Vietnam becomes Japan’s biggest coffee supplier Business

Vietnam becomes Japan’s biggest coffee supplier

Vietnam, the world's biggest producer of robusta, has become the top supplier of coffee beans for Japan as the consumption of instant coffee, which uses robusta, is soaring there amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Nikkei Asia Review.
Starbucks Vietnam rolls out Vietnam-inspired designs  ​ Business

Starbucks Vietnam rolls out Vietnam-inspired designs ​

US coffee chain Starbucks has marked its seven-year presence in Vietnam by introducing a range of exclusive new designs celebrating Vietnamese culture, including a Vietnam Coffee Filter, a Vietnam Been There Collection Mug, and a Vietnam Starbucks Card.
Quality assurance key for modern trade Business

Quality assurance key for modern trade

Quality assurance is the first factor that enables a product to enter supermarkets, delegates told a recent discussion on bringing goods into the modern retail channel held in Ho Chi Minh City.
Indonesia: man jailed over Jakarta attack World

Indonesia: man jailed over Jakarta attack

An Indonesian court on November 23 sentenced Saiful Muhtorir to nine years in prison for his role in a deadly gun and suicide bombing attack in Jakarta last January.