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Dragon Capital and VinaCapital acquire FPT Retail

Dragon Capital and VinaCapital acquire FPT Retail

Dragon Capital and VinaCapital have completed the purchase of a 30 per cent stake, equaling six million shares, in FPT Retail, aiming to plunge deeper in the retail sector in general and the mobile retail sector in particular.

Vietnam’s Bkav unveils next-gen homemade Bphone

Vietnam’s Bkav unveils next-gen homemade Bphone

The Bphone 2017, the next generation of the Vietnamese-made smartphone developed by Hanoi-based Bkav, is finally being released this month in its creator’s bid to turn the tide after the notorious failure of the phone’s maiden model in 2015.

Tet surge in cell-phone sales

Tet surge in cell-phone sales

Mobile phone sales, which did not see the usual spike during last month’s festive season, seem set to surge in the run-up to the Lunar New Year (Tet).

Who will follow The Gioi Di Dong's departure out of Big C?

 Who will follow The Gioi Di Dong's departure out of Big C?

The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World), the largest mobile phone distribution chain, shut down its 22 shops at Big C Vietnam after the retailer fell into Thai hands. Cdiscount, an e-commerce website, will stop operation from December 31.

Nguyen Kim seen replacing The Gioi Di Dong at Big C

Nguyen Kim seen replacing The Gioi Di Dong at Big C

Nguyen Kim, a retailer of mobile phones and home appliances, is expected to open stores at Big C supermarkets, replacing mobile phone retailer The Gioi Di Dong which has moved out of the Big C chain.

Laptop sales slowed by tablets

Laptop sales slowed by tablets

Laptop sales have plateaued despite companies launching new products to stimulate the market, with insiders blaming it on the economy and a switch by consumers to tablets.

Vietnam's top mobile retailer expands electronic chain

Vietnam's top mobile retailer expands electronic chain

The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World), Vietnam's biggest retailer of mobile devices, plans to open another 286 electronics stores in an effort to double its market share to 30 percent next year, local media reported on July 21.

Lower expectations ahead of ‘Online Friday 2016’

Lower expectations ahead of ‘Online Friday 2016’

VOV.VN - Last year’s second edition of the e-commerce ‘Online Friday’ reported 300,000 orders – nearly double that of the prior year – 80% of which were for technology, fashion items or home appliances.

Big phone retailers pile pressure on small businesses

Big phone retailers pile pressure on small businesses

Ambitious plans of big mobile phone retailers including The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World), FPT Shop and Vienthong A to open thousands of outlets have made life difficult for smaller businesses in the sector.