ were the phrases used by Huynh The Du, training director of the Fulbright Economics Teaching Programm (FETP), in describing the 10-year crisis cycle.

E-commerce sees big players join market
7/15/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - More money has been injected into the e-commerce market, while leading e-commerce firms have expanded.