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Vietnam’s businesses borrow big money for production activitiesicon
BUSINESS11/03/20200

Vietnam’s businesses borrow big money for production activities

People who have idle money are engaging in property speculation, but at the same time many producers seriously lack money, according to Pham The Anh from the Hanoi Economics University.

 
New regulations on drunk driving affect the beer industryicon

New regulations on drunk driving affect the beer industry

BUSINESS
17/01/2020

The growth rate of the beer market in 2020 will be at 6-7 percent, while the two-digit growth rate is unattainable, experts predict.

The strong rise of e-commerce mini-trading floorsicon

The strong rise of e-commerce mini-trading floors

BUSINESS
30/12/2019

Small e-commerce trading floors are going their own way to find their places in the market amid bigger players.

Businesses struggle to light up night-time economy in Vietnamicon

Businesses struggle to light up night-time economy in Vietnam

BUSINESS
22/11/2019

Many retail models and entertainment services in large cities have not been successful when trying to develop a night economy.

Vietnamese government plans to borrow US$20 billion in 2020icon

Vietnamese government plans to borrow US$20 billion in 2020

BUSINESS
07/11/2019

The government’s report to the National Assembly on the 2019 public debt and 2020 budget shows that it plans to mobilize VND460 trillion worth of capital, mostly to offset the deficit and repay principal.

Multi-billion dollar capital flows to e-commerce in Vietnamicon

Multi-billion dollar capital flows to e-commerce in Vietnam

BUSINESS
28/10/2019

The multi-billion dollar capital flow which went to India and helped the country build decacorns (startups with value of over $10 billion) and unicorns (over $1 billion) in e-commerce, is now heading for Vietnam.

Foreign cosmetics brands flock to Vietnamicon

Foreign cosmetics brands flock to Vietnam

BUSINESS
04/10/2019

With revenue of $2.35 billion in 2018 and an annual growth rate of 25-30 percent per annum, the Vietnamese market is highly attractive to foreign brands.

Vietnam considers new strategy on FDIicon

Vietnam considers new strategy on FDI

BUSINESS
30/09/2019

Southeast Asia including Vietnam have emerged as destinations for investors in the reallocation of investment flow, especially capital flow from China.

Vietnam needs to new growth model to escape middle-income trapicon

Vietnam needs to new growth model to escape middle-income trap

BUSINESS
20/09/2019

Building a reasonable growth scenario and finding out ways to achieve the goal is how that Vietnam can escape the middle-income trap.

Personal income tax rates out of date, need amendingicon

Personal income tax rates out of date, need amending

BUSINESS
17/09/2019

The Ministry of Finance (MOF) says that personal income tax (PIT) rates have become out of date after six years of application and need amendment.

Vietnam at a T-junctionicon

Vietnam at a T-junction

FEATURE
14/09/2019

Ousmane Dione continues his talk to VietNamNet about barriers to development and the path Vietnam needs to follow to reach prosperity.

Vietnam’s GDP per capita is $3,000 per annumicon

Vietnam’s GDP per capita is $3,000 per annum

BUSINESS
09/09/2019

Vietnamese income has improved significantly, but it has not reached the $3,000per capita threshold as calculated by General Statistics Office, economists say.

Vietnam is at T-junctionicon

Vietnam is at T-junction

FEATURE
08/09/2019

“Vietnam doesn't have other options other than moving forward. Frankly, Vietnam must move forward,” said Ousmane Dione, the Vietnam Country Director for the World Bank.

Productivity of private sector ranks lowest: reporticon

Productivity of private sector ranks lowest: report

BUSINESS
05/09/2019

The state-owned economic sector ranks first in terms of productivity, followed by foreign invested companies. The productivity of the private sector is the lowest.

VN cosmetics market attracts new investorsicon

VN cosmetics market attracts new investors

BUSINESS
01/09/2019

Modern Vietnamese who have high income are increasingly shopping online for cosmetics brands.

Vietnam’s logistics industry receives Asian investmenticon

Vietnam’s logistics industry receives Asian investment

BUSINESS
29/08/2019

Japanese and South Korean are running a race to pour capital into Vietnam’s logistics industry.

PIT law out of date, burdening taxpayersicon

PIT law out of date, burdening taxpayers

BUSINESS
13/08/2019

The prices of essential goods and services have been increasing rapidly, while the personal income tax (PIT) has remained unchanged over the six years.

Should higher taxes be levied on wealthy Vietnamese?icon

Should higher taxes be levied on wealthy Vietnamese?

BUSINESS
14/07/2019

A reasonable tax rate which both encourages people to enrich themselves and increase the resources of the community is needed.