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Park Royal regeneration creating investment opportunities in West London

[Sponsored Article] One of the world’s most popular cities to live, work, study and invest, London is a city in perpetual transformation. With a population growing by almost 10 percent every decade, demand for property in London is sky high. Regeneration projects all over the city are creating new residential districts to meet this demand and offer long-term gains for investors, particularly in West London. Spanning 1,600 acres, Old Oak and Park Royal is the UK’s largest regeneration project… Source link

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Vietnamese, Russian firms exchange co-operation opportunities – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Participants at the meeting in Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry held a meeting for Vietnamese and Russian businesses in Hà Nội on Thursday to exchange co-operation opportunities in numerous fields. Vice Chairman of the VCCI Hoàng Quang Phòng said Việt Nam and Russia boasted long-standing economic and trade relations. Việt Nam wanted to co-operate with Russia in areas such as energy, infrastructure development, oil and gas, and mechanical industry, he said. Việt Nam would…

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Nepal comes looking for business opportunities, tourists – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HCM CITY — Việt Nam and Nepal have huge potential for co-operation in various sectors, especially tourism, according to the Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI). More and more companies from Nepal are seeking opportunities in Việt Nam while that country is also a promising market for Vietnamese enterprises, Nguyễn Thế Hưng, deputy director of the VCCI’s HCM City branch, said. Trade between the two countries was modest at US$38 million in the first nine months of last year, he told a…

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New model of trade co-operation brings both opportunities and challenges – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Non-equity modes (NEMs) trade is spreading in Việt Nam and exposing the country to both opportunities and challenges, one expert believes. Shunji Karikomi from Waseda University in Japan was speaking at a seminar in Hà Nội on Wednesday, themed “Non-equity modes (NEMs) in Việt Nam, promoting new forms of trade between Japan and ASEAN,” co-organised by the Việt Nam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and the ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC). Non-equity modes trade is a new form of trade carried out by transnational…

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South Asian investment opportunities for Hong Kong manufacturers

[Sponsored article] Hong Kong-based manufacturers have started looking beyond its nearest Asian countries, such as Vietnam and mainland China, as they seek to cut costs and diversify their operations geographically. The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) has researched a wealth of information that these manufacturers need to consider. The region’s other billion-strong country with a fast-growing economy, India, and its neighbours are now on Hong Kong manufacturers’ radar as… Source link

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Summit presents golden FDI opportunities – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI – Hosting the worldwide political event of the year will be the perfect opportunity for Việt Nam and Hà Nội to showcase its strengths and attract foreign direct investment (FDI) this year. The Trump-Kim summit opens a new chapter in international integration following the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), which took effect at the beginning of this year, and the EU-Việt Nam Free Trade Agreement, which is expected to be ratified early this year. International media has praised Việt…

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Chinese firms explore investment, import opportunities – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Durians are one of the products Chinese businesses are looking to import from Việt Nam, along with freshwater fish and sweet potatoes. — Photo nongsanvietnam.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — A business delegation from China is paying a visit to Việt Nam to study the possibility of investing and importing agro-fishery-forestry products from the Southeast Asian country. At a working session in Hà Nội on Monday with officials from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), several Chinese enterprises agreed to import 100,000 tonnes of rice…

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China’s bankers and traders face smaller year-end bonuses and fewer job opportunities in 2019 amid trade war and market rout

China’s bankers and traders are facing smaller bonuses and fewer job opportunities, as the nation’s securities industry stutters after years of rapid growth. The sector, adjusting to a slowing economy, tightening credit and plunging stocks, last year saw its first annual headcount cut since 2014, the earliest official data available. A drop in stock sales meant most securities firms didn’t win a single mandate last year, and a third of them will not pay bonuses for 2018, according to Eric Zhu, a Shanghai-based manager at global recruiter Morgan McKinley. While…

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Opportunities for local support industry firms – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News Vũ Hoa HÀ NỘI — A few years ago, Samsung, a world-leading electronics company, encouraged local Vietnamese firms to produce spare parts for its factories. However, the firm struggled to find Vietnamese suppliers capable of making simple components like screws, chargers and keyboards to adequate standards. This sparked concern about the country’s support industry being unable to meet Samsung’s strict requirements, even for the simplest components. But difficulties are also opportunities for those who are awake and many businesses and investors bet on the…

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World Bank arm IFC sees US$20 trillion worth of green investment opportunities in India, Asia-Pacific

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a private equity and venture capital arm of the World Bank Group, is set on climate related investments, with US$20 trillion worth of opportunities in Asia-Pacific and India by 2030. According to the IFC, 60 per cent of the area expected to be urban worldwide by 2030 is yet to be built, as emerging countries develop and migration to cities heightens. This will provide opportunities for US$29.4 trillion of climate-related investments in sectors from renewable energy to electric vehicles, of which nearly 70 per cent will…

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