Hefty investments Among 70 countries and territories in which Vietnamese have investments, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar are the three biggest target markets. Laos is the biggest FDI recipient from Vietnam, having accepted $5 billion worth of registered investments. In January 2017, Viettel received an investment license for setting up a telecom network in Myanmar – Mytel. BIDV in 2016 got a license to set up a branch in Myanmar – BIDV Yangon with charter capital of $85 million. The dairy factory Vinamilk built in Cambodia became operational in 2016, while the Vietnam Rubber Group began processing rubber latex in 2015. Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group is one of the biggest outward investors. In addition to a series of projects on agriculture production in Laos, in 2015 built the Attapeu international airport worth $36 million and HAGL Center worth $550 million in Myanmar. In 2016, it kicked off the second phase of HAGL Center and joined forces with Melia Hotel to run a … [Read more...] about How are Vietnamese businesses performing in Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar?
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The event has seen several foreign businesses from 30 nations globally participate, showcasing their products across over 1,000 booths. SIAL InterFood is an annual event in Indonesia which aims to introduce a variety of global food products, beverages, processing additives, technological advances, raw materials, services, equipment, and machines used within the field of food processing. This year has seen a number of popular local brands showcase their goods at SIAL InterFood, including the Northern Food Corporation, Vietnam Cocoa Joint Stock Company, Tam Dao Bee Joint Stock Company, Sun House Group, Kangaroo Group, and Trung Nguyen Coffee Company. In addition, several domestic export enterprises such as the Vietnam Food Joint Stock Company, Duc Thinh Company, and Nghi Son Seafood Company have attended the event for the first time, leaving a positive impression on both importers and retailers worldwide. Also in attendance at SIAL InterFood was the Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia who … [Read more...] about Vietnamese goods go on show at SIAL InterFood in Jakarta
Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo has affirmed that he always looks towards the goal of winning every game, regardless of playing at home or away, with no exception for the match against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on November 14. Vietnam head coach Park Hang-seo (second from left) and UAE coach Bert van Marwijk (second from right) at the press conference. The Golden Dragons will host the UAE opponents at Hanoi’s My Dinh Stadium tomorrow in their third Group G clash in the second round of the 2022 World Cup Asian qualifiers. This is considered a crucial match that decides the two sides’ possibility of advancing to the third qualification round. Addressing a pre-match press briefing on Wednesday, Park emphasised his desire for the full three points in all matches, stating that the recent renewal of his contract with the Vietnamese Football Federation (VFF) poses no impacts on his mindset for the UAE clash. The unexpected defeat against Thailand will … [Read more...] about Vietnam coach Park sets three-point target for UAE clash
The paintings or on display at the "Revealing Identity" exhibition in Hanoi. Whether it is a shy girl beside flowers against an ancient roof or the feminine body flickering behind the curtain of a shabbily made "field bathroom" in the middle of the forest, Luc succeeds in evoking emotional responses from the viewer. Among the 50 artworks on display are illustrations of folk stories like "Tam Cam", "Ngheu So Oc Hen" and "Vinh Quy Bai To," set in coastal countryside scenery with fish markets, fishing boats, an elderly mother waiting for her son, etc. The exhibition will remain open until Nov 15 at the Chon Auction House, 63, Ham Long Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi. Entrance is free and open to public. … [Read more...] about Nude art explores identity of Vietnamese women
Cambodian and Vietnamese military officers offer incense to fallen Vietnamese volunteer soldiers at the martyrs’ cemetery in Duc Co district, Gia Lai province, on January 4 (Photo: VNA) Gia Lai (VNA) – A high-ranking delegation of the Military Region 1 High Command of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces paid a visit to the Vietnamese martyrs’ cemetery in Duc Co district, in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai, on January 4. The visit was made on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the victory of the southwest border defence war and the joint victory of Vietnam and Cambodia over the genocidal regime (January 7). The delegation was led by General Houth Chheang, Deputy Commander of the Royal Cambodian Army and Commander of Military Region 1 under the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces. Leaders of the Cambodian localities of Rattanakiri, Strung Treng, and Mondulkiri also attended the event. The visit was to honour Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who fought with … [Read more...] about Cambodian armed forces delegation visits martyrs’ cemetery in Gia Lai