Viet Nam's middle class set to double
The middle and affluent class (MAC) in Viet Nam will double in size between now and 2020, from 12 million to 33 million consumers, a survey of the Boston Consulting Group has...
VN a major ICT spender in 2014
The emerging of a third platform (Cloud, Big Data, Mobility and Social) will change the main themes of the IT and telecoms market in Viet Nam in 2014, according to a report...
Supply chain key to textiles growth
Viet Nam can significantly increase exports of garment and textiles if it joins bilateral free trade agreements and multilateral ones like the Trans-Pacific Partnership, but only
Samsung eyes Vung Ang III power project
A source of the provincial government told the Daily that Samsung planned to invest in Vung Ang III.1 and Vung Ang III.2 power centers having a total capacity of 2,400MW. Samsung
Mobile phones top export item list
Vietnam earned US$21.5 billion from exporting mobile phones and components in 2013, a year-on-year increase of 69.2%, and making thae product the biggest foreign currency...
Viettel tops local telecom market
Viettel Corporation retains its top position in the Vietnamese telecommunications market in 2013, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications.
Industrial production surges
The country's industrial production has shown signs of recovery this year, rising 5.9 per cent compared to last year, the General Statistics Office reported.
Vietnamese rice most expensive in Asia?
The November Market Review by global rice market news provider Oryza has shown that that the price of Vietnamese rice remains the most expensive across Asia.
CPI hits 10-year record low
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in December increased by 0.51% against the previous month, contributing to a year-on-year rise of 6.04%, the lowest rate recorded for a decade.
Retailers told link up or die
Industry experts have advised local retail firms to team up to outweigh their foreign peers as Vietnam will allow wholly-foreign firms to enter the retail sector from early...
Gov't declares 2013 economic success story
Economically, 2013 was a successful year for Viet Nam, said Bui Quang Vinh, Minister of Planning and Investment, during an online Government meeting yesterday in Ha Noi under the