HCMC to develop urban area around Tan Son Nhat Airport (26/05/2022)
Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Phan Van Mai has directed the planning and development of an urban area around Tan Son Nhat Airport, according to the Office of the municipal People’s Committee on May 25.

Vietnam pledges to create optimal conditions for Japanese investors: Deputy PM (26/05/2022)
Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh had meetings with the Governors of Kanagawa Prefecture and Gunma Prefecture, Yuji Kuroiwa and Ichita Yamamoto, respectively on May 25 as part of his ongoing trip to Japan.

Forum seeks to promote investment from Australia into Vietnam (26/05/2022)
The Vietnamese Embassy in Australia, the People’s Committee of Binh Duong province and the Victoria state government jointly held a Vietnamese business forum on May 24, aiming to introduce the potential and investment opportunities in the southern Vietnam province.

Different plans to be prepared for safe and effective operation of the securities market (26/05/2022)
The State authorities have recently taken a number of measures to strengthen the management and supervision of the securities market, including replacing the head of the State Securities Commission and taking disciplinary measures against leaders of the two national stock exchanges and the Việt Nam Securities Depository.

Ample room for Vietnamese plastic exports to Australia (26/05/2022)
Room for growth is ample for Vietnamese plastic exports, as Australian demand has risen steadily in recent years.

UK attaches importance to agriculture cooperation with Vietnam (26/05/2022)
Minister of State at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) of the UK Victoria Prentis on May 25 highlighted the importance of the Vietnam-UK agriculture and rural development cooperation, especially now that the UK government considers Vietnam as a vital partner in the Indo-Pacific region.

Vietrade consultation to spur exports to Kuwait (26/05/2022)
A consultation will be held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Department of Trade Promotion (Vietrade) on June 1 to boost export to Kuwait where demand for agricultural, industrial and consumer products are on a rise.

Vietnam-US to have stronger trade relations (26/05/2022)
After nearly three decades of effort in normalizing relations, Vietnam and US are currently seeing great improvements in trade relations, especially after the recent visit to the US of Vietnam’s Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh.

Market ends bullish on strong buying forces (25/05/2022)
The market ended bullish on Tuesday as strong buying forces brought an upswing on blue chips, lifting indices.

Government urged to complete Ho Chi Minh Road project by 2025 (25/05/2022)
About 86.1 percent of the Ho Chi Minh Road project has been completed, and the Government is working on the remaining sections so as to finish the entire project by 2025, Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The said on May 24.

Key southern economic region a magnet for FDI (25/05/2022)
With its advantages and thorough preparation in terms of infrastructure, transport and human resources, after the COVID-19 pandemic is put under control, the key southern economic region remains the leading destination for foreign direct investment (FDI) flows.

Investment flow drives Vietnam’s industrial property (25/05/2022)
There would be huge investment capital inflows in Vietnam’s industrial property sector in the coming time if bottlenecks are solved to pave the way for multinational manufacturers, according to participants of the first session of the Industrial Property Forum 2022 co-organised by VIR and BW Industrial Development JSC.

Vietnamese goods make inroads into Canadian market (25/05/2022)
Vietnam’s exports to Canada reeled in 2.04 billion USD in the first fourth months of 2022, up 31.77 percent on-year.

Vietnam, China exchange experience in trade union activities (25/05/2022)
The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) and the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) on May 24 shared their operational experience and agreed to step up their exchanges.

A week of F&B innovation and a journey into the future of food at Thaifex (25/05/2022)
Running from May 24 to 28, Thaifex–Anuga Asia 2022 food and beverage trade fair officially welcomes exhibitors and visitors to IMPACT Muang Thong Thani for the region’s biggest event created to meet the needs of food and beverage (F&B) industry operators and product innovators.

Steel prices cool down as input costs drop (25/05/2022)
Steel prices have been steadily on the decline in the last few weeks as prices for raw materials dropped on the global market, according to the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).

Ho Chi Minh City proposes to open casinos (24/05/2022)
Ho Chi Minh City proposes to open casinos in hotels with at least 5-star standards to encourage the development of the evening and night economy.

Obstacles yet to clear to pave way for robust industrial property development (24/05/2022)
Vietnam has not yet reached its full potential in industrial property development, due to inadequate regulations and a lack of social infrastructure.

HCM City to host Smart City Asia 2022 (24/05/2022)
A Smart City Expo & Forum in Asia (Smart City Asia 2022) will be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City from May 26 to May 28.

AMRO forecasts Việt Nam’s strong recovery amid external headwinds (24/05/2022)
Việt Nam’s inflation is expected to be contained below 4 per cent this year while the economy is projected to grow 6.3 per cent, according to the latest report on Việt Nam by ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO).