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Singaporean businesses seek investment in Việt Nam – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (centre) speaks with Singaporean business leaders about investment opportunities in Việt Nam. — VNA/VNS Photo Dương Giang HÀ NỘI — Singaporean businesses expect to promote co-operation with Việt Nam in the field of smart urban development, the fourth industrial revolution and innovation. The information was released at the meeting between Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc and a Singaporean business delegation, led by the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) and Enterprise Singapore, in Hà Nội on Monday. SBF President Teo Siong Seng said…

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VN companies named among top 300 Asian businesses – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A cow is fed at a Vinamilk cattle farm. Vinamilk and four other Vietnamese firms were recognised by Nikkei Asia Review among the top 300 companies in Asia. — Photo vietnamfinance.vn HÀ NỘI — Five Vietnamese companies are among the 300 largest and fastest-growing businesses in Asia, according to Nikkei Asia Review’s exclusive ranking. They are Vietnam Dairy Products JSC (Vinamilk), Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank), FPT Corporation (FPT), PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas) and real estate firm Vingroup. The firms were recognised for their market value and growth potential. Vinamilk, Vietcombank…

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First-ever White Book on Vietnamese Businesses launched – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ said that the White Book provides reliable information for the Government, ministries, sectors and localities as well as associations and investors. — VNA/VNS Photo Doãn Tấn HÀ NỘI — The first edition of the White Book on Vietnamese Businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hà Nội on Wednesday.  The White Book, compiled by the General Statistics Office (GSO) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, contains essential information assessing the development of enterprises across the country and in…

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Securities firms warn listed businesses may struggle to meet EVFTA standards – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A corner of Sài Gòn Port, run by Sài Gòn Port JSC (UPCoM: SGP). Logistics firms are expected to benefit from the inflow of foreign capital, as the amount of shipments loaded at ports is expected to increase thanks to the Europe-Việt Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA). — Photo ndh.vn HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam’s benchmark VN-Index has risen since the ratification of the EU-Việt Nam trade agreement on the back of listed firms whose exports would be boosted by the deal. However, securities firms have warned their increased share prices may not…

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Businesses told to diversify after steel tariff hike – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Components are made at the Cát Thái Manufacturing & Trading Co Ltd in HCM City. Vietnamese enterprises are urged to draw up appropriate business strategies to use domestic raw materials or other sources. — VNA/VNS Photo An Hiếu HÀ NỘI — Vietnamese enterprises are advised to build better business strategies after the US slapped huge tariffs on Vietnamese steel. On Tuesday, the US Department of Commerce (DOC) announced it would impose duties of up to 456 per cent on the Vietnamese cold-rolled steel (CRS) and corrosion-resistant steel (CORE) export products made from…

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Hong Kong’s businesses, markets kept calm and carried on even as city streets were choked with biggest protest rallies in history

Hong Kong’s residents carried on business and their daily lives as usual, even as the local legislature was rendered inoperable for the past month by rallies that clogged the city’s streets with the biggest number of protesters in history.The Hang Seng Index actually rose by 7.1 per cent since an estimated 1 million people took to the streets in protest on June 9, while the local currency strengthened by 59 basis points against the US dollar over the same period, bolstered by a truce in the… Source link

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VN businesses urged to trade via online platforms with Norway – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    Việt Nam should take advantage of e-commerce in trade with Norway, experts have urged. – VNS Photo Việt Dũng HCM CITY – More Vietnamese businesses should seek trade with Norwegian businesses via e-commerce, experts said at a conference held in HCM City yesterday (June 28). “Norway is an important trade partner of Việt Nam in northern Europe,” Võ Tân Thành, deputy chairman of Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), said. The negotiation of free trade agreements between Việt Nam and the European Free Trade Association is expected to boost investment among…

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PM Phuc speaks with Japanese businesses about training IT workers – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Visitors at an Internet of Things (IoT) Innovation Hub, the first of its kind in Việt Nam, located in Hòa Lạc Hi-tech Park.  Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc called on Japanese technology groups to pour investment in the park during a dialogue in Japan on Friday. VNA/VNS Photo Anh Tuấn HÀ NỘI — Efforts to develop an information technology (IT) workforce were highlighted during a dialogue between Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc and representatives of leading Japanese technology groups in Japan on Friday. The dialogue was held during the Prime Minister’s…

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Top 50 VN businesses honoured – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Businesses are honoured at the 2018 Việt Nam’s Top 50 awards in HCM City yesterday.— Photo courtesy of the organiser HCM CITY  Việt Nam’s 50 best performing businesses (Top 50) in 2018 were honoured at a ceremony in HCM City yesterday. The ranking has been done annually by Nhịp Cầu Đầu Tư (Investment Bridge) magazine and Thiên Việt Securities JSC since 2012 to honour the most effective listed companies. The rankings are based on revenues, return on equity (ROE) and earnings per share (EPS) for…

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National quality awards presented to 75 businesses – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

The ceremony to present the Vietnam National Quality Awards 2018 takes place in Hà Nội yesterday, — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — Seventy-five Vietnamese businesses received awards for their achievements last year in product and service quality and business performance in Hà Nội yesterday. They were honoured at the Vietnam National Quality Awards 2018 ceremony. Twenty-two of the firms won gold prizes, including nine big production businesses, eight small- and medium-sized production firms and small- and medium-sized service companies. Smaller prizes went to 53 other businesses. Congratulating the winners at the ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister…

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