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Ha Long Bay charges expected to reach record high this year
Travel

Ha Long Bay charges expected to reach record high this year

The northern province of Quang Ninh expects to earn a record VND1 trillion (USD45.5 million) from entrance fees to Ha Long Bay this year.

Single tourist visa expected to benefit ASEAN members
Travel

Single tourist visa expected to benefit ASEAN members

En Vnexpress - Southeast Asia's single visa scheme is hoped to save a lot of time and resources, but its materialization is facing myriad challenges.

Existing climate efforts expected to keep US goals on track
Science

Existing climate efforts expected to keep US goals on track

Yahoo News SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The momentum of climate change efforts and the affordability of cleaner fuels will keep the United States moving toward its goals of cutting emissions despite the

Rice exports expected to face tough competition
Business

Rice exports expected to face tough competition

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Food Association (VFA) has warned that it would be difficult to export rice in 2017.

Asia-Pacific expected to contribute 70% of global GDP by 2050
Business

Asia-Pacific expected to contribute 70% of global GDP by 2050

Vietnamnet - The Asia-Pacific region is expected to contribute 70 percent of the global GDP by 2050 and now 10 out of the 20 largest economies are from the region, said a high-ranking Vietnamese

VN-Index expected to surge back to previous peak
Business

VN-Index expected to surge back to previous peak

Vietnamnet - The benchmark VN-Index could surge back to the 732 points peak seen a month ago on the back of strong buys by foreign investors as well as positive economic indicators, analysts said.

Big changes expected in banks’ key personnel
Business

Big changes expected in banks’ key personnel

Vietnamnet - The race of candidates for ‘hot seats’ at commercial banks is heating up as the shareholders’ meeting season has begun.

Vietnam's aging population expected to work longer in future
Business

Vietnam's aging population expected to work longer in future

Vietnamnet - The World Bank has estimated that by 2030, nearly one-fifth of Vietnamese will enter old age and around 40 percent of the population aged 70-74 will still have to work, mostly in the

Shrimp exports expected to reach US$5 billion by 2020
Business

Shrimp exports expected to reach US$5 billion by 2020

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Shrimp exports are expected to reach between US$4.5-5 billion by 2020, with an annual increase of between 9.5-12%.

Deal expected to revive Vietnam's coffee industry
Business

Deal expected to revive Vietnam's coffee industry

Vietnamnet - A strategic agreement to develop the Buon Ma Thuot coffee brand is expected to revive the country’s coffee industry, which needs to replace thousands of old, unproductive trees on farms

Vietnam’s property market expected to continue growth trend
Business

Vietnam’s property market expected to continue growth trend

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s three-year run of growth in its residential property market is expected to continue in the short term, according to a survey conducted by FT Confidential Research (FTCR), a

Petrolimex expected to list in Q1
Business

Petrolimex expected to list in Q1

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) has completed the necessary paperwork for its shares to be listed on the stock exchange.

Logistics expected to make up 8-10 percent of Vietnam’s GDP by 2025
Business

Logistics expected to make up 8-10 percent of Vietnam’s GDP by 2025

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s logistics sector is expected to make up 8–10 percent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2025.

2017 expected to be better for investment funds
Business

2017 expected to be better for investment funds

Vietnamnet - Investment funds are expected to perform better this year, following the successful 2016, on expectations that more individual investors will purchase their own investments, reported

Stock market expected to be strong in 2017
Business

Stock market expected to be strong in 2017

Vietnamnet - Thanks to the monetary policy maintained by the State Bank (SBV) in 2016, cash flow to the stock market was strong, which helped support the VN Index. Will the same trend occur in 2017?

Trump expected to block refugees, restrict Muslim visitors
World

Trump expected to block refugees, restrict Muslim visitors

Yahoo News President Donald Trump was reportedly poised to suspend the US refugee program for four months and to halt visas for travellers from seven Muslim countries -- moves that could come as

Vietnam's tourism revenue expected to surge to US$35 billion by 2020
Travel

Vietnam's tourism revenue expected to surge to US$35 billion by 2020

EN VietNamNet - Vietnam’s tourism sector is expected to attain revenue of US$35 billion by 2020, double last year, according to a resolution issued by the Politburo.

Vietnam-Japan trade expected to surge in 2017
Business

Vietnam-Japan trade expected to surge in 2017

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Trade between Vietnam and Japan is expected to reach a new height in 2017 as the two countries have agreed on numerous measures to boost trade exchange, which were agreed on at

More rain and pain expected as Thai flood death toll rises to 40
World

More rain and pain expected as Thai flood death toll rises to 40

Yahoo News Thailand faces more hardship from unseasonable floods that have killed 40 people in its south, with more rain expected in the major rubber-producing and tourist region in coming days, a

Vinacomin expected to become a strong economic group
Business

Vinacomin expected to become a strong economic group

Nhan dan - NDO—The Vietnam National Coal–Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) needs to have a reasonable structure for its development to become a strong economic group in 2017.

Toshiba to meet banks Tuesday, loan waiver expected: sources
Tech

Toshiba to meet banks Tuesday, loan waiver expected: sources

Yahoo News - Toshiba Corp plans to meet with creditor banks on Tuesday to explain how it is addressing a massive charge the company says it must take on its U.S. nuclear business, two bankers briefed

Vietnam expected to produce mixed vaccines in coming years
Health

Vietnam expected to produce mixed vaccines in coming years

Vietnam is expected to produce six-in-one vaccines in 2017 or 2018 and by 2020 these will be used widely in the country, according to the health ministry.