EuroCham sees business confidence up
Business confidence and outlook among European businesses in Viet Nam have significantly increased, according to a the 14th quarterly EuroCham Business Climate Index survey,...
Kuwait eyes US$1 billion trade with Vietnam
Kuwaiti Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City Omar Al-Qenael has voiced his hope that two-way trade between Vietnam and Kuwait will exceed US$1 billion in the next few years.
The world economic picture presents bright colours in late 2013 and early 2014, highlighted by confidence in continued strong recovery in major economies such as the US and...
Sweets market gets less sweet
Though dominating the domestic market, the big sweets manufacturers have shifted to other kinds of undertaking as the market has got saturated.
Retailers ask for more support
Domestic retailers have called for policy support to help them exploit their potential better, especially as they have to face fierce competition from foreign counterparts.
Japan considers Vietnam a potential market
A Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) survey shows 70% of Japanese firms investing in Vietnam plan to expand their operations to capitalize on investment preferences.
US businesses keen on Vietnam market
High-level executives from 33 leading US companies, who are sanguine on prospects for doing business in Vietnam, attended the annual US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC) in Hanoi on
Motorbike market starts to run flat
Viet Nam's motorbike industry could fail to become a major manufacturer in the region by 2015 due to sluggish demand in the domestic market and a gloomy export forecast.
Truckers strike in Manila starts Monday
The Alliance of Concerned Truck Owners and Organizations (ACTOO) has announced that they will stage an indefinite strike starting at 8am at the Port Area in Manila. They are...