Vietnam stock market hits 3-month low

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index closed at 1,002.91 points Monday afternoon, down 7.12 points, or 0.7 percent, its steepest drop since August 26.

Vietnam loosens regulations on new airlines

Vietnam has lowered the minimum capital requirement and increased the foreign ownership cap for the establishment of new carriers.

How Long Thanh airport will be built

Long Thanh International Airport in the southern Dong Nai Province will have an annual capacity of 25 million passengers when built in 2025.
12:33 pm GMT+7

Vietnam global second in salary growth: report

Vietnam ranks second in the world for real salary increases in 2020, thanks to low inflation and rising productivity, according to a report.
09:01 am GMT+7

Human resources quality remains big challenge for Vietnam

Vietnam is 11th out of 12 Asian countries in a World Bank ranking of quality of human resources with 3.79 points out of 10.
November 17, 2019 | 04:32 pm GMT+7

Electronics, jewelry chains locked in wrist watch sales race

Electronics seller Mobile World and Phu Nhuan Jewelry are competing for a bigger share of Vietnam’s wrist watch market.
November 17, 2019 | 04:29 pm GMT+7

Get private sector into debt trade, Vietnam advised

Vietnam’s debt-trading market is limited to two state-owned asset management companies and banks, but needs private players to increase liquidity, experts say.
November 17, 2019 | 01:31 pm GMT+7

HCMC third most promising real estate market in Asia-Pacific: report

Ho Chi Minh City ranks third best out of 22 cities in the Asia-Pacific for property investment in 2020, according to a report.
November 17, 2019 | 07:30 am GMT+7

Hotel sector proves irresistible to investors

A number of major hotel acquisitions have taken place in Vietnam this year as the tourism market continues to boom.
November 16, 2019 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Japanese group joins local partner to open drugstores in Vietnam

Matsumoto Kiyoshito will set up a joint venture with Lotus Food Group next February to operate its drugstores in Vietnam.
November 16, 2019 | 11:14 am GMT+7

Vietnamese businesses suffer longest downtime after security breach: study

Forty eight percent of organizations in Vietnam suffer downtime of 17 hours or more after a data breach, the highest ratio in the Asia Pacific region.
November 16, 2019 | 10:30 am GMT+7

Heineken no longer a major shareholder of Sabeco

Dutch brewer Heineken sold over 5 million Sabeco shares Friday, bringing its stake in Vietnam’s biggest brewer Sabeco down to 4.32 percent.
November 15, 2019 | 11:47 pm GMT+7

Vietjet targets Middle East, Australia with new long-range jets

Vietjet Air plans to start flying to the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Australia using the 20 Airbus A321XLR aircraft it has ordered.
November 15, 2019 | 11:50 am GMT+7

Tax incentives cost Vietnam over $2 billion a year

Vietnam should cut back on its tax incentives, which costs it around VND50 trillion ($2.15 billion) a year, an Oxfam expert says.
November 15, 2019 | 11:26 am GMT+7

Toyota subsidiary to set up another airbag plant in northern Vietnam

Japanese auto parts maker Toyoda Gosei plans to build another airbag plant in Thai Binh Province at a cost of $16.8 million next year.
November 15, 2019 | 10:14 am GMT+7
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