Since the early days of December, scores of five-star hotels in Ho Chi Minh City have rolled out special events to mark the start of the 2017 Christmas season and give a helping hand to disadvantaged children at local shelters and orphanages.
Retailers are rushing to develop online sales by offering technological solutions to attract more customers.
VOV.VN - A two-day conference on supply and demand connections opened at Phu Tho Indoor Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City on December 8, with 2,763 businesses from 39 provinces and cities showcasing their products on 450 standard pavilions.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in the first 11 months this year has exceeded forecasts by hitting US$33 billion, up over 82% compared to the same period last year.
Lotte Duty Free, the travel retail company of the Republic of Korea on November 27 announced that it will open the second duty-free shop in Cam Ranh airport next year.
Atrium Café located on the ground floor of the Lotte Legend Hotel Saigon will host a Thanksgiving dinner buffet for guests and their beloved ones on the night of November 23 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The cinema market was estimated to have modest value of US$6 million in 2008, but the figure soared by 10 times in 2013 and exceeded the US$100 million threshold in 2015, according to CGV.
Vietnam is considered a tremendously potential market by Korean fintech enterprises, setting off an avalanche of deals looking to expand business operations and find investment and co-operation opportunities.
Vietnamese food producers need to focus on improving product quality, invest in new technologies and build brands to meet consumer demand and increase export value, experts said at the Vietnam Food Forum held in HCM City on November 16.
Vietnamese businesses need to get involved in the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s goods value chains via distribution channels and pay more attention to positioning products and label designing to build brands in the market.
The Korea Trade & Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) held the Korean Brand & Entertainment Expo 2017 (KBEE 2017) at GEM Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on November 9,
Lotte Accelerator Corporation, an accelerator and venture capital firm under Lotte Group from the Republic of Korea (RoK), will pour at least US$1 million into Vietnamese startups in the first five years.
Vietnam’s retail sector is forecast to be stable in the coming years, attracting investment from many foreign enterprises thank to its large population, brighter economic outlook and greater purchasing power.
The gift market for Vietnamese Women’s Day, October 20, this year is offering customers a wide range of products and services.
VOV.VN - Korean stars Lee Kwang Soo and Haha will have exchanges with Vietnamese spectators as part of the Korea-Vietnam Food & Culture Festival 2017 at My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on October 27-29.
Consumer finance is proving to be an attractive sector with the number of foreign companies rising through mergers and acquisitions, the news site cafef.vn reported.
Lotte Card’s purchase of TechcomFinance from Techcombank is considered a move to expand in Vietnam and break into the US$26.55-billion consumer finance market, which has been showing signs of rapid development.
VOV.VN - A Free Trade Agreement between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) took effect in December 2015. However, Vietnamese businesses are finding it more and more difficult to penetrate the market as the RoK tightens up on rules and regulations.
In the race to conquer the pocketbooks of consumers, delivery services are the ‘trump card’ for retailers.
A rise in Vietnam’s retail and consumption service revenue reflects growing local purchasing power and retail-related activities.