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Vietnam Today

Vietnam now Canada's largest ASEAN trading partner

Vietnam now Canada's largest ASEAN trading partner

10:55 | 3/7/2017

Two-way trade hits $4.25 billion in 2016, Canadian Ambassador tells celebrations in Hanoi for the 150th anniversary of the country's confederation.

SOE equitization remains tardy

SOE equitization remains tardy

07:47 | 2/7/2017

Equitization plans of only 19 State-owned enterprises approved this year as at mid-June.

1H trade deficit at $2.7bn

1H trade deficit at $2.7bn

12:07 | 1/7/2017

Exports at $97.8 billion and imports $100.5 billion in first half of 2017.

Vietnam & Russia agree on $10bn bilateral investment

Vietnam & Russia agree on $10bn bilateral investment

11:38 | 30/6/2017

Two also set ambitious target of raising bilateral trade to $10 billion by 2020 during visit to Russia by State President Tran Dai Quang.

GDP bounces back in Q2

GDP bounces back in Q2

18:07 | 29/6/2017

Growth of 6.17% puts annual target back on track.

WB to bolster efforts to spur rural development

WB to bolster efforts to spur rural development

16:08 | 29/6/2017

$153 million in concessional financing to support Vietnam's National Target Programs for rural development and poverty reduction.

C&W: Vietnam Asia-Pacific's next emerging market

C&W: Vietnam Asia-Pacific's next emerging market

18:18 | 28/6/2017

Cushman & Wakefield's "Betting on Asia Pacific's Next Core Cities" report tags Vietnam as next emerging market in region.

Australian PM's Special Envoy visiting Vietnam

Australian PM's Special Envoy visiting Vietnam

14:45 | 28/6/2017

Secretary of Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in country from June 27-28 as Special Envoy of Australian Prime Minister.

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