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Vietnam coffee prices steady

Domestic robusta prices in Vietnam were steady this week on both thin supply and buying demand, with traders keeping close eyes on the weather and COVID-19 prevention policies ahead of the main harvest season next month. 

Vietnam welcomes US’s practical assistance for Mekong nations: ambassador

Vietnam welcomes the US Government’s strong commitment and practical actions to strengthen its cooperation with and support for Mekong countries, notably the donation of millions of doses of vaccines and many medical equipment serving COVID-19 prevention and control in the region, said a Vietnamese official.

Ho Chi Minh City plans better housing for workers

(SGI) - Ho Chi Minh City is currently making immense efforts to revive manufacturing units once again, as the pandemic conditions begin to ease and life is returning back to a new normal. 
Bamboo beats Vietnam airlines to fly regularly to the U.S

Bamboo beats Vietnam airlines to fly regularly to the U.S

On the 24th of September, Bamboo Airways of Vietnam announced its MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to launch regular flights from Vietnam to the United States. The airlines originally planned for 4 flights per week with their Boeing 787-900 to SFO and will expand the routes from Tan Son Nhat International Airport (SGN) to SFO and other west coast airports shortly after.
Chen Xi, head of the Party School of the Communist Party of China

China willing to share ruling party experience with Vietnam

Chen Xi, head of the Party School of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, Tuesday said China is willing to deepen the exchange and mutual learning of experience in governing the party and the country with Vietnam.
Nestlé Vietnam will invest US$132 million in building a new plant in southern Đồng Nai Province.

Foreign investment sees increase despite impact of COVID pandemic

Despite negative impacts of the pandemic, the business community, including FDI enterprises, has shown solidarity, shared responsibility with the Government and local authorities, and supported the community in the fight against COVID-19, said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyễn Thị Bích Ngọc.
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Foreign investors growing disillusioned with Vietnam

(SGI) - Foreign investors are gradually becoming more and more disillusioned with the current environment in Vietnam. Many large and lucrative orders have started to move out of Vietnamese hands, due to delays and lack of sufficient capacity. 
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Pandemic causing huge imbalance in State Budget

(SSGI) - Balancing the State Budget and very high expenditures being incurred in 2021 are proving to be extremely difficult. The severe impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has caused necessary but unplanned overspending. 
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Top 10 articles to understand Vietnam’s tech and startup scene

Tech in Asia writes about news all over the region, but there’s one market that deserves more attention these days: Vietnam. Indeed, the country is emerging as one of Southeast Asia’s most promising startup hubs, and some investors see it as the next place to be after Indonesia.