Motorbike sales in Vietnam shrink in 2019 Business

Motorbike sales in Vietnam shrink in 2019

The Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) has said its five members, namely Honda, Piaggio, Suzuki, SYM, and Yamaha, sold over 3.25 million motorbikes in 2019, a year-on-year decline of 3.87 percent.
Auto sales in 2019 picks up 12 percent Business

Auto sales in 2019 picks up 12 percent

Members of the Vietnam Auto Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) reported a year-on-year sales surge of 12 percent in 2019, riding on hefty festive discounts and promotional programmes.
Farming swiftlets towards sustainable development Business

Farming swiftlets towards sustainable development

The rapid growth of the swift-breeding industry across the country could lead to negative effects if there is no long-term development plan, according to Ha Thuy Hanh, deputy director of the National Agriculture Extension.
Remittances to Vietnam estimated at 16.7 billion USD Business

Remittances to Vietnam estimated at 16.7 billion USD

Remittance flows into Vietnam are expected to reach 16.7 billion USD in 2019, Vice Chairman of the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (SCOVA) Luong Thanh Nghi cited statistics of the World Bank at a meeting with the press in Hanoi on December 26.
Vietnamese beauty market boasts excellent growth potential Business

Vietnamese beauty market boasts excellent growth potential

The personal care sector has enjoyed strong growth of 7 percent a year on average, higher than the fast moving consumers goods (FMCG) market, thanks to the skincare and make-up segment, according to a study by global data and consulting company Kantar Worldpanel.