Experts skeptical about high economic growth in 2017
1/21/2018 9:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Economic experts have cast doubt on last year’s higher-than-expected economic growth of 6.81%, saying it might not have been that high.

Local brands outperform multinational rivals - reports
1/21/2018 7:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Local brands in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector in Asian countries, including Vietnam, have made distinct improvements which have helped them surpass multinational rivals, according to recent market research reports.


 
Over 3,000 real estate projects underway in Vietnam
1/20/2018 3:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam currently has 3,077 real estate development projects underway with a total investment of VND3.3 quadrillion (US$145.3 billion), heard a conference held by the Ministry of Construction this week.

Vietnam needs investment funds that back M&As
1/21/2018 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The total value of M&A deals reached $6 billion in 2017, a surprisingly high figure. 


 
Real estate still facing unresolved legal issues in 2018
1/20/2018 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The real estate market expects 2018 to be another great year for foreign investment. Lawyer Le Net of LNT and Partners spoke about the difficulties real estate developers are facing and the legal issues they hope will be resolved this year.

HCM City has more funding for infrastructure
1/20/2018 1:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 HCMC will have more money to fund urgent transport infrastructure projects aimed to reduce traffic congestion.


 
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 20/1
1/20/2018 10:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam vows to remove investment hurdles with Laos, Vietnam, Mitsubishi Motors to develop electric vehicles, A lot of meat, few veggies for Tet, US door opens for Viet Nam powder milk, Phu Yen calls for investment in key projects

Gov’t should help private firms
1/20/2018 10:17:00 AM (GMT+7)
Dr. Nguyen Duc Thanh, director general of the Viet Nam Institute for Economic and Policy Research, speaks to the Kinh te Do thi (Urban Economy) about why the State should help develop the private sector.


 
With Chinese competition, new glass licences on hold
1/20/2018 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 With the Vietnamese glass market experiencing severe oversupply, new glass projects will not receive licences in the country.

Vietnam banks spend big money to hire foreign CEOs
1/20/2018 1:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Several banks reportedly are offering annual pay of VND8 billion to experienced foreign CEOs.


 
Hanoi constricts Uber and Grab operations
1/20/2018 8:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Hanoi will request ride-hailing application providers Uber and Grab to publicise their fares like traditional taxi brands.

Trade ministry seeks ways to back local steel makers
1/19/2018 5:54:36 PM (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Industry and Trade will continue taking trade remedies in line with regulations of WTO and free trade agreements to protect local steel producers from the fierce competition of imported products.


 

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