Vietnam's demand for machinery to keep growing Business

Vietnam's demand for machinery to keep growing

Vietnam’s machinery and equipment market has achieved solid growth in recent years and the momentum is expected to continue, making the country increasingly attractive to foreign investors, experts have said.
AFP: Hanoi's colonial-era railway becomes selfie hotspot Travel

AFP: Hanoi's colonial-era railway becomes selfie hotspot

In the heart of Hanoi's busy Old Quarter, French-built railroad tracks have become a hotspot for tourists seeking the perfect Instagram selfie, and for cafe owners serving up hot coffee and cold beer, according to an article by the Paris-headquartered AFP news agency.
IFC’s lending package helps Vietnamese SMEs Business

IFC’s lending package helps Vietnamese SMEs

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced on December 19 a successful syndicated senior loan package transfer of 110 million USD to An Binh Commercial Joint Stock Bank (ABBANK) as a joint effort to boost the latter’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) lending.
Can Tho, RoK’s Gimcheon discuss future cooperation Business

Can Tho, RoK’s Gimcheon discuss future cooperation

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and Gimcheon, the central city of the Republic of Korea discussed their future cooperation in trade, investment and social welfare in a meeting between the two cities’ leaders on November 13.
Hanoi businesses prep for Tet demand Business

Hanoi businesses prep for Tet demand

The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade has directed its enterprises to increase supply by 10 percent over the year to satisfy the demand created by the 2017 Lunar New Year holiday
ASEAN

Survey: 80 percent of firms support ASEAN Economic Community

The Strait Times of Singapore on October 7 quoted the findings of a new survey as saying that 80 percent of firms regard the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) as a good business opportunity and believe it will accelerate growth in their industries.
Business

HCM City seeks more UK investment

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Hoang Quan stated the city wishes to see more UK business activities at a workshop in London on September 4 to promote investment to the locality.