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Prime Minister: Vietnam can overcome its economic challenges

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 01,2017

Boa moi - As the country marks the end to another tumultuous year for the national economy, that has seen significant challenges to globalization and integration, there has been a lot of reflecting about the past and future.

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Truck drives into crowd in Stockholm, killing four people

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 07,2017

Sweden, Stockholm attack Truck drives into crowd in Stockholm, killing four people Swedish political leaders expressed sympathy for relatives of the dead and injured, while urging people not to jump to conclusions about the attacker's motives. “It

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Conor McGregor calls out Floyd Mayweather for potential mega fight and says ...

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Motivating household businesses to convert into firms

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Nhan dan - NDO - The Government has set a target of having at least one million firms by 2020 and has put forth measures to facilitate and encourage family-run businesses to turn into firms operating under the Enterprise Law. However, there remain...

PV Power prepares for August IPO

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Vietnamnet - PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) will make its initial public offering (IPO) this August, the electricity producer announced....

Ly Son islanders abandon lobster farming

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Vietnamnet - Seafood farmers in Ly Son Island, Quang Ngai Province, have suffered billions of dong in losses after their lobsters died and prices dropped....

Provinces in state of suspense over planning overlap

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Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), which is now drafting the Law on Planning, is attempting to reduce overlapping development plans....

Hoi An starts $44.2 million tourism property project

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Vietnamnet - Quang Nam Province has begun construction of the Hoi An Royal Residences project, with total investment of VNĐ1 trillion (US$44.2 million) in Cam An Commune in the suburbs of Hoi An City....

Beverages greatest contributor to FMCG growth

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Vietnamnet - Beverages accounted for the largest proportion of all fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sales in the first quarter of this year, at roughly 45 per cent, according to the Quarterly Market Pulse report released by Nielsen Vietnam....

Call for $309 million to upgrade VN railways

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Vietnamnet - Chairman of Vietnam Railway Corporation Vu Anh Minh spoke about the $309 million plan to upgrade the sector's infrastructure for the 2017-2021 period....

Dong A Bank ex-deputy general prosecuted

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Vietnamnet - The Investigationg Police Bureau on Economic and Corruption-related Crimes has decided to detain and initiate criminal proceedings against Nguyen Thi Kim Xuyen, Dong A Joint Stock Commercial Bank former deputy general director....

Sharp rise in Q1 fertiliser imports

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam spent US$338 million to import 1.22 million tonnes of fertiliser in the first quarter of this year, up 31.5 per cent in volume and around 24 per cent in value compared to the same period last year....

Lack of info to keep stocks quiet

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Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s stock market outlook will likely remain negative this week as a lack of supporting business information and potential global risks drive investor confidence down, according to analysts....

Publish list of unlisted, equitised SOEs: Deputy PM

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Vietnamnet - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has ordered all relevant agencies to publicise the list of equitised State-owned enterprises (SOEs) not listed on the stock market as of December 31, 2016....

Private investors in infrastructure suffer disadvantages

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Vietnamnet - According to the Asian Development Bank (ADB), emerging economies in Asia, including in Vietnam, will need $26 trillion from now to 2030 to develop infrastructure....

Lack of information to keep stocks quiet

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s stock market outlook will likely remain negative this week as a lack of supporting business information and potential global risks drive investor confidence down, according to analysts....

Vietnamese firms set for active mergers season

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Vietnamnet - In late February Indian State-owned mining giant, the National Mineral Development Corporation, was in talks with Masan Resources Corporation to buy a stake in the latter’s Nui Phao tungsten mine....

Vietnamese airlines roll out new international flights

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Vietnamnet - Vietnamese airlines have drawn up plans to expand their international presence to serve the increasing demands of both domestic and foreign passengers....

Association sees busier property market in Q2

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Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s property market will see more sale launches and transactions in the second quarter of this year, the Viet Nam Real Estate Association has forecast....

Lifting of farmland limit to spur exports of produce

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Vietnamnet - Expansion of land limits and accumulation of land for large-scale production are expected to be the foundation for the branding of farm produce....

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 24/4

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Vietnamnet - Binh Thuan calls for investment in tourism, Proposals submitted to PM to help pig farmers, Textile and garment see resurgence of capital flows, Firms fret over draft dairy price management circular...

Vietnam food sector needs a complete overhaul

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Vietnamnet - Feeding the growing populace with both nutritious and sustainable food will require substantial improvements to what is currently a ‘broken’ national food system, says the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development....

Sam Son asked to differentiate itself in tourism development

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Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue asked the seaside town of Sam Son in central Thanh Hoa province to create unique tourism products to turn itself into a key national tourism destination....

Wealth management services launched in Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - Many bankers dream of providing wealth management services, especially in an attractive market like Vietnam....

Is Vietnam’s agriculture suffering from 'Dutch disease'?

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Vietnamnet - Nguyen Duc Thanh from VEPR believes that Vietnam’s agriculture is suffering from so-called Dutch disease. It is still fumbling for ways to develop, though it leads the world in the output of some products....

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 23/4

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Vietnamnet - Hanoi to host international trade fair for construction, Solar power plant nears go-ahead in Thanh Hoa, Schneider Electric inaugurates $45 million factory in HCM City, CBU auto imports soar in first quarter...

Vietnam’s exports still dominated by FDI firms

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Vietnamnet - The turnover of foreign-invested firms continues to dominate Vietnamese exports despite a decline seen in the first half of April, latest statistics show....

Construction ministry to set condotel rules

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Vietnamnet - The construction ministry will study the legality of condotels and issue technical standards soon to ensure that the development of this new property product is on the right track....

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