Vietnam seeks foreign capital for renewable energy projects
4/10/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam is trying to develop a renewable power market in the long term, and to do this, it must seek foreign capital.

Businesses borrow money from banks rather than issue bonds
4/10/2019 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The government’s decree 163, with loosened requirements on bond issuance, is expected to encourage businesses to seek capital from bond issuance and rely less on bank loans.

Billion-dollar deals and the cutthroat competition among securities companies
4/10/2019 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Investment banking is a difficult business, which explains why only a few Vietnamese companies can carry it out, though the market is valued at billions of dollars.

State-owned schools suffer from teacher brain drain
4/10/2019 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Teachers who once coveted jobs at state-owned schools in the past are now leaving the schools for private education establishments which offer higher salaries.

iPhone price sliding in Vietnam
4/10/2019 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Distributors in Vietnam have slashed selling prices for iPhoneX 2018 models earlier than usual.

Agricultural production: businesses make big investments in processing
4/9/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam needs to make basic changes in agricultural production and may have to start over from scratch, according toTran Ba Duong, chair of Truong Hai Automobile (Thaco).

Three leading trends in Vietnam’s real estate market
4/9/2019 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s real estate market is expected to remain stable with growth in three areas —  green real estate, resort & tourism real estate, and houses & apartments. 

Will Vietnam become a manufacturing center for airplane parts?
4/9/2019 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - With many multi-national groups having set up aircraft component factories in Vietnam, the country now has great opportunities to become an aircraft component center.

Underground water polluted because of mismanagement
4/9/2019 10:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - The news about land subsidence in the western provinces of the southern region has once again rung the alarm over the exploitation of underground water.

Foreign banks in Vietnam raise chartered capital
4/9/2019 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Both Vietnamese and foreign banks are rushing to raise their chartered capital to satisfy the requirements of Basel II.

National English teaching program fails despite big budget
4/8/2019 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
The fact that 80 percent of students got scores below average in English at the high school finals clearly shows the inefficiency of the program on teaching English at general schools.

Vietnam’s economic growth scenarios for 2019
4/8/2019 2:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - International institutions have predicted high GDP growth rates for Vietnam in 2019, but do not expect them to be more than 7 percent.