Vietnam among world’s top 10 remittance recipients in 2017

The country stands among top destinations of remittance outflows from the U.S.

Vietnam to cut black pepper farm area as global prices fall

The surge in world pepper prices in the 2013-2015 period led local growers to expand their farms uncontrollably.

Vietnam needs to act to stay competitive amidst rise of protectionism: PM

Searching for new markets, aligning production and tightening quality control were the measures he ...
April 24, 2018 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam plans to spend $11.3 bln to repay government debt in 2018

The money will be sourced mostly from domestic loans.
April 24, 2018 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

Vietnam stock market plunges nearly 4 pct to two-month low

Thailand, Indonesia and Philippines stocks slipped, in line with broader Asia.
April 24, 2018 | 08:57 am GMT+7

Techcombank to price Vietnam's biggest IPO at top end, raise $922 million: source

The pricing underlines strong demand for equity issues in Vietnam as the government speeds up a ...
April 24, 2018 | 08:40 am GMT+7

With bigger paycheck in sight, millennials lead job hopping trend in Vietnam

As Vietnam’s private sector is booming, millennials refuse to settle for an OK job. They want more.
April 23, 2018 | 07:40 am GMT+7

Expats confused over Vietnam’s profile picture requirement for phone users

Some have no idea about the requirement, others find it invasive while network providers can’t ...
April 22, 2018 | 01:20 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's HDBank to absorb PGBank in merger

Each share of PGBank will be converted into 0.621 HDBank share.
April 22, 2018 | 07:32 am GMT+7

Koreans rush to study Vietnamese for new business opportunities amidst China’s boycott

800 Koreans signed up for Vietnamese oral tests last year, an increase of 15 percent from 2016, ...
April 21, 2018 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s proposed property tax won’t hit the poor: minister

Authorities claim the tax only aims to combat land speculation by high income groups.
April 21, 2018 | 06:00 pm GMT+7

Samsung Electronics to expand production in Vietnam

Samsung is the largest foreign investor in Vietnam and accounts for around a quarter of the ...
April 21, 2018 | 09:00 am GMT+7

In Vietnam, a mega casino rises with the help of a Macau junket company

The $4 billion Hoiana project is expected to extend across almost 1,000 hectares.
April 20, 2018 | 02:08 pm GMT+7

Vietnam leads Southeast Asia in IPO market

The country raised $6 billion from IPOs in 2017.
April 19, 2018 | 03:54 pm GMT+7

Grab refuses to release details of Uber buy-out to Vietnam's tax man

The deal has left tax payments unresolved and questions remaining about a potential market monopoly.
April 19, 2018 | 03:33 pm GMT+7
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