01:22 (GMT +7) - Friday 19/10/2018

Business

Muted progress

Muted progress

12:00 | 2/5/2017

Growth in Vietnam’s life insurance market looks impressive at first glance but is coming off a low base while a host of issues linger for insurers.

Twenty per cent of petroleum retail in Laos belongs to PV OIL

Twenty per cent of petroleum retail in Laos belongs to PV OIL

12:00 | 2/5/2017

The firm contributes over $20 million USD to the host country's budget a year.

Inhibiting factors

Inhibiting factors

08:00 | 2/5/2017

Non-life insurers have set cautious business targets for this year due to the challenges in the market.

Incomplete defense

Incomplete defense

08:00 | 2/5/2017

Cyber insurance makes a lot of sense but it’s expensive and as a fledgling industry lacks established standards.

Viglacera plans to invest in Cuba

Viglacera plans to invest in Cuba

08:00 | 2/5/2017

The joint venture to be set up with chartered capital of nearly $40 million.

Setting the standard

Setting the standard

10:24 | 1/5/2017

The Provincial Competitiveness Index guides localities on what to do and what not to do in improving their business and investment environment.

Ever upwards

Ever upwards

10:20 | 1/5/2017

MWG plans to increase its growth for the foreseeable future but faces an increasingly tough retail market.

Fluid movement

Fluid movement

10:19 | 1/5/2017

The recent acquisition of a major shareholding in the parent company of Moc Chau Milk is indicative of the many deals being done in the dairy sector.

Scattered circulation

Scattered circulation

16:20 | 30/4/2017

A host of issues continue to beset the creation of viable agriculture supply chains in Vietnam.

Finding favor

Finding favor

16:12 | 30/4/2017

Milk tea shops have slowly been establishing a presence around Vietnam.

Sales drive

Sales drive

09:22 | 30/4/2017

One new startup focuses on addressing matters relating to the sale and purchase of second-hand motor cars.

Well-worn strategy

Well-worn strategy

09:19 | 30/4/2017

sShoe, a local footwear startup, has invested in brand building from the outset.

30 YEARS OF FDI IN VIETNAM

  • Forging ahead
    Forging ahead

    Most foreign investors have benefitted from Vietnam’s investment environment...

  • Where it’s needed
    Where it’s needed

    Vietnam has constantly struggled to attract FDI to its agriculture sector...

  • Change for the better
    Change for the better

    VET sought the views of chambers of commerce in Vietnam regarding FDI.

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT

Vietnam - South Korea Relationship