HCM City to host Vietnam M&A Forum in August Business

HCM City to host Vietnam M&A Forum in August

The Vietnam M&A forum 2019, an annual event of mergers and acquisitions for domestic and foreign enterprises, will return in its 11th edition at GEM Conference Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on August 6.
January-June GDP picks up 6.76 percent Business

January-June GDP picks up 6.76 percent

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 6.76 percent, fueled by stable macro-economy, impressive rice exports, declining unemployment rate, and robust economic production, Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam said at a press conference on June 28.
Traveloka launches Xperience Travel

Traveloka launches Xperience

Traveloka, an online-based travel and tourism tech company, officially launched its new service called Xperience which offers more lifestyle and tourism experiences to its customers in Ho Chi Minh City on June 25.
Vietnamese startups to reach unicorn status soon Business

Vietnamese startups to reach unicorn status soon

As Vietnam, one of the hottest startup hubs in the world, is welcoming a huge wave of venture capital, its tech startup firms are expected to quickly reach the unicorn status, which means they are valued 1 billion USD or more, according to insiders.
Vietnam hopes to enter MSCI watchlist this year Business

Vietnam hopes to enter MSCI watchlist this year

One year after failing to enter the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)’s watchlist for a market status upgrade, it is still uncertain if Vietnam will make it this year despite efforts made to improve market conditions.
Ha Nam, Gyeonggi provinces discuss ways to boost ties Politics

Ha Nam, Gyeonggi provinces discuss ways to boost ties

Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of northern Ha Nam province Pham Sy Loi committed all possible support for domestic and foreign investors during a working session on May 30 with Vice Chairman of the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Provincial Council of Gyeonggi Kim Won-ki.