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Vietnam seeks to diversify its seafood markets as exports to US decline
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Vietnam seeks to diversify its seafood markets as exports to US decline

NDO - The United States remains one of the largest importers of Vietnamese shrimp and catfish but revenues from this market have been falling in recent months, forcing Vietnamese exporters to seek

From river markets to tropical orchards: Take a taste of Vietnam's Tien Giang
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From river markets to tropical orchards: Take a taste of Vietnam's Tien Giang

En Vnexpress - The Mekong province is around an hour away from Saigon, and has everything to provide the perfect getaway.

Calm returns to Asia markets as US data boosts dollar
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Calm returns to Asia markets as US data boosts dollar

Calm returned to Asian markets Wednesday, with equities stabilising after a two-day rally.

Tourism administration sets to promote Vietnam’s charm to key markets
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Tourism administration sets to promote Vietnam’s charm to key markets

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) will host a range of tourism promotion programmes that will advertise Vietnam’s charm to key tourism markets during the remaining months of this

Viettel’s first-half profits jump 1.5 times in overseas markets
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Viettel’s first-half profits jump 1.5 times in overseas markets

En nexpress - Projects in nine different countries are starting to pay dividends for the telco giant.

Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings
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Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings

En nexpress - Shares scaled near-decade peak on Thursday, bolstered by a surge in global stocks to a record high on strong U.S. corporate earnings.

Traditional markets winning retail battle with supermarkets in Vietnam
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Traditional markets winning retail battle with supermarkets in Vietnam

En nexpress - Despite their apparent popularity, it seems people are going to new modern retail complexes for the experience, not the shopping.

Take a trip down to Saigon's markets, then and now
Travel

Take a trip down to Saigon's markets, then and now

En Vnexpress - Markets in Vietnam don’t offer just cheap clothes, meat and fresh fruit and vegetables. They provide a glimpse into the local culture and history.

Vietnam warned about cement oversupply, narrower export markets
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Vietnam warned about cement oversupply, narrower export markets

Vietnamnet - As the domestic cement supply has exceeded demand, exporting products is the only solution for cement manufacturers.

New trend: Vietnamese capital flowing into foreign real estate markets
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New trend: Vietnamese capital flowing into foreign real estate markets

Vietnamnet - While foreign capital flows into the Vietnamese real estate market, domestic capital also flows out of Vietnam into various markets around the world.

2017 Mekong Beauty Show eyes four emerging markets
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2017 Mekong Beauty Show eyes four emerging markets

Vietnamnet - Leading international exhibition organiser Informa has joined hands with Kintex, a leading K-beauty show organiser from South Korea, to launch the Mekong Beauty Show in HCM City from

Growth slows down, manufacturers try to find niche markets
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Growth slows down, manufacturers try to find niche markets

Vietnamnet - As the motorbike market is going flat, manufacturers have to reform technologies and penetrate niche markets to boost sales.

Unique markets in Vietnam
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Unique markets in Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - Luc Yen gemstone market in Yen Bai, Tinh An insect market in An Giang, and fighting cock market in Hanoi, just to name a few, are special and unique places in Vietnam.

Vietnam fruit exports have to meet high standards in foreign markets
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Vietnam fruit exports have to meet high standards in foreign markets

Vietnamnet - Vietnam is well known for its tropical fruits, but it has to meet many strict requirements by importing countries in order to export its fruit.

Vietnam’s visitor-generating markets post high double-digit growth
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Vietnam’s visitor-generating markets post high double-digit growth

EN VietNamNet - Vietnam has seen international arrivals this month growing over 30%, with some traditional visitor-generating markets even posting growth of over 50%, shows data of the Vietnam

Highland markets - a specialty of Lai Chau
Travel

Highland markets - a specialty of Lai Chau

EN VietNamNet - Markets in the northwestern highland province of Lai Chau are not only for selling and buying goods but also for couples to meet and date.

Vietnam among top 10 markets for women business owners
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Vietnam among top 10 markets for women business owners

Vietnamnet - A Mastercard survey indicates that Vietnam is among the top ten markets for proportion of women business owners.

Counterfeiting threatens legitimacy of rapidly growing markets
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Counterfeiting threatens legitimacy of rapidly growing markets

Vietnamnet - The retail sector in Vietnam has been forecast to see robust growth over the next few years with much of the increased sales expected to come from online purchases at brick and mortar

Enjoying weekend markets in HCM City
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Enjoying weekend markets in HCM City

EN VietNamNet - Rubik Zoo, The New District and Saigon Holiday are good suggestions for young people in Ho Chi Minh City at weekend to visit, go shopping and taste delicious food.

Vietnam's ICT firms breaking into foreign markets
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Vietnam's ICT firms breaking into foreign markets

Vietnamnet - Following Viettel’s and FPT’s success, several information and communications technology (ICT) enterprises have started “cultivating” foreign markets.

Expanding and developing tourism markets to Vietnam
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Expanding and developing tourism markets to Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - The tourism sector has seen a dramatic growth in the number of foreign tourists since early this year, which also raises the problem of how to expand and develop international

SCB, IFC to invest $1 billion in emerging markets
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SCB, IFC to invest $1 billion in emerging markets

Vietnamnet - Standard Chartered (SCB) and International Financial Corporation (IFC), a World Bank group member, have agreed to continue their trade finance partnership with an additional investment

Markets Right Now: US indexes pull back, end mixed
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Markets Right Now: US indexes pull back, end mixed

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):

HCM City seeks to attract tourists to wholesale markets
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HCM City seeks to attract tourists to wholesale markets

EN VietNamNet - The HCMC government has unveiled a plan to develop Binh Dien, Thu Duc and Hoc Mon wholesale markets into destinations for not only product buyers but also tourists.