Transaction limits for e-wallets should be set at appropriate levels to encourage cashless payment amidst an anticipated boom of e-commerce in Vietnam, experts have said.
The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) on March 14th inaugurated an additional five branches in Ho Chi Minh city.
The Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Vietinbank) on March 10th signed a USD200 million offshore term loan with 18 international banks, led by BNP Paribas SA and Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co Ltd.
In Hanoi, on March 9th, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) organized a seminar on dissemination of Policy Paper “How to ensure sustainability in JICA’s technical cooperation project at grassroots level”.
The Japanese Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh city signed agreements on non-refundable aid contracts for Vietnam’s southern provinces on March 9th.
The Vietnam national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines said that a representative from the Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) will chair the future VASCO aviation joint stock airlines.
Damco company under Maersk Group (based in Copenhagen, Denmark), has unveiled its expanded in one of the logistic centers of Vietnam, Binh Duong province.
Finland's Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Ms. Lenita Toivakka will visit Vietnam from March 6th to 11th, with the priority focuses during the visit being education, clean tech, and Information and Communication Technology.
Statistics by customs agencies in Ho Chi Minh city showed that in January 2016, nearly 4,320 businesses in the southern city suspended their operation, including 18 foreign-invested businesses and 4,301 non state-owned ones
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has ratified the double taxation avoidance treaty and protocol of the treaty between the Governments of Vietnam and Estonia.
After remaining stable in the first month of 2016, Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 0.42% in February, the month to celebrate the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
An international exhibition on shipbuilding, shipping and offshore technology (Vietship) opened in Hanoi on February 24th.
On February 24th, the Vietnamese firm FPT and its Japanese partner Fujitsu inaugurated the FPT-Fujitsu smart agricultural cooperation center in Gia Lam district, Hanoi.
(VNF) - Produced jointly by the Vietnam’s Ministry of Planning and Investment, the World Bank Group, and external experts from Vietnam, the Vietnam 2035 report lays out key reforms for the lower middle income country to grow its economy, become more equitable, and put in place modern governance over the next 20 years.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has adopted a plan to orient the attraction, management and use of ODA and preferential loans from foreign sponsors during the 2016-2020 period.
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Tan Dung has issued a decision recognizing Hung Ha district in the northern province of Thai Binh as a new-style rural area.
(VNF) - Booked train tickets 60 days ahead of the departure on the Hanoi-Ho Chi Minh city route should enjoy up to a 50% discount.