Smuggled sugar a bitter blow for domestic mills in Vietnam

Factories in Vietnam unable to compete against sugar smuggled from Thailand in large quantities, industry insiders say.

Vietnam’s renewable energy yet to get wind in its sails

The target of 800 and 6,000 megawatts of wind power by 2020 and 2030 looks beyond reach.

Grabbing Grab’s share a tough ask in Vietnam

Local ride-hailing firms lack deep pockets needed to out-incentivize market leader Grab.
June 17, 2018 | 08:58 am GMT+7

Facebook, Google okay with Vietnam’s cybersecurity law: official

Representatives of tech giants raised no objections and said they would modify their strategies ...
June 16, 2018 | 05:00 pm GMT+7

No betting on World Cup matches in Vietnam

Sports betting is legal, but a betting operator has not been selected for premier football event.
June 16, 2018 | 07:40 am GMT+7

Vietnam prices ease from multi-year highs, India rice rates nudge up

Vietnamese rice fell this week after climbing to the highest since January 2012 the week before.
June 15, 2018 | 03:23 pm GMT+7

Vietnam ups steel capabilities, reduces imports

Imports from China have fallen as local firms are able to produce more advanced products, senior ...
June 14, 2018 | 04:03 pm GMT+7

Cash-strapped PNC to sell 12.5 pct stake in CGV Vietnam

Buyer is a newly-established real estate investment firm.
June 14, 2018 | 10:54 am GMT+7

China-Vietnam pulp ventures: A risk that cannot be papered over

Local association concerned that joint ventures to produce pulp from recycled paper could shift ...
June 14, 2018 | 09:43 am GMT+7

Lift non-tariff barriers on car imports, Thailand tells Vietnam

Thailand’s auto industry has lost 80 percent of its car exports to Vietnam, says deputy industry ...
June 14, 2018 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Vietnam importing bitcoin diggers in large numbers

Cryptocurrency is illegal in the country, but 6,400 mining systems have been imported in the first ...
June 14, 2018 | 09:04 am GMT+7

Shift seen in use of overseas remittances to Ho Chi Minh City

Central Bank official says most of the funds have been invested in manufacturing instead of ...
June 13, 2018 | 07:50 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, business fervor taps World Cup fever

With VTV acquiring broadcasting rights in football crazy Vietnam, World Cup cheer has animated many ...
June 13, 2018 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's Binh Son to sell 49 pct stake via auction, sees April listing

The funds would be used for an upgrade of Dung Quat refinery, aiming to raise capacity to at least ...
June 13, 2018 | 03:32 pm GMT+7

Value chain boost for small-scale farmers in Vietnam

Oxfam initiates 4.3 million euro project to help bamboo and clam farmers in five provinces.
June 13, 2018 | 11:21 am GMT+7
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