Russian Market, Ho Chi Minh City

Russian Market, Ho Chi Minh City - Address

Address: 328 Võ Văn Kiệt, Cô Giang, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

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Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

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About Russian Market, Ho Chi Minh City

Russian Market is a Swiss/Russian business/entertainment news blogger launched in February 2009 and based in Zurich. Founded by an anonymous Swiss investment banker and journalist. Russian market is reviewing the latest financial news from Zurich's Paradeplatz to Wall Street over the Emerging markets of Russia and China. The feed provides and analyzes current business news and acts as an aggregator of top news stories from around the web, each with an "edgy" commentary similar to Zero Hedge and Business Insider. Its original works have been cited by other, larger, publications such as The Guardian and domestic news outlets like Swiss newspapers Finews.ch or 20 minuten. It reports on economics around the Wall Street and the financial sector in Switzerland - and is credited with bringing the controversial posts in September 2011 alleging that Swiss National Bank would set a minimum exchange rate at CHF 1.20 per euro. The news portion of the site is written by a Swiss investment Banker with Russian origin who writes under the pseudonym "Russian Market" in English, Russian, German, and Chinese languages. In April 2014 the blog had over 132 thousand unique followers on Twitter from Hong Kong to San Francisco. Russian market has been mentioned by other financial bloggers Business Insider and Zero Hedge for bringing first the breaking news from Russia, former CIS-countries and Europe way faster than any other news agencies like Reuters or Associated Press. In addition to the news content, Russian Market gives free unbiased recommendations on stocks, forex and financial market in real-time, publicly discussed on various business channels such as Bloomberg or CNBC. In 2008 Russian market openly criticized Jim Cramer, the host of CNBC's Mad Money and a co-founder and chairman of TheStreet.com, Inc., for recommending to buy Bear Stearns stocks and the American economist Nouriel Roubini, Dr. Doom, for his pessimistic forecast that Eurozone together with the European currency would break up by the end of 2011. It has to be noted that Russian Market is known to put out breaking news stories faster than any other news agencies.

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Overview of Russian Market

Check out detailed information of Russian Market which resides in the Ho Chi Minh City. Don't expect lot of visitors to Russian Market since it is not a popular tourist spot in Ho Chi Minh City.

Attractions like War Remnants Museum, Central Post Office, Reunification Palace, Cu Chi Tunnels and Bitexco Financial Tower Skydeck are the usual crowd pullers of Ho Chi Minh City and you might easily miss out Russian Market amidst these top things to do in Ho Chi Minh City.

Russian Market is generally not available on the guided Ho Chi Minh City tours, but there are plenty others that are worth visiting.

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  • Must be a seasonal market, went there yesterday and it's full of winter clothes. But its very nice market to walk around because the merchants are not very pushy. Easy to walk through the aisles and browse for goods. We enjoyed it :)

  • 90% winter cloths, 10% misc cloths as per Ben thanh market. Very cramp and a fire hazard. Multiple shops cramped in two storey limited area. No place to eat, only cafe on 2nd floor is bad, don't expect anything.

  • It's near a bank, ATM, grocery market down stairs, pho restaurant, and other breakfast vendors. Cabs usually available, and a retail shopping center called the Russian market. It's a really convenient location if your visiting

  • Very strange market for Ho Chi Minh. Mostly winter gear. Nice to walk around and many of the sales staff are willing to talk even if they won't bargain too much.

  • Not really great for bargains or different size selections. Amazing collection at the same time.

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