Company reports must meet world standards Business

Company reports must meet world standards

Credit-risk management should be enhanced to make sure business information was transparent and reliable to improve Vietnam’s trade, economic and investment conditions, according to Nguyen Quang Thuan, CEO from data analysis firm StoxPlus.
Vietnam’s pharma sector set for growth Business

Vietnam’s pharma sector set for growth

Vietnam’s pharmaceutical market is estimated to record revenue of 5.2 billion USD in 2017, a 10 percent increase from last year, and the market is set for double digit growth within the next 5 years.
Foreign firms dominate VN electronics Business

Foreign firms dominate VN electronics

Though Vietnam is the world’s 12th largest exporter of electronics and the third-largest in ASEAN since 2015, up to 95 percent of the country’s electronics output comes from foreign-owned enterprises
Foreign brands up the ante in fashion market Business

Foreign brands up the ante in fashion market

The competitive pressure exerted on domestic fashion firms by the increasing presence of world renowned brands is unavoidable, but it could have positive impacts in the long run, experts said.
Japan’s Soshi group wants to set up university in HCM City Society

Japan’s Soshi group wants to set up university in HCM City

Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem had a meeting on November 8 with Masuda Tetsuya, General Director of Japan’s education group Soshi, who said his firm wants to set up an international university in the Vietnamese city.
Draft law on Cyber Security debated Society

Draft law on Cyber Security debated

Some proposals in the draft Law on Cyber Security by the Ministry of Public Security are not consistent with international commitments Vietnam has made.
Da Nang hopes for open conversations with investors Business

Da Nang hopes for open conversations with investors

Chairman of the Da Nang city People’s Committee Huynh Duc Tho has called on enterprises and investors both at home and overseas to have open conversations with the city’s government about investment cooperation opportunities.
Consumer finance lures foreign firms Business

Consumer finance lures foreign firms

Consumer finance is proving to be an attractive sector with the number of foreign companies rising through mergers and acquisitions, the news site cafef.vn reported.
TPP negotiators meet to hash out changes after US pullout World

TPP negotiators meet to hash out changes after US pullout

Chief negotiators of the 11 remaining countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement began two-day talks in Tokyo, Japan on September 21 to discuss changes and freezes to parts of the deal following the withdrawal of the US earlier this year.