Up to 90% of online shoppers in Vietnam still prefer cash payment over online transactions, mainly due to security concern and a preference to check product quality before paying.
In new normalcy, Hanoi seeks to lure more investment
The Hanoitimes - The upcoming investment promotion event shows the city’s determination to be the pioneer among localities in pushing for economic recovery after Covid-19.
Hanoi enforces quarantine requirements for all arrivals
The Hanoitimes - The Hanoi People's Committee has issued Official Letter on the discontinuation of quarantine for people certified by the competent authority as having undergone medical isolation.
Leonardo DiCaprio calls for protection of Halong Bay’s sister in Vietnam
The Hanoitimes - Lan Ha bay looks like a paradise and needs to be protected from unsustainable tourist activities.
Chinese contractor demands extra US$50 million to operate Hanoi’s first metro line
The Hanoitimes - Vietnam's Ministry of Transport will organize meetings with the Chinese contractor to discuss the capital issue for the trial operation of Hanoi’s first metro line.
Japan, Philippines, South Korea plan to reopen borders to Vietnam
The Hanoitimes - Airlines of Japan, the Philippines and South Korea plan to resume international flights to Vietnam.
Hanoi seeks permission to use proceeds from SOE sales for urban railway projects
The Hanoitimes - Hanoi intends to use the proceeds for two urban railway routes costing a combined US$4.6 billion.
Indonesia weighs in ASEAN countries to protest Chinese South China Sea claims
Vietnam-US defense ties maintain growth momentum, Hanoi says
China dredging in South China Sea violates Vietnam's sovereignty, int'l law: Spokesperson
Bayer Vietnam CEO fined for disseminating nine-dash line map
Chinese maritime patrol aircraft spotted on Vietnamese islands
Vietnam’s North-South Expressway project gets fresh air
Foreign investors remain interested in Vietnam insurance market
German companies hesitate to invest in Vietnam on Covid-19: Survey
Vietnam food Vlog platform Capichi launched in Hanoi
Vietnam remains attractive to PE funds in 2020 despite Covid-19