Vietnamese start-up secures funding from RoK investment funds

Vietnamese start-up secures funding from RoK investment funds

NDO - Vietnam-based mobile platform provider, Appota, announced on April 5 that it has successfully raised an undisclosed funding for its series C round from two investment funds from the Republic of Korea (RoK) namely Korea Investment Partners (KIP) and Mirae Asset Venture Investment (MAVI). (Apr 05, 2017)


Thanh Cong, Hyundai Motor join hands to produce automobiles

  Mar 30, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Thanh Cong Group on March 30 signed a cooperation agreement with the Republic of Korea’s Hyundai Motor Company on forming a venture to expand the assembling of automobiles in Vietnam.  

Vinamilk inaugurates first organic dairy farm in Vietnam

  Mar 13, 2017
NDO - Giant dairy producer Vinamilk on March 13 inaugurated a dairy farm in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, the first organic dairy farm to meet European standards in Vietnam. 

Vietnam Rubber Group to float in second quarter of 2017

  Mar 02, 2017
NDO - The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRB) plans to make an initial public offering in the second quarter of 2017, the firm’s general director Tran Ngoc Thuan has announced. 

More than 14,000 enterprises established in two months

  Feb 28, 2017
NDO—More than 14,450 enterprises were set up in the first two months of this year, with a total registered capital of over VND152.5 trillion (US$6.71 billion), up 3.9% in terms of number of enterprises and 35% in terms of registered capital over the same period in 2016, according to the Business Registration Management Agency. 

Vietjet Air reports profits of nearly VND2.4 trillion in 2016

  Feb 15, 2017
NDO - Low-cost carrier Vietjet Air generated earnings of VND2.394 trillion (US$105 million) in 2016 on revenues of VND27.532 trillion (US$1.2 billion), the company has reported.  

Vietjet to be listed on HCMC Stock Exchange in late February

  Feb 10, 2017
NDO - Low-cost airline Vietjet Air will begin listing its shares on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange on February 28. 

Vietcombank honoured by Global Finance magazine

  Feb 07, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has been named among the 55 country winners of Best Treasury and Cash Management Banks and Providers by the Global Finance magazine, a representative of the bank announced on February 7.  

Construction Ministry urged to comprehensively restructure 16 SOEs during 2016-20

  Feb 07, 2017
NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on February 6 held a meeting with relevant ministries and agencies on the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) and enterprises with State capital contribution with the Ministry of Construction (MOC) as the State owner’s representative during 2016-20. 

Viettel and start-up stories

  Feb 01, 2017
NDO - Major General Nguyen Manh Hung, General Director of the Vietnam Military Telecommunications Group (Viettel) who is known as the 'mastermind' behind Viettel over the past 15 years granted an interview to Nhan Dan in relation to the successful start-up stories of Viettel.  

Programme launched to promote consumer right protection

  Jan 20, 2017
NDO – The “Business actions in response to Vietnam’s Consumer Rights Day 2017" campaign was launched on January 20, aimed at calling on the business community to take actions to protect consumer rights.  

Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung urges PVN to focus on core businesses

  Jan 20, 2017
NDO - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung told the National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) to focus on its core businesses as a way to advance growth at its annual review meeting on January 19. 

Viettel becomes fourth telecom provider in Myanmar

  Jan 17, 2017
NDO/VNA—Myanmar National Tele & Communications Co. Ltd. (MNTC), a joint venture between Viettel Global, Myanmar National Telecom Holding Public Limited (MNTH) and Star High Public Company Limited (Star High) has officially received a licence to begin offering nationwide telecommunications services under the Mytel brand name. 

Work starts on instant coffee mill in Dong Nai

  Jan 16, 2017
NDO—Tin Nghia Coffee Joint Stock Company on January 16 put into operation the first phase of its instant coffee processing plant at Nhon Trach No. 3 Industrial Park, in Hiep Phuoc Commune, Nhon Trach District, Dong Nai Province.  

Work starts on instant coffee manufacturing facility in Dong Nai

  Jan 16, 2017
NDO—Tin Nghia Coffee JSC started construction for its soluble coffee manufacturing factory in Hiep Phuoc Commune, Nhon Trach District, Dong Nai Province on January 16.