Vietnam Investment Review - VIR

Corporate

Japan's Nitori Holdings to build factory in VN
06:35 04/05/2015 Japan's Nitori Holdings to build factory in VN

Nitori Holdings, the owner of the Japan's biggest chain of furniture supermarkets, will build a furniture factory in Viet Nam in 2017.

Investing

Can Tho looks to revive IZs allure
09:36 02/05/2015 Can Tho looks to revive IZs allure

A comprehensive suite of measures are urgently needed to help ramp up the appeal of Can Tho’s export processing and industrial zones in the eyes of investors.

Property

FLC Group invests US$162 million in Binh Dinh complex
06:38 04/05/2015 FLC Group invests US$162 million in Binh Dinh complex

The southern Binh Dinh Province has awarded an investment licence to the FLC Group to build the Nhon Ly resort, villas and high-end entertainment complex in the province's Quy Nhon City.

Money

Finance Ministry to issue bond-for-debt swap
16:10 01/05/2015 Finance Ministry to issue bond-for-debt swap

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has asked the Government of Viet Nam to issue new Government bonds in the international capital markets for debt rescheduling.

Province

HCM City develops seaport system
06:31 04/05/2015 HCM City develops seaport system

HCM City is developing a system of seaports to facilitate trade activities between the city and its vicinity.

Travel

Walk on the seabed in Vietnam’s Nha Trang, why not?
07:11 04/05/2015 Walk on the seabed in Vietnam’s Nha Trang, why not?

A seawalking service offered in Nha Trang City has captured the great attention of tourists since it was launched in March this year.

Leisure

Stroll around Saigon to see it’s not really boring as criticized
07:18 04/05/2015 Stroll around Saigon to see it’s not really boring as criticized

A Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper contributor has envisioned a tour around Saigon, suggesting tourists visit various places of interest and explore every nook and cranny on foot, amid complaints that there is not much to see in the city.

Society

Fighter jets might have collided with each other before crash: Lt Gen
07:14 04/05/2015 Fighter jets might have collided with each other before crash: Lt Gen

The two Sukhoi Su-22 fighter jets whose black boxes have been found might have collided with each other before they crashed off central Vietnam more than two weeks ago, leaving two pilots dead, an air officer has said.

Sports

Valencia take charge of Champions League chase
06:53 04/05/2015 Valencia take charge of Champions League chase

Valencia moved three points clear of Sevilla in the fight for the fourth Champions League place in La Liga with a comfortable 3-1 win over Eibar on Sunday.

World News

Britain's baby princess meets the grandparents
07:02 04/05/2015 Britain's baby princess meets the grandparents

Prince William and his wife Kate showed off their new baby daughter to their loved ones on Sunday as they thanked people around the world for their messages of congratulations.

Your Consultant

Green lending offers a new local growth model
10:57 20/04/2015 Green lending offers a new local growth model

Vietnam is one of the world’s most vulnerable countries in terms of climate variability and change. Current global emission trends, leading to the world becoming 4°C warmer by 2100, will dramatically increase the country’s vulnerabilities to climate-related threats, such as increased incidences of natural disasters and rising sea levels.