Will Vietnam become a big geopolitical beneficiary?

Will Vietnam become a big geopolitical beneficiary?

As long as China continues its current pandemic policy and disruptions such as the Ukraine conflict continues, interest in the China+1 strategy is likely to grow. Kevin Coppel, Asia-Pacific managing director, and Christine Li, Asia-Pacific head of research for Knight Frank in Singapore, explain how Vietnam could well emerge as the greatest beneficiary.
Danish investors pinpointing rising potential of Vietnam’s green energy

Danish investors pinpointing rising potential of Vietnam’s green energy

Kim Højlund Christensen, Danish Ambassador to Vietnam, told VIR’s Nguyen Thu why establishment of a legal framework that allows companies to document related data can help attract high-quality investment from abroad.
US institutions here to help local leverage

US institutions here to help local leverage

A number of US-headquartered investment funds and financial institutions are displaying a growing appetite for Vietnam’s market, but regulatory bottlenecks must be expeditiously addressed to realise their ambition.
Vietnam calls for more Greek involvement

Vietnam calls for more Greek involvement

An upcoming agreement on double taxation avoidance between Vietnam and Greece is expected to help the former to lure more investment from the south-eastern European country, with both sides set to increase their bilateral trade.
Certainty in policy vital for fortunes of renewables

Certainty in policy vital for fortunes of renewables

Vietnam has witnessed a renewables boom in recent years, and it is hoped sufficient legislation will ensure the miracle is repeated.
Implications for Vietnam in the bold transition to net-zero

Implications for Vietnam in the bold transition to net-zero

More than 130 countries, including Vietnam, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, and Thailand, have made (or are considering) net-zero pledges.
UK and Vietnam hold talks to strengthen economic ties

UK and Vietnam hold talks to strengthen economic ties

The United Kingdom and Vietnam have just organised their first Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) in three years on May 25.
All to play for in e-commerce rise

All to play for in e-commerce rise

The past two years have seen the rapid growth of e-commerce in Vietnam. However, now that offline retailers are slowly taking back their market share, e-commerce players must decide how they fit into retail’s post-pandemic future.
JPMorgan Chase, N.A. Ho Chi Minh City Branch announces capital injection into Vietnam

JPMorgan Chase, N.A. Ho Chi Minh City Branch announces capital injection into Vietnam

JPMorgan Chase, N.A. Ho Chi Minh City Branch announced a capital injection of $123 million into its branch entity on May 26.
Real estate bonds shackled by rules

Real estate bonds shackled by rules

Although experts believe that rating agencies are an indispensable element of a healthy and transparent market, and a significant fundraising channel, real estate developers may suffer hurdles due to stringent bond issuance rules.
Masterise Group leads programmes to support the young affected by the pandemic

Masterise Group leads programmes to support the young affected by the pandemic

Masterise Group continues its Build a Better Future journey through a series of programmes to support children and young people affected by the pandemic.
Tackling slowing public investment for good of nation

Tackling slowing public investment for good of nation

A large proportion of public investment capital in the first four months of this year has not yet been assigned following detailed plans.
Siemens to build one of Europe’s largest shore power connections in Kiel

Siemens to build one of Europe’s largest shore power connections in Kiel

Seehafen Kiel GmbH & Co. KG has commissioned Siemens AG with the construction of two additional SIHARBOR shore power plants at Kiel’s Ostuferhafen.
A week of F&B innovation and a journey into the future of food at Thaifex

A week of F&B innovation and a journey into the future of food at Thaifex

Running from May 24 to 28, Thaifex–Anuga Asia 2022 food and beverage trade fair officially welcomes exhibitors and visitors to IMPACT Muang Thong Thani.
Bolstering cybersecurity along with the rise of NFT games

Bolstering cybersecurity along with the rise of NFT games

Last Thursday, Vietnam Investment Review hosted the talk show ‘Cybersecurity Issues with NFT Games’, during which the guests not only discussed some of the most daunting questions regarding the security of blockchain games but also gave advice on how to successfully establish a project, as well as what kind of legal framework would be necessary to guide companies and end-users.