Vientnam stock market 2015

Jan 28: VN-Index Rallies to Two-month High, Led by Banks

Stocks on the Hochiminh Stock Exchange rebounded on Wednesday, sending the market benchmark VN-Index to a two-month high, as investors returned to buy local shares on growing confidence More...

Jan 26: VN-Index Retreats on Waning Confidence

Stocks on the Hochiminh Stock Exchange failed to hold gains until the closing time on Monday, paring the last week’s gains, as the investor confidence weakened on lack of boosting More...

Jan 26: HNX-Index Extends Six-week High, Led by Blue-chips

Stocks on the Hanoi Stock Exchange started the new week in a green note, extending the six-week high of the market benchmark HNX-Index and widening the winning run to three days, More...

Construction of $466mn Asia Park hits by land disputes in central Vietnam

Asia Park Danang

A multimillion-dollar amusement park project in the central Vietnamese city of Da Nang has been marred by complaints from More...

Ascott opens its 1st Somerset serviced residence in Hai Phong

Ascott Hai Phong

CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has opened its first More...

Mobifone IPO VNPT, MobiFone prepare for overseas investments

Along with Viettel, the Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and MobiFone plan to reach out...

vietnam medical imports Seven foreign pharmaceutical companies forced to stop their business

Seven foreign pharmaceutical firms’ business registrations and drug importing licenses were suspended for 12 months starting...

Vietnam ecommerce Investors flock to Vietnam as e-commerce market expands

Foreign-run online shops in the past have been less popular than Vietnamese-run ones, which understand local...

Vietnam, EU conclude last FTA talk round

Vietnam trade 2014

Vietnam and the European Union (EU) concluded the 11th and the last round of free trade agreement negotiations More...

US – the largest market for Vietnamese products

The US has become the biggest importer of Vietnam, with two-way trade turnover reaching approximately US$28.5 billion in 2014, up 19.6%..

Vietnam coal imports off to an early start

Vietnam has imported its first coal for 2015 to help generate electricity to keep up with rising business and consumer demand,..

70 percent of Vietnamese CEOs are over 50 years old

Vietnamese CEOs

More than 73% of the chief executive officers (CEOs) of large enterprises in Vietnam were born in the 50s and More...

PetroVietnam named Vietnam’s largest enterprise in 2014

The Vietnam National Gas and Oil Group (PetroVietnam) topped the list of Vietnam’s 500 largest enterprises (VNR500) in 2014, which was..

Vietnam’s enterprises not yet ready for int’l integration

While many businesses are struggling with the question “to be or not to be”, enormously important and volatile changes are soon..
wet rice

Vietnam’s reliance on imports in agriculture leaves less profit for farmers

Vietnam had a bumper 2014 with bountiful crops and high farm produce export prices, but farmers believe there is nothing to..
HCM City infrastructure

The nation plans for transport restructuring by 2020 

Vietnam aims to build 2,000 km of highways by 2020 under a transport restructuring project adopted by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan..
Vietnam seafood exports

Wave of bankruptcy of seafood producers

Many seafood processing companies in southwestern provinces of Vietnam have gone bankrupt, resulting in the instability of the largest aquaculture area..