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).

Foreign retailers seek looser rules

Foreign business associations have urged the Government to loosen and make more transparent the economic needs test (ENT) that foreign retailers have to pass to establish their second and subsequent outlets.

Vietnam losses allure with global retailers

Vietnam is less attractive to global retailers, failing to make the list of top 30 developing countries for retail investment in the 2012 Global Retail Development Index, published by US-based consulting from A.T. Kearney on June 12.

Retail sector developing well

Modern retail outlets would continue to grow in Vietnam , Vietnam Retailers Association general secretary cum vice chairman Dinh Thi My Loan says.
Retail market rises above global crisis Business

Retail market rises above global crisis

Vietnam ’s retail market weathered the global financial crisis to reach a year on year sales growth rate of 18.6 percent in 2009, although the market was opened just over a year ago.

Vietnamese retail market still attracts investors

Vietnam ’s retail market is still attractive to domestic and foreign investors despite its fall from the top five to the sixth position in the latest survey of 30 emerging markets conducted by the consulting firm A.T.Kearney.