Business

Enormous potential for higher economic growth

Continuous improvements to the business environment, national competitiveness, and efficiency of the economy will ensure optimal conditions for higher economic growth, Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) Nguyen Dinh Cung told Nhan Dan newspaper.
Vietnam’s economy: time for acceleration Business

Vietnam’s economy: time for acceleration

New free trade agreements are opening up promising avenues for the Vietnamese business community to expand their operation but also present numerous challenges, forcing domestic enterprises to take a new approach, Nhan dan (People) newspaper reported.
Business

An Giang aims to tap huge potential

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang, which shares nearly 100 kilometres of its border with Cambodia, has enormous potential for socio-economic development, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported.
Business

Stronger support needed for SMEs: experts

Vietnam should provide more support for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to help them improve capacity and competitiveness, said Alain Chevalier, chief advisor for a SME assistance programme.
Wind power boost needs policy support: experts Business

Wind power boost needs policy support: experts

Vietnam possesses enormous potential for the development of wind power. However, to fully exploit this renewable source of energy, new incentive policies should be created to promote investment in the field, participants said at a workshop held on February 20 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Business

Ca Mau promotes trade with ASEAN

In recent years, the southernmost province of Ca Mau’s economy always maintains high growth, with annual GDP growth of over 10 percent. The economic structure is shifting in the expected pattern, characterised by an increasing proportion of industry and services. The economic competitiveness, quality and efficiency is significantly improved.
Wind turbines to rotate across Vietnam Sci-Tech

Wind turbines to rotate across Vietnam

The wind-power plant in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu, which is among the largest ones in Southeast Asia, joined the national power grid on May 29. It opens up a great opportunity to develop wind electricity in both regional and national scale.
Business

EU free trade agreement to boost VN economy

A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and EU will boost economic reform and support development in Vietnam, David O'Sullivan, chief operating officer of the European External Action Service said at a Mar 2 press conference in HCM City.
Business

Vietnam looks for Italian business partners

The advantages and opportunities when doing business and investing in Vietnam were pointed out to local business leaders at a workshop held in the Italian province of Mondena on Feb. 24.
Southern region boosts Cambodian trade Business

Southern region boosts Cambodian trade

Developing import-export and investment between Vietnam ’s key southern and southeastern regions and Cambodia was the theme of a seminar held in Tay Ninh province on Dec. 22.
Republic of Korea eyes farm investments Business

Republic of Korea eyes farm investments

Agriculture and fisheries represent enormous potential for investors from the Republic of Korea (RoK) seeking opportunities in Vietnam, said Foreign Investment Agency director Do Nhat Hoang at a business conference on Oct. 7 in Hanoi.
Society

Vietnamese integrate into German society

The Vietnamese community in Germany is increasingly integrating into society and making substantial contributions to the economy in the Germany State of Brandenburg.
Business

Hospitality market remains bright

Viet Nam 's hotel and resort market will become increasingly attractive for tourists and developers in the future, experts from the real estate agents CB Richard Ellis Vietnam (CBRE Vietnam) said on July 20 at its conference on the domestic hospitality market in Hanoi .