Soc Trang partners with Hiroshima to build clean shrimp brand Business

Soc Trang partners with Hiroshima to build clean shrimp brand

Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of Soc Trang province Le Van Hieu had a working session on May 28 with representatives of the division of international trade under the trade promotion department of Japan’s Hiroshima prefecture to discuss bilateral cooperation and exchange activities in 2019.
Vietnam, China trade ties continue to develop Business

Vietnam, China trade ties continue to develop

Economic and trade relations between Vietnam and China have been developing in a positive direction, as shown by the continuous increase of bilateral trade turnover between the two countries. Vietnam is fast becoming an attractive investment destination for Chinese enterprises.
Chilled meat market may be heating up Business

Chilled meat market may be heating up

Many enterprises have started moving to the chilled meat sector, as it is expected to become a new consumer trend in the future domestically, according to experts.
Forum seeks new drivers for national economic growth Business

Forum seeks new drivers for national economic growth

Vietnam should push reform and development at the same time so as not to lag behind in the new era, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung said at the first Vietnam Reform and Development Forum (VRDF) in Hanoi.
Child obesity spikes while malnutrition persists Health

Child obesity spikes while malnutrition persists

When it comes to food policy, Vietnam faces a double health burden: The country has seen a rising number of children with obesity in urban areas, while the number of malnourished children remains high.
Local consumer trends changing significantly Business

Local consumer trends changing significantly

A forum on “Vietnam’s consumer trend in 2017” was held in Hanoi on May 25 to discuss changes in consumption habits and how to promote the sustainable development of consumer goods in Vietnam.
Local firms urged to exploit EU market Business

Local firms urged to exploit EU market

Vietnamese firms must draw up long-term business strategies to exploit opportunities in the European Union (EU), as the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will come into force by 2018.
Digital marketing vital for brands Business

Digital marketing vital for brands

Digital marketing has proved to be vital as a bridge bringing Vietnamese brand names to international markets, heard attendants at the Vietnam CEO Summit 2016 held in Hanoi on July 29.
Trend of retail mergers growing Business

Trend of retail mergers growing

Vietnam's retail market is seeing M&A deals between local retailers and foreign partners to increase competitiveness and ensure int'l integration, but they still need a development plan from the State