Many tourism assets in Vietnam are developed by small-scale developers who have not enough capacity in finance, governance management, or ambition to develop those assets into “tourism complex” in its exact concept. In reality, the economy needs developers who are good enough in finance and governance management capacity. Large-scale tourism complexes or coastal urban areas must be a combination of both accommodation and other facilities to serve residents – not for accommodation functions only but for leisure and entertainment functions also. … [Read more...] about Serving leisure and property through coastal development
As a 27-year-old, I cannot help but think that these “popular” goals, which were very much embraced by the older generations, are not that relevant to today’s society. Since life has gone through massive changes in terms of how we go about it, the definition of what we should do by the age of 30 needs to be redefined. … [Read more...] about What defines our values at the age of 30?
The ambitious EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), which came into effect in August, is going to have far-reaching impacts on our bilateral trade and investments thanks to tariff cuts and strong commitments articulated by both the EU and Việt Nam. The most visible benefits are expected in significantly increased trade supported by substantial reductions or even total elimination of tariffs and non-tariff barriers as the EVFTA cuts an unprecedented 99 per cent of customs duties on goods traded between the Czech Republic and Việt Nam. In addition, Việt Nam’s commitments to guarantee an open and transparent investment and business environment will effectively help boost high-end investment from the Czech Republic in Việt Nam. The time has never been more suitable for doing business than it is now. That is why I myself see our common future of Czech-Vietnamese relations with more than justified optimism and have high expectations and unshakable … [Read more...] about The golden age of Czech-Vietnamese relations
The General Department of State Reserve on Wednesday afternoon announced it would distribute emergency equipment to flood-hit localities in central Việt Nam. Twenty high speed boats, nearly 300 canvas tents, thousands of life vests and eight power generators will be sent to Quảng Bình, Quảng Trị, Thừa Thiên-Thuế, Quảng Nam and Hà Tĩnh provinces before the end of October, the department said. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 22
Alibaba Group will make this year's 11.11 Global Shopping Festival bigger, better, and more tech-enabled These include the participation of Alipay’s digital lifestyle platform; broader consumer reach and bigger promotions; “double” the number of shopping windows that will spotlight more brands, products, and special offers; as well as the popular livestreaming technology creating more fun and engagement for Chinese consumers with the largest international presence to date. … [Read more...] about Alibaba Group unveils plans for 11.11 Global Shopping Festival