M&A value reaches 5.43 billion USD in seven months Business

M&A value reaches 5.43 billion USD in seven months

The value of the merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in Vietnam reached 5.43 billion USD in the first seven months of this year, according to data released on July 23 by the AVM Vietnam, a co-organiser of the Vietnam M&A Forum 2019.
KOTRA opens third office in Vietnam Business

KOTRA opens third office in Vietnam

The Korean Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) said it has opened its third office in the central city of Da Nang, following the first two in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
Hanoi hopes to enhance relations with RoK Politics

Hanoi hopes to enhance relations with RoK

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung expressed his hope that Ambassador of the Republic of Korea Kim Do-hyun will serve as a bridge connecting Hanoi and the RoK’s localities.
Korean firms expand investments in Vietnam Business

Korean firms expand investments in Vietnam

The Republic of Korea (RoK) poured 2.32 billion USD in Vietnam in the first four months of 2018, making up nearly 30 percent of the inflow of investment in the Southeast Asian country.
Vietnam pledges to strictly handle violations of IP rights Business

Vietnam pledges to strictly handle violations of IP rights

The market management force of Vietnam is committed to strictly handling violations of intellectual property (IP) rights so as to create an optimal environment for foreign investors, including those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), an official of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.
KOTRA to move Southeast Asia headquarters to Hanoi World

KOTRA to move Southeast Asia headquarters to Hanoi

The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) said on May 10 that it will relocate its Southeast Asia headquarters from Singapore to the Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi to support Korean companies doing businesses in the fast-growing market.
Vietnam-Korea FTA gives boost to two-way trade, investment Business

Vietnam-Korea FTA gives boost to two-way trade, investment

The Vietnam-Korea Free Trade Agreement (VKFTA), which took effect on December 20, 2015, has played an important role in attracting investments from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam and helping the Southeast Asian nation integrate deeper into the regional economy, said a local official.