Saigontourist receives 2,000 foreign visitors Business

Saigontourist receives 2,000 foreign visitors

The Saigon Travel Service Company (Saigontourist) welcomed 2,000 foreign tourists and crew sailing aboard the cruise liner Costa Classica, which berthed at the Navi Oil port in Ho Chi Minh City on January 12.

Vietnam looks to invest more abroad

Investment outflow of Vietnamese businesses into foreign countries and territories is expected to increase with a yearly average of 500 million USD, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)’s Foreign Investment Agency.

Last year saw a wave of Vietnamese foreign investment. Deputy head of the department, Bui Quoc Trung, said Vietnam invested in 457 projects with 7.2 billion USD in over 50 countries and territories. The figures reached 143 percent of set targets and over twice as much as the total investment between 1989 and 2008.
VinaPhone joins Asia’s Conexus alliance Sci-Tech

VinaPhone joins Asia’s Conexus alliance

VinaPhone joined Conexus, one of Asia's biggest mobile alliance with the aim of seeking more opportunities for cooperation with other big mobile phone providers in the region to benefit local users.

Foreign banks expand presence in Vietnam

Many foreign banks have joined up with local partners to expand their presence in Vietnam’s market in addition to opening more branches and introducing new products.