Press Review - November 2014

Friday, 07 November 2014 15:40

Press Review - November 2014

Samsung invests in first thermoelectricity project in Vietnam

Foreign manufacturers use foreign parts suppliers to avoid tax: Analysts

28 Nov 2014

New foreign ownership rule to shake up real estate market


27 Nov 2014

 Few Vietnamese companies receive tech transfer from foreign companies

Sharp rise in Visa transactions

Foreign investors eye Vietnam’s seaports

NA passes investment law with prohibited industries clarified


26 Nov 2014

ADB loans $50m for tourism infrastructure

Fertiliser firm set to launch IPO

Vinamilk Named In Top ASEAN 100

Vietnam Has Two USD Billionaires, 208 Millionaires

SBV Sets New Rules To Prevent Big Companies From Dominating Stock Market

MOIT Regulation On Foreign Retailers Contains Loopholes: Lawyers

Millions Of People Expected To Join VN’s First Black Friday

NA adopts revised laws on enterprises and investment

Vietnam adopts new rules allowing 50-year foreign ownership over houses

Restructuring of corporations raises concerns

Thai investors eye VN beverage market


25 Nov 2014

VNPT companies split to improve management

Watchdog agency bans milk-formula ads to curb prices

Samsung Electronics wins $3 billion Vietnam project license

Foreign agri-mech firms motor ahead


24 Nov 2014

Ad market: imperial power bends to suit rural customs

What if the brewery industry was more tightly controlled?

SBV sets new rules to prevent big companies from dominating stock market

Information deficit, new rule worries dampen shares


23 Nov 2014

“Dead businesses” suddenly become valuable

Red tape thwarts energy investors

MOT wants a more competitive aviation market  


22 Nov 2014

Law to give foreigners right to purchase homes

Hanesbrands Vietnam opens third factory

Failure to register franchising operations could attract sanctions


21 Nov 2014

Investment law revision aims to draw more FDI


20 Nov 2014

WTO announces ruling vietnams shrimp anti-dumping lawsuit

Ministry says highway costs reasonable

Big Foreign Groups Eyeing MobiFone Equitization

Transport companies cut fees as fuel prices fall

Cyber attacks in Vietnam megacity up 300% from 2013: conference

In Vietnam, foreigners can rent a forest, but can't buy a house

Vietnam objects to 5 more years of US catfish tariffs


19 Nov 2014

Red tape thwarts energy investors

Failure to register operations could attract sanctions

Mobifone to become a corporation

Vinachem sells 11 pct stake in petrochem project to Petrovietnam

New land price framework issued


13 Nov 2014

Vietnam creates special zones for foreign investment projects

FDI for footwear projects increase as new free trade agreements to take effect


12 Nov 2014

VNPT submits plan to split up businesses

Circular guides FDI in education sector

Kinh Do to sell 80 per cent stake in snacks

EVN Divests From Non-Core Businesses

Vinalines’ US$19-Million Debt Sold

Returning Trade Deficit Raises Concerns

Foreign banks support sovereign bond issue

Over 1,600 investors register to buy Vietnam Airlines’ shares

Vietnam offers foreign-invested enterprises special favors


11 Nov 2014

Legislators urge adjustments to Investment Law

VN has 10th-largest number of Facebook users

Ministry: Milk Prices Decided By Different Factors

SOE Equitization To Depend Heavily On Private Capital

Public Angry About Formosa’s Requests For Special Treatment

Reducing cost of healthcare through innovative technologies and solutions

Support industry to receive tax cuts

Hi-tech transfers by foreign firms remain a pipe dream

Samsung invests $3 billion more in Vietnam

How will Vietnam cope with falling oil prices?

Vinalines’ US$19-million debt sold

US firms move footwear factories to Vietnam ahead of TPP


10 Nov 2014

Vietnam’s FMCG growth falls a third in one year


7 Nov 2014

Austnam faces software charges

7 foreign bank branches to end operations in Vietnam

Corn seeds with weed management traits receive bio-safety certificate

Credit rating agencies to be launched

Foreign shipping firms preferred over local counterparts

Vietnam rubber giant seeks permission to help loss-making arm with state money

Vietnam conglomerate signs MoU on $80mn share investment with US group


6 Nov 2014

Masan plans $77m share buyback

NA backs microfinance companies

Online shopping growing rapidly

Will transport projects in Vietnam attract foreign investors?

EVN outlines four scenarios for electricity supply

Foreign banks close branches to switch to new model


5 Nov 2014

Vietnam lawmakers divided on $18.7bn airport; defense minister backs project

Different results for dissolution and bankruptcy

Import/Export Tariff Rules Need To Be Amended: Businesses

Transfer pricing inflicting heavy losses


4 Nov 2014

Gov't to raise tax on tobacco products

Vinmec opens $1m fertility clinic

Ministries devise new support-industry plans


3 Nov 2014

MOF Proposes New Incentives For Major Foreign Investors

Patients Still Wait Hours For Medical Exams

Vinamilk Holds 50 Percent Share Of Liquid Milk Market

Funds needed for waterway transport

Ministry suggests adding $22bn Thai oil complex to Vietnam’s oil sector planning


1 Nov 2014

Foreign firms using illegal software

Mastercard looks at local non-cash payment sector