Mercedes-Benz Aims at Billionaires With New Maybach Crossover

PUBLISHED ON Apr 27, 2018

Mercedes-Benz is considering extending its ultra-luxury Maybach badge with a crossover, complete with a porcelain tea service embedded in a heatable ebony-wood tray, to take on high-end competitors such as Bentley’s sought-after Bentayga SUV.

Consumers power strong Vietnam growth, FTCR finds

PUBLISHED ON Apr 25, 2018

The latest quarterly survey from FT Confidential Research shows Vietnamese consumer sentiment at a three-year high, but continued economic success depends on the government successfully managing its partial withdrawal from the economy and its relationship with a newly assertive China.