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4/26/2018 11:20:07 AM

Vietnam start-ups need more investment

Despite strong growth, investment into innovative start-ups in Vietnam remains relatively modest compared to the region and the world.

  • PM directs to enhance management of Bitcoin, virtual currencies

    PM directs to enhance management of Bitcoin, virtual currencies

    Public: 4/12/2018 3:52:58 PM

    The PM has signed Directive No. 10/CT-TTg on enhancing management of activities related to Bitcoin and other virtual currencies.

  • ASEAN trade, culture exchange to be held in HCM City

    ASEAN trade, culture exchange to be held in HCM City

    Public: 4/12/2018 3:49:43 PM

    A trade and culture exchange programme among ASEAN member states will take place in Ho Chi Minh City’s September 23 Park from April 18-24.

  • Deputy Chairman of EU Chamber of Commerce: Greener grass for VN’s future growth

    Deputy Chairman of EU Chamber of Commerce: Greener grass for VN’s future growth

    Public: 4/12/2018 3:32:53 PM

    As Vietnam carries on growing, its firms are faced with ever more challenges in terms of competition and growth models. Tomaso Andreatta, deputy chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (Eurocham), told Vietnam News reporter Phương Uyên about the country’s green growth perspective, long-term development and labour allocation.

  • Hà Nội to operate automated convenience stores

    Hà Nội to operate automated convenience stores

    Public: 4/11/2018 4:52:47 PM

    Hà Nội plans to pilot the operation of automated convenience stores and organise a network of vending machines at public places in the city.

  • ADB optimistic about Vietnam economic outlook 2018

    ADB optimistic about Vietnam economic outlook 2018

    Public: 4/11/2018 3:20:42 PM

    VNF - Driven by rising foreign direct investment, vigorous export growth, strengthening agriculture, and robust domestic demand, Vietnam’s GDP growth is expected to accelerate from 6.8% last year to 7.1% this year.

  • Foreign convenience stores go from strength-to-strength in Ho Chi Minh City

    Foreign convenience stores go from strength-to-strength in Ho Chi Minh City

    Public: 4/10/2018 4:03:57 PM

    Vietnam has been forecast to have the fastest-growing convenience store market in Asia by 2021.

  • New Japanese investment trend in Vietnam

    New Japanese investment trend in Vietnam

    Public: 4/10/2018 11:18:05 AM

    Japan currently ranks second among 125 countries and territories investing in Vietnam with a total registered capital of US$49.46 billion, after the Republic of Korea (RoK). Economists have predicted that Japanese direct investment in Vietnam will continue to grow in 2018.

  • Vietnam to export rambutans to New Zealand

    Vietnam to export rambutans to New Zealand

    Public: 4/10/2018 10:02:47 AM

    Vietnamese rambutans have been approved for export to New Zealand, which will be officially announced at a ceremony on April 10.

  • Map of technology-driven taxi market likely to be redrawn as Uber pulls out

    Map of technology-driven taxi market likely to be redrawn as Uber pulls out

    Public: 4/10/2018 9:16:11 AM

    Ride-hailing firm Uber Technologies Inc recently agreed to sell its Southeast Asian business to bigger regional rival Grab, marking its second pull-out from an Asian market.

  • Economic highlights in the first quarter

    Economic highlights in the first quarter

    Public: 4/10/2018 8:32:59 AM

    The Vietnamese economy posted a high growth rate in the first quarter of 2018, in combination with a high trade surplus and curbed inflation, thanks to the positive influence of high economic growth since 2017, as well as the actions of the Government and the recovery of the global economy.

  • International franchisors keen on Vietnam

    International franchisors keen on Vietnam

    Public: 4/9/2018 3:02:54 PM

    Vietnam is likely to see a greater presence by international franchisors over the next few years.

  • Vietnam Expo 2018 gives good chance for boosting partnership with Cuba

    Vietnam Expo 2018 gives good chance for boosting partnership with Cuba

    Public: 4/9/2018 10:18:03 AM

    The opening of a national booth of Cuba at Vietnam Expo 2018, to be held in Hanoi from April 11-14, will be a good chance for Vietnamese and Cuban businesses to facilitate their partnership and tap into the economic cooperation potential between the two countries.

  • Vietnam has huge e-commerce potential

    Vietnam has huge e-commerce potential

    Public: 4/9/2018 9:13:31 AM

    Vietnam's e-commerce is valued at USD5bn and may reach USD10bn in the next four years, according to the Vietnam E-commerce Association (Vecom).

  • Lotte reviews to open additional malls in Vietnam

    Lotte reviews to open additional malls in Vietnam

    Public: 4/6/2018 2:12:50 PM

    Hotel Lotte Co., a hotel and duty-free operator of South Korean retail giant Lotte, said the operating profit of its duty-free unit nosedived to a record-low level in 2017 amid a diplomatic row between Seoul and Beijing over a U.S. missile defense system.

  • Dak Nong okays 48-mln-USD solar power project

    Dak Nong okays 48-mln-USD solar power project

    Public: 4/6/2018 10:46:21 AM

    The Central Highlands province of Dak Nong has approved in principle a solar power project, worth VND 1.1 trillion (USD 48.4 million), in Truc Son commune, Cu Jut district, the provincial People’s Committee announced on April 4.

  • Vietnamese firms join Malaysia Int’l Halal Showcase

    Vietnamese firms join Malaysia Int’l Halal Showcase

    Public: 4/6/2018 10:36:37 AM

    Four Vietnamese firms are attending the 15th Malaysia International Halal Showcase 2018 underway in Kuala Lumpur from April 4-7.

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