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Vietnam’s FDI disbursements edge up 3 pct y/y to $1.55 bln in Jan-Feb

Singapore remains the key investor, providing around a quarter of the total FDI pledges.

Vietnam plans to send more skilled workers abroad to curb unemployment

More than one million Vietnamese were unemployed last year, including many college graduates.

January brings $300 million in foreign investment to Vietnam's real estate market

As foreign investors swoop into the market, home ownership remains out of reach for large swaths of ...
February 09, 2017 | 05:57 pm GMT+7

New businesses in Vietnam hit record high in 2016 but few turn a profit

Regulatory requirements remain so expensive and time-consuming that they are hurting local ...
February 09, 2017 | 01:57 pm GMT+7

Hanoi to sell off state-owned properties to balance budget

The capital city is hoping to raise at least $440 million from these sales this year.
February 09, 2017 | 09:46 am GMT+7

Vietnam on track to become 20th biggest economy in 2050

The country is expected to have the world’s greatest improvement in the coming decades, says ...
February 07, 2017 | 10:44 am GMT+7

Vietnam slips back to trade deficit in January

But officials say it should not be a cause for concern as the economy is set to benefit from global ...
February 06, 2017 | 08:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's car imports soar in January as tariffs fall

Tariffs on car imports from ASEAN countries will be fully removed by 2018.
February 06, 2017 | 01:31 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese businesses try to kick post-holiday blues

The Tet holiday is over, but for many, business may stay slow for some more time.
February 04, 2017 | 10:39 am GMT+7

Vietnam's January FDI inflow rises 6.3 percent to $850 million

Singapore's investors pledged the most funds in the month with $416.7 million.
February 04, 2017 | 10:07 am GMT+7

More Vietnamese workers pack for Japan despite exploitation concerns

The number of foreign workers in Japan surpassed 1 million for the first time last year, with ...
January 28, 2017 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

Asian TPP nations seek to salvage trade accord after US exit

Remaining TPP members plan meetings in coming months.
January 24, 2017 | 03:28 pm GMT+7

Trump pulls US out of Pacific trade deal, loosening Asia ties

'We're going to stop the ridiculous trade deals that have taken everybody out of our country and ...
January 24, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Vietnam inks landmark deal with World Economic Forum in Davos

The agreement is expected to become a model for cooperation with other countries in the future.
January 19, 2017 | 08:43 pm GMT+7

From field to factory: Vietnam's globalization winners

Millions of lives have been transformed by Vietnam's free trade embrace even as the wins of ...
January 18, 2017 | 02:09 pm GMT+7