Vietnam GDP per capita rises
10/16/2018 4:12:46 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam has seen a considerable increase in GDP per capita, but more efforts were needed to achieve the goal of USD3,200 by 2020.

New g-bond futures contract needs trading mechanism
10/16/2018 4:02:38 PM (GMT+7)
 The coming derivative product for government bonds (known as g-bonds) is expected to help financial institutions hedge risks, but experts have raised concerns about the trading mechanism.

Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates
10/16/2018 4:01:13 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam exported 1.46 million tonnes of coffee worth US $2.77 billion in the first three quarters of 2018, an increase of 20.1 per cent in volume and 0.4 per cent in value compared to the same period last year.

Vietnam to open public procurement market
10/16/2018 3:58:23 PM (GMT+7)
 Viet Nam will open its public procurement market after the Viet Nam - EU free trade agreement (EVFTA) comes into effect.

Hanoi’s mega smart city set to break ground
10/16/2018 3:56:48 PM (GMT+7)
 The BRG-Sumitomo joint venture and authorities in Ha Noi have intensified efforts to kick off construction on Ha Noi’s mega smart city project this December.

Textile & garment, footwear industries told to expect new FDI wave
10/16/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
The foreign direct investment (FDI) flow into the textile & garment and footwear industries increased sharply after Vietnam signed the EU-Vietnam FTA and CPTPP, and is expected to continue to rise in the context of the US-China trade war.

International Rice Congress considers how to increase yields, food security
10/16/2018 3:55:44 PM (GMT+7)
 Rice is a crop of global significance and a vehicle for economic prosperity and climate change adaptation and mitigation, delegates heard at the 2018 International Rice Congress, which opened in Singapore yesterday.

VARS: Resort property transactions reach stagnancy
10/16/2018 2:05:17 PM (GMT+7)
 The resort property sector, especially condotels (condominiums in hotels), have stalled in both supply and transactions, according to the Vietnam Association of Realtors (VARS). 

MoIT makes out case for crypto mining
10/16/2018 2:03:44 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has proposed not to suspend the imports of cryptocurrency mining machines (HS code 8471.80.90) in order to ensure the production and business activities of enterprises.

Lower corporate income tax on SMEs proposed
10/16/2018 11:43:25 AM (GMT+7)
 Corporate income tax levied on small and medium–sized enterprises (SMEs) should be reduced to promote the business development, a solution together with broadening tax base to increase budget revenue from business and production.

Vietnam - world’s top emerging economy: experts
10/16/2018 11:15:58 AM (GMT+7)
Embracing free trade policies, reducing overregulation and costs of doing business, and investing in human capital and infrastructure are three ingredients that help Vietnam become a top emerging economy in less than three decades.

Dung Quat biofuel plant resumes operation after three-year hiatus
10/16/2018 11:20:54 AM (GMT+7)
 The Dung Quat biofuel plant in central Quang Ngai province resumed operations on October 14, after operations were halted three years ago for inefficiency.