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1/18/2018 10:23:56 AM

Toyota and Honda cease car exports to Vietnam

VNF - Two Japanese automakers, Toyota and Honda, have announced cessation of car exports to Vietnam since early 2018 due to Decree 116.

  • Foreign-invested convenience stores seek to find firm niche in Vietnam

    Foreign-invested convenience stores seek to find firm niche in Vietnam

    Public: 1/17/2018 9:00:21 AM

    With huge investment, commodities suiting all tastes, ages and income levels, and round-the-clock services, convenience stores could make a splash in the Vietnamese food and beverage market.

  • Sabeco produces 1.72 billion litres of beer in 2017

    Sabeco produces 1.72 billion litres of beer in 2017

    Public: 1/15/2018 4:45:59 PM

    The Saigon Beer, Alcohol and Beverage Corporation (Sabeco) produced a total of 1.72 billion litres of beer in 2017 and saw a 11 percent revenue growth year-on-year, said the corporation.

  • Indonesia to import rice from Việt Nam

    Indonesia to import rice from Việt Nam

    Public: 1/15/2018 3:38:11 PM

    Indonesia will import 500,000 tonnes of rice from Việt Nam and Thailand to contain rice price hikes and declining supply in the local market.

  • Vietnam's first smart fertilizer plant inaugurated in Tra Vinh province

    Vietnam's first smart fertilizer plant inaugurated in Tra Vinh province

    Public: 1/14/2018 9:43:58 PM

    The Rynan Smart Fertilizers Limited Company held a ceremony on January 13 at Long Duc Industrial Park in the southern province of Tra Vinh to inaugurate a smart fertilizer plant, the first of its kind in Vietnam.

  • Experts see stable prices in 2018

    Experts see stable prices in 2018

    Public: 1/14/2018 9:20:08 PM

    Economic experts forecast prices would be stable in 2018 and might even see a slight decrease, with inflation under control.

  • The most impressive events in the startup community in 2017

    The most impressive events in the startup community in 2017

    Public: 1/12/2018 11:21:52 AM

    The year 2017 continued seeing the strong rise of startups, which have been catching more attention from domestic and foreign investors.

  • Thai fruits, vegetables to flood Vietnamese market

    Thai fruits, vegetables to flood Vietnamese market

    Public: 1/11/2018 2:58:31 PM

    The volume of fruits and vegetables imported from Thailand is expected to surge this year as import tariffs imposed on these products are reduced to 0%, heating up pressure on their Vietnamese peers.

  • Ho Chi Minh City, Eurocham step up cooperation

    Ho Chi Minh City, Eurocham step up cooperation

    Public: 1/11/2018 2:41:46 PM

    Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong hosted a reception on January 9 for Nicolas Audier, Co-Chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) to seek measures to enhance cooperation.

  • US repeals anti-dumping review of Vietnam’s steel nails

    US repeals anti-dumping review of Vietnam’s steel nails

    Public: 1/11/2018 1:56:57 PM

    The International Trade Administration, under the US Department of Commerce (DOC), has rescinded an administrative review of the anti-dumping duty order on certain steel nails from Việt Nam.

  • Vietnam teams to compete for USD 50,000 in global start-up competition

    Vietnam teams to compete for USD 50,000 in global start-up competition

    Public: 1/10/2018 3:40:39 PM

    Three teams from Vietnam, namely Elight Education, VioT Connected Luminaires and VDEs, will compete for US$50,000 cash prize in the final round of the VietChallenge 2018, the first global entrepreneurship competition for Vietnamese.

  • Thai billionaire seeks to buy Vinamilk stakes

    Thai billionaire seeks to buy Vinamilk stakes

    Public: 1/10/2018 3:05:50 PM

    F&N Dairy Investments Pte Ltd, a subsidiary owned by Thai business tycoon Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi, has spent millions of USD to buy stakes at Vinamilk after another subsidiary bought a USD4.8bn stake in Sabeco last year.

  • Former US Secretary of State John Kery: Vietnam an ideal place to develop renewable energy

    Former US Secretary of State John Kery: Vietnam an ideal place to develop renewable energy

    Public: 1/10/2018 2:24:18 PM

    VNF - John Kerry, the former Secretary of State, Honorary President of the Carnegie International Fund for Peace, has frankly shared opportunities as well as challenges of Vietnam when developing coal-fired power plants. At the same time, the former Secretary of State said that Vietnam is a great place to develop renewable energy.

  • Middle East emerges as new destination for Vietnam’s exports

    Middle East emerges as new destination for Vietnam’s exports

    Public: 1/9/2018 2:20:29 PM

    Vietnamese businesses’ expansion to the Middle East market is considered an important and long-term strategic direction amidst saturated traditional markets and decreased consumption.

  • Vietnam Airlines concerned about US direct flights

    Vietnam Airlines concerned about US direct flights

    Public: 1/9/2018 2:13:38 PM

    General Director of Vietnam Airlines Duong Tri Thanh said that it would take a long time to break even or make profit through direct flights to the US.

  • Vietnam's foreign trade records impressive achievement in 2017

    Vietnam's foreign trade records impressive achievement in 2017

    Public: 1/9/2018 10:05:16 AM

    In 2017, Vietnam's total import-export turnover exceeded US$400 billion, reaching the highest level ever. After a long period of trade deficit, the balance of trade unexpectedly turned to a surplus, thanks to the government’s drastic reforms and enterprises’ continuous efforts.

  • Control to tighten on Grab, Uber

    Control to tighten on Grab, Uber

    Public: 1/8/2018 3:57:25 PM

    Transport ministry looks to balance treatment afforded traditional taxi companies and ride-hailing apps.

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