E.U. Green Deal poses challenges to Vietnamese businesses (21/02/2023)
The European Green Deal will likely affect several Vietnamese industries, depending on the nature of the industry and the specific measures introduced under the deal, a senior trade official has said.

Thai retail giant to invest $1.45B in Vietnam (21/02/2023)
Thailand’s Central Retail Corporation has announced it will double the number of its Vietnam stores with its largest ever local investment of 50 billion baht (US$1.45 billion).

Vietnam, Belgium step up scientific-technological cooperation (21/02/2023)
Vietnam wants to step up cooperation with countries that have strengths in science-technology like Belgium, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has said.

Room for industrial real estate development remains high due to short supply (20/02/2023)
The industrial real estate sector has good prospects in 2023 due to short supply, a shift in the supply chain to Vietnam and its favourable investment policies, experts said.

The rise of healthy living (20/02/2023)
Besides the three golden criteria of “near the market, near the river, near the road” when it comes to buying a house, today’s homebuyers are paying more attention to factors that take into account healthy living.

Vietnamese cities move to develop more urban green spaces (20/02/2023)
Many provinces and cities across the country plan to expand green urban areas in their localities, aiming to create green spaces thus improving the environment and enhancing the quality of life for locals.

Workshop helps Canadian firms understand more about Vietnamese market (20/02/2023)
A workshop to help Canadian businesses better understand about the Vietnamese market was held in both online and in-person format in Vancouver by the Vietnam-Canada Business (VCB) Association on February 18.

EuroCham launches 2023 Whitebook in Hanoi (17/02/2023)
The European Chamber of Commerce Vietnam (EuroCham) held a business-to-government dialogue forum in Hanoi on February 16 to launch its 2023 Whitebook, seeking to strengthen ties with the country in terms of the green economy and sustainable development.

Agricultural sector targets attracting 25 billion USD in FDI by 2030 (17/02/2023)
The agricultural sector targets attracting 25 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) by 2030, along with 5 billion USD in loans and 1 billion USD in grants.

FDI to remain strong in 2023: forecast (17/02/2023)
Foreign investments are expected to flow into the tech and property sectors this year despite concerns about a global economic slowdown.

Offshore wind power fundamentals drive Vietnam’s green transition: project developer (17/02/2023)
Offshore wind power will be fundamental to delivering Vietnam’s green transition goals, said Stuart Livesey, the Vietnam Country Director for Copenhagen Offshore Partners (COP) - the offshore wind project developer of Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP).

AI wave set to sweep tech market (16/02/2023)
The trend for digital transformation and the push from new technology have created momentum for platforms and products applying AI to develop in Vietnam.

Forum promotes ties between Vietnam and Japan (16/02/2023)
The 2023 Vietnam-Japan Economic Forum marks the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and Vietnam and represents an opportunity for business leaders from the two countries to meet, exchange, and seek cooperation on future development plans.

Raft of deals to brighten up foreign funding picture (16/02/2023)
Positive signs in economic growth alongside trust from foreign investors are the driving forces helping Vietnam hit between $36-38 billion in foreign investment capital commitment in 2023, up 30 per cent on-year.

Stronger FDI waves expected into Vietnam (16/02/2023)
Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows to Vietnam are slowing down but promising moves are showing that waves of FDI to the country will be stronger in the coming time, said Chief Representative of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Hanoi Nakajima Takeo.

Vietnamese suppliers to become part of Samsung’s global value chain (16/02/2023)
Joo Ho Choi, general director of the Samsung Vietnam Complex, was the only representative from a foreign-invested enterprise to speak at a conference on February 12 in Quang Ninh on the government’s action plan to implement Resolution No.30-NQ/TW dated November 23 from the Politburo on socioeconomic development, national defence, and security in the Red River region to 2030, with a vision to 2045.

Nordic nations staunchly working alongside Vietnam (15/02/2023)
Vietnam emerged as one of the great success stories among Asian emerging economies. Vietnam found its way to thrive economically and even achieved an impressive 8.02 per cent GDP growth in 2022. The improved business environment has contributed to socioeconomic recovery and development, thus regaining the trust of the foreign business community in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s infrastructure luring Chinese investment (15/02/2023)
With wider activities taking place involving the markets of China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, their investors are looking at potential infrastructure opportunities throughout Vietnam.

European firms urged to boost investment in green development for Vietnam (15/02/2023)
Finance Minister Ho Duc Phoc had a working session with a delegation of the EU-ASEAN Business Council (EU-ABC) in Hanoi on February 14, during which he expressed a hope that European businesses support and effectively invest in green economic development in Vietnam.

Raft of deals to brighten up foreign funding picture (15/02/2023)
Positive signs in economic growth alongside trust from foreign investors are the driving forces helping Vietnam hit between $36-38 billion in foreign investment capital commitment in 2023, up 30 per cent on-year.