Japanese household products and apparel chain Muji plans to open its first outlet in Ho Chi Minh City early next year.
This year’s Vietnamese High-Quality Goods awards were given away to 542 businesses at a ceremony held in HCM City on Wednesday (February 20).
About 65.3 per cent of Japanese companies in Viet Nam gained operating profits in 2018, 0.2 percentage points more than in the previous year.
Vietnam and Argentina are looking to double their two-way trade in the next five years to US$6 billion.
The enterprise and investment laws should be amended to stimulate the development of the private sector, especially the five million business households, and to make the business environment more liberal, said experts at a conference in Hanoi on February 20.
Da Nang authorities have selected Singaporean-based firms Sakae Corporate Advisory and Surbana Jurong to design the central city’s master plan and economic development strategy towards 2030.
Viet Nam wants to further cooperation in trade and investment with Argentina as the untapped potential between the two countries remained significant, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam said at the Viet Nam-Argentina Business Forum in Ha Noi on Thursday.
Viet Nam’s economic freedom score is 55.3, making its economy the 128th freest in the 2019 Index. Its overall score has increased by 2.2 points, with a sharp increase in fiscal health and higher scores for investment freedom, according to the Heritage Foundation’s Index of Economic Freedom.
A workshop titled "Export via e-commerce platform: Opportunity with Amazon" will be held in Ha Noi on February 27.
A project on unobserved economy statistics, expected to be launched next year, will serve as an important reference for the statistics sector to get up to international standards.