Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) is struggling to find sources of funding to meet its need of estimated $40 billion for its approved projects by 2020.
On top of the traditional natural beauty of northern Vietnam, Thai Nguyen province’s unique landscapes surround a national spirit which resides in numerous historic sites and cultural legacies. Together, these hold the promise to make Thai Nguyen tourism a spearhead economy of the province.
The upward trend of investment into the Vietnamese retail sector is raising the number of retail stores in the country’s big cities, which results in higher demand for prime locations in attractive real estate projects.
2017 is represents a milestone in the relationship of Vietnam and India, celebrating 45 years of diplomatic relationship and ten years of strategic cooperation between the two countries. Thus, this year, both countries hope to witness more bilateral investment and cooperation, especially in the shipbuilding sector, which is said to have yet to reach its full potential in both countries.
Masan’s buyback of its common stock is seen as one of the group’s attempts to respond to the expectations of shareholders.
With the participation of numerous printing and packaging enterprises from a great variety of countries and territories, Vietnam Print Pack 2017 promises to attract a wide range of domestic and international visitors and offer them various choices of printing and packaging products.
The 11th APEC Senior Disaster Management Officials’ Forum gathered to discuss and draw up solutions and exchange experiences in preventing and handling disasters.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment's (MPI) draft law on developing special economic zones (EZs) will provide EZ investors with major incentives, and in particular, investors of innovative startup projects will receive the most benefits.
By promoting investment, facilitating administrative procedures, enhancing the investment environment, and providing enterprises with timely support, the northern province of Thai Nguyen is becoming one of Vietnam’s hottest investment destinations.
Since the National Assembly's Resolution No.42/2017/QH14 on the pilot settlement of bad debts of credit institutions was enacted, credit institutions are more aggressive in resolving bad debts by foreclosing on collaterals.
Binh Minh Plastics JSC (ticker BMP on HoSE) has been continuously adding necessary information to complete its documents so as to remove its foreign ownership limit (FOL), so the day when 100 per cent stakes of the company becomes available to foreign investors is coming.
As Vietnam targets to have at least one million enterprises by 2020, it is forecasted that the increasing number of enterprises in the private sector will lead to a higher demand for labour. However, experts have raised concerns over the quality of the otherwise abundant labour force in Vietnam.
The 45th APEC Small and Medium Enterprises Working Group Meeting indicated the important role of small- and medium-sized enterprises in spurring economic growth, especially in the Asia-Pacific, therefore, APEC economies discussed solutions to promote the development of SMEs in the region.
When the special consumption tax (SCT) on beer increases to 65 per cent, it is estimated that consumers will have to bear a tax levy of 45.9 per cent, not to mention the possible growth of value added tax (VAT) on beer proposed by the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
Audi Vietnam has handed over 258 new vehicles to the APEC 2017 National Committee, including 186 of the five APEC limited edition models, and 72 regular edition cars.