Consumers opt for local goods
A campaign launched three years ago to encourage Vietnamese consumers to purchase locally made products is showing signs of success, according to the Ministry of Industry and...
70% of Samsung smartphones made in Vietnam
Vietnam has emerged as the main manufacturing destination for South Korean smartphone maker Samsung as it accounts for a huge proportion of the modern handsets sold globally.
MOT reconsiders port development strategy
The Ministry of Transport (MOT) plans to reconsider the port system in the south to optimize the operation of the ports, while it is considering applying a new management model...
Instant rice meals find eager buyers
A Vietnamese-style fast food industry could develop rapidly in the coming years as instant rice products increase their presence at different kinds of outlets in the country.
HCM City drives Aichi auto tie-up
HCM City is seeking support and co-operation in auto manufacturing with Japan's Aichi prefecture - a locality seen as the centre of Japan's auto industry.
VN enjoys surprise trade surplus
Viet Nam's trade balance reached a US$100 million surplus for the month of October, according to the General Department of Customs, defying previous forecasts of a $200...
First Aeon store to open in early Jan
General Director Yasuo Nishitohge said at a scholarship awarding ceremony in HCMC on Thursday that its first shopping mall in Vietnam would be the Aeon Tan Phu Celadon in Tan Phu