ADB affirms economic growth potential of Vietnam Business

ADB affirms economic growth potential of Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank has revised up its forecast of Vietnam’s GDP growth for 2019 and 20202 from 6.8 percent to 6.9 percent and 6.7 percent to 6.8 percent, respectively, in contrary with projections for Asia.
Vietnam vows to protect Japanese investors’ interests: PM Politics

Vietnam vows to protect Japanese investors’ interests: PM

The Vietnamese Government commits to protecting Japanese investors’ interests during their business process in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed while meeting with leaders of nearly 30 Japanese technology firms in Tokyo on June 28 (local time).
Cybercrime targets finance sector Business

Cybercrime targets finance sector

Vietnam’s cyber security is being compromised, posing new challenges in ensuring information safety, especially in the finance-banking sector, State agencies and organisations, experts warned at a recent conference.
Vietnamese, Lao businesses enhance partnership Business

Vietnamese, Lao businesses enhance partnership

A cooperation deal has been signed between the Vietnam Business Association for Cooperation and Investment in Laos (BACI) and the Young Entrepreneurs Association of Laos (YEAL), expected to open up more partnership chances for the countries’ businesses.
Wholesale, retail, vehicle repair see highest number of new firms: GSO Business

Wholesale, retail, vehicle repair see highest number of new firms: GSO

Whole sale, retail, and vehicle repair service saw the joining of 16,100 new businesses, the highest number in the first four months of this year, up 14 percent year on year and accounting for 37.2 percent of the newly-established firms of the country, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam needs more ADB funding for private sector Business

Vietnam needs more ADB funding for private sector

Deputy governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Dao Minh Tu speaks to Vietnam News Agency's English-language newspaper Viet Nam News about these issues on the sideline of the recent ADB 51st Annual Meeting in Manila, the Philippines
Forum talks future of retail banking in Industry 4.0 Business

Forum talks future of retail banking in Industry 4.0

The trend of cashless payment and digitalisation in personal banking services is generating major opportunities and challenges to banks, especially amid Industry 4.0, according to a 2017 report on banking services compiled by IDG Vietnam Co. Ltd.