TP Bank gets B2 rating from Moody’s Business

TP Bank gets B2 rating from Moody’s

For the first time, US ratings agency Moody's Investor Service assigned B2 long-term local and foreign currency deposit and issuer ratings to Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TP Bank).
Labour Hero title bestowed upon Military Bank Society

Labour Hero title bestowed upon Military Bank

President Truong Tan Sang presented the Labour Hero title to the Military Commercial Joint Stock Bank (MB) for its outstanding achievements in business from 2005–2014 at a ceremony in Hanoi.
Business

Southern province aims at 10 percent GRDP growth

The southern province of Dong Nai has been formulating a wide range of measures to realise the gross regional domestic product (GRDP) target of between 10.8 and 11.8 percent this year, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Dinh Quoc Thai said.
Mekong Delta tra fish farms get ASC certification Business

Mekong Delta tra fish farms get ASC certification

The first three fish farms raising tra fish for export in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long have received certificates from the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC), opening the door to larger markets.
Business

Cooperation in Hanoi’s rail system gathers steam

The Hanoi Metropolitan Railway Management Board (MRB) and the Tokyo Metro Co. Ltd. from Japan inked a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the management and construction of the capital’s railway system on February 18.
Quang Nam steady towards sustainable tourism Travel

Quang Nam steady towards sustainable tourism

The central province of Quang Nam welcomed 1.65 million foreign tourists in 2013, accounting for one fifth of the country’s total foreign visitors in the year, according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Travel

Central Quang Nam pursues sustainable tourism

The central province of Quang Nam has set a target of developing sustainable tourism associated with the preservation and promotion of cultural values so it can better contribute to local economic growth. Report by the Vietnam Economic News.
Politics

President urges NA deputies from businesses to give more proposals

President Truong Tan Sang has asked entrepreneurs who are deputies of the 13th National Assembly (NA) to give more proposals and recommendations to the NA on how to help enterprises overcome difficulties, maintaining stable operation and making contributions to the country’s economic development.
Society

Dak Lak plugs into renewable energy sources

Central Highland province of Dak Lak possesses huge renewable energy sources. Over the past time, the province has effectively exploited and used these potentials and contributed to regional and local energy security. Report by the Vietnam Business Forum.
Business

Dong Nai moves to clear hindrances for investors

Authorities of southern Dong Nai province, one of Vietnam’s main manufacturing centers, have vowed to create necessary supportive policies for foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises in the locality for their stable operation.