Vietnamese firms need trademarks: experts Business

Vietnamese firms need trademarks: experts

Enhancing the capacity of enterprises, especially in creating trademarks, is an important requirement for enterprises to meet consumer demand in domestic and export markets.
Dak Lak avocado targets world market Business

Dak Lak avocado targets world market

A firm in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak plans to bring avocado grown in the locality to the Japanese, EU and US markets after successfully entering the domestic and several regional markets.
Firms stock up on goods ahead of Tet Business

Firms stock up on goods ahead of Tet

More than 230 trillion VND (10.2 billion USD) of goods have been reserved by businesses and price stabilisation outlets for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) Holiday.
40 tonnes of Banh Chung for overseas Vietnamese Business

40 tonnes of Banh Chung for overseas Vietnamese

A Dong Nai-based maker of Banh Chung – a type of traditional rice cake for New Year celebrations – has completed procedures to ship abroad 40 tonnes of the cake to serve the Overseas Vietnamese.
Tet prices to remain steady in HCM City Business

Tet prices to remain steady in HCM City

HCM City has instructed producers and distributors of many key goods to ensure the supply from now until mid-February be at least 40 percent higher than a year earlier to ensure no shortages in Tet.

Retail market moves towards modernisation

Many giant international retail groups such as Auchan, Robinson and Walmart are likely to set up more convenience stores, supermarkets and big commercial centres in Vietnam when the country completely opens its retail market next year, said the Vietnam Business Forum Magazine (VBF).

Consumer goods supply to rise over 20 percent over Tet

The supply of consumer goods in Hanoi during the traditional Tet holiday is forecast to increase by 20-25 percent to meet consumers’ high demand, said Tran Thi Phuong Lan, Vice Director of the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
Hi-tech Argo 2014 expo attract over 200 businesses Business

Hi-tech Argo 2014 expo attract over 200 businesses

The High-tech Agriculture and Food Industry Fair (High-tech Argo) will be held on October 22 – 26 in Ho Chi Minh City with the participants of more than 200 businesses, the fair’s organising board said on September 30.

Retail real estate set to prosper, says CBRE

Retail real estate has performed well both globally and regionally during 2013 and this is expected to continue in 2014. CBRE Vietnam executive director Richard Leech sees that the segment is bucking the downward trend. Report by Vietnam Investment Review.

Hanoi catches up southern hub for retail investors

The latest figures on retail estate space suggest that Hanoi may be catching up with Ho Chi Minh City as the country’s most attractive destination for retail development. Report by the Vietnam Investment Review.

HCM City set to develop collective economy

Ho Chi Minh City is set to establish 600 new working groups, 75 cooperatives and three unions by 2015 in order to push the annual growth of the collective economy to 10 percent, contributing one percent of the city’s gross domestic product (GDP) and generating 18,000 jobs.

HCM City, Dak Lak eye long-term cooperation

The economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City and the Central Highlands coffee-growing province of Dak Lak agreed to set comprehensive socio-economic development cooperation as their long-term strategic task in the 2010-2015.