SK ecoplant and Nami Solar launch joint venture to invest in Vietnam’s distributed solar sector (26/01/2022)
The two partners entered a joint development agreement in December, forming a venture producing 250MWp of rooftop solar installations, with a total investment of around $200 million over the next few years. The partnership will serve as a platform to further support SK ecoplant’s aspirations of becoming a major global investor in renewable energy.

HSBC Vietnam commits $12 billion to the green development of Vietnam (26/01/2022)
In support of the government’s aspiring climate goals and COP26 commitments to become a net zero economy by 2050, HSBC Vietnam has announced to arrange up to $12 billion of direct and indirect financing for Vietnam and the corporate sector by 2030.

Technology M&A to retain booming growth in 2022 (26/01/2022)
Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the technology sector are expected to continue with their escalating activities in 2022, helping to allure foreign capital influx into tempting sectors.

Public investment to offer backbone for infrastructure (26/01/2022)
With the economy gradually bouncing back, Vietnam will continue speeding up the disbursement of public investment this year, with a focus placed on infrastructure development in order to spur on economic growth this year and beyond.

Vietnam, India to foster relationship (26/01/2022)
The Vietnam-India Friendship Association in Ho Chi Minh city wished to strengthen collaboration with the Consulate General of India in the city and the Indian Business Association in Vietnam in organising more cultural, art and people-to-people exchange programmes, Huynh Thanh Lap, chairman of the association, said on January 25.

Another China border crossing reopened for Vietnamese exports (26/01/2022)
China’s Guangxi authority reopened its Pu Zhai border crossing which connects with Vietnam through Tan Thanh border gate in the northern province of Lang Son on January 25 after closure for over a month due to COVID-19 concerns, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Vietnam-US trade hits record high in 2021 (26/01/2022)
Bilateral trade between Vietnam and the US set a new milestone, hitting 111.5 billion USD in 2021, up nearly 21 billion USD over the previous year, according to the General Department of Customs.

Support package for enterprises asked to be implemented quickly (26/01/2022)
The Department of Industry and Trade of Ho Chi Minh City, on January 24, held a conference to summarize work in 2021 and deploy tasks in 2022.

Vietnam’s rubber exports to continue growing in 2022: Experts (25/01/2022)
Vietnam’s rubber export revenue is expected to reach 3.5 billion USD in 2022, and rubber price would rise to 3.8 USD per kg in the second half of the year, experts have said.

Vietnam exports over 453 million medical maks in 2021 (25/01/2022)
Vietnam exported a total of 453.1 million medical face masks of all kinds in 2021, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDVC).

Vietnam to resume cut flower exports to Australia (25/01/2022)
A new phytosanitary measure for Vietnam’s cut flowers exported to Australia was unveiled during a ceremony held on January 24.

Increased logistics costs hurt Vietnamese exporters (25/01/2022)
Logistics costs will continue to skyrocket as demand soars while supply will remain limited at least until the end of this year, said industry experts and businesses.

Vietnam pushes for energy restructuring: official (25/01/2022)
Vietnam is determined to restructure its energy sector, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Dang Hoang An at the 4th High-Level Meeting of the Vietnam Energy Partnership Group (VEPG) held in Hanoi on January 24.

FDI enterprises expand production in Vietnam (25/01/2022)
Information from foreign business associations in Vietnam shows that, in 2022, new foreign capital flows into Vietnam will not change suddenly. On the contrary, foreign capital flows from production expansion activities of existing foreign enterprises in Vietnam will increase sharply.

PM: HCMC, health sector grow up much after overcoming difficulties (25/01/2022)
According to Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, Ho Chi Minh City has gradually overcome difficulties and challenges to reopen and flexibly adapt to the new normal; therefore the southern metropolis and the health sector have grown up a lot.

Quadria Capital invests $90 million into Vietnam's mom and baby retailer Con Cung (25/01/2022)
Con Cung, a Vietnamese retail chain for maternity and baby-care products, will use the fresh funds to expand its local footprint and develop a super app for millions of Vietnamese mothers.

VN to start developing 6G in 2022 (24/01/2022)
Vietnam is to focus on the development of 6G – the sixth generation standard currently under development for wireless communications technologies – in 2022.

Viettel still Vietnam’s fastest mobile provider in Q4 (24/01/2022)
Viettel once again claimed the top spot as Vietnam’s fastest mobile provider during the last quarter of 2021.

Technology as favorable choice among Vietnamese startups (24/01/2022)
In the digital era, advanced technologies have wider implementations in various aspects. Many startup businesses in Vietnam have chosen technological products and services as their development direction and have achieved impressive results so far.

Nearly 55 per cent of Japanese firms in Vietnam gained profits despite pandemic (24/01/2022)
The proportion of profitable Japanese companies in Vietnam is expected to have climbed by 4.7 points in 2021, compared to 2020, equivalent to 54.3 per cent.