Economy

Zero-VND tours damaging Vietnam’s tourism environment

Thursday, 05 April 2018 11:25

Zero-VND tours damaging Vietnam’s tourism environment The so-called zero-dong tours with Chinese tourists continue despite great efforts by local authorities to stop them.  
 

Foreign firms upbeat about business prospects in Vietnam

Wednesday, 04 April 2018 12:54

Foreign firms upbeat about business prospects in Vietnam Business confidence has increased among foreign direct investment (FDI) companies in Vietnam, according to a survey conducted by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
 
 

Vietnam’s coffee exports rake in $1 billion in Q1

Wednesday, 04 April 2018 12:54

Vietnam’s coffee exports rake in $1 billion in Q1 Vietnam exported up to 520,000 tonnes of coffee worth 1 billion USD in the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 15.1 percent in volume but a decrease of 1.7 percent in value compared to the same period last year.
 
 

Vietnam’s wood industry faces difficulties in raw materials

Wednesday, 04 April 2018 12:53

Vietnam’s wood industry faces difficulties in raw materials Vietnam’s wood industry faces a quandary as bright export growth prospects are clouded by difficulties in finding necessary raw materials.
 
 

Banks begin tightening screws on property credit

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 14:27

Banks begin tightening screws on property credit Huynh Quang Khanh invests in real estate by leveraging credit. Seventy per cent of his investment comes from banks. He has borrowed VND1 billion at an interest rate of 9.5 per cent from a bank in Tan Phu District and also asked some of his relatives to borrow on his behalf from that bank.  
 
 

VN retail sales surge 8.6% in Q1

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 14:26

VN retail sales surge 8.6% in Q1 Vietnam’s total revenue from retail trade and services rose 10 per cent year-on-year to exceed VND1 quadrillion (US$46.57 billion) in the first quarter of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
 
 

National business census 2018 conducted

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 14:25

National business census 2018 conducted The General Statistics Office (GSO) has begun carrying out a national business census in 2018 to take stock of the real situation in corporate development.  
 
 

Green colour dominates stock market as April starts

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 14:24

Green colour dominates stock market as April starts The stock market started the first week of April with green colour dominating large-cap stocks and those in banking and real estate in both bourses.   
 
 

Co Tu cultural day to stage in Da Nang

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 14:06

Co Tu cultural day to stage in Da Nang Communities of the Co Tu ethnic group living in the city and Quang Nam Province will host the traditional Co Tu Cultural Day in Gian Bi Village in the city’s Hoa Bac Commune on April 13-14.
 
 

National industrial production index hits 11.6 percent

Monday, 02 April 2018 11:06

National industrial production index hits 11.6 percent Vietnam’s index of industrial production (IIP) in the first quarter of this year gained the highest year-on-year growth rate of 11.6 percent in the past three years.
 
 

Imports, domestically-assembled cars in battle for market share

Monday, 02 April 2018 11:04

Imports, domestically-assembled cars in battle for market share Imported CBU (completely built unit) cars are expected to flood Vietnam, as domestic automobile manufacturers prepare to launch new models.  
 
 

How best to maintain brand value?

Saturday, 31 March 2018 09:49

How best to maintain brand value? Companies in Vietnam have experienced fierce competition over the last few years, both qualitative and quantitative. Many have been forced to close down while others are still in business but struggling to move forward. The question is how to make a brand not only sustainable but also grow in value in the context of fierce global competition and rapid digitalization. 
 
 

Tax loopholes in e-commerce need to be eliminated

Saturday, 31 March 2018 09:48

Tax loopholes in e-commerce need to be eliminated E-commerce has gained stunning growth over the last few years, but taxation agencies are finding it difficult to collect taxes from businesses and individuals in the sector.  
 
 

Grab will not monopolise Vietnamese market, true?

Saturday, 31 March 2018 09:46

Grab will not monopolise Vietnamese market, true? Vertex Ventures, Grab’s first investor, told VIR in an exclusive interview that the startup will not monopolise the Vietnamese ride-hailing market after its controversial merger with Uber earlier this week.  
 
 

Consumer confidence remains high

Saturday, 31 March 2018 09:45

Consumer confidence remains high Consumer confidence down slightly in Q3 2017 but Vietnam remains seventh most-optimistic country in the world.
 
 

Vietnamese steel wire rods not subject to anti-dumping taxes: ADC

Thursday, 29 March 2018 12:42

Vietnamese steel wire rods not subject to anti-dumping taxes: ADC The Australian Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) issued its final verdict concerning the anti-dumping lawsuit on steel wire rods imported from the Republic of Korea (RoK), Indonesia, and Vietnam, on March 26, concluding that Hoa Phat Group and Vietnamese businesses did not dump their steel coils to Australia.
 
 

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