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South Korean Naver opens programming center in HCM City

Naver, a technology corporation dubbed "Korea's Google", has debuted a programming center in Ho Chi Minh City.

South Korean investors pour big money into Vietnam

South Korean investors are continuing to inject billions of dollars into Vietnam, including the stock market, to seek opportunities from one of the fastest growing economies in the world.

Sovico, Samsung SDS sign deal on digital transformation

Vietnam’s Sovico Group and Samsung SDS, the software arm of South Korean conglomerate Samsung, yesterday announced their strategic partnership on digital transformation and joint business opportunities in the coming months.

Korean firms hoped to create new investment wave in Vietnam

More than 700 enterprises of Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) took part in a business forum in Seoul on November 28 that was expected to help trigger a new wave of Korean investment in Vietnam.

Vietnam, S. Korea target US$100 billion trade by 2020

Vietnam and South Korea considered ways to bolster trade and investment ties to bring their bilateral trade to US$100 billion next year at the Vietnam-South Korea Business Summit last Friday.


Vietnam real estate still an attractive prospect

Vietnam's real estate market continues to attract foreign investors because of its growth potential, especially Korean investors, according to real estate consulting companies.


Republic of Korea among top stock investors in Vietnam

 The Republic of Korea is among three leading countries that have the highest number of investors in the Vietnamese stock market, Chairman of the State Securities Commission Vu Bang said.

Many Korean investors leave China for Vietnam and Myanmar

 VietNamNet Bridge - "Companies specialising in textile, garment, leather and gems have left China since the financial crisis in 2008 to move to Vietnam and Myanmar," said a representative of the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency.

RoK becomes top investor in Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – With investments of 3.6 billion USD in the first 10 months of the year, the Republic of Korea (RoK) has become the top foreign investor in Vietnam this year.

Foreign investors in southern IZs accused of maltreating workers

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Vietnamese workers in South Korean and Taiwanese invested enterprises complain that they have been maltreated by the foreign bosses.

Korean chaebols snatch Vietnam’s biggest real estate projects

 VietNamNet Bridge – Two mammoth real estate projects were transferred to South Korean investors in 2013. Analysts comment that South Koreans have been, step by step, acquiring all the big projects in Vietnam.

Koreans and Japanese to rescue VN shipbuilding industry?

 VietNamNet Bridge – Opinions from a well-informed circle say South Korean and Japanese “big guys” would jump into the Vietnamese shipbuilding industry. Does it mean the shipbuilding industry will be saved?

Japan, South Korea with two characters and two investment trends

 VietNamNet Bridge – Japan and South Korea are the two biggest foreign direct investors in Vietnam. However, they have been following the different ways to develop investment projects and do business in Vietnam.

PM pledges support to Samsung

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung pledged all possible support for Korean investors, especially Samsung, while receiving Vice Chairman of Samsung Corporation Yeon Joo-jung in Ha Noi yesterday, Sep 30.

The South Korean’s battle on Vietnamese land

 VietNamNet Bridge – More and more South Korean investors have flocked to Vietnam to do business here, thus turning Vietnam into their new battle field.