Czech firm BTG Holding will build Asia’s biggest brewery in Vietnam with a total registered capital of US$116 million (86 million euro). BTG Holding inaugurated its Lac Thinh industrial park on 220 hectares of Hoa Binh province with a total registered capital… [Read more]
At the groundbreaking ceremony for the Lac Thinh Industrial Park Nhan Dan – A Czech brewery financed by Slovakia’s BTG Holding is to be built at the Lac Thinh Industrial Park in Yen Thuy district, Hoa Binh province. … [Read more]
According to Euromonitor International , a London-based market research company, Viet Nam now ranks among the top Southeast Asian beer-drinking nations. Last year, Vietnamese drank a total of three billion litres – equal to 30-31 litres per person. This places the nation third in Asia behind China… [Read more]
A man smokes a cigarette while others look at a tablet device while sitting outside of a store in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo credit: Bloomberg
Vietnam’s latest bid to raise its tobacco taxes will do little to curb consumption because it fails to hit the country’s die-hard smokers where they hurt most… [Read more]
Sai Gon Union of Trading Co -operatives ( Saigon Co -op Mart) has been selected as one of the top 500 Asia-Pacific retailers in 2014, by the Singapore-based Retail Asia magazine and Euromonitor International .
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With all the skill of a master weaver at a loom, Esther Ogble stands under a parasol in the sprawling Wuse market in Nigeria’s capital and spins synthetic fibre into women’s hair.
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According to statistics by the World Bank (WB), the country’s economic growth soared from 3.6 percent in 2011 to 7.2 percent in 2013, ranking second among Asian nations after China.
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They are Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives ( Saigon Co.op ) with last year’s retail revenues of over US$1.1 billion, Big C supermarket chain ( under Casino Guichard Perrachon SA ) US$534 million, Nguyen Kim Trading Joint Stock Company US $490 million, Saigon Jewelry Company… [Read more]
Customers browse at Nguyen Kim Shopping Centre in HCM City . Vietnamese retailers have been listed among the top 500 retailers in the Asia-Pacific region. – VNA/VNS Photo Kim Phuong HA NOI (VNS) – Five Vietnamese companies have been listed among the… [Read more]
Five Vietnamese companies have been listed among Asia Pacific’s top 500 retailers in 2014, according to the Retail Asia Publishing Pte and the Euromonitor (Asia) Pte Ltd .
They are Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives, with last year’s retail turnover of US$1,105 million, Big C chain under… [Read more]
HA NOI ( Biz Hub ) – Five Vietnamese companies have been listed… [Read more]
(VOV) – Five Vietnamese companies have been listed among Asia Pacific’s top 500 retailers in 2014, according to the Retail Asia Publishing Pte and the Euromonitor (Asia) Pte Ltd .
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Xiaomi may be little known outside China, but the fast-growing smartphone maker is at the forefront of a new wave of Asian brands challenging the dominance of Apple and Samsung with high-spec, low-price phones.
Xiaomi products. The higher-end Mi3 (L) and low-end Redmi (R). (Photo: Xiaomi… [Read more]
Business sentiment among Asia’s top companies edged up in the first quarter, as solid improvement in the Philippines and South Korea outweighed weakness in China, India and Australia amid persistent concerns over the global economy, a ThomsonReuters/INSEAD survey showed. The ThomsonReuters/ INSEAD Asia… [Read more]
Beer industry insiders say pending new tax policies will have an adverse impact on Vietnamese beer firms already fighting for position against their foreign peers.
A higher special consumption tax combined with greater foreign imports could see domestic beer firms struggle
Nguyen Van… [Read more]
For experts and analysts, the answer is a resounding ‘no’ while the Trans-Pacific Partnership could render anti-smoking laws toothless
Promotion girls dance at a beverage fair in Hanoi. A government proposal to increase excise taxes on… [Read more]
In a recent interview with Tuoi Tre, Dutch DJ Armin Van Buuren, one of the world’s leading DJs, talked about his latest album, the changing role of DJs in today’s world, and his mission as the spokesperson of Heineken’s “Dance More, Drink Slow” campaign to promote moderate drinking. … [Read more]