In commemoration of Liberation Day on April 30, VIR spoke with leaders of foreign firms in Vietnam about Ho Chi Minh City’s 42-year development, and its attractiveness to foreign investment as the country’s regional economic and financial hub.
Today, Moody’s Investors Service has reaffirmed the Vietnamese government’s B1 issuer and senior unsecured ratings and revised the outlook to “positive” from “stable,” lauding its strong performance in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction, macroeconomic and external stability, as well as recognising the likelihood that government debt will be stabilised at around current levels.
Vietnam’s trade deficit is becoming a burning problem as the country’s new free trade agreements are coming into effect.
Samsung Vietnam yesterday held its Global Samsung Aptitude Test (GSAT) for applicants from both the north and the south at the National Convention Center (NCC) and at Samsung HCMC Complex (SEHC).
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc met in Vientiane on Thursday with Vietnamese investors to hear about their difficulties in a bid to help create favourable conditions for Vietnamese investments in Laos.
Microsoft has announced that Team CIMOL from Indonesia won the inaugural Imagine Cup Southeast Asia Finals, beating nine other teams to the top prize.
An influx of transport and real estate projects planned for Can Gio has created a land fever in this island district. Alongside with expectations of what the turnaround could do for one of poorest areas in Ho Chi Minh City, many experts have raised concerns about the environmental threats that come with such a development. Gia Huy reports.
Petrolimex Insurance Joint Stock Company (PJICO), with code PGI on the HCM Stock Exchange, will sell 20 per cent of its charter capital to Samsung Fire&Marine Insurance.
Although Long An Province has taken the lead in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in Mekong Delta, it is still undertaking different measures to improve its competitiveness and investment climate.
The sixth annual Asia Golf Tourism Convention, to be held this month in Danang, is anticipated to bring an assortment of development opportunities to the city’s luxury travel segment.
“Je Fais la Mort”, a movie by French director Jean-Paul Salomé, will be introduced at L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien, Hanoi on May 5.
Following six months of construction, the central city inaugurated its first road tunnel at the intersection of Lê Duẩn and Trần Phú streets on the west bank of the Hàn River yesterday.
BARCELONA: Rafael Nadal hailed a "dream start" to his clay court season after romping to his 10th Barcelona Open on Sunday (Apr 30) with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Austria's Dominic.
JAKARTA: At least 11 people were killed Sunday (Apr 30) when a bus rammed into several other vehicles in Indonesia's West Java province after a suspected brake failure, police said.
The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) is drafting a Decree to guide the implementation of the Law on Social Insurance on compulsory social insurance for foreign workers in Viet Nam.