Nikkei Asian Review: Samsung Electronics looks to shift production to VN 16:49 | 05/08/2020

VGP - Samsung Electronics will end personal computer production in China as it looks to shift production to Viet Nam to cut costs and remain competitive in the PC business, according to the Nikkei Asian Review. 

IFC provides US$140 million to help VN’s firms affected by COVID-19 10:59 | 05/08/2020

VGP – The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is extending US$140 million in total financing to two Vietnamese commercial banks to help them support businesses, especially small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), that have suffered from the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Vietnamese farm products favored by Algerians 18:04 | 04/08/2020

VGP – Coffee, seafood and many other agricultural products of Viet Nam are seeing a chance to present more in the Algerian market as the demand for these foods there always remains high.

VNPT wins big at Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards 2020 17:04 | 04/08/2020

VGP - The Viet Nam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) has featured among the top overall winners at the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards in 2020 with three Gold, three Silver and nine Bronze Stevie wins.

Income tax cut of 30% for small businesses 16:58 | 04/08/2020

VGP - The National Assembly’s resolution on reducing corporate income tax by 30% for small and medium-sized businesses came into effect on August 3.

Shrimp exports, a bright spot in January-July economic performance 16:04 | 04/08/2020

VGP – In the first seven months of 2020, while exports of marine products in general saw a sharp decline due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, shrimp exports emerged as a bright spot with a decent growth rate.

23 commodities achieve export turnover above US$1 billion 17:12 | 31/07/2020

VGP –  In the past seven months of the year, a total of 23 commodities recorded an export value of over US$1 billion, accounting for 87% of the country’s total export turnover, according to the General Statistics Office.

Over 75,200 enterprises make debut in Jan-July 10:11 | 30/07/2020

VGP – Up to 75,200 enterprises were founded and 28,564 businesses resumed operation in the first seven months of 2020 despite negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.

Viet Nam has golden chance to attract investment from Europe 18:27 | 28/07/2020

VGP – Viet Nam is currently facing a golden opportunity to take advantage of the EU-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), set to come into force on August 1, and attract foreign direct investment (FDI) from European companies, amidst the growing confidence and optimism in making business and investment decisions among European investors in Viet Nam.

15 Japanese enterprises to open factories in VN 17:03 | 28/07/2020

VGP- The Japanese Government has launched a support program for businesses to diversify their supply chains in ASEAN countries, according to the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) in Ha Noi.