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The Vietnam Venture Summit 2019, the first of its kind, will take place in Hanoi on June 10, providing a dialogue platform between the Vietnamese government and major international venture funds.

 

Vietnam’s 6 sectors projected for breakthroughs in investment in 2019

These sectors include two emerging sectors in the form of fintech and e-commerce, and four traditional sectors, including education, green energy, healthcare & pharmaceuticals, transportation & logistics.

HCM City solicits investment in transport infrastructure

HCM City requires huge investment in infrastructure, and authorities have solicited investment of more than US$40 billion in the five-year period until 2020.

Strategic investment transforms Vietnam’s tourism landscape

In recent years, a number of outstanding, newly developed tourism projects have boosted the appeal of both established and emerging destinations in Vietnam, drawing more international visitors and boosting domestic tourism.

Inland waterway transport system needs investment

Investment in improving and maintaining the inland waterway transport infrastructure network is a strategic priority recommended by the World Bank to better connect inland areas to seaports to facilitate export activities.

Labour safety needs more proper investment

Ha Tat Thang, director general of the Department of Labour Safety, under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs talks to the Nhân Dân monthly edition on suggested solutions to prevent accidents in working places.

Top legislators of Vietnam, RoK pledge to facilitate trade, investment

 Chairwoman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Speaker of the Republic of Korea’s National Assembly Moon Hee-sang have pledged to facilitate trade and investment cooperation 

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 12/11

 Lao Cai, China’s Yunnan to soon open temporary border gates, VN-RoK business forum aims to boost trade, investment, APEC 2017: The Diplomat lauds Vietnam’s economic integration

Special economic units call for investment at APEC

 VietNamNet Bridge – Special Administrative Economic Units in Viet Nam will face challenges in raising funds from different sources and models in the context of limited State funds over the coming years.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 12/8

 Fish exports insignificantly affected by U.S.’s new rule, Business to shift to e-receipts next year - draft decree, EWEC Trade, Investment, Tourism Fair opens in Da Nang, Chinese market promising for Vietnam’s shrimps as exports surge 30%

APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

Meetings within the framework of the first Senior Official Meeting of APEC are taking place in Nha Trang. The meetings will determine APEC activities throughout 2017 which will change global growth, trade and investment.

Railway sector strives to compete with airlines

VietNamNet Bridge - With a small transport market share, the railway sector does not have money to upgrade infrastructure, locomotives and wagons. With poor infrastructure and facilities, it cannot attract many passengers.

Japanese small enterprises eye Viet Nam investment

 VietNamNet Bridge – Medium-sized and small Japanese enterprises are set to invest in Viet Nam in addition to capital expansion by many Japanese companies already operating in the country.

Mekong Delta’s inland waterways get little investment

VietNamNet Bridge – The Mekong Delta’s inland waterways, which are seen as an advantage of the delta to cut its transport cost and improve the competitiveness of its goods, have not received adequate investment over the past five years.

Wealthy Vietnamese restore relics in US in exchange for green cards

VietNamNet Bridge - Of the investments which help people obtain green cards to settle in the US, contributing money to restore historical relics has attracted wealthy people the most.

Push for clean water, sanitation in rural areas needs $3.4b investment

 VietNamNet Bridge – Ha Thanh Hang, permanent chief of the National Target Programme for Rural Water and Sanitation, spoke to Nong thon ngay nay (Countryside Today) newspaper about targets for the upcoming period.

Sun Group pledges VND20 trillion investment in Lao Cai

Sun Group has committed to investing over VND20 trillion to develop an airport and other projects in Lao Cai Province at a tourism investment promotion conference for the northwestern region

HCM City gateway upgrade to cost $84m

 VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City will need an investment of nearly VND1.9 trillion (over US$84.4 million) to renovate a section of National Highway No 1A at its western gateway in Binh Chanh District.

Vietnam, China work to facilitate trade, investment

The Vietnamese Government is willing to work with the Chinese counterpart on measures to facilitate bilateral trade and investment.

Rules hamper hi-tech HCM City park investments

 VietNamNet Bridge – A special mechanism is required to develop the HCM City-based Sai Gon Hi-tech Park (SHTP),