Archive for February 23rd, 2019

Vietnamese banks open to risk swap

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VnEconomy | 6:00 AM

The last day before the Lunar New Year holiday, Techcom Securities Company (TCBS) updated the latest developments in the domestic bond market, showing a continuing trend. [...] » More

January auto imports 46 times higher than last year

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam imported nearly 11,700 cars worth more than $273 million in the first month of this year, marking the fifth consecutive month with a volume of at least 10,000 units, [...] » More

EC’s yellow card for Vietnam seafood remains in place

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The European Commission (EC) had earlier announced it would dispatch a working team to Vietnam last month to review the country’s efforts to handle illegal fishing. [...] » More

Vietnam, Argentina expect trade to reach $6 billion in 5 years

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam and Argentina are looking to double their two-way trade in the next five years to $6 billion. The Vietnam-Argentina Business Forum was held by the Vietnam Chamber of [...] » More

Vietnam fights spread of African hog cholera

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Many pig traders, firms and animal health authorities across the country have worked out prompt solutions and measures to fight African hog cholera, including supervising pig [...] » More

Major changes required for Vietnam’s investment and corporate laws

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Various provisions of these two important laws have now proved to be the hinderance to Vietnam’s future economic development. Major changes are now required for [...] » More

World Bank asked to continue providing technical support for Vietnam

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh has suggested that the World Bank (WB) continue providing Vietnam with capital and technical [...] » More

Regulatory framework desperately needed to support household businesses: experts

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The enterprise and investment laws should be amended to stimulate the development of the private sector, especially the five million business households, and to make the [...] » More

Vietnam needs to prepare for new period with a stronger China: economists

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Economists at a forum on Vietnam’s economic integration in December last year all agreed that Vietnam needs to prepare for the rising economic and political influence [...] » More

VN businesses struggle to find new labourers

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam may have a large pool of manual workers, but not enough it seems to cope with growing demand. After Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays, businesses are struggling to find [...] » More

Star apple shipment to US to increase threefolds

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang aims to ship 300 tonnes of star apples to the United States until the end of the 2018-2019 crop, raising the shipment of the fruit to [...] » More

Non-wood furniture exports on the rise

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam is current the top exporter of wood and furniture in Southeast Asia, the second biggest in Asia and the fifth in the world, according to the general Department of [...] » More

Vietnam’s economic freedom up 2.2 points: Heritage Foundation index

23-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s economic freedom score is 55.3, making its economy the 128th freest in the 2019 Index. Its overall score has increased by 2.2 points, with a sharp increase in [...] » More