Lifting the foreign ownership cap will pave the way for Vietnam to achieve the much sought-after “Emerging Market” status.
Vietnam Communist Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s official visit to the US this week is expected to entail a raft of cooperation and development blueprints.
PM Nguyen Tan Dung chaired a seminar with 15 large Japanese corporations on July 3 in Tokyo where he is to attend the 7th Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting.
The American School (TAS) is pleased to announce it has been granted accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
As Vietnam and the US celebrate the 20th anniversary of normalised relations this month, prominent economist Nguyen Mai looks into the vicissitudes of the two countries’ trade relations, and examines why the US has become Vietnam’s leading export market and investment partner.
Facebook on Thursday (Jul 2) confirmed that it is dabbling in video ads and sharing revenue with content creators, in a move that would compete with Google-owned YouTube.
A megaproject criticized for being environmentally unfriendly in the south-central Vietnamese province of Khanh Hoa has lost its investment license for failing to raise enough capital on time as committed.
The second quarter of 2015 was one of the most disappointing periods for the primary bond market in the past four years, recording the second lowest issuance amount.
The Century Synthetic Fibre Corporation has been licensed to build a US$90-million fibre plant in the southern Tay Ninh Province's Trang Bang District, Nhip Cau Dau Tu online newspaper reported.
Vietnam's Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, which boasts the world's largest cave Son Doong, was recognized as a world heritage site for the second time by the UNESCO on Friday, the park’s management board said.
Professional foreign belly-dancers will join the judging panel of the second Vietnam Belly Dance Festival held by Saigon Belly Dance at SC Vivo City shopping center in HCMC’s District 7 on July 11-12.
Ho Chi Minh City administration should not collect road maintenance fees from motorbike owners until the municipal People’s Council finishes reviewing all relevant reports of applying the collection, the council has requested.
The United States have won the Women's World Cup after a resounding 5-2 win over defending champions Japan in the final in Vancouver.
More than 50 workers were in a shoe factory in China's Zhejiang province when the building collapsed.
Pursuant to a plan to upgrade Vietnam’s “frontier” market classification to “emerging” market classification at MSCI and increase the flow of foreign capital to the local stock markets, on June 26 the Vietnamese government issued the landmark Decree No60/2015/ND-CP (Decree 60) to lift the 49 per cent foreign equity cap for public companies. Decree 60 is intended to add vitality to the Vietnam stock markets and boost the equitisation of state enterprises.