Positive outlook forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2018
6/25/2018 12:31:54 AM (GMT+7)
 The outlook for Vietnam’s economic growth in 2018 is quite bright thanks to positive economic performance in the first quarter, said Tran Quoc Phuong, Director of the Ministry of Planning and Investment's National Economic Issues Department. 

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 24/6
6/24/2018 8:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
Banks cut short-term interest amid good liquidity, TPBank earns US$97mn by issuing private shares, DATC targets highest debt settlement since 2015, FPT, Điện Quang to develop smart electrical equipment     


 
HIGG index to boost VN textiles
6/24/2018 2:49:46 AM (GMT+7)
 The Viet Nam Textile and Apparel Association, Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) and TAL Group have decided to introduce the application of HIGG index in the textile and garment industry.

US steel producers request probe into Vietnamese products
6/24/2018 1:31:30 AM (GMT+7)
 Some US steel producers have lodged a request to DOC to ask for investigations into and application of preventive measures against the avoidance of paying anti-dumping tax on corrosion-resistant carbon steel imported from Vietnam.


 
Vietnam longs for investments from the US, EU
6/24/2018 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Investments from the US and EU bring modern technologies and high economic efficiency as their projects are in the fields of renewable energy, IT, education, healthcare, service, finance & banking, transport and tourism.

Cashew factories shut down due to lack of nuts
6/24/2018 3:06:52 AM (GMT+7)
 Cashew nut processing plants have halted operation due to a lack of raw materials, the Vietnam Cashew Nut Association (Vinacas) has said.


 
Vietnam may have to choose between low growth rate or high inflation
6/24/2018 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The economic performance in recent months, especially in May, shows that the national economy may not maintain the high growth rate seen in the first quarter.

Domestic retailers turn eyes on rural market
6/24/2018 1:22:56 AM (GMT+7)
 Facing increasing competition from the arrival of many world leading retailers, domestic retailing companies are turning their eyes to the rural market to capitalise on the advantage of home ground.


 
UnionPay International, VNPAY cooperate in QR code payment
6/24/2018 3:19:01 AM (GMT+7)
 UnionPay International (UPI), a subsidiary of China UnionPay, said that it has signed a cooperation agreement on payment by QR code with VNPAY - the biggest QR code payment firm in Vietnam.

Cashew factories shut down due to lack of nuts
6/24/2018 3:02:58 AM (GMT+7)
 Cashew nut processing plants have halted operation due to a lack of raw materials, the Vietnam Cashew Nut Association (Vinacas) has said, urging processors to stay calm in the face of price fluctuations on the world cashew market.


 
Transport Ministry rejects GrabTaxi Vietnam expansion request
6/24/2018 1:08:17 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Transport has ordered GrabTaxi Vietnam Co Ltd to halt a planned expansion; the company will only be permitted to grow within the five localities in their pilot programme.

VNPT transfers finance subsidiary to SeABank
6/24/2018 1:01:32 AM (GMT+7)
SeABank ) and VNPT have signed the minutes to transfer VNPT finance subsidiary Post and Telecommunication Finance Company Ltd (PTF) to SeABank in the form of transferring the contributed capital.


 

    Next