FPT cuts deal with GE Digital (Friday, March 23,2018)
FPT clinched a cooperation agreement with GE Digital on March 20, under which the two sides will join forces in trade cooperation and training in Vietnam and ASEAN, according to FPT chairman Truong Gia Binh.
Sao Mai Group to develop more value-added tra fish products (Friday, March 23,2018)
Sao Mai Group has inked a cooperation agreement with the Research Institute for Marine Fisheries (RIMF) on technology transfer to process more value-added tra fish products.
SMEs benefit from State’s business support policies (Thursday, March 22,2018)
Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will benefit from many support policies of the State, especially those in information support; consultation; human resources development; startup and innovation; and value chain participation.
Central Group to expand investment in Vietnam (Thursday, March 22,2018)
Thailand's Central Group is planning to spend 200 billion THB (around 6.3 billion USD) on expanding domestic and overseas retail networks and hotels in the next five years, with Vietnam named as a prioritised market.
Minh Phu Corp reveals ambitious plans upon return to stock exchange (Wednesday, March 21,2018)
Leading seafood firm Minh Phu Corporation has plotted out grand strategies to defend the “King of Shrimp” title, following its comeback to the public market this month.
Petrolimex Aviation recognised as Vietnamese top brand (Wednesday, March 21,2018)
The Petrolimex Aviation Fuel JSC has been named among top Vietnamese brands as part of an award held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in response to the “Vietnamese people prioritise Vietnamese goods” campaign.
Vietjet to launch direct service between HCMC and Brisbane next year (Tuesday, March 20,2018)
Vietnam’s low-cost carrier Vietjet and Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) in the Australian state of Queensland clinched a cooperation agreement in Sydney last Friday to open a direct air link between HCMC and Brisbane next year.
PVEP sells 5% interest in Block 15-1/05 to Murphy (Tuesday, March 20,2018)
The PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) has signed a deal on the transfer of a 5% interest and the administration right in Block 15-1/05 to Murphy Cuu Long Bac Oil Co. Ltd.
Vietjet plans new Vietnam-Australia air route (Monday, March 19,2018)
Vietnam’s low-cost airline Vietjet and the Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) of the Australian State of Queensland signed a agreement in Sydney on March 16 for the launch of a direct air route between HCM City and Brisbane with the aim of promoting tourism, trade exchange, and integration in the region.
Singapore firms eye VN food industry (Monday, March 19,2018)
Many Singaporean firms are interested in investing in food, agriculture, and dining services in Viet Nam as they forecast that these sectors will thrive in the near future amidst broader ASEAN integration.
F.D.C listed in top 10 building contractors (Sunday, March 18,2018)
F.D.C Investment Construction Joint Stock Company has entered the top ten most reputable building contractors of 2018 with the ninth position as announced by Vietnam Report (VNR).
VIB sets ambitious goals for this year (Saturday, March 17,2018)
Vietnam International Bank (VIB) has announced its pre-tax profit target of more than VND2 trillion (US$87.8 million) for this year, up 43% compared to 2017.
Vinafood II raises US$51 mln selling 23% of stakes in March IPO (Friday, March 16,2018)
The State-run Vietnam Southern Food Corporation (Vinafood II) raised nearly VND1.16 trillion (US$51.1 million) from selling 22.97% of its stakes at an initial public offering (IPO) on March 14.
Amazon studying Vietnam market (Friday, March 16,2018)
The world’s leading e-commerce player, Amazon, is scoping out the Vietnamese market, hoping to benefit local consumers and enterprises.
UK’s group encouraged to participate in SOEs’ restructuring (Thursday, March 15,2018)
The United Kingdom’s Jardines Matheson Group can enlarge its investment to take part in the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) and credit institutions in Viet Nam.
Japan bank mulls PetroVietnam plan (Thursday, March 15,2018)
The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is considering funding the Block B&52/97 project of the Viet Nam Oil and Gas Group (PetrolVietnam) with loans without a government guarantee.
VIB wins two international digital banking awards (Wednesday, March 14,2018)
Vietnam International Bank (VIB) was recognized as “Digital Bank of the Year 2017” while its mobile banking app, MyVIB, won the “Best Retail Mobile Banking Experience 2017” award, making it the first Vietnamese bank to be awarded by The Asset magazine for two consecutive years.
VinEco acquires Hung Vuong’s feed arm (Wednesday, March 14,2018)
VinEco holds 24 per cent stake of Viet Thang Feed JSC (VTF) and expects to raise it to 60 per cent without a public offering.
Korean groups planning Thua Thien-Hue tourism complex (Wednesday, March 14,2018)
The business groups of KMH, Glostar, and OCC Company of the Republic of Korea are planning to invest in tourism projects in central Thua Thien-Hue province, according to Park Mo Won, general director of KMH group.
Thai firm owns half of Binh Minh Plastics (Tuesday, March 13,2018)
hailand’s Nawaplastic Industries (Saraburi) Co Ltd has spent over VND2.33 trillion acquiring nearly 24.2 million shares in Binh Minh Plastics Joint Stock Company (BMP), thus upping its stake at the Vietnamese company to almost 50%.
Thailand’s AMATA wants to develop smart city in Halong (Tuesday, March 13,2018)
Speaking at a conference on smart city development co-held by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and AMATA, AMATA Vietnam chief executive officer Somhatai Panichewa said the first phase of the project would cover 714 hectares.
Japanese businesses see promise in Vietnam (Tuesday, March 13,2018)
Economics, trade, and investment between Vietnam and Japan have seen constant developments over recent years with Japan having always been one of Vietnam’s most important partners, has said Vietnam Chamber of Commerce of Industry (VCCI) Vice President Hoang Quang Phong.
Vietnam-Italy Steel JSC to up foreign ownership (Monday, March 12,2018)
The Vietnam-Italy Steel JSC (VIS) plans to lift the cap of foreign ownership in the company from the current limit of 49 percent.
AEON MALL breaks ground for AEON MALL Hadong (Monday, March 12,2018)
Japanese giant shopping mall developer AEON MALL Co., Ltd. has just held the ground-breaking ceremony of AEON MALL Hadong. The construction will be officially started soon so that it can be opened in 2019.
Gas exploitation to begin at White Lion field in 2021 (Sunday, March 11,2018)
Cuu Long Joint Operating Company (Cuu Long JOC) is focusing its resources to develop the second phase of the Su Tu Trang (White Lion oil field) so that it can be exploited in the fourth quarter of 2021.
ROK food firm Jooan Holdings sets foot in Vietnam (Sunday, March 11,2018)
Targeting the potential food manufacturing and distribution sector in Vietnam, Jooan Holdings Corporation from the Republic of Korea (ROK) has decided to established a branch in Hanoi before establishing a $1.2 million food manufacturing and processing plant in Vietnam.
Amazon to enter Viet Nam (Saturday, March 10,2018)
The world’s leading e-commerce player, Amazon, is planning to enter the Vietnamese market, announced the Viet Nam E-commerce Association (VECOM).
Vietnam Airlines to open Nha Trang-Seoul route (Friday, March 9,2018)
National carrier Vietnam Airlines will open a new route linking the central province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang City with Seoul in South Korea.
FLC to purchase 24 aircrafts worth US$3bn (Friday, March 9,2018)
Property developer FLC Group, which owns Viet Bamboo Airlines Company Limited (Bamboo Airways), will buy 24 A321NEO aircrafts worth US$3 billion from French manufacturer Airbus.
Vietjet announces to operate Vietnam-India direct route (Thursday, March 8,2018)
Vietjet has announced its plan to operate a direct route connecting Vietnam and India in order to serve travel demands of the two peoples and to contribute to region’s integration and trade exchange.