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Vietnam boosts tourism in Indian market
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Vietnam boosts tourism in Indian market

The Vietnamese tourism sector has identified India as a priority market, with a range of activities being deployed to exploit the South Asian market.

More Vietnamese travel to Japan
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More Vietnamese travel to Japan

The number of Vietnamese travelers to Japan has soared strongly, with an estimated 300,000 arrivals in all of 2017, up a staggering 30% year-on-year, the Japanese consul general in HCMC said

Now is best time to visit Tra Su Cajuput Forest
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Now is best time to visit Tra Su Cajuput Forest

Many domestic and foreign tourists have traveled to Tra Su Cajuput Forest in An Giang Province to enjoy beautiful landscapes and serenity of the must-see destination in the Mekong Delta.

Technical touch: Vietnamese coffee house employs robot waiter
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Technical touch: Vietnamese coffee house employs robot waiter

En Vnexpress - This café in Hanoi is following an emerging global trend in which more and more humans are being replaced by robots.

Beauty in 3D: Taiwan filmmaker's vibrant vision
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Beauty in 3D: Taiwan filmmaker's vibrant vision

En Vnexpress - From the migration of purple butterflies to the crafting of bamboo steam baskets, Taiwan's 3D film director has spent a decade painstakingly capturing the island's beauty.

Vietnam, RoK step up tourism ties
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Vietnam, RoK step up tourism ties

The Vietnam Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea (RoK) on December 14 held a tourism-culture festival, aiming to promote cooperation between the

Ninh Binh wins world tourist honour
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Ninh Binh wins world tourist honour

US travel site Insider has named Viet Nam’s northern province of Ninh Bình as one of the 50 best spots to visit in 2018.

Border marker number 0 attractive to travellers
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Border marker number 0 attractive to travellers

The national border marker number 0 is located at 1,860m Khoan La San mountain in Sin Thau commune, Muong Nhe district of Dien Bien. It is the connecting point of Vietnam, Laos and China.

Salmonella-tainted baby formula products enter Vietnam
Health

Salmonella-tainted baby formula products enter Vietnam

Following the warning of the International Food Safety Authorities Network ( INFOSAN) of some under six-month-old babies infected with Salmonella Agona-tained formula, the Vietnamese food safety

New startups training programme in HN
Tech

New startups training programme in HN

A digital technology-based training programme to promote innovation and development of the startup ecosystem in Viet Nam was launched in Ha Noi on Wednesday by iBosses Vietnam and iBosses Pte Ltd

How to log in to Facebook, Asian TV dramas top Google searches in Vietnam for 2017
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How to log in to Facebook, Asian TV dramas top Google searches in Vietnam for 2017

En Vnexpress - The search engine also reveals that Vietnamese care about storms, education and the sexiest women alive.

Viettel Global’s profit up 135% in first nine months of 2017
Business

Viettel Global’s profit up 135% in first nine months of 2017

NDO - The profit of Viettel Global, a unit of the military-run telecoms company Viettel, reached nearly VND2.933 trillion (US$129 million), up 135% over the same period last year.

Vietbuild Home expo features 2,000 booths
Business

Vietbuild Home expo features 2,000 booths

NDO – Vietbuild Home, the annual exhibition on housing, home decoration and household appliances, kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on December 14, featuring 2,000 booths, over 30% higher than last year.

World Bank and Vietnam work to strengthen financial systems
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World Bank and Vietnam work to strengthen financial systems

NDO - A new World Bank report, jointly launched on December 14 with the Ministry of Finance, will support the development of a sound financial reporting institutional framework by improving

Forum seeks to promote women business startup and innovation
Business

Forum seeks to promote women business startup and innovation

NDO – A forum aiming to arouse the spirit of startup, innovation and connection among women opened in Hanoi on December 14, co-organised by the Vietnam Women's Union (VWU) and the SNV Netherlands

The Ancient Pottery Village of Thanh Ha
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The Ancient Pottery Village of Thanh Ha

Over the past five centuries, locals in the ancient pottery village of Thanh Ha in Hoi An, Quang Nam have kept their traditional method of making pottery - hand made and wheel thrown.

Viettel Global posts surge in profit
Tech

Viettel Global posts surge in profit

Viettel Global Investment JSC, a subsidiary of military-run telecom Viettel Group, posted a surging gross profit margin of VND2.9 trillion (US$128 million).

Vietnam plans to scrap over 40% of business rules in construction
Business

Vietnam plans to scrap over 40% of business rules in construction

NDO - The Ministry of Construction (MOC) has unveiled an ambitious plan to abolish 41% of the current business regulations under its jurisdiction and simplify another 44% in a move to improve the

Japanese firms suggest avoiding double collection of social insurance premium
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Japanese firms suggest avoiding double collection of social insurance premium

NDO – At a dialogue with the Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung, Japanese enterprises stated that Vietnam's regulation on collecting social insurance premiums from Japanese

Vietnam, Argentina work to boost trade
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Vietnam, Argentina work to boost trade

NDO/VNA – Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh met with Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie in Buenos Aires, on December 13, to discuss the trade and economic cooperation between

HCM City hopes to open more pedestrian streets
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HCM City hopes to open more pedestrian streets

Ho Chi Minh City’s officials have proposed opening more pedestrian streets to attract tourists.

Heaven comes to earth in Loc Yen
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Heaven comes to earth in Loc Yen

VietNamNet Bridge – Loc Yen, an ancient village in Tien Phuoc District in the central province of Quang Nam, is dubbed 'paradise land' for its heavenly landscape.

Hanoi exhibition remembers Christmas bombings of 1972
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Hanoi exhibition remembers Christmas bombings of 1972

En Vnexpress - Photos and artifacts are on display to tell the story of some of the capital’s darkest days during the Vietnam War.

Bon Jovi, Nina Simone enter Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
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Bon Jovi, Nina Simone enter Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

En Vnexpress - Queen of jazz on the Hall of Fame.

Vietnam promotes tourism in India
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Vietnam promotes tourism in India

The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) and the Embassy of Vietnam in India launched a programme in New Delhi on December 12 to promote Vietnam’s tourism.