Tata Power seeks Vietnamese partner
Private power firm Tata Power said it is looking for a local partner in Viet Nam for the proposed 1,320 MW project in the Southeast Asian country.
5.8% GDP target for 2014 realistic?
Vietnam is set to achieve a GDP growth rate of 5.8% in 2014, a bit higher than in 2013, and many lawmakers and experts believe this target is ambitious, but feasible.
Nation's CPI rises by only 0.34% this month
The national consumer price index (CPI) increased 0.34 per cent this month over October, the lowest November jump in five years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported...
New expressway to boost central region
Work started on the Da Nang - Quang Ngai expressway yesterday with funding worth US$1.4 billion in ODA from the Japan International Co-operation Agency, the World Bank and the...
Confectioners become hungry for Tet
Leading domestic confectioners including Bibica, Kinh Do, Trang An, Biscafun and Hai Chau have basically completed plans to prepare goods for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year),...
Consumer confidence creeps up
Consumer confidence in Viet Nam rose two points to 97 in the third quarter as local job prospects and personal finance are expected to be more positive next year.
Swedish firms seek opportunities in Vietnam
Leaders of a dozen of major banks and corporations from Sweden are now in Hanoi looking for opportunities to invest in the fields of finance, transport, machinery, defense and...
Firms urged to host technology transfers
The survey report pointed out that numerous large businesses have invested in technology upgrades and renovation, while small businesses focused on developing new products.