Against a healthy economic backdrop, including high GDP growth and stable inflation coupled with positive demographic changes, Vietnam has witnessed dynamic merger and acquisition (M&A) activities in 2014 and early 2015 with numerous significant and notew
The official first visit to Vietnam last week by UK Prime Minister David Cameron has given a big boost to the two nations’ investment and trade co-operation, with several major deals signed.
With planeload of business men and women, UK PM David Cameron’s visit to Viet Nam is indicative of growing ties, particularly in trade and investment fields.
The Viet Nam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) will divest its holding in the Viet Nam Public Bank (PVcomBank) this year, a government's press conference was told last Friday.
Despite a seven-month decrease in newly-registered and expanded foreign direct investment, a significant rise in disbursement of this type of capital has reflected foreign investors’ climbing confidence and contribution to Vietnam’s economy.
Viet Nam's exports of electronics, computers and components saw a sharp year-on-year increase of 57.8 per cent, hitting US$8.7 billion in the first seven months of this year.
It has been more than a month since Vietnam’s Law on Real Estate Business came into effect. Investors and their legal advisers had been eagerly anticipating this law, as it sees Vietnam move towards a more transparent legal framework for the real estate sector.
The rise in selling power and market caution made the VN Index on the HCM Stock Exchange lose 11.43 points, or 1.84 per cent, to close at 609.63 points.
On the eve of the conference to promote investment to Ha Nam province held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6 by the provincial People’s Committee, the Central Party Committee’s Economic Committee, and the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee, Mai Tien Dung, Ha Nam Party Secretary and Chairman of the People’s Council, spoke to VIR’s Khoi Nguyen about the province’s huge potential for investors.
If you are invited to book a seat on a bus traveling from Hanoi to the famous tourist town of Sa Pa, do not hesitate to say no, as there is no such service.
After the first jointly produced TV drama Nguoi cong su (fellow worker), Vietnam Television (VTV) and Japan’s Tokyo Broadcasting System (TBS) Television will turn out the second drama “Khuc hat mat troi” (the sun’s song).
While iced tea tanks put along the streets to help people quench their thirst for free can easily be spotted across Ho Chi Minh City, the imitation of the good deed in Hanoi has been treated differently.
State management of sports in Vietnam needs to be restructured since it has remained unchanged over the last 30 years, according to a former sports leader in Ho Chi Minh City.
US President Barack Obama will on Monday unveil what he called the "biggest, most important step we've ever taken" to fight climate change, a sensitive issue central to his legacy.
On June 22, 2015, the finance ministry issued Circular 96/2015/TT-BTC, guiding the corporate income tax regime in Decree 12/2015/ND-CP ("Decree 12") of the government, dated February 12, 2015.