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China's Tencent, JD.com invest $863 million in online retailer Vipshop

The deal extends a recent push by Tencent into Alibaba’s home turf of retail.

Foreign convenience store chains continue rapid expansion despite losses in Vietnam

'It's not time to make a profit yet. It’s time to grab more market share.'

Vietnamese fashion firms trailing behind in local market

With weaker design and management and finance capacities, local companies are failing to compete with their foreign rivals.
November 27, 2017 | 11:46 am GMT+7

Vietnam's Vincom Retail debuts at $1.79 a share

The IPO, which attracted global funds, valued the mall operator at about $3.4 billion.
November 06, 2017 | 11:45 am GMT+7

Rapid retail growth leaves employers scrambling to find staff in Vietnam

Low salaries and more attractive opportunities have left the booming retail sector in an employment crisis.
October 29, 2017 | 11:29 am GMT+7

Hanoi's retail space occupancy rate hits five-year high

Vietnam is forecast to see more growth in the retail segment thanks to rising purchasing power.
October 17, 2017 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Vingroup's retail unit launches up to $713 million IPO, Vietnam's largest: report

A total of 380.22 million shares are offered in an indicative range of $1.63-1.79 each.
October 16, 2017 | 02:37 pm GMT+7

Foreign brands stirring up a passion for fashion in Vietnam

Vietnam's fast fashion market is moving and shaking at a dizzying speed.
September 17, 2017 | 02:05 pm GMT+7

South Korea's Lotte considers sale of supermarkets in China: source

Lotte planned to sell as many as 50 out of its 99 Lotte Mart stores in China.
September 11, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Vietnamese shoppers no longer the world’s thriftiest: Nielsen

Consumer spending seems to be on the rise with less people interested in saving.
August 24, 2017 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Google and Walmart team up to take on Amazon

Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, and Google, the internet's predominant search engine, are teaming up to challenge Amazon's growing dominance in online shopping.
August 24, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7

First South Korean convenience store chain set for launch in Vietnam

GS Retail selected Vietnam ahead of China and other Southeast Asian countries for it first foreign venture.
August 03, 2017 | 10:59 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s retail sales jump to $74bln in first 7 months

Rapidly rising incomes and relaxed regulations have got foreign retailers queuing up for a piece of the pie.
August 01, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Traditional markets winning retail battle with supermarkets in Vietnam

The big-box shopping format is slowly but surely losing its share.
July 12, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

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.
June 24, 2017 | 07:30 pm GMT+7