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Programme launched to help consumers identify Vietnamese goods
Business

Programme launched to help consumers identify Vietnamese goods

NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) launched a programme in Hanoi on October 3 to raise public awareness, and increase the consumption, of Vietnamese goods.

Protecting consumers in the digital economy
Business

Protecting consumers in the digital economy

NDO - The fourth industrial revolution, and more specifically the digital economy, has been creating tremendous development and changes, not only for the economy but also in other fields such as

Consumers increasingly tech-savvy: Nielsen
Tech

Consumers increasingly tech-savvy: Nielsen

Viet Nam is home to a growing number of tech-savvy “connected consumers” that global corporations will increasingly...

Vietnamese consumers the most socially-conscious in Asia-Pacific
Business

Vietnamese consumers the most socially-conscious in Asia-Pacific

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese consumers are the most socially-conscious in Asia-Pacific according to the Corporate Sustainability Report from Nielsen released on April 26.

Convenience, food safety matters to Vietnamese consumers
Business

Convenience, food safety matters to Vietnamese consumers

Vietnamnet - The fast-growing convenience store segment in Vietnam has been forecast to grow at 34.7% per year over the next several years, according to a study compiled by grocery research agency,

Peak season comes, but HCM City consumers not buying
Business

Peak season comes, but HCM City consumers not buying

The year-end peak season is approaching but sales of consumer goods have not seen the usual sharp rise.

Vietnamese consumers lose interest in Chinese fruit
Business

Vietnamese consumers lose interest in Chinese fruit

A fear of toxic chemicals has driven people away from Chinese fruit.

President-elect Trump means angst for 'Obamacare' consumers
Politics

President-elect Trump means angst for 'Obamacare' consumers

WASHINGTON (AP) — People getting their health insurance through President Barack Obama's law are feeling anxious about Donald Trump's election.

Nielsen: Consumers favoring mobile buying
Business

Nielsen: Consumers favoring mobile buying

Forty-six per cent of Vietnamese consumers have purchased a product or service on their mobile device in the past six months, according the latest report from Nielsen entitled “Mobile Money Makes the

Health law consumers face least choice in program's history
Politics

Health law consumers face least choice in program's history

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's law will have less choice next year than any time since the program started, a new county-level

Gov't announces new steps to protect airline consumers
Politics

Gov't announces new steps to protect airline consumers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Transportation Department is proposing that airlines be required to refund fees when checked bags are substantially delayed.

Consumers in Vietnam go ‘hog wild’ for pork
Business

Consumers in Vietnam go ‘hog wild’ for pork

Vietnam has a population of approximately 93 million people with, according to official reports, an average pork consumption of about 20 kg per capita annually that is on a trajectory to double over

Vietnamese consumers prefer ‘Made in Thailand’
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Vietnamese consumers prefer ‘Made in Thailand’

More than ever, consumers in Vietnam are looking for the ‘Made in Thailand’ label when purchasing consumer goods, and they're willing to pay a premium for these products, according to experts.

High gas prices gouge Vietnamese consumers
Business

High gas prices gouge Vietnamese consumers

Lower tax rates on imported oil products haven't impacted pump prices.

Vietnamese consumers turn their backs on commercial moon cakes
Business

Vietnamese consumers turn their backs on commercial moon cakes

There's no substitute for homemade when it comes to moon cakes.

Tax hike drives Vietnamese consumers away from luxury cars
Business

Tax hike drives Vietnamese consumers away from luxury cars


New special consumption tax rates came into effect from July 1.

Vietnamese lychees win the heart of Australian consumers
Business

Vietnamese lychees win the heart of Australian consumers


Vietnamese lychee farmers and traders have turned to new export markets to find higher prices and more stable demand.

Vietnamese consumers looking for innovations even in basic items: Nielsen
Business

Vietnamese consumers looking for innovations even in basic items: Nielsen

Fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) growth in major cities slowed down

Vietnamese consumers willing to pay more if benefits outweigh the price: Nielsen
Business

Vietnamese consumers willing to pay more if benefits outweigh the price: Nielsen

'It’s clear that consumers do not want to compromise on quality'Japan's Aeon to open 4th megastore, eyes expansion in Vietnam Vietnam electronics retailer Nguyen Kim buys Zalora's local

How the World Health Organization's cancer agency confuses consumers
World

How the World Health Organization's cancer agency confuses consumers

Over four decades, a WHO research agency has assessed 989 substances and activities, ranging from arsenic to hairdressing, and found only one was "probably not" likely to cause cancer in humans. It