Press Review - December 2016

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31 December 2016

Việt Nam’s top 10 ICT milestones of 2016


30 December 2016

F&N subsidiary fishing for more Vinamilk shares

Industry Ministry plans to open Thach Khe ore mine with $0.31 billion

Challenges face textile sector as cheap labour no longer an advantage

French media highlights Vietnam’s stock market

2016’s top 5 largest M&A deals in Vietnam


29 December 2016

Vietnam Airlines, Vinatex to go public in January

December CPI up 0.23%

Novaland becomes 2nd biggest listed housing developer

GDP growth for 2016 below target, as foreseen

Vietnam Airlines, Vinatex to go public in January

Pressured to be transparent, banks rush to list shares

Mobile phones and components top Vietnam’s export turnover in 2016

Service price mechanism applicable on services, goods fees


28 December 2016


Will ‘zero dong’ banks turn into 100 percent foreign owned banks?

Chinese contractors cause long delay in multimillion-dollar project

Fabric-maker Taiwan Paiho to build $50-million plant in Vietnam

$1.5 billion horse racecourse galloping towards victory

Will ‘zero dong’ banks turn into 100 percent foreign owned banks?

Tax reform and transfer pricing

Vietnam’s pharmacy industry attractive to foreign investors

Vietnam's 2016 credit growth quickens to 18 pct yr/yr: govt

Vietnam suffers first slowdown in economic growth for 4 years


27 December 2016

Indonesia initiates an anti-dumping investigation of Vietnamese steel

Stricter environment rules and fiercer competition threaten small paper firms

Industry urges development plan renewal

Stricter environment rules and fiercer competition threaten small paper firms

Future IPOs should avoid Vinamilk mistakes, official says

SOEs play dominant role in national economy

Stricter environment rules and fiercer competition threaten small paper firms

How will three state-owned banks raise charter capital?

Mineral law said ’unrealistic’


26 December 2016

Investment firm to up Vingroup shares

Shell lists Vietnam among its top 20 markets

Price of land on the rise in HCM City

Foreign consultancy to evaluate steel sector master plan

SOE divestment returns $300 million to State coffer

Tax reform and transfer pricing

Vietnam to adopt IFRS by 2025

Vietnam involved in 16 FTAs


23 December 2016

Balance between meat imports and domestic products

Agricultural exports see many bright spots

Japan increases checks for antibiotic in Vietnamese shrimp

Vietnamese shop on Facebook, state cannot collect tax


22 December 2016

Vietnam tries to gain foothold in int'l food industry

Vietnam Airlines conquers French market

FPT to sell its retail unit in the first quarter of 2017


21 December 2016

Upward trend in bank interest rates

Socioeconomic targets for 2017 assigned to 5 ministries

Who is No 1 among the three biggest banks?

Real estate credit up strongly


20 December 2016

Strategic cooperation deal to take over agricultural transportation

Vinalines to sell shipyard despite losses

Urban FMCG market recovering, rural market slowing

Experts: realty bubble on horizon

The side effects of FDI tax loss


19 December 2016

ASEAN, Vietnam high on GE’s agenda

Monsanto delivers innovative technology to help corn farmers yield high production

Mitsubishi cutting-edge machinery to boost Vietnamese manufacturing


18 December 2016


Industry Ministry vows to continue developing steel projects

Masan to issue US$300 million non-convertible bonds to foreign investors


17 December 2016

Vietnam likely to miss export target this year

Industry Ministry considers bankruptcy for Dung Quat shipyard

Red River master planning set in train


16 December 2016

Morning Minutes: What will make headlines, Dec 16, 2016

Vietnam’s top 500 largest firms announced

TPP still of value to Vietnam

Advertising agencies to earn high profits from ads on vehicles


15 December 2016

Police advise caution on binary options trading

Passport offence: 'Strong deterrent needed'

Gov’t tightening equitisation on State-owned firms


14 December 2016

Hospitality real estate will soar in 2017

BAT Vietnam and UNESCO to foster young talents

Vietnam realty conglomerate wins two prizes at International Property Awards

WB ready to assist with VN reforms


13 December 2016

Gov’t okays three special economic zones

VN stock market increasingly attractive to investors: insiders

12 steel projects eliminated by Industry & Trade Ministry

Is the e-wallet market large enough for 16 big players?


12 December 2016

Calm expected on VN markets

Fewer business trips to S'pore but weaker ringgit draws more to KL

Foreign CEOs bullish on Việt Nam bourses


09 December 2016

Vietnam welcomes all ASEAN and international enterprises: PM

PM warns against re-emergence of protectionism

Deputy PM wants functions of SOE management committee clarified


08 December 2016

More than VNĐ15 trillion tax arrears irrecoverable

BRG and Sumitomo embark in real estate and retail

To enter Vietnam, foreign brewers follow a roundabout path

Masan bonds to be sold in Singapore


07 December 2016

Ministry of Public Security to trace demonetisation rumour-monger

Signing of high-speed rail pact next week: Najib

VN seeks more ASEAN trade


06 December 2016

Better transparency of SOEs for foreign investors

Public debt must be reduced

New drug to prevent HIV infections available here

Property agency and agent fined over sale of NZ property


05 December 2016

VN up 14 ranks in trade ease index

VN Central Bank unveils 2017 policy

PM: Singapore better equipped to face headwinds


02 December 2016

Vietnam jumps 14 places in global enabling trade index

OTC market heats up on State-owned firms

Vietnam sees high potential of e-banking services


01 December 2016

Vietnam quashes currency replacement rumor

VN services market open: VCCI

11M State budget deficit at $7.6 billion

DBS Eliminates a Dozen Jobs at Brokerage as Trading Slumps

Up to $2 billion of Singapore Savings Bonds to be offered in 2017

Cashback for Online Friday

Việt Nam, France forge stronger ICT co-operation

Oversight key to SOE reform

World trade pact to benefit VN

Lending expands over 14% as of November 22

Four companies control Vietnamese beer market

Can Amazon succeed in Vietnam?

Coal company accused of embezzling millions of USD

VN services market open: VCCI

Vietnamese BMW dealer faces probe over import violations

SE Asia stocks higher ahead of OPEC meet; Vietnam recovers