Archive for November 27th, 2019

Central bank continues to tighten screws on property companies

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s central bank plans to gradually reduce the rate of short-term deposits used for medium- and long-term loans, which go mostly to property companies. The [...] » More

Bad debt on the rise among boat owners

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

The number of non-performing loans had been on the rise among recipients under a government directive (Decision 67/2014/ND-CP) to support Vietnamese fishermen to build or [...] » More

Crystallising investment rules for infrastructure developers

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Vietnam is now a magnet for overseas financiers wishing to carry out infrastructure initiatives before transferring them to the state. Tran Son Vu, head of the Promotion [...] » More

Export of wood and wood products reaches $1b in October

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Vietnam gained more than $1 billion from the export of wood and wood products in October, up 22.69 per cent year-on-year, according to the general Department of Vietnam [...] » More

China makes up nearly 40pct of Vietnam’s steel imports despite tighter trade measures

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | HanoiTimes | 6:02 AM

The neighbouring country remained Vietnam’s leading supplier of steel over the last three years, with the quantity and value growing at two-digit growth rates annually. [...] » More

Experts concerned over land price hike

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The SaigonTimes | 6:02 AM

Multiple experts have expressed concern over the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment’s proposal to double the land prices, as higher prices will result in [...] » More

Circular Economy Fostering Sustainable Development

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:02 AM

The next decade (20202030) is considered the time-box period for Vietnam to complete the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, called VSDG, in which the circular economy [...] » More

Vietnam is Canada’s largest trading partner

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:02 AM

Vietnam has been the leading trading partner of Canada in the Asean region since 2015 and the agricultural foods and seafood accounting for most of bilateral trade. The [...] » More

Car imports flood Vietnam, domestically assembled cars under pressure

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s automobile industry not only has to compete with veterans Thailand and Indonesia, but also with new manufacturers in Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar. After [...] » More

Sustainable infrastructure investment speeds up growth in Vietnam

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Sustainable infrastructure investments are becoming the norm and enabling stable economic and social growth in Vietnam, Nirukt Sapru, CEO, Vietnam and Asean & South Asia [...] » More

FDI poured into Binh Duong up 69pct

27-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The southern province of Binh Duong has attracted 9.9 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) from 2016 to October 2019, exceeding the locality’s set plan for [...] » More