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Mekong Delta needs more investment in waterway transport infrastructure

The degradation of the Quan Chanh Bo and Cho Gao canals are considered “bottlenecks” for the transportation of agricultural products in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta region, experts said.

Wife of Khai Hoan Land chair is in Top 200 richest people in Vietnam’s stock market

Tran Thi Thu Huong of Khai Hoan Land Group (KHG) has been listed among Vietnam's top 200 richest people, while her husband, Nguyen Khai Hoan, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Khai Hoan Land, among top 100.

Vietnamese need 50 years of savings to buy an apartment

When people with an average income have to save 30 years to buy an apartment, this indicates a sign of a real estate bubble. In Vietnam, this figure is an average of 57 years.

Investors implored to expand funding channels to benefit

Investors interested in pumping money into Vietnam are being urged to embrace flexibility in order to generate success across a wider range of investment channels.

Securities fall, cryptocurrencies collapse, gold investors worry

Following securities and cryptocurrency shocks, investors are now worried as gold prices have been falling.

Techcombank landmarks show Vietnam’s potential

A record-breaking syndicated financing for one of Vietnam’s most interesting banks tells us much about investor sentiment towards the borrower and the country.

Online tutoring start-up secures 1.5 million USD investment

Marathon - a Vietnamese online tutoring platform - has just raised 1.5 million USD in investment for a pre-seed round.


Further administrative reform needed

Vietnamese people and businesses are still struggling with administrative procedures and are being held back by an unstable business environment.

Law provisions open doors for development

While the laws on investment, enterprises, and funding under the public-private partnership model are appreciated by local and foreign stakeholders. 

Experts warn about risky investments in gold and stocks

With increasingly rapid developments occurring in the gold and stock markets, economic experts believe these represent risky investment channels, with investors needing to carefully consider all of their financial decisions.

Favourable investment climate brings in FDI capital

Dong Nai has been among the leading localities in Vietnam in attracting foreign investment over recent years, with local authorities continuing to innovate and create a favourable investment environment.

M&A market in 2021 sees impetus

The M&A market is forecast to see big changes since January 1, 2021 as the pandemic-induced slowdown wanes and the policy framework is radically improved.

Da Nang calls for $2 billion investment in 2021-25

Da Nang has called for total investment of VND47.5 trillion (US$2 billion) from the State Budget and foreign sources for the development of 38 projects between 2021-25, focusing on transport and traffic.

One fewer thing to worry for enterprises

Businesses will have one fewer thing to worry about in 2021 as the minimum wage is not expected to be increased for privately-owned enterprises.

Hanoi emphasising its investment advantages

While Hanoi is making further improvements to call for fresh investment in development of industrial zones to pick up a new possible wave of investment shifts, the problem of how to efficiently absorb the capital must be taken into consideration.

New investment wave starts despite COVID-19

The new wave of foreign investment triggered by COVID-19 and US-China trade tensions is becoming more visible as outstanding overseas ventures are expanded.

It's matter of time more European investments will come to Vietnam

Representatives of European organizations explained to Hanoitimes what the future holds for Vietnam–EU business cooperation on the sidelines of the “Hanoi 2020 – Investment and Development Cooperation” conference on June 27.

Hanoi offers good opportunities for high-tech agriculture for investors

A number of high-tech agricultural projects have been proposed in Hanoi, a trend encouraged by the recent Hanoi investment promotion conference.

Hanoi attracts US$17.6 billion for 229 projects

Hanoi is going to present investment certificates for 229 projects with a total value of US$17.6 billion and sign 38 memoranda of understanding worth a combined US$28.6 billion, according to the Tuoi Tre Online website.


Orientations put Hanoi onto investment radar

Amidst the global trend of investment shifts, Hanoi is betting on new orientations and solutions to increase its appeal, expecting to open opportunities for international investors to venture further afield.