More attention likely in housing ownership (01/02/2024)
The National Assembly passed a new Law on Housing and new Law on Real Estate Business last November. Anh Le, managing partner at DN Legal, analyses a number of legal changes related to housing ownership of foreigners in Vietnam.

US to consider recognizing Vietnam’s market economy in 2024 (01/02/2024)
The US Chamber of Commerce is reviewing the process of recognizing Vietnam’s market economy status, hoping to make it in time by June 2024, revealed US Ambassador to Vietnam Marc Knapper.

Vietnamese spend $1.4 billion on online food deliveries (01/02/2024)
In 2023, Vietnamese people spent $1.4 billion on online food delivery platforms like Grab, ShopeeFood, Baemin, and GoJek.

A new property market cycle is beginning for Vietnam (31/01/2024)
The new Land Law should promote market mechanisms, regulate interest groups, put people first, and minimise disparities between real estate businesses.

FPT Long Chau and IHH Healthcare Singapore enter partnership (31/01/2024)
FPT Long Chau and top private healthcare provider IHH Healthcare Singapore signed a cooperation agreement on January 29 to enhance the quality of high-tech medical treatment available in Vietnam.

IP developers hungry for financial bankroll (31/01/2024)
Limited financial resources for industrial park technical infrastructure is preventing new investments and project expansions.

Remittances soar for Lunar New Year 2024 (31/01/2024)
The positive growth trend of remittances during festive seasons 2024 contributes to the stability of exchange rates, the foreign exchange market, and economic growth in Ho Chi Minh city.

About half of Japanese companies in Vietnam expect higher profits in 2024 (30/01/2024)
About half of Japanese companies operating in Vietnam expected improvements in profits in 2024, a survey conducted by the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) found.

Garment sector eyes 44 billion USD in export this year (30/01/2024)
The garment and textile sector has set a target of 44 billion USD in export turnover this year, up 10% year-on-year.

A turning point in 35 years of FDI attraction in Vietnam (29/01/2024)
During the 35-year journey of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction, Vietnam has continuously improved institutions and incentives to attract and better manage domestic and foreign investment resources.

Business Association of Overseas Vietnamese sets new tasks for 2023-2028 (29/01/2024)
The event saw the participation of exemplary overseas Vietnamese entrepreneurs representing business associations from 40 countries and territories.

EU rules have failed to cut car C02 emissions: report (29/01/2024)
Bigger, more-powerful cars have negated the impact of tighter CO2 emissions regulations in the EU, a report by the bloc’s internal auditor found Thursday.

Ho Chi Minh City seeks investors for $6.7 billion green projects (29/01/2024)
Ho Chi Minh City is calling for investments in 28 projects, worth around VND160 trillion (over $6.7 billion), dedicated to green growth objectives. These projects were introduced at a conference on January 24 at Lotte Hotel.

Pivotal year for top transport entities (26/01/2024)
It is going to be another tough year for state-owned transport giants like Airports Corporation of Vietnam, Vietnam Railways, and Vietnam Airlines, and all will need to take fresh measures to develop in the best direction.

HCMC calls for investment in green growth (26/01/2024)
Southern city announces 28 new green projects in the PPP form with total investment capital of $6.6 billion.

Sojitz plans to build smart green industrial park in southern Vietnam (26/01/2024)
Japanese giant also plans to link Dong Nai province with Kobe thanks to their shared focus on industry, seaports, and aviation.

Investment in HCM City-based industrial parks hit record high (25/01/2024)
The total investment capital in Ho Chi Minh City’s export processing and industrial zones last year reached over US$1 billion, representing the highest figure recorded in more than 30 years.

Investments in HCMC industrial, export processing zones rise to record high (25/01/2024)
Investments in HCMC’s export processing zones and industrial zones were worth US$1.012 billion last year, the highest in the last 30 years.

Vietnam persists to become a top investment destination (25/01/2024)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has concluded a trip from January 16-23 to attend the 54th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, and pay official visits to Hungary and Romania. In his addresses, the Vietnamese Prime Minister conveyed a clear message of Vietnam’s dynamic development, innovation, and investment attraction for global corporations. His overseas trip promoted Vietnam’s new potential, position, and prestige.

Vietnam to enjoy standout growth in 2024 (25/01/2024)
Vietnam’s economy is likely to continue to outperform its regional neighbours through 2024, with its manufacturing and export industries drawing significant inward investment thanks to the openness of its economy and the strength of its fundamentals.