Van Don Casino

A number of casino tycoons have visited Vietnam in recent years, promising to develop multi-billion dollar casino projects in the country, but then they left. Will they return once their demands are satisfied? One of the investors, Las Vegas Sand, after the first working visit to the country several years ago has returned but they have not had any plan for the casino project in Quang Ninh. Local media More...

Vietnam Stock Market

VN’s first ETF to list certificates next week

The fund certificates of Viet Nam’s first exchange-traded fund (ETF) VFMVN30 will be listed from October 6, the HCM City Stock Exchange has announced. The number of listed More...

Blue chip slump drags down share prices

Shares last week continued to slide mainly over the slump in blue chips, as investors helped to drive down market liquidity by becoming more cautious following the previous week’s More...

Sep 24: VN-Index Slides Seventh Day on Blue-chips

Stocks on the Hochiminh Stock Exchange declined for a seventh straight day on Wednesday, thus pulling the market benchmark VN-Index to a six-week low, as investors continued More...

New decree proposes huge hikes in land prices

real estate

A draft decree on land prices could drive investment rates much higher, businesses fear. Under the draft decree, now open More...

Apartment buyers to sue Keangnam Vina


A court hearing in which apartment buyers were set to sue Keangnam Vina – the investor of the Keangnam Hanoi More...

Vietnam supermarket Hanoi vows to build more supermarkets, eliminate traditional markets

Despite economists’ opposition to the 1,000-supermarket plan proposed by the Hanoi Industry and Trade Department, officials...

Bong Mieu mining site Canadian gold company resumes operation after two months

A Besra Group representative said on September 29 that while waiting to settle tax debts with...

Vietnam seafood Vietnam aims for just four key industries

Viet Nam this week announced an action plan that maps out strategies to develop four key...

Trade confidence hits 3-yr high

Vietnam trade

The HSBC Trade Confidence Index rose to 120 in the first half of 2014, the highest in three-and-a-half years, More...

Vietnam posts US$1.86 billion trade surplus with Japan

Vietnam saw a trade surplus of nearly US$1.86 billion from exports to Japan in the first eight months of 2014, representing..

Exports to Belgium sharply increase

Vietnam earned US$1.06 billion from commodity exports to Belgium in the first seven months of 2014, representing a year-on-year surge of..

Who is the second-ranked dollar billionaire in Vietnam?

Nguyen Thi Nga

After Mr. Pham Nhat Vuong, the following names are said to be the most outstanding candidates for the second More...

PetroVietnam revenue hits $23 Billion

Viet Nam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) achieved 74 per cent of its annual target by earning VND492 trillion (US$23.4..

Two VN groups among top 100 ASEAN enterprises

Vietnam-based property developer Vingroup Joint Stock Co (Vingroup) and Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) have been listed among ASEAN..

Agriculture needs investment

New policies that would attract investment in the hi-tech agriculture sector would create a breakthrough in production and consumption of farm..
Vietnam infrastructure

Vietnam’s highway investment rate one of highest worldwide

The investment rate in highway projects in Vietnam, one of the highest in the world, has resulted in higher road taxes..
Shrimp exporters

VASEP files claim against US’ anti-dumping duties on shrimp

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP) has decided to launch a case against the US Department of Commerce..