OVs give advice to HCM City’s hi-tech agriculture development (Friday, October 20,2017)
Nearly 100 overseas Vietnamese (OV) experts, intellectuals and entrepreneurs in agriculture have given advice to Ho Chi Minh City in developing hi-tech farming during a conference in the city on October 19.
Vietcombank secures deal with Singapore Manufacturing Federation (Friday, October 20,2017)
The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) inked a cooperation agreement with the Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) on October 17.
Vinamilk, Telecoms… retail firms top Vietnam’s profit-making list (Thursday, October 19,2017)
Vinamilk, Telecommunications, IT and retail firms took the lead in terms of profitability last year on the list of Profit 500 – the top 500 firms with the highest profits in Vietnam.
Japanese businesses pour capital into Vietnam’s electronics industry (Thursday, October 19,2017)
The Vietnamese electronics industry is proving an attractive destination for foreign investors, particularly Japanese businesses.
Generali Vietnam Life Insurance launches first Net Promoter System in Vietnam (Thursday, October 19,2017)
Generali Vietnam Life Insurance on October 16 announced its official launch of Net Promoter System (NPS), the very first transactional customer satisfaction survey system in the market, in a bold move to deliver its brand commitment – “Simpler, Smarter, Truly Customer-Centric”.
T&T Group introduces property project in Long An (Thursday, October 19,2017)
T&T Group announced a 20.9-hectare property project in Long An Province last Saturday with investors snapping up 100% of land lots offered at the launching ceremony.
Vietnam state investor to sell 3.33 pct of Vinamilk on Nov. 10 (Wednesday, October 18,2017)
Vietnam's state investor on October 16 said it plans to sell 3.33 percent of Vietnam Dairy Products JSC (Vinamilk) on Nov. 10, without the restrictions that applied to a similar sale last year when only a portion of the offering sold.
More British firms expected to explore Hanoi’s opportunities (Wednesday, October 18,2017)
An increasing number of enterprises from the UK will come to Hanoi to explore investment opportunities in the future, said British Deputy Ambassador to Vietnam Steph Lysaght.
Dau Tieng Rubber Corporation invests in high-tech agriculture (Wednesday, October 18,2017)
Dau Tieng Rubber Corporation plans to build a high-tech agriculture zone, on an area of 2,000 hectares to improve efficiency in land use.
SaigonBank celebrates 30th anniversary of establishment (Tuesday, October 17,2017)
Saigon Bank for Industry and Trade (SaigonBank) will continue to restructure its operations to improve business performance, enhance financial capacity, expand network and distribution channels, and enhance human resources to prepare for a new stage of development, heard the 30th birthday anniversary of SaigonBank on Saturday.
FLC Nghe An resort to be constructed in Q1 2018 (Tuesday, October 17,2017)
The FLC Group will begin the building of its eco-resort and entertainment complex in the central province of Nghe An in the first quarter of 2018.
Zara, HM to open HN stores in November (Tuesday, October 17,2017)
Global fashion brands Zara and H&M are gearing up to open their stores in Ha Noi in November, months after launching their first stores in HCM City.
FDI firms contribute 72% to Vietnam’s export revenue (Monday, October 16,2017)
Foreign direct investment (FDI) firms contributed 72% to Vietnam’s export revenue in the first nine months of the year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Hong Kong businesses keen on investment opportunities in Vietnam (Monday, October 16,2017)
Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) has announced that it will send two business delegations to Vietnam, from now until January 2018, to seek investment opportunities in the country.
Vietnamese retailers pay more to attract online buyers (Monday, October 16,2017)
More Vietnamese businesses have decided to increase their investments in online sales as e-commerce continues to boom.
CJ Group buying offensive to bring revenue to US$90 billion (Monday, October 16,2017)
In order to accomplish the revenue target of US$90 billion by 2020, CJ Group (the Republic of Korea) must dominate all four key business areas in which the group is expanding its business activities. Therefore, continuously acquiring targeted companies appears to be the fastest way.
Vietnam Air may launch direct service to U.S. in late 2019 (Sunday, October 15,2017)
Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will launch long-awaited direct air service between Vietnam and the United States in late 2019, said VNA general director Duong Tri Thanh.
VPBank launches one million USD startup support project (Saturday, October 14,2017)
The Vietnam Prosperity Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank) on October 10 officially rolled out its one million USD startup support project ‘VPBank StartUp’ to aid the development of Vietnam’s start-up community.
SonKim Land shakes hands with famous food brand Pourcel Château (Saturday, October 14,2017)
Son Kim Land Corporation has announced its partnership with international food and beverage brand Pourcel Château to launch a chain of food and café restaurants in the prime locations in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietjet Air enters interline partnership with Qatar Airways (Friday, October 13,2017)
Low-cost Vietjet Air and Qatar Airways have signed a code-share/interline partnership agreement to bring more choices and convenience for passengers.
Bosch becomes VINFAST’s supplier of automotive parts (Friday, October 13,2017)
VinGroup and Bosch signed in Hanoi on October 12 a Memorandum of Understanding which noted down the German-based group’s commitments to providing its Vietnamese partner with automotive parts and software and other software for design, virtual interaction, and customer development.
Vinamilk ads among most viewed on YouTube (Friday, October 13,2017)
The YouTube Ads Leaderboard not only honours the agencies behind the outstanding ads but also shows the boom in the creative industry in the Asia – Pacific region, particularly in Vietnam.
Vietnam Airlines, Air France sign joint venture deal (Thursday, October 12,2017)
Vietnam’s national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines and Air France clinched a joint venture agreement on October 10 to operate flights between Vietnam and France.
Yamanashi Prefecture seeks partnerships in HCM City (Thursday, October 12,2017)
Japan’s Yamanashi Prefecture, which hosts popular tourism sites and diverse agribusiness, wants to connect with potential partners in Ho Chi Minh City for mutual benefit and development, said Governor Goto Hitoshi.
175 businesses participate in MTA Ha Noi 2017 (Thursday, October 12,2017)
Some 175 businesses are participating in the 5th International Precision Engineering, Machine Tools and Metalworking Exhibition & Conference (MTA HANOI 2017) which began in Ha Noi on Wednesday (October 10).
Automobile sales drop 7 percent in September (Wednesday, October 11,2017)
The Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAVA) on October 10 reported that automobile sales in September drop 20%compared to the same period last year and 4% over the previous month.
Vinamilk expects its Q3 revenue at US$591 million (Wednesday, October 11,2017)
Vietnam’s largest dairy producer Vinamilk (HOSE: VNM) has estimated its third-quarter revenue at VND13.3 trillion (US$591 million).
CapitaLand Vietnam wins GoHome Awards 2017 (Wednesday, October 11,2017)
CapitaLand Vietnam won “Best Overseas Property Developer (Vietnam)” at GoHome Awards 2017 in Hong Kong, standing out from a crowd of accomplished competitors.
Uber, Grab rankle Vinasun shareholders (Wednesday, October 11,2017)
In the last three years, ride-hailing applications Uber and Grab have decimated the business of local taxi firms. Now, taxi companies’ foreign shareholders are feeling the pain.
Sustainable development’s good for business (Wednesday, October 11,2017)
A focus on sustainable development is good for business, and enterprises should see it as critical for long-term growth, Vu Tien Loc, Chairman of the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), said on Tuesday.