Russia looks to build on combined efforts (25/06/2024)
Vietnam and Russia will intensify their bilateral economic, trade, and investment ties, with a focus laid on mutual funding flows, especially in energy, oil and gas, featured by prioritised projects.

What will Vietnam expect from WEF Annual Meeting of New Champions 2024 (25/06/2024)
World Economic Forum (WEF)’s 15th Annual Meeting of the New Champions that is getting underway in Dalian, China, from June 25 to 27 is expected to open up new opportunities for Vietnam to meet many of the world’s leading investors operating in sectors of its needs.

Vietnam’s Binh Dinh shelves $31mn entertainment complex project (24/06/2024)
The economic zone authority of Binh Dinh Province in south-central Vietnam has shelved a US$31mn entertainment complex project in the Thi Nai Lagoon area, citing the investor’s failure to make payments for site clearance.

Deputy PM asks to accelerate connection of Vietnamese, Cambodian expressways (24/06/2024)
The HCM City - Moc Bai expressway to be connected with Phnom Penh - Ba Vet highway.

Samsung pledges to contribute to Vietnam’s socio-economic development (24/06/2024)
In the coming time, Samsung pledges to always stand by Vietnam and make every effort to contribute to Vietnam's socio-economic development, said General Director Park Hark Kyu of Samsung Electronics Vietnam.

Vietnam Energy Outlook Report 2024 launched (20/06/2024)
Vietnam's target of achieving the climate neutrality by 2050 is not only technically feasible but also the most cost-effective scenario, according to a report developed by Vietnam’s Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority, the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) and the Embassy of Denmark in Vietnam.

Russia’s Far East potiential destination for Vietnamese businesses: official (20/06/2024)
There is ample room to promote trade between Vietnam and Russia’s Far East, head of the Vietnam Trade Office Branch in the Far East region Nguyen Hong Thanh said in an interview with the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) ahead of the state visit to Vietnam by President Vladimir Putin.

Vietnamese GDP growth unlikely to fulfill 6.5% target this year: VEPR (20/06/2024)
Despite a bright economic outlook for this year, Vietnamese GDP growth is unlikely to achieve the target of 6.5% set by the National Assembly (NA) due to internal and external impacts, said Nguyen Quoc Viet, deputy director of the Vietnam Institute for Economics and Policy Research (VEPR).

President Putin’s state visit to strengthen Vietnam - Russia ties (19/06/2024)
During his 5th visit to Vietnam on June 19 and 20, President Vladimir Putin and a high-ranking delegation of Russia are scheduled to have talks and meetings with senior leaders of Vietnam and some other activities, thereby continuing to enhance and develop the two countries' relations.

Maritime route linking Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand planned (19/06/2024)
The plan aiming to boost trade, investment and tourism among the three countries.

HiteJinro to build soju plant in Vietnam (19/06/2024)
Hitejinro Co., South Korea’s leading beverage company, will start construction of its $100 million soju plant in Thai Binh in the first quarter of 2025, according to the leaders of Thai Thuy district and HinteJinro on June 13.

Vietnam remains Southeast Asia's bright star: ASEAN specialist (18/06/2024)
Vietnam remains a “bright star” of the Southeast Asian region despite power shortages and a weakened realty market last year, according to Kai Wei Ang, an ASEAN economist at the BofA Securities Inc., which is previously the Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Vietnam seeks to build stronger economic, trade, and investment ties with US (18/06/2024)
Co-operation in economics, trade, and investment between Vietnam and the United States continues to be a bright spot in the national pillar, representing an important pillar and being a major driving force in propelling bilateral ties forward.

Investment builds on biotech potential (17/06/2024)
Vietnam’s biotech sector is gaining momentum as both foreign and local players step up investments, which are expected to realise the country’s ambition to become a top 10 regional biotech hub.

State-owned enterprises asked to pioneer in innovation, int’l integration (17/06/2024)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh requested that State-owned enterprises (SOEs) play the pioneering role in innovation, application and mastery of science and technology in the Industry 4.0, and in international integration and effective foreign investment while meeting with executives from over 150 major SOEs on June 15.

Key source for investment (17/06/2024)
Considered a key investment source, ODA funds can often be tied up by complicated procedures and requirements.

US$980 million contract for Song Hau 2 Thermal Power Plant Project signed (11/06/2024)
Toyo Ink Group Berhad, Song Hau 2 Power Company Limited and Export-Import Bank of Malaysia (Eximbank Malaysia) have signed a credit contract worth US$980 million for Song Hau 2 Thermal Power Plant Project.

Vietnam among six ASEAN countries with good economic growth: Maybank (11/06/2024)
The gross domestic product (GDP) growth of six ASEAN countries - Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam - will recover to 4.5% and 4.7% in 2024 and 2025, respectively, from 4% in 2023, according to Maybank Research Pte Ltd forecast.