HCM City banking sector to continue supporting businesses hit by pandemic woes

Customers at a Vietbank transaction office in HCM City. The banking sector will continue to undertake programmes to help businesses overcome difficulties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and restore production.... Read more »

Viet Nam’s e-commerce forecast to grow 20 per cent in Q4

A customer browses products on shopee.vn. Viet Nam’s e-commerce market is forecast to climb 20 per cent in the last quarter of this year to reach US$12 billion by year... Read more »

Exhibition on COVID-19 fight launched in Da Nang

PANO – The Da Nang Municipal Department of Culture and Sports in association with the Alliance of Arts and Literature Associations of Da Nang City co-held an exhibition at the... Read more »

Cambodia: Flooding forces 40 garment factories to suspend operations

Seventy-nine garment factories in Kampong Speu and Kandal provinces and Phnom Penh have been affected by flooding, and at least 40 of them have temporarily suspended their operations, the Phnom... Read more »

Enterprises find opportunities amid the COVID-19 pandemic

VCN- The Covid-19 pandemichas had a strong impact on production and business activities. But in such extreme circumstances, many businesses still achieved high growth, contributing to the state budget... Read more »

Samsung heir visits Vietnam to discuss possible investment plans

Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong departed for Vietnam for a three-day visit to explore business opportunities. Read more »

COVID-19 Updates (October 20): PM: Entry to Vietnam must be closely controlled

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 19 called for close control over entry into Vietnam at all border gates so the country can pursue the goals of fighting COVID-19... Read more »

NA to examine key national development targets for 2021

The National Assembly convened its year-end session in Hanoi on October 20 to discuss key national important issues, including adopting bills and setting targets for 2021. Read more »

Customs stands side by side with enterprises to overcome difficulties

VCN - Following the direction of the Government, the Prime Minister and the Ministry of Finance, Customs has been implementing many practical solutions to facilitate trade, support enterprises to overcome... Read more »

Top Vietnamese leader hosts Japanese PM

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong hosted a reception in Hanoi on October 19 for Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide, who is on an official visit to... Read more »

Gov’t support needed for investment in cold storage

The COVID-19 pandemic has worsened the shortage of cold storage space in Ho Chi Minh City and surrounding areas as goods pile up as a result of lack of... Read more »

More domestic manufacturers participate in global supply chains

More domestic manufacturers participate in global supply chains Read more »

Japanese media puts spotlight on visit by PM Yoshihide Suga

Within the framework of an official visit to the nation by Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on October 19, a meeting took place with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc... Read more »

Government support needed for investment in cold storage, says VASEP

Cold storage availability in HCM City is shrinking as goods pile up due to lack of demand due to the Covid pandemic.— VNA/VNS Photo The COVID-19 pandemic has worsened the... Read more »

Customs sector worked closely with enterprises to overcome difficulties

VCN - Following the instructions of the Government, the Prime Minister and the Ministry of Finance, the Customs sector has been implementing many practical solutions to facilitate trade, supporting businesses... Read more »

Tax sector intensively reduces land rent tax in 2020

The General Department of Taxation has requested tax departments in the whole country to implement Decision No.22/2020/QĐ-TTg of the Prime Minister on the reduction of land rent tax in 2020... Read more »

Vietnam ensures right to freedom of movement during COVID-19

Despite difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Vietnamese Party and State have done their best to ensure the right to freedom of travel for Vietnamese and foreign citizens in... Read more »

Cash flow pours heavily into stock market

Cash flow pours heavily into stock market Read more »

UN discussion calls for legal framework to respond to pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the weak points and vulnerability of the international community as well as loopholes in the global legal systems, which must be addressed so as to... Read more »

Vietnam chairs UNSC session on South Sudan

Vietnamese ambassador to the UN Dang Dinh Quy on October 16 virtually hosted a UN Security Council session, examining progress and challenges related to children and armed conflicts in South... Read more »

Japan officially announces Vietnam visit by PM Suga

The Japanese Government on October 16 officially announced that Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide will pay visits to Vietnam and Indonesia from October 18 to 21 to discuss measures aimed at... Read more »

Meeting promotes ASEAN-EAS cooperation in adapting to COVID-19

Senior experts from the East Asia Summit (EAS) have gathered at an online meeting to discuss cooperation orientations in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, co-chaired by Vietnam, as the Chair... Read more »

Boeing to bring more technologies to local airlines

A Boeing airplane.— Photo Boeing To cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, Boeing has sped up its ecoDemonstrator programme to support its partner airlines, including those in Viet Nam. With the... Read more »

COVID-19: 370 Vietnamese citizens safely repatriated from Russia

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on October 15-16 safely repatriated 370 Vietnamese citizens left stranded in Russia due to the impact of the COVID-19. Read more »

Vietnam prepared for hosting 37th ASEAN Summit

Vietnam is working out plans for organizing the 37th ASEAN Summit which is expected to take place in mid-November this year, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Read more »

Vietnam welcomes new Japanese PM’s first overseas visit to Hanoi

Vietnam welcomes newly-elected Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide’s upcoming visit to Hanoi and believes the visit will be a great success, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said. Read more »

State Audit of Vietnam works to complete 2020 plan

As the Chair of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institution (ASOSAI) for the 2018-2021 term, the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) has strived to implement its audit plan for... Read more »

HCMC strives for economic recovery

HCMC strives for economic recovery Read more »

Cuba determined to continue expanding ties with Vietnam: President Díaz – Canel

Vietnamese Ambassador to Cuba Le Thanh Tung presented his credentials to Cuban President Miguel Díaz - Canel Bermúdez in Havana on October 14. Read more »

Focusing on resolving problems in the disbursement of foreign investment capital

The Ministry of Finance had a meeting with ministries and branches to review the disbursement progress of public investment capital borrowed from aboard by the Government in the first nine... Read more »

Towards sustainable development after Covid-19

VCN - As the whole world has been heavily affected by the Covid-19 pandemic; many businesses were struggling and shut down. However, this pandemic is also an opportunity for businesses... Read more »

President Diaz-Canel lauds Cuba-Vietnam exemplary relations

Cuban President Miguel Diaz - Canel Bermudez has hailed the exemplary relations between Cuba and Vietnam that have stood the test of time over the past six decades, and wants... Read more »

11th Congress of Ho Chi Minh City Party Organisation opens

The 11th Congress of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Organisation for the 2020-2025 tenure opened on October 15, with 444 delegates taking part. Read more »

Hoa Binh lauches domestic tourism promotion programme

The northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh on October 14 launched the second domestic tourism promotion programme in 2020, introducing a safe and attractive tourist destination. Read more »

Hoa Phat reports highest-ever revenue, after-tax profit

The industrial manufacturer Hoa Phat Group posted 24.9 trillion VND in revenue in the third quarter of this year, up 62.7 percent year on year, and after-tax profit of over... Read more »

Pandemic a test of fire for Vietnamese enterprises

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a test for Vietnamese businesses as many have been and will be struggling to recover for the foreseeable future. Those who emerge from the crisis... Read more »

Vietnam calls for respecting Western Sahara peace process

A Vietnamese diplomat to the United Nations has called on parties concerned to respect agreements and speed up peace efforts by the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western... Read more »

Pandemic a test of fire: business leaders

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (third from left) in a meeting with Vietnamese entrepreneurs in Ha Noi. — Photo chinhphu.vn The COVID-19 pandemic has been a test for Vietnamese businesses... Read more »

American newspaper details Vietnamese economic “miracle”

The New York Times published an article by Ruchir Sharma, the chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, on October 13 titled "Is Vietnam the Next ‘Asian Miracle?”. Read more »

Indonesia’s GDP growth to contract 1.5 percent in 2020: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that Indonesia’s GDP growth may contract by 1.5 percent in 2020 rather than 0.3 percent as it initially forecasted in June this year... Read more »