• Vietnam’s farm products exported to Thailand

    Vietnam’s farm products exported to Thailand

    Wholesale supermarket MM Mega Market Vietnam has exported more than 100 tonnes of Vietnamese agricultural products to Thailand for selling through 700 Big C malls, where the two retailers share a parent.

  • Trade Ministry begins investigation into Grab-Uber merger

    Trade Ministry begins investigation into Grab-Uber merger

    The Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade issued a decision on May 18 on its official probe into ride-hailing company Grab’s takeover of Uber Technologies’ Southeast Asia business.

  • Domestic trade, services crucial to economic growth

    Domestic trade, services crucial to economic growth

    Domestic trade and services have played an important role in meeting people’s consumption demand and contributing to the economy’s growth in recent years, an official of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.

  • VND45 trillion for One Commune, One Product programme

    VND45 trillion for One Commune, One Product programme

    The Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) launched the One Commune, One Product (OCOP) programme worth nearly VND45 trillion (about US$2 billion) on May 17.

  • Vingroup property affiliate’s shares listed on southern bourse

    Vingroup property affiliate’s shares listed on southern bourse

    Vinhomes JSC, the real estate arm of Vingroup, listed nearly 2.68 billion shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) on May 17.

  • Thai enterprises expand investment in Vietnam

    Thai enterprises expand investment in Vietnam

    Thailand enterprises have increased investment and usurped plenty of Vietnamese giant brand names, commodity market in the country has changed drastically.

  • Vietnam Food Ingredients opens in HCM City

    Vietnam Food Ingredients opens in HCM City

    More than 170 food and beverage producers and distributors from more than 20 countries and territories worldwide are displaying their products at the 2018 Food Ingredients Vietnam (Fi Vietnam 2018) that opened in Ho Chi Minh City on May 16. 

  • Investigation of transaction between Grab and Uber announced

    Investigation of transaction between Grab and Uber announced

    The Vietnam Competition and Consumer Rights Protection Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has completed a preliminary investigation into Grab’s purchase of Uber’s stakes in Vietnam, said the ministry’s Office on May 16.

  • Ministry proposes raising environmental tax on petrol

    Ministry proposes raising environmental tax on petrol

    The Ministry of Finance has proposed a rise of environmental protection tax on petrol to the ceiling level of VND4,000 ($17 cent) per litre from the current VND3,000 ($13 cent) per litre.