Vietnam-Mali trade exchange forecast to fall this year Business

Vietnam-Mali trade exchange forecast to fall this year

Trade exchange between Vietnam and Mali in 2020 will plummet due to obstacles in transporting goods to Mali and difficulties related the embargo imposed by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) against Mali, said Vietnamese Trade Counsellor in Algeria and Mali Hoang Duc Nhuan.
Vietnam to develop night-time economy Business

Vietnam to develop night-time economy

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project to develop the night-time economy in Vietnam to allow some activities to run overnight until 6am of the next day in some major tourism cities and zones.
Measures sought to promote Fintech in Vietnam Business

Measures sought to promote Fintech in Vietnam

Financial experts analysised and made recommendations on policy orientations for developing and managing Fintech – a new and potential field in Vietnam, at a seminar held in Hanoi on August 20.
ASEAN aims at deepening economic integration ASEAN

ASEAN aims at deepening economic integration

Customs cooperation and healthy financial infrastructure remain the top challenges for ASEAN in its efforts to strengthen economic integration and redistribute economic wealth, reported The Nation – an English-language daily newspaper based in Bangkok, Thailand – on April 8.
Government leader hosts Visa CEO Politics

Government leader hosts Visa CEO

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 25 for Alfred Kelly, CEO of Visa – the global payment technology company that looks to enable consumers, businesses, banks, and governments in using digital currency.
Blockchain to change finance sector Sci-Tech

Blockchain to change finance sector

As blockchain disrupts the banking and finance industry, experts urged caution was needed in its application together with a proper legal framework to limit risks and ensure development is on the right track.