June is the first month of summer in the United States–the day light is longer across most of the U.S., schools are out, and yet the days always seemed to go by quickly…and before you know it, we are celebrating the 4th of July Independence holiday! AmCham Vietnam has been hosting its own special U.S. Independence Day events for a quarter century—be sure to get your tickets to this year’s event happening June 29, 2019 in HCMC, District 2. You won’t want to miss a taste of America’s 4th of July traditions!
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Wednesday that he will be speaking with a Chinese official before President Donald Trump meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit.
USTR Robert Lighthizer testified before the Senate Finance Committee on Jun 18, 2019 about the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement (NAFTA 2), U.S.-China trade talks, and other issues. “The economic trade relationship with China has been unbalanced and grossly unfair to American workers, farmers, ranchers and businesses for decades,” Lighthizer told the committee. “We put tariffs
Tech giant asks suppliers to review costs in Southeast Asia and Mexico
Cities and banks urged to push infrastructure, sending liabilities soaring again. These projects generate job stability in the short run, but China’s long-term debt risks worsening, which threatens to bring the world’s second-largest economy to a standstill.
Condotel developers and buyers will breathe easier later in the year when the legal framework for the new type of property in Vietnam is to be released. At the discussions of the National Assembly held last week, Minister of Construction Pham Hong Ha said the standards and regulations on management and operation of condotels and
Issuing green bond insurance and implementing M&A deals are two popular solutions to mobilise investment capital for clean energy, including wind power projects. This was shared by Ashish Sethia, head of APAC Analysis and Consulting, Bloomberg New Energy Finance at the workshop on “Accelerating Wind Project Financing in Vietnam”, which is part of the second Vietnam
Tighter supplies of staple meat deal new economic blow amid trade row with US
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has outlined three commitments to the investor community at the Vietnam Venture Summit today.
Vietnam Waste Solutions (VWS) is calling for stepping up the green tree belt project surrounding Da Phuoc Waste Treatment Complex in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Chanh district, which has been delayed for 10 years.
The escalating US-China trade tensions and China’s currency devaluation have cast adverse impacts on interest rates in the local banking system, with deposit rates approaching new highs.
Early in May 2019,, the Chinese government sent the U.S. a trade deal draft that had been slashed from 150 pages — painstakingly assembled by both sides over five months of negotiations — to 105. The move riled U.S. President Donald Trump and brought progress on the trade talks to a screeching halt, as Beijing surely