ChatGPT and AI booms in Vietnam

ChatGPT and AI booms in Vietnam

AI and ChatGPT technologies are forecasted to explode, creating a new wave of technology this year.
Vietnam collects $78 million in tax from foreign tech giants in 2022

Vietnam collects $78 million in tax from foreign tech giants in 2022

Vietnam collected VND1.8 trillion ($78.26 million) in tax from cross-border platforms, such as Google, Meta, Netflix, and TikTok in 2022, according to the General Department of Taxation.
The catalyst to boost exports in 2023

The catalyst to boost exports in 2023

Free trade agreements are instrumental in the performance of Vietnam’s export businesses, underpinning the country’s export target of 6 per cent in 2023.
FDI inflows to Vietnam reach almost $1.7 billion in January

FDI inflows to Vietnam reach almost $1.7 billion in January

According to the General Statistics Office (GSO), Vietnam lured $1.69 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) as of January 20 this year, a year-on-year decrease of 19.8 per cent.
The keys to economic momentum

The keys to economic momentum

Key experts spoke to VIR about the outlook for the years ahead.
Resilient and strategic breakthroughs

Resilient and strategic breakthroughs

Based on experiences and lessons learned last years to fight against the pandemic and struggling with the uncertainties of the world’s economy, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung told VIR’s Nguyen Huong about Vietnam’s strengths, and plans to reach the goals set forth on socioeconomic development, and enhance the efficiency of investment mobilisation.
The vital mission to ramp up foreign capital attraction

The vital mission to ramp up foreign capital attraction

Vietnam’s foreign capital attraction achieved much last year. VIR’s Kim Oanh met with Phan Huu Thang, former director-general of the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, to review recent highlights and weigh up predictions for 2023.
Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan undertakes role of acting President

Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan undertakes role of acting President

Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan will undertake the role of acting President of Vietnam until the National Assembly elects a new President, the NA Standing Committee made the announcement to agencies, organisations at home and abroad, voters and people nationwide.
Power price hike on the cards in Vietnam

Power price hike on the cards in Vietnam

Despite Electricity of Vietnam’s (EVN) intention to increase energy rates to rebalance its budget for 2023, the status of coal-fired power does not yet seem to be declining.
The return of China: mostly positive news for Vietnam

The return of China: mostly positive news for Vietnam

After three years of isolation, China is finally exiting its restrictive pandemic strategy. Patrick Lenain, senior associate of the Council on Economic Policies, points out how Vietnam might take advantage from this change.
Vietnam bustles with foreign tourists during Lunar New Year

Vietnam bustles with foreign tourists during Lunar New Year

Many businesses are making efforts to promote traditional Lunar New Year experiences to foreign tourists.
Deputy PM advises Samsung to invest more in Vietnam

Deputy PM advises Samsung to invest more in Vietnam

Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai received President of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Samsung Electronics Park Hark Kyu in Hanoi on January 13 and suggested that the Korean firm expand its investment in Vietnam to tap opportunities from the sound partnership between the two countries in all fields.
Inspiring inward remittances despite challenging 2022

Inspiring inward remittances despite challenging 2022

Vietnam saw stable inward remittance flow until the end of last year despite the global economic recession and spiking inflation around the world.
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