Update news unofficial market
VietNamNet Bridge - Though the number of Vietnamese cruise travelers remains modest, foreign cruisers and Vietnamese travel firms continue to develop cruise tours as they believe in the potential of the market.
More foreign capital being poured into securities companies
VietNamNet Bridge - Thanks to foreign investment capital, many unknown securities companies have become rivals in the market.
Household solar-power providers flock to Vietnam
VietNamNet Bridge - As the electricity price is on the rise, solar power is becoming a popular choice for Vietnamese families.
Is research in social sciences in Vietnam lagging behind?
VietNamNet Bridge - The number of new authors who have had articles internationally published for the first time has increased rapidly in the last five years, a survey has found.
Enterprises lack workers trained in the newest digital technologies
VietNamNet Bridge - Companies have been slow in reforming their operations because of the shortage of qualified personnel experienced in advanced technologies.
Farm produce: ‘rescue campaigns’ still needed, even as exports rise
VietNamNet Bridge - Reports show that Vietnam’s farm produce exports have been increasing steadily year after year, but many farmers cannot sell all of their produce.
How high are logistics costs in Vietnam?
VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnam Logistics Association (VLA) says that logistics costs in Vietnam are 16-17 percent of GDP, not 20.9 percent as reported before by several institutions.
Unofficial smartphone market in Vietnam fades away
The unofficial smartphone market, or the market where products from unofficial sources are traded, is losing its importance and diversification.