Customers choose Vietnamese clothes at a BigC supermarket in Go Vap District, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

BigC resumes garment purchase from Vietnamese firms

BigC pledged to resume goods order from 50 Vietnamese garment firms, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai at a press conference on the supermarket chain’s abrupt halt of buying garment products from many Vietnamese firms in Hanoi yesterday afternoon.
Representatives of some garment and textile firms wait for leaders of Central Group Vietnam at the group’s headquarters in HCMC on July 3 (Photo: SGGP)

Firms protest BigC for suspension of buying Vietnamese garment products

Many Vietnamese garment and textile firms yesterday afternoon arrived at the headquarters of Vietnam Central Group, the owner of BigC Vietnam supermarket chain, in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Thanh district to oppose BigC’s unilateral halt of order of their products.
HCMC tightens control over pigs into city

HCMC tightens control over pigs into city

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Husbandry and Animal Health yesterday said around 2,500 pigs are transported from the North to the South through the central province of Thua Thien – Hue; accordingly, the Department will quickly test to find out diseased animals to prevent it into the city.


Plentiful seasonal employment in year-end

Plentiful seasonal employment in year-end

Upcoming Christmas and New Year 2019 is the time when enterprises, restaurants and supermarkets are busy recruiting more seasonal employees.