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Car imports skyrocket in first quarter

Vietnam imported 39,000 vehicles in the first quarter this year compared to only 4,000 in the same period in 2018. 

VinFast to complete automobile factory ahead of schedule

Vietnam’s first full-fledged carmaker has announced it will complete work on its factory in June, three months ...

VinFast prepares to sell its cars in Russia

The Vietnamese automaker is in the process of registering patents for its sedan and SUV models in Russia.
April 06, 2019 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

North Korean delegation visits VinFast factory in Hai Phong

Three deputy chairmen of the Korean Worker's Party visited the car making plant of VinFast in Hai Phong Wednesday. 
February 27, 2019 | 07:31 pm GMT+7

SUVs, Crossovers dominate high-end segment

Among consumers willing to spend at least VND1 billion ($43,135), the preference is for SUVs and Crossovers over sedans.
January 30, 2019 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

Vietnam carmakers see different makes shift gears

Three models remained mainstays, two rose in popularity and one dropped off, 2018 sales figures show.
January 28, 2019 | 07:25 pm GMT+7

Excess car demand for Tet holiday drives prices up

The surge in demand for cars before the Lunar New Year means customers have to wait or pay extra to get immediate delivery.
January 26, 2019 | 08:30 am GMT+7

VinFast announces seven new car models

VinFast, Vietnam’s first fully-fledged car manufacturer, plans to launch seven new 'premium' models.
January 16, 2019 | 09:58 am GMT+7

Auto imports experience year-end season surge

Up to 13,000 vehicles were imported last month, almost three times the number in October 2017.
November 06, 2018 | 09:38 am GMT+7

Vietnam agricultural machinery maker profits from car sales

Agricultural machinery producer VEAM Corp has piggybacked on its associate stakes in foreign-invested motorbike and car makers to boost its bottom line.
August 14, 2018 | 11:50 am GMT+7

New decree a spoke in our wheel, Vietnam carmakers say

Auto businesses in Vietnam are complaining that tough provisions of Decree 116 have led to business falling by a third, threatening thousands of jobs.
July 13, 2018 | 06:16 pm GMT+7

A look at Vietnam’s worst-selling cars in June

All the worst-sellers are autos imported under Decree 116 which imposes tough registration and quality controls.
July 12, 2018 | 11:38 am GMT+7

Take a spin in this electric car built by Saigon bicycle salesman

The car is equiped with air conditioning and a Bluetooth sound system.
May 10, 2018 | 05:21 pm GMT+7

Russian truck manufacturers to open joint ventures to drive business in Vietnam

The joint ventures will have a tariff-free import quota of 2,550 heavy vehicles to test the market.
December 28, 2017 | 05:13 pm GMT+7

New regulation puts the squeeze on Vietnamese car importers

While erecting technical barriers to hinder the flow of imported cars, Vietnam plans to cut taxes imposed on locally-made vehicles to boost its auto industry.
November 02, 2017 | 12:04 pm GMT+7
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