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Image : Vietnam to adopt int'l financial reporting standards by 2025

Vietnam to adopt int'l financial reporting standards by 2025

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 26,2016

Financial statements prepared under the new standards will give investors better insight into how companies perform.

Image : Airbus ups plane deliveries in 2016 but new orders drop

Airbus ups plane deliveries in 2016 but new orders drop

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 11,2017

Yahoo News PARIS (AP) — Airbus delivered a record number of planes last year despite engine and cabin production problems, even as new orders slumped for both the European manufacturer and its U.S. rival Boeing.

Image : Mekong Capital plans four deals by mid-2017

Mekong Capital plans four deals by mid-2017

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 07,2017

Vietnamnet - Mekong Capital plans to invest in four new companies in the first half of 2017, with each investment valuing at US$8-15 million, the firm has announced.

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Non-infectious diseases kill 400,000 Vietnamese per year

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Baomoi - Infectious diseases kill about 300 people per year, whereas non-infectious infectious diseases kill about 400,000 ones, said Deputy Minister of Health Nguyễn Thanh Long....

Vegetables exports bring in $8.2 million per day

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Vietnamnet - Export turnover for vegetables has reached $857 million this year up to April 15, an increase of 30 per cent year-on-year and bringing in $8.2 million to Vietnam each day....

Enterprises contribute an average VND1.7 billion per year to budget

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Nhan dan - NDO - Enterprises contributed a total of VND746.4 trillion (US$32.84 billion) to the State budget in 2015 with an average of VND1.7 billion (US$74.800) per enterprise, which was a very small number, showing low efficiency and profits of...

Int’l tourists to Vietnam exceed one million per month

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EN VietNamNet - According to the General Statistics Office, the number of international tourists to Vietnam reached 1,199,421 in February, increasing 19.1 percent from the previous month and 42.2 percent year-on-year....

Number of Vietnamese going abroad up 15 per cent

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Vietnamnet - Some 6.5 million Vietnamese travelled abroad last year, up 15 per cent from 2015, according to the Việt Nam Tourism Association....

Vietnam’s GDP per capita tops $2,200

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s per capita GDP reached an estimated VND48.6 million (USD2,215), up USD106 compared with 2015, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO)....

HCM City tourism stimulus packages offer 70 per cent discount

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VietNamNet Bridge – The HCM City Tourism Association yesterday kicked off the 2017 domestic tourism promotion programme with discounts of up to 70 per cent on package tours....

HCM City economy grows 8 per cent

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The HCM City People’s Council is reviewing the socio-economic situation and the city’s revenues and spending this year, drawing up plans for 2017 and reviewing all voters’ complaints at a four-day meeting which ends yesterday....

Vietnam's GDP to grow at 6.3 per cent for 2017-2018

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Vietnam’s medium-term outlook remains favorable, and its growth prospects may improve to 6.3 per cent from 2017-2018, according to the World Bank’s latest Taking Stock report released on December 5....

Vietnamese-Canadian plans to save HCM City $50 million in water bills per year

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The foreign engineer has desgined a 'smart' meter that will allow households to track their water consumption remotely....

Trump vows to scrap Obamacare as costs to jump 25 per cent

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WASHINGTON: Donald Trump vowed Tuesday (Oct 25) to overturn President Barack Obama's signature health insurance program after the government announced Americans will see costs jump an average of 25 per cent next year....

Incompetent state employees cost Vietnam $760 million per year

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About 30 percent of state employees are allegedly “incompetent”....

Vietnam's industrial production climbs 7.4 per cent in first nine months

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In September alone, the index of industrial production jumped 7.6 per cent on-year....

Nearly 57 per cent of adults in Viet Nam are aware of entrepreneurship

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Nearly 57 per cent of adults in Viet Nam are aware of entrepreneurship, ranking ninth out of 60 economies in the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) survey....

Phu My Hung sold out 99 per cent of Riverpark Premier within 2 hours

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More than 500 customers attended Riverpark Premier's first phase launch Eventon on Sunday. This is a new high-end apartment project by Phu My Hung Development Corporation in HCM City's District 7....

Construction sector grows 8.8 per cent

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The construction sector grew 8.8 per cent in gross domestic product (GDP) for the first half of this year, the highest growth since 2010, reported the Ministry of Construction during a conference in Ha Noi on Thursday on tasks in the second half of...

Petrol prices slide over VND600 per litre in 7th cut of the year

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NDO/VNA – The prices of RON 92 petrol and bio-fuel E5 slid VND665 and VND604 per litre, respectively, from 3:00 pm on July 20, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance....

Vietnamese spending around three work days online per week

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Vietnamese consumers spend 24 hours and 7 minutes on average online per week, an increase of almost nine hours from 2014, according to a recent report from Nielsen....

Sales in E-commerce rise by 45 per cent

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E-commerce websites saw turnover increase by 45 per cent last year and investment go up by 30 per cent....

Bulk buying to save Vietnamese government $1.5 billion per year

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Vietnam is going to officially conduct public procurement on a lump sum basis this year, helping the country to save up to VND34 trillion ($1.5 billion), the Vietnam News Agency quoted a representative from the Ministry of Finance as saying....

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