Vietnam Business News

Vietnam seems to have found a more comfortable position by balancing between China and the United States. In his keynote speech at this year’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting (APEC), U.S. President Donald Trump sent a clear message to the Asia-Pacific nations, asking them to take care of themselves by putting their countries first, just like he is “always going to put […]

Vietnam is set to meet its target of 6.7 percent economic growth this year inspite of encoutering severe natural disasters, and expects to see the same rate of expansion next year. At the National Assembly’s opening session in Hanoi, Vietnam’s prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highlighted the country’s fast growing economy. Manufacturing output rose 12.8 percent in […]

A city of more than 10-million population. A unique start-up culture, great value, a fine climate and a solid entrepreneur community; yet the hiring process can come with many pitfalls, which may put your managerial skills to the test. A real city for bootstrappers, getting your business up and running comes with limited overheads. A young, fast and vibrant country with a fierce work ethic and a strong motorbike culture.

The success story of Metro shows that aligning a good strategy with good market timing is the best way to establish and expand a new FDI business in an emerging market. The giant European retailer successfully entered Vietnam market by capturing an emerging trend in the country. The trend started about 15 years ago when the Vietnam retail market began changing from the traditional trade model to modern trade model.