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Asia Pacific forum highlights smart tourism

The arrival of the internet of things (IoT) and inter-connectivity of devices has already substantially changed tourism and led to the development of smart tourism. — VNA/VNS Photo Gia Thuận HCM CITY — The arrival of the internet of things (IoT) and inter-connectivity of devices has already substantially changed tourism and led to the development of smart tourism, experts have ... Read More »

Will Vietnam exploit more oil for higher GDP growth?

VietNamNet Bridge – The report on the GDP growth scenario of Vietnam in 2018 does not include the strengthening of oil exploitation, which had been expected. The world oil price saw strong recovery in the first months of the year The world oil price saw strong recovery in the first months of the year. In May, the Brent oil price, ... Read More »

Why data localisation might become a big investment story

Brian Spence Viet Nam News Brian Spence* In mid-June, Việt Nam’s National Assembly approved the Law on Cybersecurity by an overwhelming almost 87 per cent majority, a move that has sparked a great deal of debate over how technology giants such as Facebook and Google will cooperate with the government in its policing of the web. These complexities are perhaps ... Read More »

FDI textile-garment projects on the rise

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) have helped Vietnam attract more foreign direct investment (FDI) in textile-garment projects in the country, officials said. Local authorities hesitate to develop dying projects due to concerns over environmental pollution At a press conference held on June 18 to introduce the third Denims & ... Read More »

Cashew factories shut down due to lack of nuts

Cashew processing at a factory in the southern province of Bình Phước. — VNA/VNS Photo Đình Huệ Viet Nam News HCM CITY — Cashew nut processing plants have halted operation due to a lack of raw materials, the Vietnam Cashew Nut Association (Vinacas) has said, urging processors to stay calm in the face of price fluctuations on the world cashew ... Read More »

Banks hope to lure foreign investors

SCB will consider selling shares in 2019 after the restructuring is completed. — Photo SCB Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Despite the current increasing foreign investment inflows, merged and acquired banks will consider selling stakes to foreign investors after completing the restructuring to up the attractiveness of sales, bank officials said. After the merger and acquisition (M&A) process, most ... Read More »

Cement strategy must ensure balance of supply, demand

A cement production line at La Hiên Cement VVMI JSC in the northern province of Thái Nguyên. — VNA/VNS Photo Hoàng Nguyên Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The strategy on the development of cement industry by 2030 towards 2050 would ensure a balance between the supply and demand for cement. This is because the cement industry will have more supply ... Read More »

Russian products popular in VN

Customers at a showroom displaying Russian products in HCM City. — VNS Photo Viet Nam News HCM CITY — More and more Russian agricultural products are finding their way into the Vietnamese market, according to the Russian Export Centre in Việt Nam. Sunflower oil, pine nuts, walnuts, cereals, and other products from the country are on display and sold at ... Read More »