GoBear to launch unsecured loan awareness page

In an interview granted to Vietnam News Agency to mark 40 years since the two countries established diplomatic ties (August 1), Hau listed a number of reasons to support his opinion. The diplomat foreshadowed a joint statement prepared for Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien-Loong’s September visit to Hanoi, discussing the establishment of a bilateral strategic partnership, will lay firm legal foundations for the two countries to comprehensively boost their cooperation. Vietnam is pushing ahead with its open-door policy, focusing on regional and international economic integration, growth model renewal, and economic restructuring in order to create a healthy, transparent investment environment for foreign businesses. Vietnamese ministries and localities recognise the value of attracting Singaporean investment in their projects, in turn fuelling economic, trade, and investment expansion with Singapore more generally. The significant achievements Vietnam and Singapore have recorded together during the past 40 years are a reliable springboard into the future strategic partnership. Singaporean investment is likely to surge as its most successful Vietnam-based companies set their sights on increasing their market share. Singapore’s small and medium-sized businesses, contributing 40% of the country’s GDP, as well as multinational companies headquartered in Singapore, are both drafting Vietnamese investment plans. Many corporations believe Vietnam boasts some of the region’s best lucrative opportunities. Hau noted the Vietnam-Singapore Connectivity programmes and other ASEAN Connectivity initiatives will also help foster bilateral relations. The two countries are parties to the Trans-Pacific Agreement (TPP) and Asia’s Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP), sure to add fresh impetus to…... [read more]

Diamond Island has six towers, typical apartments with single, double or triple bedroom, Pool Villas, Garden Villas and Sky Villas. Each tower is smartly located and designed to bring the best values to the residents. Bora Bora, expected to be completed in the second quarter of 2018, consists of 261 typical apartments with one, two or three bedrooms with apartment sizes ranging from 51-142 square metres and Pool Villas, Garden Villas and Sky Villas with private pool and garden. The tower is the combination of natural terrain, feng shui principles and modern designation. Diamond Island is the only island with vast green spaces and proximity to nature. It also provides plentiful spaces for family activities and recreation with the green density 16 square metres per person, beyond the standardof most famous green countries in the world such as Singapore, Japan, South Korea, offering desirable fresh air with 86.5 per cent of the total 8-hectare area covered by green space and community facilities. Set along the shores of the Saigon River, Bora Bora is where dwellers can enjoy the best view of sunrise as well as the Saigon River in Ho Chi Minh City. The view is therapeutic, can relieve cancer, strengthen bones and improve brain functions for elders. At Bora Bora, residents can relax at the pools, or take part in exciting tennis or basketball games at a range of excellent facilities for families, including a 2300 square-metre resort swimming pool including a 50-metre lap pool, riverside promenade, BBQ Garden,…... [read more]

The Vietnamese legal entity of Singapore’s Grab ride-hailing mobile app, formerly GrabTaxi, is responsible for paying taxes on behalf of its partnered drivers, according to a guideline issued Thursday by Vietnam’s taxation authority. The Vietnamese legal entity of Singapore’s Grab ride-hailing mobile app, formerly GrabTaxi, is responsible for paying taxes on behalf of its partnered drivers, according to a guideline issued Thursday by Vietnam’s taxation authority. The tax guideline, issued by the Department of Income Tax Management under Vietnam’s General Department of Taxation, had been agreed upon earlier by Vietnamese authorities and GrabTaxi Co., Ltd., which oversees the app’s business in Vietnam. The firm is to be held responsible for the declaration and payment of its partnered drivers’ personal income tax, in addition to its own corporate income tax. Grab’s partnered drivers in Vietnam are taxed 4.5 percent of their earnings, of which 1.5 percent is personal income tax and three percent is value-added tax (VAT). Meanwhile, the VAT rate for the company itself is the five percent rate typical of companies operating as providers of science and technology services. Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Singapore, Grab is the largest mobile taxi booking app firm in Southeast Asia, providing the service to millions in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines. Although it has been present in Vietnam since 2014, the company was only granted its business license in Vietnam in March.... [read more]

One in four Asian companies keen on Vietnam: survey Hong Phuc HCMC - Vietnam is an ideal location for business expansion in the region, according to the United Overseas Bank (UOB)’s Asian Enterprise Survey 2016, published on November 10. At a press conference launching the Vietnam edition of the UOB Asian Enterprise Reports 2016, UOB announced that the survey results found a sense of optimism on Vietnam's potential to attract foreign direct investment (FDI). The survey was conducted with over 2,500 enterprises in six nations and territories across Asia, including China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. Among them, 38% of Malaysian firms, 35% of Thai companies and 29% of Singaporean enterprises chose Vietnam to expand their businesses. The survey found the key factors that influence decisions to choose locations for business expansion in Asia include political stability, good economic climate, growing consumer demand, attractive tax policy, good links among local businesses and government assistance. Eric Tham, CEO and head of Group Commercial Banking at UOB, said the survey found Asian enterprises continue to seek new growth markets. One company that has ventured into Vietnam to expand their business is CKL Holdings, a food and beverage conglomerate with manufacturing facilities in HCMC to produce beverages under its signature Sagiko brand. To meet the continuously growing customer demand, in 2015, it established its second factory in Vietnam, which is five times bigger than the first. According to the survey, the most attractive sectors for foreign investors in Vietnam are manufacturing,…... [read more]

The Hanoitimes - On November 8, at the reception for Cambodia’s Ambassador to Vietnam Prak Nguon Hong in Hanoi, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that Vietnam and Cambodia should boost their solidarity and support each other in the interests of their people. PM Phuc emphasised the important role of the Ambassador in stepping up the two countries’ cooperation. He congratulated Cambodian people on their important achievements gained over the past years on the occasion of the country’s 63 rd National Day and affirmed that Vietnam and Cambodia have enjoyed the time-honoured traditional relations and always stood side by side with each other during the difficult times. “The Party and State of Vietnam always treasure and give high priority to cementing and promoting the traditional friendship and all-sided cooperation with Cambodia,” PM Phuc said. He expressed his hope that the Ambassador will have positive contributions to solidifying the two countries’ friendship during his working term, through promoting the demarcation of the shared land border and facilitating the Vietnamese community’s activities in Cambodia. Ambassador Prak Nguon Hong said he is impressed with successes made by Vietnamese people and will do more for the bilateral friendship. He hoped that he will receive due attention from the Government, functional agencies and Vietnamese people to accomplish his role as a bridge for the two countries’ friendship. He pledged to actively participate in tackling problems still existed in the border demarcation and the planting of border markers. ** The same day, the PM hosted Singapore’s…... [read more]

At the reception (Photo: baochinhphu.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam and Cambodia should boost their solidarity, work together, and assist each other in the interests of their people, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told Cambodia’s Ambassador to Vietnam Prak Nguon Hong. At his reception for the diplomat in Hanoi on November 8, PM Phuc emphasised the important role of the Ambassador in stepping up the two countries’ cooperation. He congratulated Cambodian people on their important achievements gained over the past years on the occasion of the country’s 63 rd National Day and affirmed that Vietnam and Cambodia have enjoyed the time-honoured traditional relations and always stood side by side with each other during the difficult times. “The Party and State of Vietnam always treasure and give high priority to cementing and promoting the traditional friendship and all-sided cooperation with Cambodia,” PM Phuc said. He expressed his hope that the Ambassador will have positive contributions to solidifying the two countries’ friendship during his working term, through promoting the demarcation of the shared land border and facilitating the Vietnamese community’s activities in Cambodia. Ambassador Prak Nguon Hong said he is impressed with successes made by Vietnamese people and will do more for the bilateral friendship. He hoped that he will receive due attention from the Government, functional agencies and Vietnamese people to accomplish his role as a bridge for the two countries’ friendship. He pledged to actively participate in tackling problems still existed in the border demarcation and the planting of border markers.…... [read more]

Meeting with Cambodian Ambassador to Vietnam Prak Nguon Hong,PM Phuc underlined the need for both nations to enhance solidarity, work together, and provide mutual assistance for mutual benefit and stressed the important role of the Ambassador in boosting the two countries’ cooperation. He congratulated Cambodian people on their remarkable achievements recorded over the past years on the occasion of the country’s 63 rd National Day, adding that Vietnam and Cambodia have maintained the time-honoured traditional relations and always stood side by side with each other during the hard times. “The Party and State of Vietnam always treasure and give high priority to cementing and promoting the traditional friendship and all-sided cooperation with Cambodia,” he told his guest. He expressed his hope that the ambassador will make positive contributions to reinforcing the two countries’ friendship during his working term, through promoting the demarcation of the shared land border and facilitating the Vietnamese community’s activities in Cambodia. Ambassador Prak Nguon Hong in turn said he will make greater efforts to further the bilateral friendship while expressing his hope that he will receive due attention from the Government, functional agencies and Vietnamese people to fulfill his role in boosting the two countries’ friendship. He pledged his best effort to address pending issues regarding the border demarcation and the planting of border markers. At the reception for Singapore’s Ambassador to Vietnam Catherine Wong, the government leader asked the countries to boost economic connectivity by setting up more Vietnam-Singapore industrial parks and urban areas and…... [read more]

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnamese startups have attracted big infusions of cash and have great potential, but only a few of them have reaped fruit. Local newspapers have quoted experts as saying that complicated procedures in Vietnam have created a barrier that has made investors cautious. Some investors have even asked Vietnamese startups to register business in Singapore to seek funding. However, Dzung Nguyen, director of CyberAgent Vietnam & Thailand, an investment fund, thinks the cash still will keep flowing to Vietnam because of market has potential. The potential of the market can be seen in the high population of 90 million people, the second largest in SE Asia after Indonesia; in high GDP growth rate; and the high percentage of internet users who quickly adapt to new technology. It is a growing tendency to build regional businesses. A company headquartered in Singapore or Thailand, for example, tries to expand business by penetrating neighboring markets. Vietnam is a market where the companies need to be present. Vietnamese startups have attracted big infusions of cash and have great potential, but only a few of them have reaped fruit. This is the reason the government moved ahead with the programs to heighten Vietnam’s position among ASEAN countries. Since Vietnam is a member of ASEAN 6, the No 1 startup in Vietnam would have bigger opportunities to catch the attention of large conglomerates or investment funds. The skilled labor force in the hi-tech sector is also a factor that attracts investors. The pay for…... [read more]

Online fashion retailer runs own brand in Vietnam Kieu Giang By Kieu Giang in HCMC Zalora, a leading online fashion retailer in Vietnam and Southeast Asia, has launched the first collection under the brand Zalora at the website zalora.vn. “The launch of Zalora brand is the next step of our vision. Zalora is in the process of showing its confidence to design a collection reflecting its own characters… We have certain knowledge of the demand of regional customers as well as latest fashion trends in the world,” said Nguyen Phuong Anh, managing director of Zalora Vietnam. Inspired by international catwalks, movies and street styles in some big cities in the world, Zalora aims to bring to fashion lovers trendy items with reasonable prices. Products such as clothes, footwear, bags and accessories are designed by a team of Zalora at its headquarters in Singapore. The Fall-Winter collection focuses on elegant and feminine designs made from wool and other materials in black, white, and grey. Products are priced from VND300,000 to VND1 million each and has been on sale since mid September. Especially, instead of browsing the website customers can have a look and try these products at Zalora’s first showroom in Hanoi. The next one in HCMC is expected soon. Established in 2011, Zalora Group has operated in Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand. The group has localized its websites by selling a series of local fashion brands apart from international names.... [read more]

Warner Bros consumer products enter Vietnam By Nhan Tam - The Saigon Times Daily Guests take a close look at Warner Bros. consumer products at the Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers in HCMC's Dist. 1 - Photo: Nhan Tam HCMC - International brand licensing company, Global Brands Group (GBG), which is the licensing agent for Warner Bros. Consumer Products in Southeast Asia, on Thursday announced a partnership with Vietnam's Global Brands Joint Stock Co. Under the arrangement, GBG will work with its Vietnamese partner to establish licensing of Warner's portfolio of brands, including Looney Tunes, Tom and Jerry, Harry Potter, Batman, Superman and Scooby-Doo, the two companies said at a function held at the Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers in HCMC's Dist. 1. The wide spectrum of licensing categories includes published material, apparel, accessories, toys, stationery, gifts, novelties, brand name food, personal care products and promotion licensing. GBG has been Warner's exclusive licensing agent in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand since 2005. Wallace Tay, regional director of GBG Southeast Asia, said at the reception that the regional market, especially Vietnam, has incalculable potential for a character licensing industry. Global Brands Joint Stock Co. founder Peter Ngo said "It is a delight for us to partner with GBG in this remarkable venture. We will be making the best use of our extensive local network and resources to help GBG build the licensing business for WBCP in Indochina. Vietnam will be our key market during start-up." GBG focuses on product…... [read more]




Links Topics : http://news.c10mt.com/2017/07/gobear-to-launch-unsecured-loan.html