Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates Business

Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates

Vietnam exported 1.46 million tonnes of coffee worth 2.77 billion USD in the first three quarters of 2018, an increase of 20.1 percent in volume and 0.4 percent in value compared to the same period last year.
Vietnam’s textile industry needs to spin new yarn Business

Vietnam’s textile industry needs to spin new yarn

Continued dependence on raw and auxiliary materials imports will constrain Vietnam’s textiles and garment industry from taking real advantage of various Free Trade Agreements signed by the country, industry insiders said.
RoK’s businesses explore investment in Binh Duong province Business

RoK’s businesses explore investment in Binh Duong province

Mando CEO and president Sung Il-mo along with representatives of over 80 businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) had a working session with authorities of the southern province of Binh Duong on October 26 to explore investment cooperation opportunities.
Can Tho attracts Japanese investment Business

Can Tho attracts Japanese investment

The third Vietnam-Japan trade and cultural exchange programme and fifth annual Mekong Delta investment forum will be held in Can Tho city in October and November to lure more investment in trade and services from Japanese businesses.
Techcombank wants no foreign ownership Business

Techcombank wants no foreign ownership

The Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank has no foreign stakeholder following HSBC Bank plc’s divestment in July, and has requested shareholders to approve zero foreign ownership.
Dragon Capital, VinaCapital buy FPT Retail stakes Business

Dragon Capital, VinaCapital buy FPT Retail stakes

Information and communication technology group FPT Corporation has sold six million shares or 30 percent of its stake in FPT Digital Retail JSC to funds managed by and associated with Dragon Capital and VinaCapital.