06:16 (GMT +7) - Friday 25/05/2018
Metropole Hanoi to welcome Guest Chef

Biz Traveler 24/5/2018

Metropole Hanoi to welcome Guest Chef

Mickaël Le Calvez to serve a range of his childhood favorites at Le Beaulieu from June 15 to 21.

Sea Horse opens new Hai Phong factory

New factory to produce mattresses and furniture for regional export.

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Liberty & MoMo partner in Insurtech revolution

Insurance company and e-wallet provider cooperate in combining insurance and technology.

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Ahead in green lending

Vietnam is moving in the right direction in terms of promoting green lending, Mr. Kyle Kelhofer, IFC Country Manager...

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Linking visitors with luxury accomodation

One recent tech startup acts as a bridge in connecting those needing accommodation with those that have properties for...

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Online real estate brokerage gaining acceptance

Online real estate brokerages have become increasingly popular over recent years but the day they conquer the market is...

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Air Seoul opens Seoul - Da Nang route

First flight on new route to take off from South Korean capital this evening, May 18.

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May 18: VN-Index down early in afternoon

Sales pressure mounts in morning session and continues into afternoon.

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Vinh Hoan explains lower VDTG stake to AGM

Reduced holding not due to any stake sale, food corporation's AGM hears.

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Pacific Partnership 2018 kicks off in Khanh Hoa

Ninth gathering in Vietnam the second in a row at Khanh Hoa.

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Life's a breeze for most expats

Most expats have it pretty easy in Vietnam when it comes to earnings and expenses.

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Issue 291

Human resources in Vietnam have generally struggled to stay abreast of the country’s economic growth. Senior positions are particularly difficult to fill, with a period of training being an accepted part of the employment landscape in almost all positions. Workplace productivity is also at the low-end regionally, despite salaries being on the increase. Issues must be addressed for enterprises to continue driving the economy forward.

Commodities

Crude Oil: $59.48 ? -0.27%
Copper: $2.64 ? 0.38%
Sugar: $134.30 ? 1.21%
Coffee: $12.05 ? -2.19%
Gas: $2.75 ? 0.00%
Corn: $375.25 ? -1.83%

Source: vietstock

Exchange Rates

Unit: VND

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JPYNANA
SGDNANA
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Source: Vietcombank

Gold

Unit: milion VND/ounce

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SJC NA NA
Ring NA NA

Source: SJC

Weather

Hanoi, vn

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Sky is Clear

NA m/s Light breeze

South-southwest (NA)

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BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT

Editor’s letter

Vietnam Economic Times last month honored 62 winning foreign-invested enterprises (FIEs) that recorded outstanding business performance and made major contributions to Vietnam’s economic development, at its Golden Dragon Awards. It also held a CEO Forum on the sidelines, entitled “Workplace Productivity - A Key Indicator of Economic Development”, which attracted the interest of nearly 500 local and foreign experts and enterprises... (read more)

The Guide this May attends a unique show in Hanoi, discovers some architectural treasures, and admires old mosaics. It also bumps into a few people in Thanh Hoa, wonders where Da Nang is heading,...