Vietnam Investment Review - VIR

Corporate

Vinafood 2 pushes off equitisation to January 2017
17:06 28/09/2016 Vinafood 2 pushes off equitisation to January 2017

Vietnam Southern Food Corporation Limited (Vinafood 2) has been authorised to extend its equitisation deadline to January 30, 2017, according to newswire Bnews.vn.

Investing

Vinaxuki wants to resume its dream of “Made in Vietnam” cars
17:03 28/09/2016 Vinaxuki wants to resume its dream of “Made in Vietnam” cars

Xuan Kien Auto JSC (Vinaxuki) has expressed its desire to resume working on its dream of “Made in Vietnam” cars.

Property

InterContinental Danang on top of Asia-Pacific
13:17 26/09/2016 InterContinental Danang on top of Asia-Pacific

InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has added to its long list of achievements by winning the “Best Resort Hotel in Asia-Pacific” title awarded by Business Traveller magazine.

Money

Sabeco gets approval to list shares on HOSE
14:24 28/09/2016 Sabeco gets approval to list shares on HOSE

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has approved Sai Gon Alcohol, Beer and Beverages Corporation's listing (Sabeco) on the HCM Stock Exchange (HOSE), an official said on September 26.

Province

Thanh Hóa needs development measures
09:16 28/09/2016 Thanh Hóa needs development measures

The central province of Thanh Hóa needs proper socio-economic development policies and measures in the light of international integration, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said at a working session with local authorities in Hà Nội yesterday.

Travel

Story of the famous Quang noodle
09:39 28/09/2016 Story of the famous Quang noodle

Every region in Viet Nam features unique culinary specialties. Pho hails from Ha Noi. Bun bo comes from the central city of Hue.

Leisure

Elle Fashion Journey 2016 to open in HCM City
09:23 28/09/2016 Elle Fashion Journey 2016 to open in HCM City

Vietnamese and foreign fashion designers will introduce luxury and ready-to-wear clothing and accessories at the Elle Fashion Journey 2016 at HCM City’s Gem Centre this week. 

Society

Historic rains deluge HCM City roads - Environment
09:12 28/09/2016 Historic rains deluge HCM City roads - Environment

The need to accelerate flood-prevention projects has become more urgent than ever as HCM City mobilised workers and pumps to remove water from flooded streets following a historic downpour on Monday evening that inundated the city.

Sports

Schuerrle frustrates Madrid as Leicester win again
09:50 28/09/2016 Schuerrle frustrates Madrid as Leicester win again

PARIS: Andre Schuerrle smashed in a late equaliser as Borussia Dortmund held Real Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday, while Leicester City claimed another famous European victory.

World News

WTO drastically cuts global trade forecast
14:43 28/09/2016 WTO drastically cuts global trade forecast

GENEVA: The World Trade Organisation on Tuesday (Sep 27) downshifted its global trade forecast, warning that anti-globalisation rhetoric and Brexit were pushing trade growth to its slowest pace since the financial crisis.

Your Consultant

Vietnam's challenge in protecting IP under TPP
09:44 21/09/2016 Vietnam's challenge in protecting IP under TPP

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement was officially concluded on February 4, 2016 by 12 countries, including Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the US and Viet Nam.