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Forbes highest-paid actor: The Rock nearly doubles 2017 earnings

 Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has nearly doubled his 2017 earnings, making $119m (£92m) in the past 12 months, according to Forbes highest paid actor list.

State government official honored by Forbes ‘30 under 30’

VietNamNet Bridge - Among the 30 names listed in Forbes’ 30 Under 30 entrepreneurs and innovators, Phan Hoang Lan has drawn special attention because she is a civil servant.

What does Vietnam need to do to produce more billionaires?

VietNamNet Bridge - The government needs to continue its efforts to reform the business environment in order to have more billionaires, experts say. 

Vietnam’s 2018 list of billionaires includes industry titans

VietNamNet Bridge - In the past, nearly all wealthy Vietnamese were real estate developers, but now two industry billionaires have appeared on Forbes’ list of billionaires.

Vietnamese billionaires’ assets far exceed Forbes-reported levels

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnamese businesspeople are getting rich quickly and have jumped into higher positions on the lists of the wealthiest people in the world. 

The newest, richest millionaires in the stock market

VietNamNet Bridge - The list of the top richest millionaires in the stock market changes regularly because of changes in business ownership, falls in share prices and slumping business.

The hidden rich - who are they?

VietNamNet Bridge - Forbes has recognized two Vietnamese dollar billionaires, while Knight Frank’s 2016 report says Vietnam has 14,300 millionaires with assets of over $1 million.

Two dollar billionaires: does Vietnam need more?

VietNamNet Bridge - Experts hope that Vietnam's dollar billionaires will spur the development of several business fields and open new value chains.

How many Vietnamese millionaires have emigrated?

Warning about the wave of millionaire emigration, economists say that millionaires are taking foreign currencies abroad, creating problems for Vietnam to control the foreign currency outflow.

Woods worth $740 million, Jordan a billionaire says Forbes

 Golfers Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson and former NBA player Michael Jordan are among the 20 wealthiest American celebrities, Forbes reported on Wednesday.

Vietnam among top 30 cheapest places to travel in 2017, Forbes

VietNamNet Bridge - Travel writer of Forbes, Laura Begley Bloom has interviewed 14 travel experts to pick 30 most affordable destinations to visit next year, including Vietnam.

Assets of Vietnam’s only billionaire rise to $2.2 billion

 VietNamNet Bridge - Securities assets of billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong have exceeded VND30,400 billion ($1.36 billion), as he turns 48 years old.

Forbes list of 20 Most Influential Women in Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – On the occasion of  International Women’s Day (March 8), Forbes magazine has released the list of 20 most influential women in Vietnam.

Vingroup President named on Forbes billionaire list for third time

 VietNamNet Bridge – Pham Nhat Vuong, the head of Vingroup, is Vietnam's richest man, included on Forbes’ billionaire list for the third consecutive year. However, his position fell by 26 spots from 2014.

Heads of two Vietnamese dairy firms among Asia’s Power Businesswomen

 VietNamNet Bridge - This year's Forbes list includes the female leaders of two leading dairy companies of Vietnam: Mai Kieu Lien, chairman and CEO of Vinamilk, and Thai Huong, chair of TH Group.

Two Vietnamese firms among the world’s largest businesses

 VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam Gas Corporation (PetroVietnam Gas) and the Vietnam Industrial and Commercial Bank (VietinBank) are Vietnamese’s two representatives of the top 2,000 largest enterprises in the world this year.

Forbes honours three Vietnamese businesswomen

 VietNamNet Bridge – Renowned US business magazine Forbes has announced the list of the year’s top 50 businesswomen in Asia, including three Vietnamese.

The most influential Vietnamese CEOs

They are the leading brains who not only have influences to their businesses’ development, but also to the development of the country and the regional economies.

The ambitions cherished and the goals targeted by Vietnamese businesses

Vietinbank, which ranks the 1,764th in the Forbes Global 2000 hopes it can get in-grade promotion, while other Vietnamese businesses hope their names would enter the list one day.

First Vietnamese representative in the list of world's largest companies

VietNamNet Bridge - The Forbes Magazine has published the Forbes Global 2000 list of the largest and most powerful companies in the world. Vietinbank ranks 1,764th. In terms of profitability, the Vietnamese bank ranks 1,682th and 874th for property.