Vietnam uncovers 90,000 cases of smuggling in first half of 2017

The number of cases may have fallen, but authorities say that just means smugglers are becoming more sophisticated. 

Vietnam's fuel imports may drop as Dung Quat oil refinery tax cut finally felt

Lower tax will help boost 2017 Dung Quat output by 20 percent.

3 reasons why telco giant Viettel's global expansion is booming

Strong international markets, favorable exchange rates and new services have led to record revenues.
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South Korea tips fastest growth in three years in 2017

The forecast for 2017 marks the strongest projected growth of the South Korean economy since GDP ...
July 25, 2017 | 04:28 pm GMT+7

Michael Kors to buy luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2 billion

Michael Kors has been struggling in recent quarters with declining same-store sales as fewer people ...
July 25, 2017 | 03:56 pm GMT+7

Japan Airlines finds way back into Vietnam’s fast-growing market with Vietjet deal: report

Having split with Vietnam Airlines last year, the Japanese carrier is looking for another slice of ...
July 25, 2017 | 03:52 pm GMT+7

Second generation Vietnamese-built smartphone to hit shelves next month

If the company spent as much time working on the phone as it did on the invites, customers are in ...
July 25, 2017 | 11:04 am GMT+7

Australian brewer looking to tap into Vietnam’s top beer firms

Vietnam’s seemingly unquenchable thirst for the 'amber nectar' has got the Aussie giant after a ...
July 25, 2017 | 10:33 am GMT+7

IMF says global recovery on firmer footing

The global economy will grow by 3.5 percent in 2017. 
July 24, 2017 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

BMW denies collusion on diesel emissions

BMW said that none of its models had been 'manipulated' or violated industry regulations.
July 24, 2017 | 08:13 am GMT+7

Is a Facebook phone in the works?

Facebook could be working on a smartphone, according to paperwork recently spotted by cyber sleuths ...
July 22, 2017 | 03:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's top taxi firm cries foul at Grab, Uber again after 8,000 drivers quit

Such finger-pointing has, however, received little empathy from the pulic, who seem happier with a ...
July 21, 2017 | 09:42 pm GMT+7

Vietnam reaching a heady high in the global beer business

Drinkers are foaming at the mouth in 'the next key battleground for brewers.'
July 21, 2017 | 05:13 pm GMT+7

Singaporean bank gets go-ahead to open up in Vietnam

United Overseas Bank is the first Singaporean institute to be given a license to start up shop in ...
July 21, 2017 | 03:21 pm GMT+7

N. Korea economy grows at fastest pace in 17 years: Seoul

The economy grew 3.9 percent last year, the fastest since 1999. 
July 21, 2017 | 03:15 pm GMT+7