DBAV Appoints New Chairman


The Dutch Business Association in Vietnam (DBAV) is delighted to announce the appointment of Pavel Poskakukhin as the acting Chairman of its Board from August 8 to December 31, 2017, succeeding Marcel Hassink.

Deputy Prime Minister meets EU leaders


Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue and Vice President of the European Commission (EC) Jyrki Katainen met in Brussels on September 18, during which they concurred to strengthen all-level visits.

EU inflows to ride out EVFTA delays


A delay in the EU’s ratification of its free trade agreement with Vietnam until next summer will not affect the EU’s investment flow into the Southeast Asian country.

City wants investment in solar power


HCM City has called for more investment in solar power in the city due to the great potential of the sector.

Draft law to globalise logistics areas


Vietnam might, for the first time, allow 100 percent foreign-invested firms in three logistics service areas, paving the way for an influx of foreign investment capital in the sector.

Vietnam, EU work to ratify free trade deal


The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is under final legal review to be ratified early next year. Both sides are gearing up to settle differences to effectuate the deal whose negotiations concluded in December, 2015.