Vietnamese entrepreneur to attend emerging leaders programme
Vietnam's Dao Lan Huong has been selected as one of 15 entrepreneurs to take part in the Australia-ASEAN Emerging Leaders Programme, which was scheduled to take place in Australia in March.
Vietnamese to be permitted to gamble in casinos
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a decree allowing Vietnamese to gamble at casinos in Vietnam. It will come into effect on March 15.
Thailand boosts border trade
Border trade of Thailand is expected to increase at least 3 percent in 2017 because of the stable growth of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, with the popularity of Thai products in those markets.
Retailers look for e-commerce uplift
More and more retailers in the country are shaking hands with big e-commerce companies in order to widen their business activities while ensuring cost savings.
SME foundation to provide support to startups
The Government’s Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Foundation (SMEDF) could provide support to startups in the form of venture capital and crowd funding, according to a draft decision.
German investors shift attention to Vietnam
German businesses are seeking new investment opportunities in Vietnam, an entrepreneur told reporters from Dau tu (Investment) newspaper.
Vietnamese businesses in Europe meet in Hungary
The 10th Conference of Vietnamese Businessmen in Europe is taking place in Budapest, Hungary from September 16-18 with the focus on the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Start-up Exchange to be held in HCM City
Entrepreneurs running around 100 start-ups will present their products and innovative ideas to convince investors to invest in their businesses at the 2016 Start-up Exchange to be held in HCM City.
Vietnamese, Lao youths vow to strengthen ties
The youth unions of Vietnam and Laos agreed to strengthen ties during a meeting of their two delegations in Vientiane on July 2.
Press statement of ASEAN FMs at meeting with China FM
The Foreign Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) gathered in Kunming, Yunnan province, China on June 14 for a Special ASEAN-China Foreign Ministers’ Meeting.
Young startup entrepreneurs honoured
As many as 100 excellent businesses in various fields nationwide were honoured with a Young Startup Entrepreneur Award 2016 at a ceremony in Hanoi on June 4.
Authority requests explanation of Metro Vietnam acquisition
The Vietnam Competition Authority has ordered the Thai owner of the MM Mega Market Vietnam Co. Ltd to explain the acquisition of Metro Cash & Carry Co. Ltd, a big wholesaler in Vietnam, by May 30.
Transparency key in bidding
Most domestic bidders continue to lack confidence in the transparent competition when bidding on projects.
Ho Chi Minh City welcomes UK investors
Ho Chi Minh City welcomes investors coming from the UK, especially given that Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have completed the signing of a free trade agreement.
President asks for more efforts during int’l integration
President Truong Tan Sang has called for greater efforts in 2016 and the next five years to bring into full play opportunities brought by the wider and deeper international economic integration.
ASEAN+3 young entrepreneurs honoured
Thirteen young entrepreneurs from 10 ASEAN member countries and three dialogue partners were presented the ASEAN+3 award in recognition of their contribution to regional sustainable development.
Singaporean donates MRI scanner to help AO victims
A Singaporean entrepreneur has donated a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner to the Da Nang Hospital in Da Nang city to assist with the examination and treatment of local AO/ doxin victims.
Vietnamese, Chinese youth start 16th friendship meeting
The 16th Vietnam-China Youth Friendship Meeting is underway from November 4-9 in anticipation of the visit of Xi Jinping, Party General Secretary and President of China to Vietnam.