Vietjet CEO named in 2018 Bloomberg 50 list

Vietjet CEO named in 2018 Bloomberg 50 list

NDO/VNA – CEO of budget carrier Vietjet Air Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao has been the first Vietnamese person to be named in the 2018 Bloomberg 50 (B50) list, which honours 50 icons and innovators changing the global business landscape in the past year.  (19 hours ago)


The year 2018 in review: rice exports see strong growth in volume and value

  Dec 14, 2018 16:40:12
NDO –Vietnam's rice export volume is likely to reach around 6.15 million tonnes and be worth over US$3.15 billion in 2018, up 5.7% in volume and 19.6% in value over the previous year. 

SOE equitisation remains at snail’s pace

  Dec 14, 2018 11:56:20
NDO - Delay in equitisation of a slew of state-owned enterprises has been badly affecting the government’s efforts to facilitate the performance of all businesses in the economy, Thu Ha reports. 

Vietnam International Fashion Fair 2018 opens in Hanoi

  Dec 14, 2018 10:36:54
NDO/VNA - The Vietnam International Fashion Fair (VIEF) 2018 opened at the Cultural Friendship Palace in Hanoi on December 13, gathering nearly 150 leading garment-textile, leather-footwear and cosmetics firms from localities nationwide. 

Grab-Uber deal: Vietnam’s competition watchdog finds signs of violation

  Dec 14, 2018 10:26:23
NDO - The Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) has determined that Grab’s acquisition of Uber’s Southeast Asia business showed signs of violating Vietnamese competition law. 

Seminar on developing agricultural co-operatives in Quang Nam

  Dec 13, 2018 12:35:51
NDO – A seminar themed “Developing agricultural co-operative value chains – Experience and practice in Quang Nam province and some central and Central Highlands provinces”, took place in Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province, on December 11 and 12. 

Microfinance a crucial pillar towards financial inclusion

  Dec 13, 2018 12:33:23
NDO – Microfinance activities have been acting as one of the crucial pillars towards achieving the goal of financial inclusion, said Dao Minh Tu, deputy governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV), during a seminar in Hanoi on December 12. 

Forum promotes development of agriculture value chain based on logistics

  Dec 13, 2018 11:37:26
NDO – The Green Economic Forum, themed ‘Hau Giang to develop market oriented agriculture value chain based on logistics’, was held in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang on December 12. 

Hoa Binh hosts Citrus Fruit Festival and Agricultural Fair

  Dec 13, 2018 11:36:16
NDO – The provincial Citrus Fruit Festival and Agricultural Fair opened in Cao Phong district, of the northern mountainous province of Hoa Binh, on December 12. 

Deputy PM urges sufficient coal supply for power generation

  Dec 13, 2018 11:29:27
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the relevant parties to take action so that sufficient coal is provided for power generation as Vietnam is facing the risk of power shortage in the near future. 

Vietnam runs biggest trade surplus with US, EU in 11 months

  Dec 12, 2018 18:29:29
NDO/VNA – Vietnam enjoyed its largest trade surpluses with the United States and European Union in the first 11 months of 2018, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Nearly 100 enterprises’ products recognised as National brands in 2018

  Dec 12, 2018 18:24:11
NDO – Ninety-seven enterprises have had products recognised as National brands in 2018, an increase of nine enterprises compared to 2016. 

Vietnam a silver lining in Asian economy: Asia Society

  Dec 12, 2018 18:17:58
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is a silver lining in the Asian economy in 2019, according to Vice President of the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) Wendy Cutler. 

Forum: Human resources governance a strategic factor of sustainable growth

  Dec 12, 2018 18:13:08
NDO/VNA – Human resources governance is a strategic factor for sustainable corporate development, heard the Vietnam Business Forum held in Ho Chi Minh City on December 12. 

ADB maintains forecast for Vietnam’s growth at 6.9% in 2018

  Dec 12, 2018 18:01:35
NDO/VNA – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has retained its forecast for Vietnam’s economic growth at 6.9% in 2018 and 6.8% in 2019 in its new report.