VIETNAM BUSINESS NEWS NOVEMBER 9

Property market faces liquidity, different extreme issues: HoREA

The property market is “struggling and dangers falling right into a droop,” Le Hoang Chau, chairman of the Ho Chi Minh Metropolis Actual Property Affiliation, has warned.

Many corporations are struggling to entry financial institution credit score, challenge bonds and mobilise funds from clients, and are even resorting to promoting their property or merchandise at giant reductions or searching for dangerous loans at excessive rates of interest, he mentioned, including that some have reduce their payroll by as much as 50%.

His affiliation known as for enabling builders and patrons of inexpensive housing to entry credit score extra simply, particularly reliable companies among the many former.

It additionally known as on the Authorities and the Nationwide Meeting Standing Committee to think about subsidising loans given by the 4 Authorities-owned banks, BIDV, Vietcombank, Vietinbank, and Agribank, to purchase or lease social housing.

It urged the Authorities and the State Financial institution of Vietnam to extend banks’ credit score quota by 2%, thus rising the quantity of credit score obtainable by 200 trillion VND (8 billion USD), to bolster the financial system in the course of the finish of the 12 months.

Chau additionally known as for amendments to the 2013 Legislation on Land and associated legal guidelines to foster the market.

FPT Retail to boost stake in Lengthy Chau drugstore chain

FPT Digital Retail JSC, which trades its FRT shares on the Hochiminh Inventory Change, has handed a plan to pour an extra VND225 billion into its affiliate FPT Lengthy Chau Pharma JSC to boost its possession within the latter.

After the capital contribution, FPT Retail will increase its stake in Lengthy Chau to 89.83%, whereas the pharmaceutical firm will see its constitution capital enhance to VND450 billion.

Between January and September, FPT Retail posted over VND21.7 trillion in income, up 55% year-on-year.

As of the tip of September, FPT Retail had 745 FPT Store retailers, whereas Lengthy Chau operated 800 pharmacies nationwide.

Viet Nam outpaces international locations in Asia relating to progress price: WSJ

iet Nam will possible be amongst Asia’s quickest rising economies subsequent 12 months, regardless of a weaker foreign money and falling overseas reserves, based on a current article revealed within the Wall Avenue Journal (WSJ).

The writer, Megha Mandavia, mentioned that “Viet Nam is much forward of the remainder of Asia” relating to progress, US greenback reserves and financial coverage.

The article assessed that Viet Nam might get even trickier if the world slides right into a recession. Nonetheless, due to investments in infrastructure, aggressive commerce liberalization and comparatively low-cost wages, its manufacturing engine remained intact.

Viet Nam additionally has the benefit of ranging from an enviable progress place: roaring at 13.7 % 12 months on 12 months within the third quarter of 2022 on the again of sturdy exports to the US.

Moreover, Viet Nam didn’t seem like affected by the worldwide meals worth storm because it is likely one of the main rice producers and exporters globally. Based on the writer, after the robust years of 2020 and 2021, Viet Nam spent a lot of 2022 within the candy spot, with still-low inflation and fast progress.

Occasions will get a bit harder now, however the nation is poised for quick progress subsequent 12 months. Particularly, Natixis forecasted 6.5 %, whereas Capital Economics anticipated greater than 7 % – and the weakening foreign money might assist soften the blow from weaker export demand.

Vietnam promotes tourism at World Journey Market London

Vietnam’s tourism has been promoted on the world journey and tourism occasion – World Journey Market (WTM), which is going down in London from November 7-9.

The Vietnamese pavilion covers 250 sq.m, with the participation of localities and 23 main journey corporations and teams which might be spreading the message “Stay absolutely in Vietnam.”

Beforehand, Vietnam had joined the exhibition for greater than 10 consecutive years, apart from 2020 and 2021 when the COVID-19 was ravaging, and gained successes in selling its land, individuals of tradition within the UK and Europe usually.

The occasion has provided a chance for Vietnamese journey corporations to discover the market and broaden their enterprise.

Vietnam’s labor market recovers at sturdy tempo: HSBC

Following the border re-opening in March, the labor market in Viet Nam has recovered at a robust tempo, based on the “Viet Nam at a look: Levelling up the workforce” report launched by HSBC.

The workforce and workforce participation price reached 51.9 million and 68.7 %, respectively, as of the tip of the third quarter, persevering with their upward trajectories for the reason that lockdowns within the third quarter of 2021, learn the report. 

The unemployment price stood at 2.28 % within the third quarter, which was not seen for the reason that onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

HSBC famous that the resumption of broad financial exercise in Viet Nam has subsequently led to enhancements in labor market situations, indicating that the home financial system is properly on its approach to full power.

The nation’s labor market additionally advantages from a “golden inhabitants construction”, with the full dependency ratio below 50 % since 2006.

The share of inhabitants ages 25 and over holding tertiary diploma attainment was estimated to achieve 10 % in 2019. 

Schooling is essential to upgrading the labor market. Bettering training and additional investing in human capital has already been highlighted as one of many pillars for the federal government’s socio-economic growth technique for 2021-2030, the HSBC really helpful.

Official statistics confirmed that from roughly 28 million individuals in 1986, Viet Nam’s labor power has elevated to 51.9 million by the tip of third quarter of 2022. 

The share of educated laborers in 2015 was 49 %, and rose to 67 % within the first six months of this 12 months.

The work of sending laborers to work overseas below contract has additionally produced a great efficiency. 

There are greater than 600,000 Vietnamese workers working in 40 international locations and territories worldwide with steady revenue, sending dwelling US$ 3.5 billion price of remittances per 12 months.

Business outsourcing: the rising development in healthcare

Business outsourcing has grow to be a well-liked development within the regional healthcare business regionally as corporations are more and more discovering new and progressive routes to boost cost-effectiveness and differentiate providers.

Based on the latest survey of healthcare decision-makers in Asia by Bangkok-based analysis group Be Digital (powered by DKSH), titled “Path to Market: Business Outsourcing as a Enterprise Progress Technique for Healthcare in Asia Pacific”, 69 per cent of respondents views outsourcing primarily as a chance to broaden geographical protection in some markets, 60 per cent want to broaden into new markets, and 50 per cent would think about outsourcing to drive gross sales of strategic merchandise.

Three key providers are thought-about by healthcare corporations for outsourcing. The primary contain pharmacy channels and, based on the survey, the position of pharmacists is anticipated to evolve past the fundamental providers of merely offering prescription medicines.

The second contains medical channels. The coronavirus pandemic has pushed pharmaceutical merchandise and medical units into new territories because the demand for associated medicines, check kits, and vaccines continues to develop.

To fulfill this rising demand, pharmaceutical corporations and medical gadget producers favor to outsource their advertising and marketing actions to hospitals and clinics when coming into or increasing right into a market.

The third includes omnichannel e-commerce providers. The coronavirus has led to progress within the e-commerce sector throughout most enterprise sectors, particularly in healthcare. Based on the Healthcare eCommerce World Market Report 2022 revealed by Report Linker, the worldwide healthcare market grew from $261 billion in 2021 to over $309 billion in 2022. The market is anticipated to exceed $613 billion in 2026.

Binh Phuoc requires funding from Italy

The Individuals’s Committee of southern Binh Phuoc province and Becamex IDC Company held a teleconference on November 8 to name for funding from Italian enterprises.

Italy is now the fourth largest commerce associate of Vietnam within the European Union. In the meantime, Vietnam is the most important commerce associate of Italy within the Affiliation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), with two-way commerce rising over the previous years.

Within the first eight months of 2022, two-way commerce hit 4.25 billion USD, up 13.9% 12 months on 12 months. Of which, over 3 billion USD was Vietnam’s exports, principally footwear, espresso, aquatic merchandise, attire, and handicrafts. Vietnam primarily imported footwear, chemical substances, equipment, transport automobiles, sanitary gear, medical provides, and family home equipment from the European nation.

Italy now ranks thirty fourth out of 139 international locations and territories investing in Vietnam with complete registered capital of 409.46 million USD. Thus far, Binh Phuoc has attracted 366 foreign-invested tasks price 3.44 billion USD and has but to draw any Italian investor, he mentioned.

Based on the official, Binh Phuoc is now dwelling to 13 industrial zones overlaying a complete space of over 6,000ha and occupancy price of 53.5%.

SBG permitted to broaden Quang Chau Industrial Park

Saigon – Bac Giang Industrial Park Company (SBG), a subsidiary of Kinh Bac Metropolis Growth Holding Company, has simply obtained approval to broaden 90 hectares of Quang Chau Industrial Park.

The IP is situated in Quang Chau commune, Viet Yen district, northern Bac Giang province, with funding capital of 996 billion VND (42 million USD).

The Quang Chau Industrial Park, invested by SBG, is likely one of the typical industrial parks of Bac Giang province, which is deliberate to speculate and develop based on the mannequin of a contemporary architectural advanced together with an industrial park, city space, utility and repair space.

The growth will enhance the economic park from 426 hectares to 516 hectares. The present industrial park of 426 hectares has been full of 100% industrial land, attracting 41 funding tasks, together with 37 FDI tasks, 4 home funding tasks with a complete funding capital of as much as 2.8 billion USD, creating jobs for about 67,000 staff.

Typical large-scale funding tasks are from Foxconn (with tasks of member corporations corresponding to Fuhong, Fuyu, Fukang), Luxshare-ICT, JA Photo voltaic, Siflex, Samkwang, Crystal Martin, Lens.

The growth section with an space of greater than 90 hectares, which has simply been signed by the Prime Minister approving the funding coverage for the undertaking, has additionally attracted many giant traders excited about surveying, registering to lease with excessive occupancy price, reaching greater than 90%.

Items throughput at sea ports up 3% in 10 months

Vietnam’s sea ports dealt with 608.3 million tonnes of products within the first 10 months of this 12 months, up 3% yearly and fulfilling 84% of the yearly goal, based on the Vietnam Marine Administration.
 
Of this, the quantity of import-export items decreased barely whereas that of home ones grew by 4% year-on-year to 284.6 million tonnes, it mentioned, including the container throughput hit 20.8 million TEUs, rising by 4% yearly and assembly 84% of the yearly plan. Containers of imports constituted over 7.1 million TEUs of the full, posting the very best annual progress of 8%.

Within the third quarter of this 12 months, many seaport enterprises recorded income regardless of many difficulties resulting from socio-economic fluctuations.

HCMC wants VND210 trillion to construct six extra metro traces

The HCMC Transport Division has despatched a report back to the municipal authorities on finishing the city railway system following the Transit Oriented Growth (TOD) mannequin.

As a part of the division’s plan, the city railway system in HCMC will comprise eight axis routes connecting town’s downtown space. With a imaginative and prescient to 2035, the division proposed setting up six extra metro traces with a complete estimated price of round VND210.76 trillion.

At present, two metro traces — Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien and Ben Thanh-Tham Luong — are below development within the metropolis, with a complete respective funding of VND43,700 billion and VND47,900 billion.

Whereas the Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien Metro Line is 92.39% full, the Ben Thanh-Tham Luong Metro Line has accomplished 85.49% of web site clearance.

In addition to, HCMC will develop extra underground metro traces and monorail methods.

Petrolimex fuel stations in Hanoi keep open 24/7

The Vietnam Nationwide Petroleum Group (Petrolimex), the nation’s main gas buying and selling firm, has mentioned it’s maintaining its all fuel stations in Hanoi open 24/7 to fulfill the sturdy demand for gasoline.

From now till November 13, all 96 Petrolimex fuel stations in Hanoi are open around the clock. Clients in want of refueling shall be supported with a map of obtainable stations on Petrolimex’s web site and cellular app.

Based on Petrolimex, there was a surge within the variety of automobiles getting refilled at its fuel stations not too long ago, rising by 35-40% in early November in comparison with October.

As many components of the nation are grappling with gas shortages, many filling stations in Hanoi have been quickly closed or solely run perfunctorily, rationing gasoline price VND30,000 for every bike and VND500,000-600,000 per auto.

Petrolimex bought 10 million cubic meters of gasoline between January and September. The determine met 83% of the 12 months’s goal and rose by 8% over the identical interval in 2021.

To fulfill the home demand, Petrolimex plans to distribute as much as three million cubic meters of gas within the fourth quarter, or 40% larger than required by the Ministry of Trade and Commerce.

218 corporations shortlisted as prestigious exporters of 2021

The Ministry of Trade and Commerce has introduced that 218 enterprises made it to the “Prestigious Exporters in 2021” shortlist.

These entities have been chosen from 287 enterprises in 27 sectors really helpful as “Prestigious Exporters of 2021”.

The shortlist is predicated on export turnover, enterprise repute with overseas companions and compliance with legal guidelines and rules on taxes, customs and the setting.

Enterprises with export income decrease than 85% of the required determine or significantly violating the rules on taxes, customs and the setting weren’t certified for the “Prestigious Exporters in 2021″ awards.

Many int’l flights anticipated to reach in Phu Quoc

Many worldwide flights will arrive in Phu Quoc Island off the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang within the coming months, mentioned a Phu Quoc worldwide airport consultant.

The airport on November 6 welcomed an LOT Polish Airways flight from Warsaw, Poland, the native media reported.

This was the primary flight that arrived within the island from the Polish capital, mentioned the consultant, including that LOT Polish Airways will function 30 extra flights between Warsaw and Phu Quoc from now till March 20 subsequent 12 months, utilizing Boeing 787 plane with 252-294 seats every.

In early November, the Phu Quoc Worldwide Airport obtained an Uzbekistan Airways flight from Tashkent, with 172 passengers on board. This was additionally the primary constitution flight to Phu Quoc from Tashkent.

Uzbekistan Airways will proceed to function the Tashkent-Phu Quoc air route with a flight frequency each 9-10 days.

Industrial actual property sector maintains progress momentum

The expansion prospect of the nation’s industrial actual property market is shiny, with ample new provide within the third quarter of 2022.

The actual property market noticed a considerable enhance in provide between July and September as a result of introduction of many new tasks, based on the Housing and Actual Property Market Administration Company below the Ministry of Building.

Occupancy of business land stays excessive, whereas the demand for industrial actual property leases is anticipated to rise.

Notably, industrial actual property has been provided to traders in lots of components of the nation, together with the Son My Industrial Park within the coastal province of Binh Thuan and Soc Soc, Dong Anh and Phu Nghia industrial parks in Hanoi.

Every spans greater than 300 hectares, with the Son My Industrial Park overlaying 1,070 hectares.

Industrial sector rental demand grew in comparison with the second quarter of the 12 months, whereas rental costs jumped 5% over the identical interval.

The typical occupancy price in industrial zones stayed above 90% nationwide. The southern figures have been barely larger than these of the northern provinces.

Based on knowledge from the Ministry of Planning and Funding, the actual property business positioned second in overseas direct funding inflows with round US$3.5 billion, or 18.7% of the full.

G-bond coupons rise once more

Coupons of 10-year and 15-year Authorities bonds have risen 100 and 80 foundation factors to 4% and 4.1% yearly in each major and secondary markets, respectively.

Information from the Hanoi Inventory Change confirmed that 30 plenty of G-bonds have been auctioned within the major market in October. Of the full, 10 have been issued by the State Treasury and the rest by the Vietnam Financial institution for Social Insurance policies.

The worth of bonds bought within the month amounted to VND31,450 billion, equal to a profitable price of 55.66%. The State Treasury had received over VND139,000 billion from bond gross sales within the 12 months to October, hitting over a 3rd of the full-year plan, whereas VBSP gained solely VND12,300 billion and achieved 60.29% of the goal.

Bonds with 10-year and 15-year tenors stay the bestsellers, accounting for 46% and 32% of the full bonds bought. 

On the secondary market, G-bond transactions in October dropped 40% to almost VND3,850 billion per session on common. Of the quantity, outrights fell almost 16.5%, whereas repos plunged 57.7%.

Pork imports might ebb away late this 12 months

Vietnam’s meat imports won’t spike later this 12 months, whereas pork imports are more likely to lower, the Ministry of Trade and Commerce (MOIT) reported.

Information from the Common Division of Vietnam Customs confirmed Vietnam imported over 191,000 tons of meat and meat merchandise price some US$417 million in the course of the third quarter, up 4.4% in quantity and 24.4% in worth over the identical interval of 2021.

Nonetheless, pork imports within the third quarter dropped by 24.4% in quantity and 30.6% in worth over final 12 months, at over 31,700 tons valued at US$67 million. 

The lower resulted from the considerable provide of pork domestically, whereas imports of beef, poultry and buffalo meat have been on the rise, MOIT mentioned. 

India took the lead with 37,350 tons valued at US$125.84 million, up 164.9% in quantity and 180.7% in worth year-on-year, adopted by the U.S., Brazil, South Korea and Russia.

Ministry does normative price calculation for worth of petrol

The Ministry of Finance yesterday despatched an official dispatch to the Ministry of Trade and Commerce concerning the normative price calculation of the bottom worth of petrol which was proposed to use from November 11.

The price of transportation of gasoline from overseas to a Vietnamese port shall be added to the fundamental worth of gasoline. Particularly, the transportation price of unleaded petrol for making E5RON92 gasoline shall be VND640 a liter, a rise of VND290 a liter. will probably be VND1,280 a liter for making RON95 gasoline, a rise of VND560 a liter.

Moreover, the transportation price of unleaded petrol for mixing into 0.05S diesel oil shall be VND730 per liter, rising VN160 a liter; VND1,740 for mixing into kerosene,  rising VND660 per liter and VND1,290 per kg for producing gas oil 180CST 3.5S, a rise of VND60 per kg.

For premiums made within the nation, the price of petrol transportation from the refinery to the port was maintained the identical as per the Ministry of Finance based mostly on experiences of petroleum merchants. Then again, these bills have been adjusted up on October 7 and shall be repeatedly reviewed and evaluated periodically on the finish of 2022, and introduced to use on January 10, 2023.

As for the normative enterprise bills, wholesale petrol and oil merchants’ experiences have proven that out of 28 models that submitted efficiency experiences, solely two merchants together with Petroleum Company of Vietnam, and Nam Tune Hau (South River) Petroleum Firm reported a rise in enterprise bills for the primary 9 months of 2022. Two different corporations Vietnam Oil Company and Anh Phat Firm reported a rise in prices, however resulting from elevated output, the common price by output decreased.

Australia will increase shrimp import from Vietnam

Australia’s import of shrimp from Vietnam has surged this 12 months whereas imports from Thailand and China have dropped, the Vietnam Affiliation of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) mentioned, citing knowledge of the Worldwide Commerce Middle (ITC).

Based on ITC knowledge, Australia’s import of Vietnamese shrimp elevated by 51% within the first seven months of 2022. Processed merchandise accounted for 40% of Vietnamese shrimp cargo to the Australian market.

The ITC mentioned resulting from China’s Zero-COVID coverage, China’s shrimp manufacturing confronted difficulties, and output decreased, inflicting the nation’s shrimp exports to Australia to fall.

Furthermore, Australian clients favour processed shrimp merchandise whereas Thailand’s processing stage just isn’t as excessive as Vietnam’s.

Australia’s complete shrimp imports within the first seven months of this 12 months have been valued at almost 234 million USD, up 29% over the identical interval final 12 months.

PetroVietnam negotiates with Algeria for 2nd section of oil & fuel three way partnership

A delegation of the Vietnam Oil and Fuel Group (Petrovietnam) led by Chairman of Members’ Council Hoang Quoc Vuong had a working session on November 7 with representatives from related companies of Algeria to hurry up the implementation of the second section of a tripartite three way partnership undertaking on the Bir Seba discipline within the African nation. 

The three way partnership of Petrovietnam Exploration Manufacturing Company (PVEP) below Petrovietnam, Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Manufacturing Public Firm and the nationwide state-owned oil firm of Algeria – Sonatrach Group was established in 2009 with complete funding of 1.26 billion USD. 

Within the first section, the Bir Seba discipline produces 20,000 barrels of oil per day. Since welcoming the primary oil movement in August 2015, the undertaking has pumped a complete of 44.27 million barrels. It’s thought-about a shiny spot within the bilateral cooperation between Vietnam and Algeria.

The second stage of the three way partnership undertaking is anticipated to welcome the primary oil movement within the first quarter of 2016, additionally with a design capability of 20,000 barrels per day.

Supply: VNA/SGT/VNS/VOV/Dtinews/SGGP/VGP/Hanoitimes

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