Hanoi listed among world’s 50 most beautiful cities


Hanoi listed among world’s 50 most beautiful cities

Hanoi is described as an amazing city in Vietnam since the millennial metropolis has not only attracted visitors for its dynamic beauty of an economic hub but also the diverse culinary art. Flight Network, one of the Canadian largest travel agencies, has recently ranked Hanoi among the 50 most beautiful cities. The survey was conducted…

Vietnam up 10 places in Global Competitiveness Index


Vietnam up 10 places in Global Competitiveness Index

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked Vietnam as the 67th most competitive economy in its latest report released on October 9. Vietnam scored 61.5 out of a possible 100, moving up ten places from the 2018 ranking. The WEF said the Southeast Asian country is attracting a huge flow of foreign investment and becoming a trade hub in the…

Golden Emperor wins Best Overseas Property Agency
at Squarefoot’s Best of the Best Awards 2019


Golden Emperor wins Best Overseas Property Agency  at Squarefoot’s Best of the Best Awards 2019

Golden Emperor receives the Best Overseas Property Agency Award (Thailand) and Best Overseas Property Agency Award (Vietnam) at the Squarefoot Best of the Best Awards 2019 in mid-October, hosted by the multimedia real estate platform, Squarefoot. The honor once again, showcases the company’s professionalism and leadership in the field. Photo Above:  Golden Emperor Properties Managing…

Vietnam a ‘rising star’ in SEA global trade


Vietnam a ‘rising star’ in SEA global trade

Vietnam has been classified as among the “rising stars” in global trade in Southeast Asia, topping a list of economic performers in the region. According to the Standard Chartered Bank, this was based on improvements made and the country’s future potentials. Based on the bank’s Trade20 Index Vietnam ranked sixth among 20 countries world-wide, and…

Việt Nam ranked in top countries for investment


Việt Nam ranked in top countries for investment

Việt Nam has climbed in the ranking of best countries in which to invest this year, surpassing other Southeast Asian nations, such as Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. A recent report by the US News and World Report ranked Việt Nam eighth out of 29 economies, up from 23 last year. Meanwhile, some neighbouring nations –…

Bars, cafés earn $3.3 bln in revenue


Bars, cafés earn $3.3 bln in revenue

Independent bars and cafés in Vietnam earned VND77.2 trillion ($3.3 billion) last year, up 5.7 percent from 2017, a market research firm says. Together with chained cafés and bars, sales reached VND88 trillion ($3.8 billion) last year, up 6 percent from 2017, according to market research firm Euromonitor. With 31,180 outlets in the country, sales…

Grab promises to invest $500 million into Vietnam


Grab promises to invest $500 million into Vietnam

Ride-hailing company Grab is going to focus some of its efforts on Vietnam with a $500 million investment over the next five years to grow its activities in the country. While Grab started as a ride-hailing company, it is now much more than that. The company has become a “super app” that you can open…

Your Next Kindle Could be Made in Vietnam


Your Next Kindle Could be Made in Vietnam

Trump’s trade war isn’t just killing American jobs and costing you more in the pocketbook; it’s also killing jobs in other countries as well. The Nikkei reports that Amazon and many other tech companies are looking at shifting their manufacturing from mainland China to other countries in response to the tariffs imposed by Trump. Dell…

VN to be among world’s most dynamic markets by 2030


VN to be among world’s most dynamic markets by 2030

With an emerging market economy and continued strong growth, Việt Nam is set to become one of the most dynamic markets in the world by 2030, according to Euromonitor International, a global market research company. Published last month, the research database has found that Việt Nam will be the third biggest urban market by consumer…