FPT Retail posted higher revenue for pharmacy and laptop retail businesses

FPT Retail posted higher revenue for pharmacy and laptop retail businesses

FPT Retail witnessed improving revenue for its pharmacy and laptop segments amidst the spike in COVID-19 infections and social distancing policies.
New habits in health retail

New habits in health retail

Vietnam’s modern health and beauty retail sphere continues to gain traction as players are mulling over expansion plans.
FPT Retail reports yet another quarter of losses

FPT Retail reports yet another quarter of losses

FPT Retail has reported another quarter of losses due to weak mobile sales and the mounting costs of expanding its Long Chau pharmacy chain.
SCIC finds 46 million FPT shares unmarketable

SCIC finds 46 million FPT shares unmarketable

After registering intentions to sell more than a month ago, no investors paid attention to FPT shares divested by State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC).
Future Apple Store may fail to bite into retailers

Future Apple Store may fail to bite into retailers

Rumours of Apple setting up a manufacturing base and opening its first Apple Store in Vietnam have sent consumers into frenzy, but local tech retailers and parallel importers do not seem particularly worried over losing a slice of the pie to the United States-based tech titan.
F.Studio's prospects made more abysmal by rumours of first Apple Store in Vietnam

F.Studio's prospects made more abysmal by rumours of first Apple Store in Vietnam

The prospects of F.Studio could turn from bad to worse once Apple sets up its very first outlet in Vietnam.
Pharmacies battle for market share

Pharmacies battle for market share

Modern pharmacy chains are gaining traction in Vietnam as investors become eager to pour in more capital to tap into the market’s growth.
Players mull over pharma retail

Players mull over pharma retail

Vietnam’s retail pharmacy market has increasingly caught the eyes of investors eager to capitalise on the lucrative and modern channel.
Top pharma groups to rethink strategies after sluggish 2018

Top pharma groups to rethink strategies after sluggish 2018

After a tough 12 months, with Vietnamese pharmaceutical giants continuing to report poor business performance in the first quarter of 2019, new solutions are being sought in order to hold firm amid increasingly mounting competition from international rivals. Bich Thuy reports.  
Pharmaceutical retail market welcomes newcomer

Pharmaceutical retail market welcomes newcomer

Numerous large-scale enterprises, including FPT Retail, are breaking into the pharmaceuticals segment, but investors are sceptical about FPT Retail's chances.
FPT Retail listed at towering reference price

FPT Retail listed at towering reference price

FPT Retail has officially listed 40 million shares on the HSX with the reference price of $5.49, according to the HSX website.