Foreign funds eye retail market Business

Foreign funds eye retail market

With a scale of nearly 180 billion USD and an annual two-digit growth rate, the Vietnamese consumer retail market is being squeezed by foreign investors.
Former minister of industry and trade investigated Society

Former minister of industry and trade investigated

Vu Huy Hoang, former minister of industry and trade, and two other ex-officials of this ministry are being investigated for “violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness”, the Ministry of Public Security said on July 11.
Vietnam’s beer market expects big changes in 2020 Business

Vietnam’s beer market expects big changes in 2020

Vietnam’s beer market is forecast to see big opportunities this year, as the country has always been held great potential for domestic and foreign beer enterprises. Fierce competition is incoming, as more foreign brands are looking to tap the market.
Vietnam’s beer market expects big changes in 2020 Business

Vietnam’s beer market expects big changes in 2020

Vietnam’s beer market is forecast to see big opportunities this year, as the country has always been held great potential for domestic and foreign beer enterprises. Fierce competition is incoming, as more foreign brands are looking to tap the market.
Long-term forecast positive for FMCG market Business

Long-term forecast positive for FMCG market

The fast moving consumer goods market will remain strong in the long term in the country’s four major cities of Hanoi, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City, and Can Tho and see an acceleration in rural areas, according to Kantar Worldpanel, a global data, insights and consulting company.
State capital divestment faces pressure Business

State capital divestment faces pressure

Capital divestment from State-owned enterprises (SOEs) had slowed and was still facing difficulties, said Dang Quyet Tien, Director of the Corporate Finance Department under the Ministry of Finance.
Anti-corruption committee looks to ramp up efforts in key cases Politics

Anti-corruption committee looks to ramp up efforts in key cases

The Standing Board of the Central Steering Committee on Anti-Corruption has urged authorised agencies to step up the fight against corruption and exert greater efforts to finalise the investigation, prosecution, and judgment of eight serious cases which have attracted public concern by the end of this year.