Vietnam’s efforts in promoting ASEAN cooperation applauded ASEAN

Vietnam’s efforts in promoting ASEAN cooperation applauded

Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Lim Jock Hoi lauded efforts by the Vietnamese Government and businesses in developing cooperation between the ASEAN member countries, while addressing a seminar in Hanoi on August 26.
Vietnam - a magnet for M&A deals Business

Vietnam - a magnet for M&A deals

Vietnam has become a favoured destination for merger and acquisition (M&A) deals for foreign investors, particularly those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), China’s Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan as the Asian multinationals see the benefits of having presence in one of the region’s fastest-growing economies.
HCM City leader vows support for RoK investors Politics

HCM City leader vows support for RoK investors

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council Pham Duc Hai has affirmed that the city always offers all possible support to foreign investors, especially those coming from the Republic of Korea (RoK), to do business there.
More supply chains to shift to Vietnam, ASEAN Business

More supply chains to shift to Vietnam, ASEAN

Southeast Asia, especially Vietnam, can expect to see more supply chains coming its way if it improves production technology and capacity, as well as regional cooperation, HSBC officials have said.
Photo exhibition nudges Italy closer to Vietnamese people Culture - Sports

Photo exhibition nudges Italy closer to Vietnamese people

Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Enzo Moavero Milanesi, who is on a three-day visit to Vietnam, on May 8 cut the ribbon to open the “Twilight Skylines from Police Helicopter” photo exhibition at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City.
Economists: exchange rate increases not a concern Business

Economists: exchange rate increases not a concern

The reference exchange rate and exchange rates of commercial banks have increased continuously in recent days, with the reference exchange rate making its record high on May 8 at 23,046 VND. However, economists said that there is nothing to worry about this situation.
HCM City, RoK’s Ansan city promote cooperation Politics

HCM City, RoK’s Ansan city promote cooperation

Ho Chi Minh City always attaches great importance to enhancing friendship and cooperation with Korean localities, including Gyeonggi province’s Ansan city, said Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Council Pham Duc Hai.
How will USD exchange rate move in 2019? Business

How will USD exchange rate move in 2019?

Experts have predicted that the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will hike the VND/USD exchange rate by 1.5-2 percent in 2019 to stabilise the macro-economy and facilitate exports.