June 29, 2018 | 17:54
Foreign investors are expected to help domestic e-payment firms create new things and make a difference in the competition with foreign players.
April 21, 2018 | 10:44
The Vietnamese medicine market awash with potential and opportunities has recently lured a host of domestic and foreign investors.
February 27, 2018 | 22:48
Vietcombank’s recent move to put 7.6 million shares of Vietnam Airlines on sale is lauded as a shrewed decision.
February 27, 2018 | 18:50
Domestic real estate firms listed on the Vietnamese bourse reported inundating profits totalling at $6.8 billion, up 39 per cent against 2016.
March 30, 2013 | 09:15
Results from the first official gold auction held recently by the State Bank of Viet Nam were unexpected, with the domestic gold price going up as the global gold price fell.
March 25, 2013 | 08:24
Anti-dumping and anti-subsidy lawsuits are posing a big challenge to Vietnam during its international integration process.
February 27, 2013 | 10:44
The gap between global and domestic gold prices reached a record VND5.5 million ($264) per tael last week, prompting measures to resolve the situation in order to protect the macro-economy.
February 04, 2013 | 17:06
The price of gold in Vietnam, long coveted here as a hedge against economic uncertainty, remains substantially higher than the international price, even though the State Bank now exerts control on the trading of gold bars.
February 04, 2013 | 15:35
Senior economist Nguyen Minh Phong examines the bullion market after recent gold bar transaction moves and suggests ways to ensure a stable market.
January 10, 2013 | 15:00
At least 52 million people around the world – mainly women - are employed as domestic workers, according to the first research of its kind conducted by the International Labour Organization (ILO).
January 08, 2013 | 16:22
Maritime rulers’ supports appear to do little in helping Vietnamese shipping companies stay afloat in the fierce competition with foreign firms.
October 31, 2012 | 10:54
Foreign companies are aggressively expanding into Vietnam’s food market, with Thailand’s CP Group an outstanding player. Nguyen Chi Nguyen, general secretary of the Food and Foodstuff Association of Ho Chi Minh City, talks to VIR about the sector’s landscape.
September 11, 2012 | 15:19
Vietnam-made medicines are losing out to due consumers’ and doctors’ obsession with foreign products.
August 14, 2012 | 08:06
At the moment, however, potential foreign investors can only wait in anticipation that the government opts to takes one step forward in the right direction without the two steps back.
October 07, 2011 | 13:04
Asia Commercial Bank, Techcombank, Eximbank, Sacombank and DongA Bank have been authorised alongside Sai Gon Jewelry Co (SJC) to trade in gold bars at quoted global prices in an effort to stabilise the chaotic domestic market for gold.