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Investment in healthcare: Encouraging signs for the post-pandemic economic rebound

May 27, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
Amid the sudden Covid-19 outbreak hitting the global economy hard, the government of Vietnam has made great efforts to support domestic businesses to overcome the difficult period. Many investment projects have been carried out and accelerated, which is a good sign, proving the strong economic recovery after a quiet period because of the pandemic. Why […]

Viet Nam plans to develop railway industry

May 12, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
Vu Quang Khoi, director general of Viet Nam Railway Authority, talks to Vietnam News Agency about the country’s plan to develop railways across the country. What are the legal challenges Viet Nam Railway Authority is facing in terms of budget disbursement for the maintenance of the North-South railway line? Late last year, the Viet Nam […]

Mobile money pilot project submitted to PM for approval

May 12, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
The mobile money pilot project has been submitted to the Prime Minister for approval, according to the central bank. – Photo brandsvietnam.com HÀ NỘI – A mobile money pilot project has been submitted to the Prime Minister for approval, marking a bold step for the development of payments using telecommunication accounts in Việt Nam, Governor of […]

Vietnam vows 5% growth in post-outbreak foreign investment pitch

May 12, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
Prime minister calls on South Korea, Japan, US and Europe at business conference HANOI — Vietnam is pressing for foreign investment to defend its status as Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing economy, just as the country becomes the first in the region to emerge from the coronavirus pandemic. “We must put our heads together to restart Vietnam’s […]

VN proposes solutions to Japan for export of lychee

May 12, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has proposed Japan’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) to consider special and creative solutions solving difficulties for Viet Nam’s export of fresh lychees to Japan. The proposal was sent by Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh after the MAFF announced that it was impossible […]

VN remains attractive destination to investors and manufacturers

May 12, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
With Covid-19 and trade tensions driving the shift of production lines from China to Southeast Asia, Viet Nam, in particular, seems to have emerged as an attractive destination for investors and manufacturers alike, experts have predicted. “Viet Nam remains a promising market with a growing trend of manufacturing companies looking to set up operations in […]

COVID-19 sends Vietnamese shoppers online

May 12, 2020 / SeikoIdeas
The COVID-19 pandemic is changing the shopping habits of Vietnamese consumers, many of whom are moving online, experts said. Minh Phuong, who lives in District 7, HCM City, said she used to go to supermarkets for buying daily requirements, but has changed this habit since social distancing was ordered. She told Viet Nam News that […]