Rural market offers good opportunities for retail Business

Rural market offers good opportunities for retail

Vietnam’s retail market will continue to grow strongly this year, with lots of opportunities to develop modern retail systems in rural areas, according to Phan Lan Chi, deputy director of supermarket chain Lan Chi Mart.
Water industry needs smart tech Sci-Tech

Water industry needs smart tech

Vietnam needs to work on implementing modern IT systems and high quality workforce training in the water supply and drainage industries in preparation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, experts said at a conference in HCM City on November 8.
Mekong Delta eyes market-driven agriculture Business

Mekong Delta eyes market-driven agriculture

The Mekong Connect - CEO Forum 2016 with the theme of “Seeking chances in challenges–Facing Climate Change, Environmental Risks and Integration Concerns,” took place in the Can Tho on October 26
4G to be licensed in the third quarter of 2016 Sci-Tech

4G to be licensed in the third quarter of 2016

Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan urged enterprises to send recent reports on 4G testing results as the Government had policies to accelerate the licensing for 4G this year.
Ho Chi Minh City boosts trade links Business

Ho Chi Minh City boosts trade links

Links between businesses in Ho Chi Minh City and other cities and provinces in the south have improved significantly as a result of a trade co-operation programme started in late 2011.
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Mekong Delta moves to enhance rice quality

The Mekong Delta provinces aim to implement a number of programmes to enhance their post-harvest rice quality, according to the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development.
Cosmetics firms seek makeovers Business

Cosmetics firms seek makeovers

Vietnamese cosmetics producers are trying to regain domestic market share by developing new natural products and enhancing their presence in modern distribution systems.