Citi announces agreement to sell consumer bank to UOB Group Citi announces agreement to sell consumer bank to UOB Group

Citi on Friday announced it has reached an agreement with UOB Group (UOB) on the acquisition of Citi’s consumer banking franchises in Viet Nam, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. 

Hà Nội to welcome launch of 26,000 apartment units in 2022: C&W Vietnam Hà Nội to welcome launch of 26,000 apartment units in 2022: C&W Vietnam

Around 26,000 apartment units are expected to be launched in Ha Noi in 2022, signaling a vibrant outlook for the segment, according to real estate service provider Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) Vietnam.

Viettel’s technological inventions earn exclusive patents in US Viettel’s technological inventions earn exclusive patents in US

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has recently recognised the exclusive patents in the US for two applications of the Viettel High Technology Industries Corporation (VHT) – a member of the Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group.

Viet Nam among key markets of Ford Motor Company Viet Nam among key markets of Ford Motor Company

Viet Nam has been named among four key markets of Ford Motor Company together with Thailand, South Africa and Australia, serving as a driving force for the development of Ford Vietnam in the coming years.

Broken supply chains: Businesses need to work together Broken supply chains: Businesses need to work together

Talking to Kinh te & Do thi (Economics & Urban Affairs) Newspaper, economist Nguyen Tri Hieu said in the immediate future, there must be a timely solution to support businesses to ensure the "dual goal" of fighting the pandemic and maintaining production and business. In the long term, it is necessary to develop a new strategy for supporting industries, as well as diversifying import and export markets to avoid risks from all fluctuations in the world.

PM proposes working group for congestion at border gates with China PM proposes working group for congestion at border gates with China

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade to work with ministries, agencies and seven provinces bordering China to set up a working group to address congestion at border gates.