Vietnam may attract 30 billion USD in FDI this year: experts Business

Vietnam may attract 30 billion USD in FDI this year: experts

Vietnam may attract about 30 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2021, posting a year-on-year rise of 2 percent, economists forecast, pointing to positive signs in FDI attraction in the first eight months of 2021 despite the complexities of COVID-19.
Car sales go online amid pandemic Business

Car sales go online amid pandemic

Car companies are offering new door-to-door services and digitised shopping experiences to boost consumption amid the latest outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in Vietnam.
COVID-19 pandemic in review Health

COVID-19 pandemic in review

The first cases of COVID-19 were discovered on December 29, 2019 in Wuhan, China. Later, on March 31, 2020, the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic.
13,000 Ford Rangers sold in 2020 Business

13,000 Ford Rangers sold in 2020

Despite many challenges caused by COVID-19, the Ford Ranger model continues to be one among the best-selling pickups in the country with over 13,000 units sold in 2020.
VEAM reports significant revenue slump Business

VEAM reports significant revenue slump

The Vietnam Engine and Agricultural Machinery Corporation (VEAM) saw revenue slump 18 percent year-on-year to reach 910 billion VND (39.3 million USD) in the third quarter of this year.
Auto market expected to prosper in year-end months Business

Auto market expected to prosper in year-end months

The domestic automobile market is expected to thrive in the second half of 2020 after a long stagnation due to the COVID-19 pandemic, driven mainly by the Government’s great support and strong discounts from dealers.
Vietnam-US: a close-knit relationship Politics

Vietnam-US: a close-knit relationship

Vietnam and the US are celebrating the 25th anniversary of their diplomatic ties this year, marking a significant change. Mutual trust has helped the two countries overcome pains in the past and join hands in building a close relationship, Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Hanoi Adam Sitkoff said in an interview granted to VietnamPlus e-newspaper.
Ford Vietnam recalls cars Business

Ford Vietnam recalls cars

Ford Vietnam is recalling nearly 11,800 Ranger, Everest and Ranger Raptor cars using 2.0L Bi-Turbo engines due to broken gear oil pumps.