TCC Group launches MM Mega Market Thang Long to boost northern business (Sunday, December 17,2017)
TCC Group (Thailand) unveiled on December 13 its MM Mega Market Thang Long in Hanoi, marking the next step in transforming Metro Cash & Carry Vietnam (Metro Vietnam) to MM Mega Market Vietnam as announced earlier this year.
Vietnam Airlines to add 1,100 flights for Tet holiday (Sunday, December 17,2017)
Vietnam Airlines will offer 1,100 more flights to meet travel demand during the upcoming Tet holiday.
Vinalines provides new cold storage services (Saturday, December 16,2017)
The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) said it has partnered with O’s&Tec Joint Stock Company of Japan to implement a cold storage project for the transportation of fresh food and fruits.
ANZ Vietnam to close retail services (Friday, December 15,2017)
ANZ Vietnam will stop providing retail services for customers from December 15 as it has sold its retail business in Vietnam to Shinhan Bank Vietnam, according to Kinh Te Do Thi news website.
Vietsovpetro earns US$1.89 billion in revenue, exceeding goal (Friday, December 15,2017)
By December 14, the Vietnam-Russia oil and gas exploration joint venture Vietsovpetro has earned over US$1.89 billion, exceeding its target of US$1.88 billion set for 2017.
Japanese firms discuss VN business obstacles (Friday, December 15,2017)
Japanese enterprises raised four problems they face while doing business in Viet Nam in a dialogue with the Advisory Council for Administrative Procedure Reform on Wednesday.
U.S. oncology software launched in Vietnam (Friday, December 15,2017)
Software technology IBM Watson for Oncology developed by U.S. company IBM has just been introduced in Vietnam. The technology, based on expert training by Memorial Sloan Kettering physicians, is expected to provide clinicians with evidence-based treatment options.
KIDO, TTC join forces to distribute sugar (Thursday, December 14,2017)
Food producer KIDO Corporation and sugar maker Thanh Thanh Cong (TTC) Group on December 12 inked a cooperation agreement on refined sugar development and distribution.
Thai Beverage bids on 25 per cent of Sabeco (Thursday, December 14,2017)
Thai Beverage has emerged as the only investor that intends to buy more than 25 per cent of Vietnam’s leading brewery Saigon Beer.
JC&C reinforces presence in Vietnam (Wednesday, December 13,2017)
After spending over US$1 billion on acquiring a large stake in Vinamilk, the largest automotive group from Singapore, Jardine Cycle & Carriage Limited Company (JC&C), has poured VND45 billion into acquiring an additional 1.1 million shares in Refrigeration Electrical Engineering Corporation (REE).
VietinBank wins Vietnam Outstanding E-Banking Award 2017 (Tuesday, December 12,2017)
Vietinbank has been presented with the Vietnam Outstanding E-banking Award 2017 at an ceremony of the Vietnam Outstanding Banking Awards 2017.
PetroVietnam surpasses 11-month targets (Tuesday, December 12,2017)
The Viet Nam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) surpassed its set business targets in the first 11 months of the year, the group said.
Vietnam Airlines’ member ranks second in global network (Tuesday, December 12,2017)
Vietnam Airport Ground Services Company Limited (VIAGS) at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, subsidiary of national carrier Vietnam Airlines, was ranked by Taiwanese five-star airline Eva Air as the second best passenger service in the global airline network.
Chinese furniture firms to boost investment in Vietnam (Monday, December 11,2017)
Many Chinese furniture producers, especially those from Tianjin City, have plans to step up investment and trade ties with Vietnamese companies, said Gao Xi Zhi, chairwoman of the Tianjin Furniture Association.
USG Boral adds US$20 million investment (Monday, December 11,2017)
USG Boral, a leading producer of building materials, announced on December 7 to invest an additional US$20 million in its plant at Hiep Phuoc Industrial Zone in Nha Be District, HCMC.
BSR inks crude oil supply agreements with Socar, Glencore (Monday, December 11,2017)
Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Co. Ltd. (BSR) has signed crude oil supply agreements with two trading companies – Glencore Singapore and Socar Trading SA – to supply the Dung Quat refinery for the 2018-25 period.
Nestlé Vietnam receives a Sustainable Business title (Monday, December 11,2017)
Swiss-backed food and beverage company Nestlé Vietnam has recently received the title of Sustainable Business 2017 at an annual ranking programme in Hanoi.
FPT starts work on university and software park in Can Tho (Sunday, December 10,2017)
FPT Group on December 6 commenced construction on a FPT University campus and a software park inside a complex in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho with a total investment of VND1.4 trillion (US$61.64 million).
GoBear Vietnam receives 1 mil online visitors within first year of operation (Sunday, December 10,2017)
GoBear Vietnam was closing on the 1,000,000 visitor mark on December 7 after a single year of operations in Vietnam. GoBear keeps improving and will add an enhanced credit card comparison function in January 2018.
Amway Vietnam recognized as sustainable business for 2nd time (Saturday, December 9,2017)
Amway Vietnam has for the second time been recognized as one of the top 100 sustainable businesses in Vietnam by the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD) under the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
Lazada to close the year with a bang (Saturday, December 9,2017)
On December 11-14, Lazada will hit the reset button for the annual sales season named “Online Revolution” following the previous successful mega sales dated on November 9-11 with 1.5 million products sold within three days.
Samsung Electronics Viet Nam tops largest firms list (Friday, December 8,2017)
Samsung Electronics Viet Nam has overtaken Viet Nam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to become the largest firm in Viet Nam in 2017.
Viet Nam’s 100 most sustainable firms honored (Friday, December 8,2017)
Viet Nam’s 100 most sustainable businesses of 2017 were announced at a ceremony in Ha Noi on Wednesday.
Masan seen buying out Vinacafé Bien Hoa (Thursday, December 7,2017)
Masan Beverage, a subsidiary of Vietnam’s fast-moving consumer goods giant Masan Group Corporation, intends to offer a bid to buy out Vinacafé Bien Hoa JSC, according to a notice sent to the State Securities Commission on December 5.
FPT cooperates with Japan partner to offer tech solutions (Thursday, December 7,2017)
Vietnamese tech firm FPT Corporation and Japan’s Daiwa Institute of Research Holdings Ltd on December 5 struck a strategic cooperation agreement on research and development of new technology solutions.
VN telecom providers reports positive business results (Thursday, December 7,2017)
Vietnamese telecommunication companies achieved positive business results in the first 11 months of this year, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications.
Vietnamese, Spanish firms attend networking conference (Wednesday, December 6,2017)
Representatives from almost 120 Vietnamese and Spanish enterprises participated in a get-together in Hanoi on December 5 to mark the 40th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two nations.
Vietnam Airlines welcomes 200 millionth passenger (Wednesday, December 6,2017)
National carrier Vietnam Airlines organised a ceremony to welcome the 200 millionth passenger at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, HCM City, on Tuesday.
Vietnam Airlines joins hands with Bangkok Airways (Tuesday, December 5,2017)
National carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will enter into a codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways to operate flights between Viet Nam and Thailand.
Hoa Phat to build post-tensioning steel plant (Tuesday, December 5,2017)
Hoa Phat Group has decided to invest VND1 trillion (US$43.9 million) in building a high quality post-tensioning steel factory, Vu Thi Anh Tuyet, deputy director of Hoa Phat Equipment and Accessory Company Limited, said.