The US has been carrying out antidumping investigation on made-in-Vietnam plywood. (Photo: SGGP)

US market no longer comfortable for Vietnamese enterprises

The US Government has recently increased import tariffs on goods imported from China which in short term might create certain advantages for exported goods of Vietnam; however, according to many enterprises, in long term, the US market is no longer a potential and comfortable market.

Vietnam expects large-scale FDI projects

Although in the first four months of this year, registered foreign investment capital into Vietnam hit a record high, there was no large-scale project. According to experts from the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the first-billion-dollar project this year will possibly be a project from Hong Kong (China): Weijia Textiles Vina.

Auto salons struggle to boost sales amid increasing supply

Several automobiles manufacturers in Vietnam have run various promotional campaigns for a third consecutive month in order to boost demand and sales amid the context that foreign-made cars have been imported heavily into Vietnamese market.

Vietnam and Myanmar strive to reach US$1 billion trade turnover

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and President of Myanmar Win Myint expressed their pleasure at active development and achievements in all cooperation fields, especially since relations between the two nations were raised to the comprehensive partnership in 2017. 

Scams in fake land rights certificates

Scams in fake land rights certificates

Recently, some people were caught using fake land rights certificates to fraudulently transfer and misappropriate assets of innocent and unsuspecting people, to the tune of hundreds of billion dong. This situation is becoming alarming and is caused by swindlers using loopholes in management of related government departments.
Saigon Co.op retail stores nationwide stop selling plastic straws

Saigon Co.op retail stores nationwide stop selling plastic straws

Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op) has announced that more than 600 its supermarkets and convenience stores including Co.opmart, Co.opXtra, Co.op Food, Co.op Smiles, Cheers nationwide will stop selling all plastic straws from their shelves this month.
Stock market in May: more challenges await

Stock market in May: more challenges await

The Vietnam’s stock market started May with several negative signals, prompting investors to concern that the phenomenon ‘sell in May and go away’ will recur.
Nguyen Hoang Anh, Chairman of the Committee for Management of State Capital at Enterprises, rings the gong to open the first trading session for HVN shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (Photo: Vietnam Airlines)

Vietnam Airlines officially lists shares on HoSE

The Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) on May 7 officially opened the first trading session for more than 1.4 billion shares of Vietnam Airlines Corporation, listed with code HVN.

A real estate project carried out by Vietnamese firms in association with its Japanese partner in Binh Chanh District in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Real estate firms seek for sources of capital

As credit for real estate market has continued to be tightened, real estate companies have had to use other mobilization channels, including issuing bonds and looking for foreign investors so as to reduce dependence on banks.

Wider reform needed in private economy

Wider reform needed in private economy

Most developed and successful countries have created favorable conditions for the development of the private sector. The market mechanism application in such countries is improving day by day. The essential public policies on one hand help the market mechanism to operate more effectively, while on the other hand also support government to manage market weaknesses. The balance of three key sectors of market-government-society plays an important role in this process.

Sakura depicted on Satsuma ceramics

Sakura depicted on Satsuma ceramics

During the Sakura Blossoming Festival, people from all over the world flock to various cities and towns in Japan to take in the amazing breathtaking splendor of the flowering Cherry Blossom trees.

Recurring Losses from BT Projects Unresolved

Recurring Losses from BT Projects Unresolved

At a regular meeting of the government, the Prime Minister asked the Ministry of Finance to complete the Decree on use of public assets to settle with BT constructors (exchange land for infrastructure) at the earliest, and propose to the government ways to approve and issue. 

PPP needs new specific law

PPP needs new specific law

(ĐTTCO) - Public private partnership, or PPP, is an investment model which leverages the resources of both public and private sectors in completing a project.  In the last 10 years of implementing this model (under the BOT and BT form), many thousand billion dong infrastructure projects have been constructed. However, some constraints still remain which are cause of much government losses as well as social disputes.

Apply strict penalty, not restrict e-wallet

Apply strict penalty, not restrict e-wallet

SGGP Investment & Finance has received much feedback on our article “Restrict … to be safe”, dated 29 April 2019, which analyzed the draft of a legal document of State Bank on restricting intermediary payment tools. 

Strategy to invest in bank stocks

Strategy to invest in bank stocks

The growth in economy does not always transfer to the same growth as the stock market and stock price. Most blue-chip stocks are not expected to increase much this year, given the lack of domestic and foreign cash flow and ensuing escalating risk in global political issues as well as the US-China trade war.
The proportion of Vietjet’s international revenue reached to 55% in QI

The proportion of Vietjet’s international revenue reached to 55% in QI

(ĐTTCO)-Thanks to its continuously international flight network expansion in the first quarter, Vietjet’s air transport revenue grew nearly 28% year on year. Air transport profit before tax reached to VND923 billion, up to 25.3% year on year, consolidated profit before tax reached VND1,648 billion, increased 11.3% compared to the same period of 2018. 
Overlaps and conflicts in land auctioning

Overlaps and conflicts in land auctioning

(ĐTTCO) - Bringing public land into the market plays an important role in government’s hand in land management. The general target is to create the highest value and effectiveness of land usage. 

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