Listing beckons for local property developers
8/17/2018 5:26:21 PM (GMT+7)
Local property developers are increasingly keen on joining the country's stock market.

Vietnam listed among markets of potential in Asia
8/17/2018 5:04:35 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam has been listed among Asian markets that have a full house of positive factors for the long-term growth of real estate as an investment class, according to JLL’s latest Global Capital Flows Research. 

Ecommerce platform Sendo gets US$51m from new investors
8/17/2018 4:52:38 PM (GMT+7)
 Ho Chi Minh City-based ecommerce portal has raised US$51 million in a round of Series B funding from eight foreign investors, Sen Do Technology JSC (Sendo) said in a statement issued today, August 16, by PRNewswire.

German firm to provide technical support for Vietnam Airlines’ fleet
8/17/2018 3:01:24 PM (GMT+7)
 Germany-based Lufthansa Technik AG will provide maintenance services for the auxiliary power units (APUs) of national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines’ Airbus A350-900 fleet which are produced by Honeywell.

Petrolimex asks for divestment extension
8/17/2018 2:50:35 PM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) has asked the Government to extend its deadline for selling the State’s capital to the 2019-20 period instead of this year as currently planned.

Ministries tighten scrap import management
8/17/2018 2:45:44 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment has officially established an inspection team to look into scrap imports.

Plastic industry fears bankruptcy as scrap import ban bites
8/17/2018 2:42:31 PM (GMT+7)
 Plastic companies are facing possible bankruptcy after 4,000 tonnes of plastic scrap, raw material for their production, have been held up at ports for tests to ensure they meet import criteria.

Billions of dollars worth of car parts exported but not from Vietnamese manufacturers
8/17/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam spends billions of dollars to import car parts each year for domestic assembling, but it also exports billions of dollars worth of vehicle parts. 

Vietnamese steel sector caught in US-China trade war
8/17/2018 2:35:20 PM (GMT+7)
 Improving material supplies and proof of product origin were ways to limit the impact of trade lawsuits amid the growing US–China trade war, according to insiders.

Gov’t aims to boost logistics by cutting costs
8/17/2018 2:31:32 PM (GMT+7)
 The Government is trying to reduce the cost of goods transport in the country to make logistics more competitive and one of the economic spearheads.

Non-life insurers plan to increase premiums from bancassurance
8/17/2018 2:29:24 PM (GMT+7)
 Many large non-life insurance companies plan to increase the contribution bancassurance makes to their total premium revenue this year.

Tax collectors struggle to collect from Internet income
8/17/2018 12:23:33 PM (GMT+7)
 A young man from the central province of Quảng Nam reportedly showed up at the provincial tax department on Tuesday to pay his long overdue income tax from alleged income of US$700,000 he generated from Google from 2014-17.