Competition heats up as convenience stores race for dominance in Vietnam

With a slate of brands operating nearly 2,000 stores, the remaining space for expansion is limited.

China, India, Japan hamper Asia oil demand growth, efforts to balance market

China, India and Japan make up 20 pct of world oil demand.

US halts Brazil beef imports, citing food safety concerns

1.9 million pounds (861,825 kilograms) of Brazilian beef products were refused entry to the U.S.
June 23, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Sun Group to launch luxury resort in Ha Long Bay

The developer expects the project, designed by renowned experts, to stimulate tourism in Quang Ninh ...
June 23, 2017 | 06:00 pm GMT+7

Saigon cab firm lodges formal complaint after losing out to Uber, Grab

The plight of traditional taxis has received little sympathy from members of the public, who say ...
June 22, 2017 | 05:39 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s power prices high due to monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official

Electricity of Vietnam owes $9.7 billion, and often blames losses for hiking prices.
June 22, 2017 | 02:38 pm GMT+7

Vietnam launches new agency to 'rescue' farm products

Farmers are growing more food than the population can eat due to a breakdown in communication.
June 22, 2017 | 12:03 pm GMT+7

Compelling Vietnam: Foreign investors unfazed by Trump's trade deal rebuff

Vietnam has been a big winner as Chinese manufacturing costs have risen and China itself is now one ...
June 22, 2017 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Industry 4.0 paving the way for Vietnam’s startups

FPT Corporation Chairman Truong Gia Binh and Asanzo Vietnam CEO Pham Van Tam share their outlook on ...
June 22, 2017 | 08:01 am GMT+7

Vietnam drops criminal charge threat against unregistered online businesses

Successful business owners would have faced up to two years in jail if they failed to register ...
June 21, 2017 | 05:29 pm GMT+7

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

Kalanick's decision 'was a surprise to everyone', a second Uber spokesman said.
June 21, 2017 | 03:47 pm GMT+7

Mobile users cringe at new photo ID requirements in Vietnam

Many subscribers say they have already provided copies of their ID cards, so why is the new ...
June 21, 2017 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

Leading US-based index to include Chinese stocks for 1st time

MSCI's decision has been closely watched as a sign of China's growing importance on international ...
June 21, 2017 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s leaders say no rescue for state-run factories with massive losses

The Communist Party’s decision-making body has ordered the trade ministry to quickly end business ...
June 21, 2017 | 01:56 pm GMT+7

Facebook retailers in Hanoi told to pay tax

Tax collectors have reached out to more than 13,400 businesses, following a similar move by their ...
June 21, 2017 | 09:44 am GMT+7