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In search of treasure from trash, rivalry gears up among Saigon waste collectors
Business

In search of treasure from trash, rivalry gears up among Saigon waste collectors

Saigon is Vietnam's largest producer of waste, with hungry players eager to chip in the lucrative pickup industry.

Businesses on Facebook escape tax collectors’ net
Business

Businesses on Facebook escape tax collectors’ net

Management agencies are facing challenges in their efforts to collect debts from Google and Facebook, admitting that they have failed to control businesses through social networks, which attract tens

''Here's some fruit - now pay up'' say Thai debt collectors
World

''Here's some fruit - now pay up'' say Thai debt collectors


When Piya Pong-acha's employees chase payments from Thai debtors there are no strong men pounding on doors or threatening letters from lawyers. A basket of fruit and a polite home visit does the