Retail faces tough competitors Business

Retail faces tough competitors

Mergers and acquisitions are churning the Vietnamese retail market, with large domestic players buying out rivals and massive investment by foreign retailers.
Kayak club debuts in Da Nang Culture - Sports

Kayak club debuts in Da Nang

The central city's Kayak Club and its 35 members made a recent debut in efforts to boost the sport's popularity and attract more tourists to the coastal destination.
Vietnam News Agency turns seventy Society

Vietnam News Agency turns seventy

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Order of Independence, first class, to the Vietnam News Agency for the second time at a ceremony to mark the agency’s 70th founding anniversary on Sep 15.
Vingroup launches VinDS retail stores Business

Vingroup launches VinDS retail stores

Vingroup recently launched a new retail model with specialised stores called VinDS, which sells healthcare, footwear, fashion and sports products in four different zones.
Culture - Sports

Cafe chain staff wins barista competition

Nguyen Quoc Hung, 26, has beaten five other finalists to win The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf's 2015 Vietnam Barista Competition and qualify for this year's International Barista to be held in Bandung, Indonesia, on July 28.