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HCM City businesses confirm niche in Cambodia

Over 100 businesses from Ho Chi Minh City are introducing made-in-Vietnam products at the Vietnam-Cambodia trade and service exhibition (HCM City Expo 2013) that opened in Phnom Penh on April 3. The five-day event accommodates 200 booths, mostly focusing on food and foodstuff, household plastics, garments, footwear, handicrafts, cosmetics, office supplies, agricultural and constructional materials and decorations. Opening the event, ... Read More »

Lower car fees give a boost to second-hand market

The recent government decree reducing registration fees makes the used car market more exciting. Under Decree 45/2011/ NDCP which took effect on April 2, car consumers pay 10 percent less than before to register a second-hand car. Those who buy a new car can save 5 percent. The new car market will not be influenced much by the decree, as ... Read More »

Ministry takes measures to stabilise prices of key commodities

Ministry takes measures to stabilise prices of key commodities HA NOI (VNS)— The Ministry of Finance has issued Directive No 3847/BTC-QG asking relevant municipal and provincial departments to enhance price management and stabilisation. The move came as part of efforts to prevent dealers from pushing up the prices of essential commodities improperly on the back of rising retail petrol prices, ... Read More »

Domestic timber product exports to reach $5.5bn in 2013

Domestic timber product exports to reach $5.5bn in 2013 HA NOI (VNS)— With earnings topping US$1.2 billion in the first quarter, exporters of timber and and wood products are hoping to rake in $5.5 billion this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. With 3.5 million hectares of forest, the country harvests approximately 6 million cubic metres ... Read More »

Shares reverse gains in HCM City

Shares reverse gains in HCM City Investors monitor trading at Maybank Kim Eng Securities in HCM City. Shares retreated in the City yesterday. — VNA/VNS Photo Hoang Hai HA NOI (VNS)— Shares reversed Tuesday’s gains in HCM City yesterday. On the HCM City Stock Exchange, the VN-Index lost 0.69 per cent, reaching 505.93 points as losers overwhelmed gainers by 80-66. ... Read More »

Mercedes doubles warranty period for genuine spare parts

Two opera houses salute top violinist Violin virtuoso Maxim Fedetov will lead Russian and Vietnamese musicians in two classical concerts in Ha Noi and HCM City. Quang Nam tries to save ethnic culture Rapid modernisation and modern lifestyles are threatening the survival of the ancient Cham culture and other ethnic traditions in central Quang Nam Province, home to two UNESCO ... Read More »

Discounted plane seats seek to lure domestic passengers

Discounted plane seats seek to lure domestic passengers HCM CITY (VNS)— The HCM City Tourism Association and Vietnam Airlines on Tuesday announced a discount programme aimed at stimulating domestic travel demand this year. Vietnam Airlines will offer discounts of 38-58 per cent on domestic flights from HCM City and Ha Noi to Hai Phong, Da Nang, Nha Trang and Phu ... Read More »

Free ATM services still available

Free ATM services still available People withdraw cash from an ATM in Ha Noi. Many small and medium banks still offer free of charge ATM withdrawal services in order to keep their existing card-holders as well as attract new ones. — VNA/VNS Photo Ha Huy Hiep HA NOI (VNS)— One month has passed since the new regulation that led to ... Read More »

Viettel cable TV plan causes concern

Viettel cable TV plan causes concern Viettel customer-care staff answer questions. Viettel’s proposal to provide cable TV services faces stiff opposition from the Viet Nam Pay Television Association. — VNA/VNS Photo Minh Tu HA NOI (VNS)— Viettel’s proposal to provide cable TV services faces opposition from the Viet Nam Pay Television Association. The association last month petitioned the government to ... Read More »

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 4/4

Improving support industries Weak links between mechanical engineering businesses, limited bidding mechanisms, and inappropriate policies have hindered the steady development of support industries in Vietnam over the past years. According to a recent survey of 650 support industry businesses in HCM City, Dong Nai and Binh Duong by the National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and   Forecasting, most businesses in ... Read More »