Investment funds for startups in Vietnam still modest
7/16/2018 11:59:35 AM (GMT+7)
 Slow reforms of procedures in Vietnam have forced enterprises to move to other countries to start businesses, and investments in startups remain modest compared with those in regional countries.

Exchange rate policy: A guessing game
7/16/2018 11:56:10 AM (GMT+7)
 The State Bank of Vietnam has enough resources to stabilize the foreign exchange market, which is under the pressure of change due to several factors. However, it’s not easy to guess the concrete steps it will take. 


 
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 16/7
7/16/2018 11:54:29 AM (GMT+7)
 Land economy management spotlighted at Hanoi conference, Numerous hi-tech agriculture enterprises licensed: ministry, Hai Phong looks towards green port city by 2020, Ministry to hold trade activities to promote longan consumption

Vinalines to auction over 280 million shares in August
7/16/2018 11:50:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) is due to sell more than 280 million shares in its initial public offering (IPO) at the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) in early August.


 
Many convenience stores shut down as market is too harsh
7/16/2018 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
More foreign retailers have flocked to Vietnam as they believe the market is promising. But many retailers have had to leave because of stiff competition.

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.


 

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