HCM City property rebounds Business

HCM City property rebounds

The HCM City housing market is recovering thanks to effective government policies like allowing foreigners and overseas Vietnamese to buy houses, an industry insider has said.
Certified seafood enters domestic market Business

Certified seafood enters domestic market

Vietnamese seafood products with international certifications, traditionally used for export purposes, are expected to be served at domestic dining venues across the country.
60 plants join power market by August Business

60 plants join power market by August

As many as 60 power plants have joined the electricity market directly so far this year with a total capacity of 14,952 megawatts, accounting for 40 percent of the national power system.
Retail banking market upbeat Business

Retail banking market upbeat

Vietnam is expected to lure many foreign banks, especially those operating in the retail segment, once the country removes all technical barriers in the banking sector this year.
Market's previous growth wanes Business

Market's previous growth wanes

The national stock market was unable to maintain growth on August 5 as shareholders raised their selling volume to cut the market gains.
Speculative shares drive local market Business

Speculative shares drive local market

Speculative shares played the role of hero on the national stock market on August 5, attracting attention from investors that drove both indices up to end a recent slump.
Securities market needs an overhaul Business

Securities market needs an overhaul

Vietnam needs to accelerate the restructuring of the stock exchange by enhancing hedging instruments and diversifying products to drive more foreign capital into the securities market.
Tapioca farmers seek tariff relief Business

Tapioca farmers seek tariff relief

The Ministry of Finance on August 3 proposed that the Prime Minister temporarily stop collecting export tariffs levied at five percent on tapioca chips since the business was facing difficulties.