citi named vietnams best digital corporate bank

Citi named Vietnam’s Best Digital Corporate Bank

Citi claimed the top spot as Vietnam’s Best Digital Corporate/Institutional Bank in the World’s Best Digital Bank Awards 2022 by Global Finance.
hunt for fresh land banks taking off across key regions

Hunt for fresh land banks taking off across key regions

A series of large real estate projects have been bought up by investors as they move towards assets in second-tier cities, with land availability limited in major urban areas.
by 2045 vietnam wants to have five metropolises of international stature

By 2045, Vietnam wants to have five metropolises of international stature

The government's action plan to achieve Resolution No.06-NQ/TW of the Politburo on planning, building, management, and sustainable development of urban areas in Vietnam until 2030, with a vision to 2045, calls for the establishment of five vibrant urban metropolises by 2045.
personnel citing healthy workplaces over salary issues

Personnel citing healthy workplaces over salary issues

The need to find a suitable working environment is increasingly becoming a top priority for employees, especially after the pandemic, with workers paying more attention to health issues and changing their perspective on the importance of work.
vietnamese korean woman honoured for charity efforts in rok

Vietnamese-Korean woman honoured for charity efforts in RoK

Nguyen Thi Tam Tinh has been selected by authorities in Seoul to become the first foreigner with Korean citizenship to receive the prestigious Daesang award in recognition of her dedication to charitable activities.
asia pacific social entrepreneurs call for stronger systems to address climate risks

Asia Pacific social entrepreneurs call for stronger systems to address climate risks

Over two-thirds of young social entrepreneurs cited access to adequate financial resources as their biggest obstacle to advancing climate action.
vpbank freshly inks syndicated loan worth 500 million

VPBank freshly inks syndicated loan worth $500 million

With fresh international financing sources secured, VPBank has once again affirmed its reputation in the loan syndication market and strengthened its lending capacity to finance local small- and medium-sized enterprises, women-owned businesses and many social projects to enhance the overall infrastructure and improve the quality of life for Vietnamese citizens.
new data centres popping up in vietnams major cities

New data centres popping up in Vietnam’s major cities

The unveiling of new data centre plans in Vietnam is increasing rapidly, with the entry of a series of international and domestic corporations claiming to be building the biggest and best in-demand facilities.
how intelligent lights make cities smarter safer and greener

How intelligent lights make cities smarter, safer and greener

Smart cities around the world are modernising urban areas in incredibly innovative ways. In Vietnam, developing smart cities is expected to address population growth in the country's major urban centres.
volvo car vietnam launches new generation cars at vietnam motorshow 2022

Volvo Car Vietnam launches new generation cars at Vietnam Motorshow 2022

At the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), Volvo Car Vietnam launched a completely new line-up of cars for the Vietnamese market. This includes seven exciting new hybrid & mild-hybrid models.
making the right choices for private airport expansion

Making the right choices for private airport expansion

Vietnam’s airport development plan for 2030 is a hot issue, attracting much interest among private investors and cities and provinces. Tony Foster, managing partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, delves into future opportunities, possible risks, and lessons from other countries.
ericsson highlights consumer insights on the next wave of 5g adoption

Ericsson highlights consumer insights on the next wave of 5G adoption

At least 510 million consumers across 37 markets will take up 5G in 2023, offering an exciting wave of opportunities for those that want to explore potential of 5G, according to Ericsson’s largest consumer study.
competition heats up for holiday shopping storage

Competition heats up for holiday shopping storage

The shortage of professional warehouse systems in big cities like Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh is leading to stiff competition between e-commerce platforms in the coming festive season.
the amata journey creating smart industrial cities

The Amata journey – creating smart industrial cities

Founded in 1989 and fired by the vision of founder, Thai entrepreneur Vikrom Kromadit, Amata has grown from a tiny entity into an industrial giant with industrial estates covering over 10,000 hectares of land on strategically located sites in Thailand and Vietnam, with more in development in Laos and Myanmar.
serious lessons to take on board for vietnams airport development targets

Serious lessons to take on board for Vietnam’s airport development targets

Cities and provinces in Vietnam are rushing to develop more airports to support their socioeconomic development. Juergen Weber, chairman of the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam’s Transportation and Logistics Sector Committee, talked to VIR’s Bich Thuy about the importance of airport development to a locality.