HCM City works to better investment climate for Japanese firms

HCM City works to better investment climate for Japanese firms

Authorities of Ho Chi Minh City had a roundtable with Japanese businesses on December 14 to tackle difficulties facing the firms and share information about the southern economic hub’s investment cooperation demand.
Hai Phong and Quang Ninh top FDI attractors

Hai Phong and Quang Ninh top FDI attractors

(VEN) - The northern port city of Hai Phong and the northeastern province of Quang Ninh have topped the list of provinces and cities nationwide in terms of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction. The number of licensed FDI projects has increased continuously in the two localities.
Vietnamese, Cambodian PMs attend investment forum

Vietnamese, Cambodian PMs attend investment forum

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Moha Borvor Thipadei Hun Manet on December 12 attended the Vietnam-Cambodia investment and trade promotion forum within the framework of the latter’s official visit to Vietnam.
Ministries, localities urged to roll out measures to increase foreign investment

Ministries, localities urged to roll out measures to increase foreign investment

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang has asked ministries, sectors and localities to promptly implement solutions to strengthen foreign investment attraction, according to a document released by the Government Office.
PM visits northern region

PM visits northern region's first semiconductor chip factory in Bac Giang

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on December 23 visited Hana Micron Vina Ltd., a company invested by the Republic of Korea (RoK) and the first semiconductor chip manufacturer in the northern region, which is located in Van Trung industrial park, Viet Yen district , the northern province of Bac Giang.
PM approves investment policy for infrastructure construction in Quang Ngai VSIP II

PM approves investment policy for infrastructure construction in Quang Ngai VSIP II

The Prime Minister on December 22 issued a decision approving an investment policy for the first-stage construction and operation of infrastructure in the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park II (VSIP II), located in the Dung Quat Economic Zone, the central province of Quang Ngai.
Singaporean investors prioritise HCM City in expansion plans

Singaporean investors prioritise HCM City in expansion plans

Many Singaporean businesses and investors have given priority to Ho Chi Minh City in their operational expansion plans, especially in the fields of finance, trade and high technology.
Hanoi speeds up public investment disbursement

Hanoi speeds up public investment disbursement

As of November 15, Hanoi disbursed 30.13 trillion VND (1.24 billion USD) worth of public investment, meeting 64.2% of the plan assigned by the Government, and 56.75% of its set target.
Vietnam to develop initiatives to sustain FDI flows

Vietnam to develop initiatives to sustain FDI flows

Vietnam will set up a support fund to encourage and lure strategic investors and multi-national groups, making it more attractive in attracting foreign direct investment, as the National Assembly recently approved a resolution on applying additional corporate income tax in accordance with the Global Anti-Base Erosion Rules (global minimum tax).
Lang Son province wants to attract Korean investors: official

Lang Son province wants to attract Korean investors: official

Chairman of the People’s Committee of the northern province of Lang Son Ho Tien Thieu worked with representatives of companies and groups from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to discuss the implementation of Ho Son 1 industrial cluster project in Huu Lung district.
FDI flows into Vietnam go up 14.8% in 11 months

FDI flows into Vietnam go up 14.8% in 11 months

Nearly 28.85 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) was registered as of November 20, rising 14.8% year on year, reported the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
RoK seeks to strengthen investment in central localities

RoK seeks to strengthen investment in central localities

The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the central city of Da Nang on November 24 held a conference on the expansion of investment cooperation between the RoK and central localities of Vietnam.
APEC 2023 opens up investment opportunities for Vietnam, US firms

APEC 2023 opens up investment opportunities for Vietnam, US firms

President Vo Van Thuong’s trip to the US for the APEC Leaders’ Week and bilateral activities from November 14-17 is expected to open up many investment opportunities for businesses of the two countries in the time ahead.
HCM City calls for US investment in sustainable economy, technology

HCM City calls for US investment in sustainable economy, technology

Officials of Ho Chi Minh City had a meeting with US enterprises in San Francisco city on November 16 (local time) to call for investment in green growth and high technology in the southern economic hub of Vietnam.
Binh Dinh promotes investment cooperation with foreign partners

Binh Dinh promotes investment cooperation with foreign partners

The provincial People's Committee of the south central province of Binh Dinh on November 11 organised a conference with heads of foreign diplomatic missions and organisations in Vietnam to promote exchanges and connectivity, and introduce the locality's potential, advantages, and development orientations.
Hai Phong’s Nam Dinh Vu industrial zone boasts special attraction

Hai Phong’s Nam Dinh Vu industrial zone boasts special attraction

Having the most strategic location in the northern port city of Hai Phong – Vietnam’s top FDI attraction destination – and covering a vast area of 1,329 hectares near the sea, the Nam Dinh Vu industrial zone has been asserting its strong appeal to domestic and international investors and conglomerates.
Enterprises from Japan’s Shiga explore Ha Nam’s investment climate

Enterprises from Japan’s Shiga explore Ha Nam’s investment climate

A delegation of Japan’s Shiga prefecture led by Governor Mikazuki Taizo visited and had a working session with the People’s Committee of Ha Nam on November 3 to learn about this northern province’s investment environment.
Vietnam maintains fair, favorable investment environment

Vietnam maintains fair, favorable investment environment

(VEN) - Vietnam will continue to create favorable conditions for investors and build a safe, transparent and highly competitive business environment.
Yen Bai promotes investment cooperation with RoK businesses

Yen Bai promotes investment cooperation with RoK businesses

The People's Committee of the northern province of Yen Bai on October 27 coordinated with the Hai Phong Economic Zone Authority to organise a conference to promote and connect investment with businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK).
A.J. Plast plant inaugurated in Binh Duong Province

A.J. Plast plant inaugurated in Binh Duong Province

A.J. Plast (Vietnam) Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of A.J. Plast PLC – South East Asia’s largest BO film producer, and an associate company of SCGC, under SCG Chemicals (SCGC), inaugurated its production plant in Binh Duong Province.
Quang Ninh strives to lure over 1 billion USD of FDI to industrial parks this year

Quang Ninh strives to lure over 1 billion USD of FDI to industrial parks this year

The northern province of Quang Ninh has carried out many investment attraction solutions to strive to lure over 1 billion USD of foreign direct investment (FDI) to industrial parks and economic zones this year.
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Vietnam’s agricultural products appeal to foreign customers

Vietnam’s agricultural products appeal to foreign customers

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Majority of enterprises forecast positive performance in Q2 2024

Majority of enterprises forecast positive performance in Q2 2024

Despite difficulties forecast for the second quarter of 2024, many enterprises in the processing and manufacturing industry expect their production and business activities in the quarter will improve, according to a recent survey of the General Statistics Office.
Vietnam ready to ride US investment wave

Vietnam ready to ride US investment wave

Vietnam is on the verge of seeing a massive influx of investments from the US, and stands ready to welcome the wave.
Special policies needed to develop semiconductor industry

Special policies needed to develop semiconductor industry

(VEN) - According to Gartner, a leading global technology consulting and research company, the global semiconductor industry is projected to generate over US$620 billion in revenue in 2024 and US$1 trillion by 2030. This industry is considered a core part of the technological competition among nations in the 21st century.
a pilgrimage to find inner peace

A pilgrimage to find inner peace

Địa Tạng Phi Lai Pagoda has become a must-visit site for thousands in the past five years, especially during the Lunar New Year festive season. This spiritual tourism destination charms visitors with its majestic yet serene landscape, tranquillity and unique architectural features.
experts work to have con moong cave recognised by unesco

Experts work to have Con Moong Cave recognised by UNESCO

The cave has been excavated many times and determined to be the oldest site in the country containing traces of ancient humans from the Paleolithic to the Neolithic period, from about 60,000 years to 7,000 BC.
ha noi sees improved performance in hospitality market

Hà Nội sees improved performance in hospitality market

The average room rate increased by 2 per cent quarter on quarter and 11 per cent year on year. Movenpick Hà Nội (four-star) recently resumed its operation after renovation, which supported this increase.
female artists tell stories in strokes

Female artists tell stories in strokes

The exhibition entitled HerStory: Women in Art features 12 paintings and four sculptures by Nguyễn Thị Hoà, Cristina González, Mai Minh Hằng, Nguyễn Thị Thanh Lưu, Nguyễn Thị Thu Hiền and Alix Aymé.
photo exhibition features vietnamese revolutionary cinema

Photo exhibition features Vietnamese revolutionary cinema

More than 100 photos featuring Vietnamese revolutionary cinema are on displayed on Nguyễn Huệ Pedestrian Street as part of the first Hồ Chí Minh City International Film Festival 2024 from April 6-13.
New decrees contribute to perfecting anti-IUU fishing regulations

New decrees contribute to perfecting anti-IUU fishing regulations

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development held a conference in Hanoi on April 11 to popularise new contents in regulations on illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing prevention and combat prescribed in newly-issued legal documents.
Revised land law shows fair policy towards OVs: Ambassador

Revised land law shows fair policy towards OVs: Ambassador

Overseas Vietnamese (OV) are thrilled to hear about new provisions in the Land Law (revised) passed recently by the National Assembly (NA), which demonstrates the attention of the Party, the State, the Government, and the NA in ensuring equal rights between OVs and Vietnamese citizens residing inside the country to purchase and own land use right and houses in their homeland, said Vietnamese Ambassador in Hungary Nguyễn Thị Bích Thảo.
New legal documents in second half of March 2024

New legal documents in second half of March 2024

VEN lists the latest legal documents issued by the Vietnamese Government, ministries and state agencies.
Prime Minister issues directive to enhance cybersecurity

Prime Minister issues directive to enhance cybersecurity

Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính has recently issued a significant directive aimed at bolstering cybersecurity measures. This directive serves to reinforce prior initiatives undertaken by the Prime Minister to fortify cybersecurity across various sectors and regions.
Majority of enterprises forecast positive performance in Q2 2024

Majority of enterprises forecast positive performance in Q2 2024

Despite difficulties forecast for the second quarter of 2024, many enterprises in the processing and manufacturing industry expect their production and business activities in the quarter will improve, according to a recent survey of the General Statistics Office.
Dong Nai expands role of industry promotion collaborators

Dong Nai expands role of industry promotion collaborators

(VEN) - With their efficient performance, industry promotion collaborators in the southeastern province of Dong Nai have helped improve industry promotion activities in the region qualitatively and quantitatively.
Leather & footwear industry to increase local content

Leather & footwear industry to increase local content

(VEN) - The leather and footwear industry, a leading exporter of Vietnam, has reached an average export growth of more than 10 percent per year. The sector set a target of increasing its local content rate to 75-80 percent in 2025.
Gia Lai calls for  private investment in IC infrastructure

Gia Lai calls for private investment in IC infrastructure

(VEN) - Thanks to good support policies, industrial clusters (IC) in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai are attracting many businesses from the private sector in accordance with the set target of the province.
Vietnam ready to ride US investment wave

Vietnam ready to ride US investment wave

Vietnam is on the verge of seeing a massive influx of investments from the US, and stands ready to welcome the wave.
Government listens to partners, investors

Government listens to partners, investors

(VEN) - At the recent Prime Minister’s meeting with FDI enterprises and Annual Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) held on March 19, 2024, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh committed to creating favorable conditions for domestic and foreign investors with the spirit of “harmonious interests, shared risks.”
Vietnam, Latvia enjoy enormous potential for stronger trade, investment links: Ambassador

Vietnam, Latvia enjoy enormous potential for stronger trade, investment links: Ambassador

With good friendship and mutual trust, Vietnam and Latvia hold enormous potential and room for promoting bilateral trade and investment, particularly in such spheres as information technology, agro-forestry-fisheries, pharmaceutical, wood processing, and labour, a diplomat has said.
French businesses interested in Vietnamese market

French businesses interested in Vietnamese market

French enterprises gathered at a recent talk held by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) of Nièvre province and the administration of Nevers city to seek investment opportunities and promote economic and trade cooperation with Vietnam.
Banks’ charter capital up,  total asset value down

Banks’ charter capital up, total asset value down

(VEN) - The State Bank of Vietnam’s latest data show that the total charter capital of credit institutions reached more than VND1 quadrillion as of January 31, 2024, an increase of 0.7 percent over the end of 2023. Specifically, state commercial banks reached VND217.882 trillion, equal to the capital they had at the end of 2023; joint-stock commercial banks had VND543.191 trillion, up 0.12 percent from the end of 2023; and joint-venture and foreign banks VND163.165 trillion, the same as that at the end of 2023.
Tax sector

Tax sector's budget revenue increases by nearly 11% in first quarter

The tax sector’s total state budget revenue in the first quarter of 2024 was estimated at 490.2 trillion VND (19.64 billion USD), equal to 33% of the estimate for the year, and 10.9% higher than the figure of the same period last year, the General Department of Taxation announced on April 9.
Over 163,000 new stock trader accounts created during March

Over 163,000 new stock trader accounts created during March

More than 163,000 new stock trader accounts were created during March this year, an increase of over 50,000 accounts compared to January, marking March the month with the most accounts created in the last six months, according to the Vietnam Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation (VSDC).
Vietnam attends ASEAN’s policy dialogue on finance, banking

Vietnam attends ASEAN’s policy dialogue on finance, banking

A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Pham Quang Dung attended a policy dialogue between central bank governors of ASEAN countries and financial institutions' Chief Executive Officers on April 4 in Luang Prabang, Laos.
Cô Tô calls for actions to prevent plastic pollution in tourism activities

Cô Tô calls for actions to prevent plastic pollution in tourism activities

Authorities have requested local accommodations and tourism businesses to increase the use of environment-friendly and recycled products
UNEP helps monitor plastic pollution in Vietnam

UNEP helps monitor plastic pollution in Vietnam

The Institute of Strategy and Policy on Natural Resources and Environment (ISPONRE) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) are building steps to implement a project on enhancing the capacity of plastic pollution management in Vietnam.
Mekong Delta provinces brace for forest fire threats

Mekong Delta provinces brace for forest fire threats

Many localities in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta have raised forest fire warnings because of prolonged dry and hot weather.
Preserving forests is everyone

Preserving forests is everyone's business in Tuyên Quang

Tuyên Quang province has implemented robust mechanisms and policies to effectively harness the potential of its forests. These initiatives have garnered strong support from the local community, leading to improved forest management, protection and development.
Special policies needed to develop semiconductor industry

Special policies needed to develop semiconductor industry

(VEN) - According to Gartner, a leading global technology consulting and research company, the global semiconductor industry is projected to generate over US$620 billion in revenue in 2024 and US$1 trillion by 2030. This industry is considered a core part of the technological competition among nations in the 21st century.
Game design degrees expected to boost industry growth

Game design degrees expected to boost industry growth

With the emergence of university-level courses focusing solely on the gaming industry in recent years, Vietnam is looking forward to a growth boost in the industry for digital economy development in the near future.
Vietnam termed a bright spot in R&D field: RoK newspaper

Vietnam termed a bright spot in R&D field: RoK newspaper

Vietnam is seen a next generation workshop and a growing market to become an advanced research and development (R&D) centre, said an article published by Dong-a Ilbo newspaper of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Over 20 million cyberattack warnings detected in Q1

Over 20 million cyberattack warnings detected in Q1

More than 20 million cyberattack alerts were uncovered in the first quarter of 2024, up 33% year-on-year, Spokesman of the Ministry of Public Security Lieutenant General To An Xo said at the Government’s regular press conference on April 3.
HCM City boosts partnership with foreign NGOs

HCM City boosts partnership with foreign NGOs

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) in coordination with the city's working group for foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) held an annual conference with foreign NGOs on April 12 to discuss cooperation orientations for the coming time.
Vietnam sends over 35,900 workers abroad in Q1

Vietnam sends over 35,900 workers abroad in Q1

Vietnam sent more than 35,900 labourers to work abroad under contracts in the first quarter of 2024, according to the Department of Overseas Labour under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA).
Bến Tre to develop concentrated farming areas, improve produce quality

Bến Tre to develop concentrated farming areas, improve produce quality

Bến Tre Province is restructuring agriculture towards establishing concentrated farming areas to produce high-quality products and improve farmers’ incomes.
PM orders sufficient water for residents during saline intrusion

PM orders sufficient water for residents during saline intrusion

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on April 8 signed an official dispatch asking competent officials to take proactive response to ensuring sufficient fresh water supply for local residents in the Mekong Delta region which has been hard hit by prolonged heat waves and saline intrusion.
Vietnam Airlines to launch direct flights from Hanoi, HCM City to Manila

Vietnam Airlines to launch direct flights from Hanoi, HCM City to Manila

Vietnam Airlines is scheduled to launch direct flights from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to Manila, the Philippines, from June 17.
Military Insurance targets top four spot in non-life insurance market for 2024

Military Insurance targets top four spot in non-life insurance market for 2024

Military Insurance Corporation (MIC) targets to secure a position among the top four non-life insurance markets in 2024, achieving a 33 per cent growth in insurance revenue, a 25 per cent growth in profit compared to 2023, and maintaining a minimum dividend ratio of 10 per cent.
Vietnam a shining example in national brand development

Vietnam a shining example in national brand development

(VEN) - Vietnam has been recognized as a shining example in national brand development, achieving a rapid growth rate in its brand value.
Viettel, VNPT win Vietnam

Viettel, VNPT win Vietnam's first 5G spectrum auctions

The military-run telecom service provider Viettel and the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) have recently won Vietnam's first successful auctions for 5G spectrum licenses, Director General of the Authority of Radio Frequency Management Le Van Tuan told a monthly press conference on April 8.
Female artists tell stories in strokes

Female artists tell stories in strokes

The exhibition entitled HerStory: Women in Art features 12 paintings and four sculptures by Nguyễn Thị Hoà, Cristina González, Mai Minh Hằng, Nguyễn Thị Thanh Lưu, Nguyễn Thị Thu Hiền and Alix Aymé.
Vietnamese bread tops TasteAtlas world

Vietnamese bread tops TasteAtlas world's 100 tastiest sandwiches rankings

Bread was first made popular in Việt Nam by the French since 1859, but a source from the HCM City’s Tourism Department said it could have been present in the country earlier than that, through trade and commerce with Europeans.
Phu Tho launches “Returning to the UNESCO Heritage Site” tour

Phu Tho launches “Returning to the UNESCO Heritage Site” tour

(VEN) - On the occasion of the Hung King’s Death Anniversary and the Hung Temple Festival 2024, Phu Tho Province launched the tour “Returning to the UNESCO Heritage Site.”
Programmes and policies improve Khmer people’s livelihood

Programmes and policies improve Khmer people’s livelihood

The southern province of Sóc Trăng has the highest concentration of Khmer people in Việt Nam, accounting for 30 per cent of their total population. The implementation of the socialisation policy for housing in the locality has achieved positive results, addressing the issue of housing for impoverished Khmer households, while solving social welfare problems and reducing poverty.
Sun Group

Sun Group's journey helps promote Da Nang's culinary essence globally

Following Hanoi and HCM City, Da Nang will be the third city to be awarded the "rising star" status by the Michelin Guide, with the partnership of Sun Group as the destination partner.
A pilgrimage to find inner peace

A pilgrimage to find inner peace

Địa Tạng Phi Lai Pagoda has become a must-visit site for thousands in the past five years, especially during the Lunar New Year festive season. This spiritual tourism destination charms visitors with its majestic yet serene landscape, tranquillity and unique architectural features.
Experts work to have Con Moong Cave recognised by UNESCO

Experts work to have Con Moong Cave recognised by UNESCO

The cave has been excavated many times and determined to be the oldest site in the country containing traces of ancient humans from the Paleolithic to the Neolithic period, from about 60,000 years to 7,000 BC.
Quang Ngai Tourism Week 2024 to take place from April 22 to May 5

Quang Ngai Tourism Week 2024 to take place from April 22 to May 5

The Quang Ngai Tourism Week 2024 will take place from April 22 to May 5.
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