Humans push wildlife populations to the brink Society

Humans push wildlife populations to the brink

Humanity and the way we feed, fuel and finance our societies and economies is pushing nature and the services that power and sustain us to the brink, according to the WWF’s 2018 Living Planet Report.
Domestic retailers strive to gain competitive edge Business

Domestic retailers strive to gain competitive edge

Domestic retailers must work to outline rational business strategies to gain a competitive edge over their foreign rivals, especially as the local retail market has become more attractive than ever to foreign investors.
ForbesBooks publishes first book by Vietnamese author World

ForbesBooks publishes first book by Vietnamese author

US-based ForbesBooks published the book “Competing with Giants: How One Family-Owned Company Took on the Multinationals and Won” by Vietnamese businesswoman Tran Uyen Phuong in New York on August 30 (local time).
Smart-city development plans discussed Society

Smart-city development plans discussed

Around 400 Vietnamese and international architects and master planners discussed smart-city strategies and solutions at the 2018 International Conference of Asian-Pacific Planning Societies which opened on August 24 in HCM City.
Foreign e-commerce firms accept losses in Vietnam Business

Foreign e-commerce firms accept losses in Vietnam

Many foreign giants have invested in Vietnam’s leading e-commerce platforms even as they incur big losses, as they continue to see the long-term potential of the country’s rapidly expanding online shopping sector.
Brands from past make comeback Business

Brands from past make comeback

Many well-known consumer brands of the past are making a comeback in Vietnam, indicating a new-found confidence on the part of local companies to take on multinational rivals.