Retail chains under Directive 16:
From July 24, 2021, Hanoi implements Directive 16. Accordingly, everyone is required to stay at home, only going out in cases of real necessity such as: buying food, food, medicine, emergency, medical examination and treatment, vaccination and other emergencies. Only establishments producing and trading in essential goods and services are allowed to operate.
Thus, in addition to the traditional market, people have an additional option of retail chains and convenience stores such as: Vinmart, Bach Hoa Xanh, Coop Mart, Mega Market, BigC, etc. Let’s take a look at the activities of major supermarkets during the recent social distancing!
Sign up to get more market insights and analysis from VIRAC here!