Seminar looks into startups and sustainable development

Seminar looks into startups and sustainable development

NDO – Experts and youngsters gathered at a seminar in Hanoi, on June 15, to discuss fostering social impact startups and business in Vietnam.  (Jun 15, 2018 17:14:20)


SCIC to sell stakes in 121 firms for after-tax profit

  May 10, 2018 21:48:39
NDO/VNA – The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) said it would offload capital in 121 businesses in 2018 with a view to making after-tax profit of VND5.4 trillion (US$237.8 million), a 17% year-on-year decrease. 

Vietnamese retailers urged to boost innovation in international integration

  May 09, 2018 11:08:29
NDO – Integration with the international market has brought greater numbers of foreign retailers to Vietnam, creating a more competitive ground in its retail market. In that context, domestic retailers should be more active in improving competitiveness when dealing with the new reality, suggested Dinh Thi My Loan, President of Association of Vietnam Retailers (AVR). 

Dung Quat oil refinery makes list of top 10 green plants in 2018

  May 08, 2018 17:46:45
NDO - The Dung Quat Oil Refinery in Quang Ngai province has been named on the list of the top 10 green and friendly plants in 2018, according to a decision made by the Vietnam Association for Environmental Economics (VIASEE) under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. 

Nghi Son Refinery produces first batch of commercial products

  May 02, 2018 10:45:50
NDO - The Nghi Son Refinery, located in Vietnam’s north central province of Thanh Hoa, has shipped the first consignment of RON 92 petrol to its partners, the facility operator announced on May 1. 

Vietcombank posts record-high profit in first quarter

  Apr 26, 2018 11:53:33
NDO – The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) reported a record high pre-tax profit of more than VND4.3 trillion (US$189 million) in the first quarter. 

Reforms should ease credit access

  Apr 21, 2018 20:43:08
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 11:24:38
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 12:34:07
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 12:00:33
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 17:25:58
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 17, 2018 04:47:35
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 10:37:15
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 17:48:40
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 21:30:58
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.