Vietnam Airlines earns record US$123 million pre-tax profit

Vietnam Airlines earns record US$123 million pre-tax profit

NDO - The national carrier Vietnam Airlines reaped a record high pre-tax profit of over VND2.8 trillion (US$123.2 million) in 2017, beating its annual target by 72% and jumping 8.3% from the previous year, the airline reported on January 10. (Jan 11, 2018)


SSI top brokerage in Hanoi derivatives market

  Jan 06, 2018
NDO/VNA - Saigon Securities Inc. (SSI) was the biggest brokerage on the Hanoi Stock Exchange’s derivatives market last year with a 28.28% market share, according to an exchange report on the derivatives market.  

VNPT’s restructuring plan gets green light

  Jan 06, 2018
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has approved the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT)’s restructuring plan for 2018-2020. 

Vietnam Rubber Group urged to create value-added products

  Jan 05, 2018
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc has stressed the need for the State-owned Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) to develop its processing industry, thus creating value-added products. 

Industrial businesses optimistic on better first quarter 2018

  Jan 02, 2018
NDO – Over 48% of industrial manufacturing and processing firms have expressed their optimism on a better business operation in the first quarter of 2018. 

Vietjet Air offers 2 million tickets from zero Vietnamese dong

  Dec 29, 2017
NDO/VNA - Budget carrier Vietjet Air will offer 2 million tickets for free during the golden hours of 12:00 to 14:00 from December 28, 2017 to February 28, 2018. 

Over 153,000 firms open in 2017

  Dec 27, 2017
NDO/VNA – The number of newly-established firms, along with firms resuming operations, set a record in 2017 with more than 153,000 companies with total registered capital of VND3.16 quadrillion (US$139 billion). 

Amway listed in Vietnam’s top 100 sustainable firms for the second time in a row

  Dec 21, 2017
NDO – Amway, a leading global brand in health and wellness, has been honoured among Vietnam’s 100 most sustainable businesses in 2017. 

Vietnam's top listed firms for 2017 announced

  Dec 20, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Vietnam Report Company (VNR) announced the top 10 most prestigious listed companies for 2017, on December 19. 

Sabeco’s state share sale brings in US$4.8 billion

  Dec 19, 2017
NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has successfully sold over 343.66 million shares owned by the government, equivalent to a 53.59% stake, in the brewer Sabeco, raising VND110 trillion (US$4.8 billion). 

Viettel Global’s profit up 135% in first nine months of 2017

  Dec 14, 2017
NDO - The profit of Viettel Global, a unit of the military-run telecoms company Viettel, reached nearly VND2.933 trillion (US$129 million), up 135% over the same period last year. 

Actions determined to facilitate business operations

  Dec 12, 2017
NDO – There are indications that the task of cutting from one third to half of the current business conditions, that may hinder the business investment, in 2018 is feasible. The fact has been proven that, only with the synchronous and timely participation of the whole State management system, the attractiveness of Vietnam’s business environment has been promoted significantly in the world rankings. 

Supporting agricultural enterprises

  Dec 12, 2017
NDO – Various trade fairs, introducing high-quality agricultural products and handicrafts from Hanoi and other provinces across the country have taken place. Through the fairs, many high-tech applied agricultural enterprises have found more and more agents and partners, while diversifying their products, expanding their production scales and applying more advanced technology models. The result shows the important role of the units that have been organised, such as the Hanoi Promotion Agency (HPA). 

Vietjet awarded 'most favourite airline' title

  Dec 11, 2017
NDO - The budget carrier Vietjet Air was awarded the title of "The Most Favourite Airline" in 2017 at the '2017 Trust and Use Award' ceremony held on December 8.  

Thaco opens new bus manufacturing plant in Quang Nam province

  Dec 08, 2017
NDO - Vietnamese automaker Truong Hai Auto Corporation (Thaco) inaugurated a new bus manufacturing plant in the central province of Quang Nam on December 8, with an annual production capacity of 20,000 vehicles.