On April 3, Hanwha Life Vietnam Co., Ltd. announced a strategic alliance with Movin Co., Ltd. to market life insurance products through telemarketing channels.
Thai-based Kasikornbank (KBank) in conjunction with the Ministry of Planning and Investment held the co-organising seminar titled "Holistic empowerment of SMEs: How public and private sectors can join hands to develop SME landscape" on March 30.
Generali Vietnam Life Insurance Limited Liability (Generali Vietnam) has recently introduced the new application called GenClaims, which remarkably pares down the duration of the claim process and in turn diminishes the notoriously long wait time.
On April 1, Sun Group and France-based hotel group AccorHotels officially inaugurated the five-star Premier Village Phu Quoc Resort in the southern island of Phu Quoc.
Swedish fast-fashion clothing retailer H&M reported the lowest profit of the past 16 years, leaving the largest inventory in the company's history, promising a large wave of clearance sales for Vietnamese fashion hunters.
Green living space, the latest trend in the real estate development sector, has been adopted by some of the leading property developers in the country, including Vingroup, Gamuda Land, and Sun Group, offering an environment-friendly lifestyle to residents in the urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi.
Perched near the bank of the Red River, Vietnam’s first verdure labyrinth opened its gates from March 8 in the outskirt of Hanoi, wondrously disorienting excited visitors.
In the new age of streaming everything, responsible entertainment draws more attention than ever as the copyrights of original artists such as producers and composers, amateur or professional, are being violated left and right in small-scale music markets, and especially in Vietnam.
On March 11, CapitaLand Vietnam hosted the “Feng Shui and Astrology 2018” seminar with the presence of the world’s leading expert on Feng Shui and Chinese metaphysics, Dato’ Joey Yap.
On March 14, Vietnam International Commercial Joint Stock Bank (VIB) officially announced the 2018 targets and made proposals to pay dividend and conduct its ESOP, as well as raise charter capital.
On March 10, HDBank's first international chess tournament was held in the capital of Hanoi, following the bank's past seven tournaments hosted in Ho Chi Minh City.
On March 10, the second sakura tree planting event was held in Hoa Binh Peace Park by the AEON Environment Foundation as part of environment conservation activities in the capital, including the "Hanoi One-million Tree Planting Project."
On March 9, Phoenix Legend Halong Bay Villas and Hotel was officially inaugurated in Halong Bay, introducing the five-star hotel MGallery and the condominium MGallery Residence under the management of Accor, a world-leading firm focusing on the consultation, management, and operation of high-class hotels.
The food safety assessment of Golden Rice was recently greenlighted in the markets of Australia and New Zealand as the rice variety from now on could be treated as nutritious and safe-for-human-consumption GM food.
Following the recent case of $13.2 million vanishing from a savings account at Eximbank, numerous commercial banks introduced new solutions to strengthen deposit security to restore faith in the finance-banking sector.