Virtual METALEX Vietnam and Supporting Industry Show expos begin Virtual METALEX Vietnam and Supporting Industry Show expos begin

Virtual exhibitions for the manufacturing, metalworking and supporting industries, the 2020 METALEX Vietnam - Supporting Industry Show, that opened on October 23 promise to serve as an effective networking platform for local and international companies.

Association proposed to tax apartment rental business on Airbnb Association proposed to tax apartment rental business on Airbnb

The HCM City Real Estate Association has proposed the short-term apartment rental business be taxed, to  better manage business operations on Airbnb and similar online platforms which is developing rapidly in big cities.

Total margin lending tops US$2.83b in Q3 Total margin lending tops US$2.83b in Q3

Strong margin lending by securities firms is considered among key factors for the market surge in the past quarter and counter the strong foreign selling pressure.

Sacombank Pay enables online identity verification, account opening Sacombank Pay enables online identity verification, account opening

Sacombank customers can now register their personal information online for identity verification (eKYC) and register to open an account on Sacombank Pay mobile application at any time and from anywhere without the need for their physical presence at the bank.

Ford reports 51 per cent growth in Q3 Ford reports 51 per cent growth in Q3

Ford Vietnam announced that third quarter sales rose 51 per cent quarter-on-quarter to 6,841 units, which took its year-to-month sales to 15,261.

Surviving the second wave: How city hotels can curb the impacts of COVID-19 Surviving the second wave: How city hotels can curb the impacts of COVID-19

Just before July 27, Viet Nam’s tourism sector was on its way to an impressive recovery relative to the rest of the world; thanks to the summer holidays, top tourist hotspots were packed with local travellers looking to enjoy the sun, bolstered by promotions launched to boost domestic tourism as borders were likely to be closed for at least another quarter.

The world’s first zero-emission aircraft to enter service by 2035: Airbus says The world’s first zero-emission aircraft to enter service by 2035: Airbus says

In the latest move to realise its ambition, on September 21, Airbus revealed three different aircraft concepts that run on  hydrogen, a disruptive zero-emission technology with the potential to reduce aircraft emissions by up to 50 per cent.