Vietnamese dong should be devaluated at moderate rate, says VEPR
7/18/2018 5:09:47 PM (GMT+7)
 The Viet Nam Institute for Economic and Policy Research has suggested devaluing the Vietnamese dong against the US dollar but at a slower rate than the depreciation of China’s yuan against the greenback.

Not disclosing foreign origins comes with huge risks
7/18/2018 5:40:18 PM (GMT+7)
 By registering its business licence in South Korean despite manufacturing goods in China, Mumuso has entered the Vietnamese market, where Japanese and South Korean goods are popular. 


 
Central Group made poor investment decision in Nguyen Kim
7/18/2018 5:43:09 PM (GMT+7)
 It seems Thai giant Central Group may have made a big mistake in buying 49 per cent of domestic electronic retailer Nguyen Kim. 

Hand-shakes between local and foreign players in pharmaceutical market
7/18/2018 5:35:45 PM (GMT+7)
 Growing participation of foreign players in Vietnam’s pharmaceutical market is putting pressures on local pharmaceutical firms, however analysts suggest the deals with foreign partners could bring certain benefits to their local partners.  


 
Can Xiaomi bring long-term benefits to Digiworld?
7/18/2018 5:37:13 PM (GMT+7)
 Despite last year’s expansion to household goods and functional foods, Digiworld’s current revenues have completely depended on Xiaomi.

Standard Chartered revises up Vietnam’s 2018 growth forecast to 7 percent
7/18/2018 11:31:03 AM (GMT+7)
 Standard Chartered Bank expects Vietnam’s rapid growth of 7 percent year-on-year in 2018, higher than its previous forecast of 6.8 percent, with all domestic engines firing together.


 
Property market receives over 27 percent of total FDI
7/18/2018 11:28:03 AM (GMT+7)
 The growing foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnamese property has shown investors’ greater expectations of the market, insiders said.

Charges brought over MobiFone's AVG purchase
7/18/2018 5:24:46 PM (GMT+7)
The Ministry of Public Security’s Investigation Police Agency has launched criminal proceedings relating to the State-owned telecommunications giant MobiFone’s purchase of 95 per cent of AVG.


 
VN Airlines continues to be certified as 4-star airline
7/18/2018 11:11:08 AM (GMT+7)
 National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has been certified as a 4-star airline by the international air transport rating organisation Skytrax for the third consecutive year.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 18/7
7/18/2018 8:30:00 AM (GMT+7)
 SMEs see low benefits from FDI’s spillover effects, VCCI proposes end to minimum wage hikes from next year, Local governments not permitted to receive direct foreign loans, VNPT finds success in divestment plans


 
Experts divided on Vietnam’s real estate market
7/18/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - While some experts warn that a real estate bubble could occur in 2019, others believe there is no need to worry.

Wooden furniture manufacturers thrive thanks to CPTPP
7/18/2018 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Though the CPTPP has yet to take effect, the number of orders from CPTPP countries, including Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Australia and Peru, has increased significantly.


 

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