Corporate bonds see 38.8 pct rise

The value of corporate bonds issued increased by 38.8 percent to VND437.6 trillion ($19 billion) last year, according to a report of securities company VNDirect.

29/01/2019

VN-Index soars on foreigner buying value gain

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index hit a new historic peak Thursday with a 0.69 percent gain to 1,224.45 points as foreign investor net buying value skyrocketed to a six-week high.

29/01/2019

Can Tho flood-prevention work could see $193-mln hike in price tag

An anti-flooding project in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho could cost much more than originally estimated.

29/01/2019

Pharma industry growth slows down

The pharmaceutical industry’s revenues rose by just 3 percent in 2020, down from an average of 11.8 percent in the previous five years.

29/01/2019

Fitch Ratings revises Vietnam's outlook to positive

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Vietnam’s outlook to positive from stable and retained its credit rating at BB.

29/01/2019

Woman trafficked to China finds way back home after 30 years

A 43-year-old trafficking victim has reunited with her family and spent the past one year relearning Vietnamese and taking care of her elderly parents.

29/01/2019

Vinhomes profits jump by 25 pct

Real estate giant Vinhomes reported a pre-tax profit of VND37 trillion ($1.6 billion) for 2020, up 25 percent from the previous year.

29/01/2019

Vietnamese-Nigerian striker fires back after aggression ban

Hoang Vu Samson has queried accusations made against him by his club Thanh Hoa FC, which banned him from first-team football for the rest of the season for aggressive play.

03/04/2021

Thai retail giant to invest $1.1 bln for expansion in Vietnam

Thailand’s Central Retail Corporation plans to invest $1.1 billion in Vietnam in the next five years to expand its stores network.

03/04/2021

Vietnam has lowest warehouse operating costs

Hanoi and HCMC are favorite FDI destinations because their warehousing rents, labor costs and electricity and fuel prices are among the lowest in the world.

29/01/2019