Vietnam, Bulgaria boost trade, investment Business

Vietnam, Bulgaria boost trade, investment

The Vietnam-Bulgaria Trade Promotion and Investment Centre has opened in Hanoi recently, improving conditions for Vietnamese businesses to boost investment and exports to Bulgaria as well as accessing other EU markets.
HCM City partners with UK in building smart city Politics

HCM City partners with UK in building smart city

The Office of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City and the Consulate General of the UK in the city on January 3 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in implementing the future global city programme, which aims to turn the city into a smart city, in the 2019-2022 period.
Vietnam makes giant stride in business climate improvement Business

Vietnam makes giant stride in business climate improvement

The Government’s Resolution No.19/NQ-CP has brought about remarkable improvements in business environment and national competitive capacity, creating more favourable conditions for business operation of local enterprises, after five years of implementation.
Vietnamese e-commerce growing rapidly Business

Vietnamese e-commerce growing rapidly

The past four years have seen a busy journey for the e-commerce market in Southeast Asia and Vietnamese e-commerce growth rate ranked second, just behind Indonesia, in the region, according to Google and Temasek.
Vietnam needs strategy to promote local trade Business

Vietnam needs strategy to promote local trade

Vietnam lacks an overall strategy to promote the sustainable development of domestic trade in the context of deep international integration, heard a conference held in Hanoi on December 18.
Vietnam’s e-commerce forecast to boom Business

Vietnam’s e-commerce forecast to boom

Vietnam’s e-commerce market is predicted to boom in the near future, given that 53 percent of the population uses the internet and nearly 54 million people use smartphones.
ADB loans 300 million USD to BIDV to support Vietnamese SMEs Business

ADB loans 300 million USD to BIDV to support Vietnamese SMEs

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) on December 12 signed a 300-million-USD loan agreement to support the growth and productivity of small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Vietnam.