Archive for September 12th, 2018

Difficult to have ‘miracles’ for Vietcombank, VietinBank and BIDV

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VnEconomy | 6:00 AM

Later than the previous years, Commercial Joint Stock Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has finally set the 2018 dividend payment rate on October 25th. The [...] » More

Cutthroat competition in e-commerce benefits consumers

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Many e-commerce firms have had to leave and the market has been re-organised with only several big players. They continue their cutthroat competition to gain the upper hand [...] » More

Korean financial firms make beeline for Vietnam

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Recent expansion plans and stake acquisitions reflect keen Korean interest in Vietnam’s banking and finance sectors. South Korean giant KB Financial Group is completing [...] » More

How Vietnam will adapt to the fintech revolution

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

The rapid increase in the number of startups operating in the financial services industry, along with a corresponding increase in investment in this sector, has attracted [...] » More

World Economic Forum on Asean attracts 80 Southeast Asia start-ups

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Eighty Southeast Asian startups will take part in the World Economic Forum on Asean meeting in Hanoi from Tuesday to Thursday. The participants, including three from Vietnam, [...] » More

HCM City maintains leading position in FDI attraction

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Since policies to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) were applied from January 1, 1988, HCM City has led the way in luring investment. Statistics from the municipal [...] » More

Vietnam to offer pricing stimulus for wind energy projects

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

The PM’s in-principle approval of higher wind energy tariffs is expected to boost renewable energy investments in Vietnam. It has been confirmed that the prime minister [...] » More

Science-technology promotes farm produce exports

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The application of high technologies in cultivation, animal husbandry and fisheries has helped increase economic value by 10-30 percent. The statistic was revealed at a [...] » More

Economic restructuring: Large transformations implemented very slowly

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Thoi Bao Ngan Hang | 6:00 AM

Be realistic, avoid over-confidence “Vietnam is dependent too much on Foreign Direct Investments (FDI)”. This reality was again presented by Pham Chi Lan, former [...] » More

Vietnam must become IT powerhouse: prime minister

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam must strive to become a powerhouse in the field of information technology, prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said, adding that the Ministry of Information and [...] » More

WEF Asean 2018: Chances for Quang Ninh to draw capital

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The northern province of Quang Ninh will be the destination for a two-day field-trip of delegates to the World Economic Forum on Asean (WEF Asean) 2018, which it considers a [...] » More

Vietnam spends over $6.5 billion paying debts in 8 months

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

In August, Vietnamese government signed a loan agreement worth $150 million, taking the total number of loan agreements in eight months to 10 with a value of $1.13 billion. [...] » More

Vietnam-WEF cooperation in agriculture becomes fruitful: official

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Ahead of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Asean to be opened in Hanoi on September 11, deputy minister of Agriculture Le Quoc Doanh has noted the outcomes of agricultural [...] » More

Vietnam authorities target e-commerce infrastructure development

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

While Vietnam has huge potential for e-commerce development, the country’s infrastructure for the industry still lacks synchronisation and connectivity. According to [...] » More

Government and Enterprises Work Together to Upgrade Business Performance

12-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

The theme of the Vietnam Business Summit 2018 (VBS 2018) highlights two core advantages of Vietnam in global value chains: Connectivity and creativity, which are also the [...] » More