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APEC officials urge Vietnam to break SOE dominance

APEC officials urge Vietnam to break SOE dominance

International experts have provided Vietnam with some words of wisdom to improve its competitiveness via reducing state-owned enterprises’ dominance over many economic sectors where their operations are inefficient.

Taxis claim unfair competition

Taxis claim unfair competition

Taxi firms are calling for fair competition with tech-based rivals Uber and Grab, which have seen a rapid development in the past two years in Viet Nam.

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FDI hits $3.4 billion in first two months

FDI hits $3.4 billion in first two months

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Viet Nam reached US$3.4 billion in the first two months of the year, up 21.5 per cent, compared to the same period last year, the Foreign Investment Agency’s latest statistics has revealed.

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Brazil reverses decision of robusta coffee import

Brazil reverses decision of robusta coffee import

Brazil provisionally suspended its decision allowing the country’s import of robusta coffee for the first time in history, including from Việt Nam.

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VSIP co-chairman: a vision turned symbol

VSIP co-chairman: a vision turned symbol

Nguyen Van Hung is chairman and CEO of Becamex IDC, a leading name in the development of industrial, residential, urban, and transportation infrastructure in Vietnam. As co-chairman of VSIP Group, a landmark Singaporean joint venture, Hung is a passionate believer in enhancing Vietnam’s industrial development and business competitiveness through foreign investment.

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Largest cineplex in Hà Nội forced to close at Vincom centres (update)

Largest cineplex in Hà Nội forced to close at Vincom centres (update)

Platinum Cineplex, the biggest cinema operator by screen in Hà Nội, will be forced to cease operations at three Vincom trading centres on Friday ahead of an expiration date agreed in the lease with the Vincom Retail Joint Stock Company.

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VSIP commitment to a long-term vision

VSIP commitment to a long-term vision

Nearly a decade ago, L. D. Hung moved from his hometown at Quang Ngai province to the South, seeking a better life.

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CFA Institute holds 2nd Annual Forecast Dinner in Ho Chi Minh City

CFA Institute holds 2nd Annual Forecast Dinner in Ho Chi Minh City

Following the success of last year’s event, the community of the CFA Institute members in Vietnam yesterday organised its 2nd Annual Forecast Dinner in Ho Chi Minh City, joined by leading experts from Vietnam and Asia-Pacific region.

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BEPS action plan in APEC to be deployed

BEPS action plan in APEC to be deployed

In the framework of APEC Finance and Central Bank Deputies meeting on February 23, 2017, the Ministry of Finance’s General Department of Taxation organized a side-workshop on “BEPS Action Plan Deployment in APEC” on February 22, 2017 in the south-central city of Nha Trang.

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Vietnam in “golden period” for M&A

Vietnam in “golden period” for M&A

2017 seems to be an unpredictable year for the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, when both the world economy and politics fluctuate.

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Bank restructuring and settling bad debts: We need to be more critical

Bank restructuring and settling bad debts: We need to be more critical

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) is drafting a "special" law to boost bank restructuring and settle bad debts, which would remove all the obstacles in the existing legal regulations.

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MWG 2017 growth prospects uncertain

MWG 2017 growth prospects uncertain

In 2016, thanks to the growth of its revenue, profit, and the expansion of its operating network, Mobile World Investment Corporation (MWG) continuously reported record stock prices.

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APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

Meetings within the framework of the first Senior Official Meeting of APEC (SOM-1) are taking place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province. The meetings will determine APEC activities throughout 2017 which will change global growth, trade and investment.

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APEC experts debate disaster risk financing, insurance policies

APEC experts debate disaster risk financing, insurance policies

More than 100 delegates from 21 APEC member economies, APEC financial officials, and experts from a number of international financial organisations attended a seminar on disaster risk financing and insurance policies in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province on February 21.

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Shell launches LNG outlook

Shell launches LNG outlook

Global demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached 265 million tonnes (MT) in 2016 – enough to supply power to around 500 million homes a year. This included an increase in net LNG imports of 17 MT.

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Ministry sets import quotas for eggs, cigarettes

Ministry sets import quotas for eggs, cigarettes

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced import quotas of 8,400; 8,820 and 9,261 cartons of eggs (a dozen each) for 2017, 2018 and 2019, respectively.

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