Vietnam, Argentina, Romania and Pakistan are all showing signs of strong economic growth, according to GAM Investment Director for EM, Tim Love.
*Vietnam says to suspend US DDGS imports from mid-December. *Vietnam is No.3 importer of US distillers' grain. Vietnam on Monday said it would suspend all imports of U.S.
HANOI, Vietnam— Vietnam needs more time before it ratifies the Trans Pacific Partnership, an official said Tuesday, dealing a blow to the trade deal that includes the United States and Japan. Thorough preparation is needed to ensure Vietnam's success in participating in the pact, so it will not be submitted for approval during the assembly's monthlong session...
Big, well-funded development efforts are under way in Eurasia and Asia, making it a great hunting ground knowledgeable EM investors.
THAI NGUYEN, Vietnam, Oct 14- As Samsung Electronics struggles to salvage its reputation after the safety problems that have beset its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, the South Korean company can at least bank on an army of Vietnamese workers for support. Tens of thousands of them are involved in assembling more than a third of Samsung's smartphones- the...
SINGAPORE- Monetary Authority of Singapore publishes Monetary Policy Statement- 0000 GMT. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18 BRASILIA- Central Bank of Brazil holds Monetary Policy Committee Meeting. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19 JAKARTA- Indonesia Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting.
The case of a pregnant 12-year-old Vietnamese girl shocked China this week, highlighting the impact of a gender imbalance.
HANOI, Oct 7- Vietnam's government will list all its shares of top state-owned brewers Sabeco and Habeco on local stock exchanges before considering if any foreign beer makers or other investors can take a controlling stake, a senior government official said. Vietnam's government is seeking to fully divest its 89.6 percent ownership in No.1 local beer firm...
CNBC takes a look which Asian stock indexes rose and fell so far this year in a low growth, volatile environment.
*Two cases of microcephaly confirmed in Thailand. BANGKOK, Sept 30- Thailand reported on Friday the first confirmed cases in Southeast Asia of microcephaly linked to mosquito-borne Zika, as the World Health Organization urged action against the virus across the region. "We have found two cases of small heads linked to Zika, the first cases in Thailand," Prasert...
There will be more opportunities for public equities especially after the government relaxed foreign ownership limits, says VinaCapital's Andy Ho.
Vietnam's new government is pushing for a privatization program and raising the foreign ownership limits for Vinamilk, says CIMB's Michael Kokalari.
Tens of millions of fish died in April, in one of Vietnam's biggest environmental disasters, which the government blamed on a discharge of toxic waste into the sea by Formosa Ha Tinh Steel, a subsidiary of Taiwan's Formosa Plastics. Formosa Ha Tinh Steel has promised $500 million in compensation and admitted its steel plant caused massive fish deaths along a...
When athletes appeared in slick athletic gear by brands like Under Armour and Puma during the Rio Olympics, Mark Lee had extra reason to cheer.
President Obama talks about the "secret war" in Vietnam and defeating the spread of communism.
The failure of Vietnam's government to reverse a longstanding ban on locals in casinos may be detrimental to foreign investment.
Assertive action by China's coast guard in the South China Sea risks destabilizing the region, according to researchers.
One company is making the traditionally staid world of warehouse management is getting exciting, with a little help from technology.
Vietnam has a high literacy rate which enables the workforce to be retrained for higher-skilled manufacturing, says PXP Vietnam AM's Kevin Snowball.
Foreign direct investors are attracted by Vietnam's advantages compared to China, such as lower wage rates and young workforce.