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Vietnam operates first post-Covid-19 int’l commercial flight
Friday,  9/25/2020, 19:47 
HCMC – Vietnam Airlines' Flight VN417 that departed South Korea’s Seoul landed safely at Noi Bai airport in Hanoi today, September 25, the country’s first ...
Bluechips come under selling pressure
Friday,  9/25/2020, 19:43 
HCMC – Increased selling pressure hit bluechip stocks and prompted the VN-Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange to reverse course to end lower today, September ...
Businesses show little interest in Covid-19 relief aid
Friday,  9/25/2020, 15:52 
HCMC – The Government’s VND16-trillion credit package to support Covid 19-hit employers has received a lackluster response from the local business community ...
Kido earns sweet returns from confectionery goods, cakes
Friday,  9/25/2020, 13:55 
HCMC - Although it has been just over a month that the Kido Group has returned to the snacking industry, the company has earned dozens of billions of Vietnam ...
Work on Vinh Hao-Phan Thiet expy to start on September 30
Friday,  9/25/2020, 09:50 
HCMC – The 100-kilometer Vinh Hao-Phan Thiet expressway project running through the south-central province of Binh Thuan is set to get off the ground on ...
Bringing positive impacts to society
Friday,  9/25/2020, 09:40 
Over the past few months, though the banking system has faced multiple difficulties triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, Nam A Bank is still willing ...
Ministry: Gasoline price review period may be shortened
Friday,  9/25/2020, 07:36 
HCMC – The Ministry of Industry and Trade is collecting suggestions for a draft law on gasoline trading, suggesting that the period between two fuel base ...
HCMC targets per capita income of US$40,000 in 2045
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 19:06 
HCMC – HCMC expects to emerge as a financial and economic hub in Asia with a per capita income of US$40,000 in 2045, HCMC Party Committee Secretary Nguyen ...
Selling pressure sinks main index
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 19:01 
HCMC – The VN-Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange was dragged lower by massive selling pressure, while financial group OGC stole the limelight with record ...
VND3.6 trillion poured into two wind power projects in Gia Lai
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 16:45 
HCMC – Two wind power projects got off the ground in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai today, September 24, with a total investment of over VND3.6 ...
Phu Quoc seen becoming Vietnam’s first island city
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 16:38 
HCMC – Kien Giang Province has submitted a proposal to the Government seeking approval to turn the island district of Phu Quoc into a city, which once ...
Hue seeks to develop international gateway seaport
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 16:24 
THUA THIEN-HUE - Thua Thien-Hue Province has requested the Ministry of Transport to develop the current provincial seaport complex into an international ...
HCMC promotes trade cooperation with other cities, provinces
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 14:56 
HCMC – As Vietnam’s economic hub, HCMC has supported other cities and provinces through a range of trade promotion programs, solidifying its cooperation ...
Massive collapse of electric poles during storm raise suspicions over quality
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 14:53 
HCMC – After hundreds of electric poles were knocked down en masse in Thua Thien-Hue Province during  Tropical Storm Noul, the fifth to hit Vietnam this ...
HCMC to build seaport in Can Gio District
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 14:11 
HCMC – HCMC is planning to develop a seaport capable of receiving container ships of up to 200,000 DWT in the outlying district of Can Gio.
SBV enhances efforts to slash interest rates to support Covid-19-hit firms
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 11:29 
HCMC – Due to the impact of Covid-19, from now until the end of the year, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) is considering extending the credit room and ...
Large travel firms may get zero-interest loans
Thursday,  9/24/2020, 07:24 
HCMC – The HCMC Department of Tourism has proposed adding large-scale travel firms affected by Covid-19 to the list of firms being offered zero-interest ...
Bank stocks attract cash flow, VN-Index bounces back
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 19:06 
HCMC – Bank stocks stole the limelight as they were outstanding cash magnets and made strong gains today, September 23, leading the VN-Index on the southern ...
Vietnam to pilot int’l commercial flight from S. Korea
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 18:44 
HCMC – An international commercial flight from Seoul to Hanoi will be operated on a trial basis on September 25 for the authorities to test the preparedness ...
Vietnam’s CBU car imports soar in August
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 17:33 
HCMC – Vietnam’s completely-built-up (CBU) car imports skyrocketed by 86% in August, or over 4,000 units, from the figure seen in July, according to the ...
Hoi An reopens tourism services
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 17:29 
HCMC – The ancient town of Hoi An will reopen tourism services such as the pedestrian street, the night street, traditional craft villages and sightseeing ...
Transport firm presents three plans to build Can Tho-Ca Mau Expy
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 14:55 
HCMC – Transport consulting firm Transport Engineering and Design Inc. South, or Tedi South, presented three investment plans to develop the Can Tho-Ca ...
Vietnam wants to develop automotive industry
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 14:43 
HCMC – The Government will issue numerous solutions to encourage the development of the automotive industry to meet the demand for domestic consumption ...
Vietnam fetches US$3.78 billion in first month of EVFTA validity
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 10:52 
HCMC – The country earned US$3.78 billion worth of exports to the European Union (EU) in August, the first month under the validity of the EU-Vietnam free ...
Denmark, WB propose roadmap for Vietnam’s offshore wind power development
Wednesday,  9/23/2020, 07:25 
HCMC – The Danish Energy Agency and the World Bank Group presented their studies and recommendations on the development of the offshore wind power sector ...
Vietnam-India trade regains growth momentum amid Covid-19 pandemic
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 18:39 
HCMC – The two-way trade between Vietnam and India in August totaled US$1.02 billion, up 12% month-on-month and equivalent to the figure seen during the ...
VN-Index dips under profit-taking pressure
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 18:29 
HCMC – The VN-Index of the HCMC market reversed course to end lower today, September 22, due to increased profit-taking pressure and weakening support ...
Coronavirus costs Danang tourism at least VND26 trillion
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 17:18 
DANANG – By the end of this year, the central beach city of Danang will be able to receive just 2.7 million visitors, down 68.6% against 2019, while the ...
Thu Thiem 2 Bridge project at risk of suspension
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 17:13 
HCMC - Work on the Thu Thiem 2 Bridge project connecting District 1 and Thu Thiem Peninsula in District 2 in HCMC may be suspended as the project’s investor ...
Taiwan's tech firm to invest US$1 billion in Vietnam
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 13:50 
HCMC - Taiwanese electronics manufacturing company Pegatron, a partner of world’s major tech firms such as Microsoft, Apple and Sony, is planning to invest ...
Quang Binh breaks ground on wind farms worth over VND8.9 trillion
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 11:27 
HCMC – The provincial government of Quang Binh and B&T Wind Power JSC on September 20 started the construction of a wind power farm cluster, which will ...
Additional 4,300 tons of fragrant rice registered for export to EU in first half of Sep
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 11:22 
CAN THO – Following the shipment of 3,000 tons of rice to the European Union (EU) by Trung An Hi-Tech Agriculture JSC in late August, six more enterprises ...
Standard Chartered: community’s success means business growth
Tuesday,  9/22/2020, 07:54 
Targeting sustainable business in Vietnam, Standard Chartered Vietnam has paid good attention to supporting the community for years, as the bank believes ...
Hanoi proposes building VND65.4t urban railway line
Monday,  9/21/2020, 18:48 
HCMC – The Hanoi City government has sent a proposal to the government to invest over VND65.4 trillion (US$2.8 billion) in a 39-kilometer-long urban railway ...
Stock market extends rally
Monday,  9/21/2020, 18:34 
HCMC – While bank stocks experienced less active trading due to increased selling pressure, two largecaps VNM and VIC were the major contributors to the ...
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