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Is Vietnam losing its appeal to Western tourists?

Is Vietnam losing its appeal to Western tourists?

Western tourists are not better or more desirable than those from East Asia but the tourism industry’s growing dependence on domestic and regional tour groups may be unhealthy in the long run.

Training must be promoted for estate brokerage in Vietnam to add values to customers and meet international standard

According to Paul Mason, president of US-based real estate firm Keller Williams Vietnam, staff in brokerage companies in Vietnam should be trained to meet international standard order to deliver value to their customers.

Japanese oil giant reveals reason for purchasing only eight per cent of Petrolimex’s shares

When it comes to mergers and acquisitions (M&A), investors often prefer to take over 50% of the shares to become controlling shareholder; however, the Japanese oil giant JXTG has not intended to acquire majority stake in Petrolimex.

Expert identifies a lack of information and manpower as major barriers in integration process of Vietnamese enterprises

According to CIEM President Ph.D. Nguyen Dinh Cung, insufficient information and manpower is the major difficulty of Vietnamese enterprises in the process of international economic integration, especially in preparation for the implementation of free trade agreements (FTAs).

World Bank’s Lead Economist: Vietnam's economy still faces many risks

Looking at Vietnam's macroeconomic indicators over the past seven years, we can see that despite the growth, the national economy still faces many risks related to current account deficits and inflation.

Ph.D. Bui Trinh says economic benefits of FDI have been less than advertised

Although the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) segment has significantly contributed to the development of Vietnam economy, many of its drawbacks must be taken into consideration.

A state-owned conglomerate needs average US$10 million to adopt IFRS

According to World Bank expert, the application of international norms and standards in auditing and accounting will provide a framework to strengthen the domestic financial system, detect hidden weaknesses and increase transparency.

AmCham Chairperson: "Vietnam should find more effective solution instead of banning'’

The ability of determining strengths and priorities that Vietnam economy has had is outstanding compared to other countries; However, when it comes to policy enforcement, there is array of problems including lack of transparency, loose and overlapping legal framework.

WB Country Director: Productivity growth named momentum for economic development

Vietnam Development Forum (VDF) held in Hanoi today focused on productivity growth, a key requirement for Vietnam's medium-term development prospects.

Thu Thiem earmarked as HCMC's future central business district

Given the lack of supply and the increasing rents in the existing central business districts (CBD), JLL anticipates that large companies will start to consider Thu Thiem as a viable alternative for hiring their head offices.

President of Vestas Asia Pacific: 'Vietnam can be regional leader in wind industry'

This is affirmation made by Clive Turton, President of Vestas Asia Pacific (Vestas ASP) on the potential of wind power in Vietnam in addition to his expectation of cooperation in the future in this market.

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