Street cafes have new faces
Street cafes, in the thoughts of many Vietnamese, mean the shops where people sit on old chairs tasting the glasses of coffee with no clear origin. However, they are getting...
In Depth: Mobile Strategies
Mobile devices seem to have infiltrated into all corners of everyday life. To meet consumer demands, businesses of all shapes and sizes have turned to mobile devices as a new...
Stabilizing market prices – a primary task
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has directed its relevant agencies to closely monitor market prices and make an immediate intervention to stabilize the market after the
Smart phones replacing flowers
Three days before Valentine's Day Do Minh Phuong, a woman living in HCM City's District 7, posted on her Facebook page an image of a new iPhone 5S with a note that it was
MoF monitors rising price of milk
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) plans to closely manage domestic milk prices, in cooperation with relevant bodies, given that one milk trader has increased its prices while others...
Beer firms rush to build factories
Despite ever-growing special consumption taxes on alcoholic beverages and the economic slump, across the country, the number of beer factories keeps on growing.
Even as Wages Rise, China Exports Grow
Cheng Chunmeng, the general manager of a manufacturer of colorful children’s chairs in east-central China, gave his workers a 30 percent raise last year to keep them from...
Challenges facing HCM City in 2014
Ho Chi Minh City acknowledges meeting its 9.5–10% economic growth targets - 1.5 times the national average - will be challenging in 2014.