Legal framework needed to boost startup development

Legal framework needed to boost startup development

NDO – Startups require support from capital sources and in gaining access to markets in order to boost their rapid growth, however, a favourable legal framework for startup activities, and to attract investors and investment funds to Vietnam, remains absent. (May 11, 2018)


Reforms should ease credit access

  Apr 21, 2018
NDO/VNA – More efforts should be made to boost administrative reform in the banking system to further facilitate access to credit for micro, small and medium enterprises. 

Samsung Electronics Vietnam celebrates its 10th anniversary

  Apr 21, 2018
NDO – Samsung Electronics Vietnam Company Limited (SEV) held a ceremony in Bac Ninh province, on April 20, to mark the 10th anniversary of its establishment, in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh. 

Vietnamese youth gain opportunities from startup promotion

  Apr 19, 2018
NDO – Vietnamese youngsters have found opportunities in the challenges offered by Vietnam’s startup context, thus adding further value for the startup community in the country.  

Top 500 firms with best growth and prosperity announced

  Apr 19, 2018
NDO - This is the eighth consecutive year that a list of the top 500 best growth (FAST500) firms in Vietnam has been released, with Masan Resource Corporation and Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC high on the list. 

Samsung urged to support Vietnamese enterprises in supporting industry

  Apr 17, 2018
NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Samsung group to continue providing support in training and technology transfer to enable the Vietnamese support industry firms to join Samsung’s value chains. 

MMC hands over electric vehicles to Da Nang

  Apr 16, 2018
NDO –Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) held a ceremony at the Da Nang Exhibition and Fair Centre on April 16 for the handover of its new electric vehicles to Da Nang city. 

Moody’s gives positive ratings to three Vietnamese banks

  Apr 09, 2018
NDO/VNA - Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded the long-term local-currency bank deposits ratings and local- and foreign-currency issuer ratings of three banks of Vietnam from B2 to B1. 

Vietnamese VinFast car designs protected in EU

  Apr 02, 2018
NDO - Two models of sedan and SUV developed by Vietnamese automaker, VinFast, will be protected in the 28 member countries of the European Union (EU). 

Some 60% of local businesses expect better business in Q2

  Apr 01, 2018
NDO/VNA – Some 60% of local enterprises in a survey expect their business to do better in the second quarter of 2018 against the first quarter. 

Vietjet’s latest A321 features logo marking Vietnam – France diplomatic ties

  Mar 29, 2018
NDO – A new aircraft A321, featuring the official logo for the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and France, was handed over to the low-cost airlines VietJet Air at a ceremony in Paris on March 29. 

Finalists for Mekong Sub-region’s agricultural startup contest announced

  Mar 27, 2018
NDO – Twenty three startups have been selected to join the Mekong Agritech Accelerator (MATCh) 2018, with the aim of choosing the best agritech ecosystem for the region. 

Vietjet among best working places in Vietnam for 4 years in a row

  Mar 27, 2018
NDO - The low-cost carrier Vietjet has been named one of the 100 best working places in Vietnam in 2017, for the fourth consecutive year, according to a survey by Anphabe and Intage Vietnam. 

Agribank urged to reform as state lender marks 30th anniversary

  Mar 26, 2018
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the wholly state-owned lender Agribank to convert into a joint stock bank and become one of Asia’s 150 largest banks by 2020, while attending the 30th anniversary of its establishment. 

Vietnam, Oman seek to boost trade cooperation

  Mar 22, 2018
NDO – Vietnam and Oman have made significant strides since the two countries formally established diplomatic relations in 1992. With many advantages that complement each other, the potential for cooperation between the two countries remains huge, especially in the field of trade.