Vietnamese firms’ overseas investment rises nearly 2.5-fold in H1

Vietnamese firms’ overseas investment rises nearly 2.5-fold in H1

Overseas investment by Vietnamese firms neared 547 million USD in the first half of 2021, rising close to 2.5 folds against the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
US attracts most Vietnamese investment in three months

US attracts most Vietnamese investment in three months

Vietnam invested 49.3 million USD abroad in the first three months of 2020, with the US being the biggest recipient.
Schools need to focus on entrepreneurship: official

Schools need to focus on entrepreneurship: official

Entrepreneurship has been ignored by schools and young people in Vietnam for too long, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Bui The Duy has said.
US-China trade war brings more challenges than opportunities: Vietnamese firms

US-China trade war brings more challenges than opportunities: Vietnamese firms

Many Vietnamese enterprises are keeping a close eye on the escalating US-China trade war and have said the challenges from it outnumber the opportunities for them.
Global supply chains remain out of reach of Vietnamese firms

Global supply chains remain out of reach of Vietnamese firms

Many Vietnamese companies in supporting industries that can produce high-quality parts are nevertheless struggling to enter large international supply chains or are only able to supply low-value items to them.
Int’l accounting rules pave way for investment

Int’l accounting rules pave way for investment

Vietnamese firms should adopt International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) instead of current Vietnamese accounting standards (VAS) if they want to enhance transparency and become more attractive to investors.
Vietnamese firms urged to make use of CPTPP

Vietnamese firms urged to make use of CPTPP

Preferential export taxes offered by the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) are expected to be promulgated this month...
100 Vietnamese firms chosen to list products on Amazon

100 Vietnamese firms chosen to list products on Amazon

One hundred Vietnamese firms have been chosen to list their products on Amazon from June 6, 2019, under a long-term programme between the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (VTPA) and Amazon Global Selling.
Vietnamese overseas investment hits 150 million USD

Vietnamese overseas investment hits 150 million USD

The Foreign Investment Agency said in the first four months of the year, Vietnamese firms invested nearly 150 million USD in foreign markets.
Vietnamese firms advised to tap opportunities in Japanese market

Vietnamese firms advised to tap opportunities in Japanese market

There are many opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises to sell their goods in Japan, according to Yuichiro Shiotani, director general of Aeon Top Value Vietnam.
Official trade of birds nests to China to increase exports

Official trade of birds nests to China to increase exports

Demand for bird’s nests in China is increasing, offering opportunities for Vietnamese firms, but new measures are needed to enable producers to export the product directly to China, rather than carrying it over the border, according to the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development.
Firms aim to boost official farm exports to China

Firms aim to boost official farm exports to China

Many Vietnamese firms want to boost exports of agricultural products to China via official channels to gain higher value and avoid risks from unofficial cross-border trade, but face a number of difficulties in seeking to bring their trade above-board.
Vietnamese firms urged to work to win WB, ADB bids

Vietnamese firms urged to work to win WB, ADB bids

Vietnamese businesses should actively seek information and grasp the development and investment strategies of banks to win bids for projects financed by the World Bank (WB) and Asian Development Bank (ADB), said representatives of the two banks on Thursday.
Bangladesh, another potential market for Vietnam

Bangladesh, another potential market for Vietnam 1

According to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bangladesh is currently one of the biggest markets in the South Asian Region and with a population of 161 million people is also a potential growth market for Vietnamese products because of its strong purchasing power.
Vietnam seeking to top among foreign investors in Laos

Vietnam seeking to top among foreign investors in Laos

Vietnam is boosting its investment in Laos to regain its top position among foreign investors in the country.
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