Coffee industry to face more losses in Q2 Business

Coffee industry to face more losses in Q2

Vietnam's coffee industry will probably suffer more losses in the second quarter due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Phan Xuan Thang, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Cocoa and Coffee Association, has said.
HCM City in need of fewer workers in Q2 Society

HCM City in need of fewer workers in Q2

Recruitment demand in Ho Chi Minh City is forecast to fall by 37.33 percent in the second quarter of 2020, with only 47,000 new employees needed, according to the city’s Resources Forecast and Labor Market Information Centre (Falmi). ​
Motorcycle sales drop in second quarter of 2019 Business

Motorcycle sales drop in second quarter of 2019

Members of the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) witnessed sales of more than 749,500 units in the second quarter of this year, marking a decrease of 4.4 percent from the same period last year.
Hoa Lac observatory to open in Q2 Sci-Tech

InfographicHoa Lac observatory to open in Q2

The observatory and planetarium of Vietnam National Space Centre, located at Hanoi’s Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park, will be officially put into operation at the beginning of the second quarter this year.
Thailand’s economy sees slow growth in Q2 World

Thailand’s economy sees slow growth in Q2

Thailand’s economy in April-June grew at a slower pace than in the previous quarter, but the National Economic and Social Development Board (NESDB) kept its yearly GDP growth forecast of the country at 4.2-4.7 percent.
Singapore’s economy grows slower in Q2 than expected World

Singapore’s economy grows slower in Q2 than expected

Singapore’s economy in the second quarter of 2018 expanded just 3.8 percent from the same period last year, and only 1 percent from the previous quarter, a result slower than the median forecast of 4 percent and 1.2 percent in a Reuters poll of economists.
Sales of motorcycles up 6 percent in Q2 Business

Sales of motorcycles up 6 percent in Q2

The Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers has reported that its members sold 783,940 motorbikes of all kinds in the second quarter of 2018, up 6.1 percent against the same period last year.
Hanoi’s condo market slows in second quarter Business

Hanoi’s condo market slows in second quarter

The condominium market for sale showed signs of slowing down in the second quarter of this year, said Nguyen Hoai An, director of CBRE Vietnam’s Hanoi branch at a recent press conference to report on the capital city’s real estate market in the second quarter of this year.
SSI continues its lead in brokerage market share Business

SSI continues its lead in brokerage market share

Saigon Securities Incorporation (SSI) remained the largest broker in Vietnam in the second quarter of 2018, accounting for 23.08 percent of the brokerage market share, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HoSE).