Ca Mau looks to attract investment in tourism


The southernmost province of Ca Mau is calling for investment in two tourism projects worth VND1.2 trillion (US$52.7 million) in Dat Mui (Cape Ca Mau) tourism area in Ngoc Hien District, and along the Trem River in Thoi Binh district.

Citi launches new Debit Mastercard in Vietnam


Following Citi’s global success of launching Debit Mastercard cards in countries around the world, Citi Vietnam will join 10 key Asia-Pacific markets in issuing their customers with the new, contactless Citibank Debit Mastercard.

Bright outlook for franchising in Vietnam


This coffee enterprise has franchised more than 2,000 outlets nationwide since 2010. With limited initial capital, an individual can own a coffee shop like this, including the brand’s standard equipments such as design, interior, machinery, sound system and coffee mixing tools.

FDI attraction in first half records new peak


This business is one of more than 1,000 foreign enterprises granted investment licences in Vietnam in the first six months of 2017. Notably, this is a research and deployment project, expecting to bring high added value to the country’s economy.

Government targets 6.4-6.8% growth in 2018


The Ministry of Planning and Investment is targeting an economic growth rate of 6.4 per cent to 6.8 per cent for Vietnam in 2018, according to a document sent to ministries and local authorities with guidelines to develop the socio-economic plan for 2018.

PM okays Van Don EZ development


The province’s leaders have also asked the government to promulgate the circular on casinos, which will lay guidelines for Vietnamese citizens, and contribute towards attracting more investments into Van Don, where luxury resort complex projects and a casino are being planned.