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New reforms needed for full digitization

(SGI) - There is a fast-growing trend across the world to digitalize the entire global financial and banking systems. Digitalization is being believed to be a great driver of economic growth. 
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Domestic petroleum market needs revamping

(SGI) - The domestic petroleum market has undergone many changes in the last few years. However, some inadequacies still remain in its operations and need to be removed. 
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Few takers for life insurance in Vietnam

(SGI) - Life insurance has been present in Vietnam for more than 20 years, but the percentage of Vietnamese people who have signed for life insurance benefits is still extremely low. 
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Bonds maturity worry real estate businesses

(SGI) - From the end of this year onwards, real estate businesses will face a worrisome period due to cash flow shortages as corporate bonds will begin to mature. This will be in sharp contrast to the enthusiasm with which these businesses raced with each other to issue bonds in the years 2019 until 2021.
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Apprehension of increase in interest rate

(SGI) - There is still some apprehension of a potential external risk when the US Federal Reserve (FED) increases the basic interest rate at a meeting to be held by 20 September. 
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Foreign Direct Investment needs new approach

(SGI) - For the last many years, Vietnam has been in a quandary as to how to approach all Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) projects, and how best to take advantage of the opportunities they offer. 
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Challenges in retaining skilled and talented youth

(SGI) - Vietnam needs a harmonize and more flexible mechanism and policy in order to retain a skilled workforce in the future. In a talk with Saigon Investment, Dr. NGUYỄN ĐỨC KIÊN, Head of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Group, shared his opinions about the current development of the labor market in Vietnam.
My Tho railway station in 1905.

Nostalgia for historical Saigon-My Tho railway

(SGI) - Even though a nostalgic image of the Saigon-My Tho railway line has existed for 73 years, up until now the Mekong Delta still does not have any railroad connectivity. 
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Ho Chi Minh City aims to become top tourist destination

(SGI) - Ho Chi Minh City is gradually raising the bar for the tourism industry in the post-pandemic period. The city aims to become an attractive tourist destination by offering best services and interesting products aimed to draw millions of visitors. 
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Special Consumption Tax needs adjustment

(SGI) - An increase of Special Consumption Tax (SCT) is being considered by the Government while financial experts are proposing a mixed tax method to cover various goals.
Cu Chi tunnel.

Cu Chi district offers great tourism potential

(SGI) - Ho Chi Minh City is undoubtedly the country’s economic hub. Now the city is pinning its hopes on the rapid growth of the adjoining suburban district of Cu Chi to boost further growth and development, as the entire Cu Chi area offers great tourism potential.
A coner of HCMC. Photo: ĐỨC HUY

Innovative ideas can improve traffic congestion

(SGI) - Since Vietnam initiated economic reforms through the policy of Doi Moi in 1986, the transport network in Ho Chi Minh City has not seen much development, despite huge investments.