Vietnam Ministry of Finance Proposes Government to Allow Operations of Rating Agency

December 16, 2014 (Vietnamica) – While there is no rating agency in Vietnam the Ministry of Finance has proposed that the Government should allow no more than 3 rating agencies to operate in the country by 2025. The number of rating agencies may increase to 5 in 2030. (more…)

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Vestas Wind Systems Sees Huge Potential for Wind Power Development in Viet Nam

December 11, 2014 (ILC Hanoi) — Chris Beaufait, president of Vestas Asia Pacific and China, at a seminar in Hanoi organised by the Embassy of Denmark and Vestas on Dec. 8, said Vestas could finance projects with local partners and assist them in the opening phases. This is because...

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Masan Consumer Holdings Issues US$100M 10-year Bonds

Dec. 9, 2014 (Vietnamica) – On Dec. 8, Masan Consumer Holdings (MCH) – which is wholly owned by Masan Group – announces that the Holdings has successfully sold VND2,100 billion (~US$100 million) corporate bonds. The funds will be invested in consumer goods manufacturers. (more…)

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Top 10 FDI Taxpayers in Vietnam: 2011-2013

Top 10 FDI Taxpayers in Vietnam: 2011-2013

December 8, 2014 (Vietnamica) – There are 377 FDI enterprises in Top 1000 corporate taxpayers in Vietnam 2013. The graphic below presents Top 10 FDI taxpayers in 2011-2013. (more…)

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Vietnam: 43 Fund Management Companies Managing US$4.76 Bln

December 5, 2014 (Vietnamica) – Vietnam State Securities Commission, on Dec. 4, released that there are 43 fund management companies operating in the country. These companies are managing 200...

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ILO 2013: Vietnam Average Salary by Industry

Dec. 3, 2014 (Vietnamica) – A survey by the International Labor Organization (ILC) provides average salary in different industries in Vietnam. (more…)

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A Brief Overview on Assessments of Wind Energy Resource Potential in Vietnam

A Brief Overview on Assessments of Wind Energy Resource Potential in Vietnam

December 2, 2014 (Vietnamica) — With a coastline of more than 3,000 km and its location in the monsoonal climate zone, Vietnam is expected to have good potential for...

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ASEAN’s Search for Neutrality in the South China Sea

Nov. 23, 2014 (Vietnamica) – Emmers (2014) seeks to make a contribution to the existing literature on the South China Sea issue by focusing on the impact of regional...

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Family Business and Succession in Vietnam

Nov. 18, 2014 (Vietnamica) — There has been a recent resurgence of an interest in industrial development in the international development cooperation community because industrial development has potential to...

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Nancy Napier: Desperately Seeking Curiosity

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Nov. 18, 2014 (Vietnamica) — Winter is starting early in Boise. With 6 inches of snow on the ground and more coming, it’s a great time to stay in,...

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November 9, 2014 (Vietnamica) — I’ve been looking into how leaders grow the cultures they want in their organizations. One piece of the puzzle could be a simple question:...

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Vietnam Issues US$1Bln Government Bond

Nov. 7, 2014 (ILC Hanoi) – Bloomberg unveils that Vietnam has issued US$1 billion government bond at interest rate of 4.8 percent per annum. Interest rate of these 10-year...

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