ct group first corporation to launch a talent acquisition centre

CT Group: first corporation to launch a Talent Acquisition Centre

CT Group held an intimate HR Dinner exchange programme with the participation of leaders from prestigious universities and top employers in Vietnam on the evening of September 24. At the same time, the group also launched a Talent Acquisition Centre (TAC) with seven domestic divisions, including a Hanoi and international branch.
learning the lessons of proptech failures

Learning the lessons of proptech failures

Inadequate use of capital, inefficient management, and being unable to keep track of market demand have all caused the end of some startups, even those that have enjoyed capital injections worth tens of millions of US dollars.
vietnam utilising its advantages of logistics to aid supply chain advances

Vietnam utilising its advantages of logistics to aid supply chain advances

Vietnam’s logistics system remains less competitive than some neighbouring countries. Marco Civardi, CEO of JAS China & Hong Kong, a privately-owned international freight forwarder, gave VIR’s Bich Ngoc his assessment of the shifting of manufacturers to Vietnam and how the country is positioning itself to be more integrated into the global supply chain.
deg impulse and novagroup start project for underprivileged students

DEG Impulse and NovaGroup start project for underprivileged students

NovaGroup and DEG Impulse, a subsidiary of DEG, the German Development Finance Institution, on September 26, announced the project “Teaching English and Informatics for Free for Primary School Students” in Binh Thuan and Dong Thap provinces.
virtual internships raised 143 million in series a round

Virtual Internships raised $14.3 million in Series A round

Virtual Internships, an edtech company from the United Kingdom, has successfully raised $ 14.3 million in Series A led by a global coalition of investors including Hambro Perks, Sequoia India & Southeast Asia’s Surge, Arsenal Growth, Kaplan, Ascend Vietnam Ventures, and STIC Investment.
the wider impact of propzy collapse to the proptech sector

The wider impact of Propzy collapse to the proptech sector

With proptech startup Propzy ceasing operations, VIR’s Bich Ngoc spoke with Doan Tung, chief marketing and growth officer from Houze Group, to discover how proptech businesses like Houze can reduce risks and if Propzy’s downfall will impact investment flows.
investors and buyers play waiting game in credit switch

Investors and buyers play waiting game in credit switch

The State Bank of Vietnam finally created extra credit room for some banks on September 7. However, the extension is deemed low and may not help real estate businesses and homebuyers access feasible capital sources for their projects.
usaid launches 14 million project to help ho chi minh city accelerate its green growth

USAID launches $14 million project to help Ho Chi Minh City accelerate its green growth

The United States Mission to Vietnam, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), and Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee launched a project to accelerate renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions on September 20.
vietnamese proptech startup propzy ceases operation

Vietnamese proptech startup Propzy ceases operation

Startup proptech Propzy just released an internal announcement to stop its operation on September 12, and all employee labour contracts are terminated effective September 13 at 12.01am.
singapores deputy prime minister visits block71 saigon

Singapore's deputy prime minister visits Block71 Saigon

Becamex IDC was honoured to host the visit of Deputy Prime Minister and Singapore Coordinating Minister for Economic Policy Heng Swee Keat and his delegation at the Block71 Saigon office on September 14.
singapores deputy prime minister heng swee keat visits vsip

Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat visits VSIP

Within the framework of an official visit to Vietnam, his excellency Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister of Economic Policies of the Republic of Singapore, and his delegation made a working visit to VSIP I - Binh Duong Industrial Park on September 14.
fixing land use rights for foreigners

Fixing land use rights for foreigners

Adding the provision that foreign individuals would be allowed to use residential land in Vietnam to the revised Law on Land could ensure uniformity and better consistency in the country’s current legal system.
viva land introduced service excellence unit to bring best customer experiences

Viva Land introduced Service Excellence Unit to bring best customer experiences

Viva Land (VN) Management and Development JSC (Viva Land) officially announced its core values and Service Excellence Unit to bring best customer experiences, at the art night with the theme of Harmony in Balance on September 9.
vinacapital led consortium to invest in 13 billion wind power project

VinaCapital led consortium to invest in $13 billion wind power project

The consortium of VinaCapital Group and EDF Renewables proposed surveying four locations to implement an offshore wind power project in Ba Ria - Vung Tau province with a total project investment of about $13 billion and a capacity of 3,000MW.
hvacr exhibition shares advanced technologies for sustainable energy development

HVACR exhibition shares advanced technologies for sustainable energy development

The 3-day International Exhibition on Energy Power Vietnam Solutions (EPV) – Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, Air Purification, and Refrigeration Systems (HVACR) and Marine (INMEX) held from September 7 to 9 provided up-to-date professional information and opportunities to connect and find potential partners for the enterprises.