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Vietnam’s manufacturing PMI sees sharp rise in September: Nikkei
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Vietnam’s manufacturing PMI sees sharp rise in September: Nikkei

NDO – Vietnam’s manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose from 51.8 in August to 53.3 in September 2017, according to a report released by Nikkei on October 2.

Vietnam enjoys US$400 million trade surplus in September
Business

Vietnam enjoys US$400 million trade surplus in September

NDO – The country enjoys a trade surplus at US$400 million in September, but the trade deficit was estimated at US$442 million during the first nine months in 2017, the General Statistics Office

8.600 new enterprises established in September
Business

8.600 new enterprises established in September

NDO/VNA — A total of 8,600 new enterprises, with a total registered capital of nearly VND80.5 trillion (US$3.54 billion), were set up in September, according to the Ministry of Planning and

Online Friday 2017 slated for September 29
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Online Friday 2017 slated for September 29

Online Friday 2017, the country’s biggest annual online shopping day held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade, will be held on September 29.

Vietnam’s major power projects to be completed in September
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Vietnam’s major power projects to be completed in September

NDO - The State-owned power utility corporation EVN has announced that it is stepping up construction work in order to complete its major power generation and transmission projects in September.

Free walking tours to be offered to international travelers from late September
Travel

Free walking tours to be offered to international travelers from late September

From late September this year, international visitors to Vietnam will be able to enjoy free walking tours in Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho, Da Nang, Hanoi, Hoi An and Ha Long.

International Travel Expo HCM City 2017 to open in September
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International Travel Expo HCM City 2017 to open in September

Bao Moi - The International Travel Expo (ITE) HCM City 2017 themed ‘Your Gateway To tourism in Asia’ will take place at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre on September 7-9.

Saigon to hold biggest ever tourism fair this September
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Saigon to hold biggest ever tourism fair this September

En Vnexpress - Brace yourselves for a tour around 50 different countries at just one event.

AirAsia to launch daily Nha Trang - Kuala Lumpur flights this September
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AirAsia to launch daily Nha Trang - Kuala Lumpur flights this September

En Vnexpress - A one-way fare will start at $23 and is now available for booking.

Covered warrants trading to start in September
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Covered warrants trading to start in September

Vietnamnet - Covered warrants, a new investment tool, will be allowed to start trading on the HCM Stock Exchange this September. The launch of this product is considered the first step to

New Zealand's new leader sets September date for election
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New Zealand's new leader sets September date for election

Yahoo News WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's recently appointed Prime Minister Bill English announced Wednesday that the country will hold a national election in September in what will be

Big blunders behind botched U.S.-led strike in Syria in September: inquiry
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Big blunders behind botched U.S.-led strike in Syria in September: inquiry

By Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. military investigation has concluded that a series of "unintentional human errors" led to a coalition air strike on Sept. 17 that killed

US housing price gains continue in September
Politics

US housing price gains continue in September

US housing prices continued to rise in September, with solid increases in most major metropolitan areas compared to a year ago, according to data released Tuesday. Seattle and Portland once again

September stumbles show Brexit risks for Germany: analysts
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September stumbles show Brexit risks for Germany: analysts

Frankfurt (AFP) - industrial production and exports both fell in September, official data showed Tuesday, with analysts predicting Britain's exit from the European Union could inflict further pain.

US inflation steady in September
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US inflation steady in September

US inflation was steady in September while consumer spending rose faster than their incomes, the Commerce Department reported Monday. The data were released a day before the start the two-day meeting

Trump spends $70M in September, Lewandowski cashes out
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Trump spends $70M in September, Lewandowski cashes out

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign blew through more than $70 million last month, more than double what it spent in August.

South Sudanese refugees in Congo double in September: UNHCR
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South Sudanese refugees in Congo double in September: UNHCR

The number of South Sudanese refugees registered in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo nearly doubled last month to reach about 54,000, the U.N. refugee agency said on Thursday, as heavy

China's economic growth held steady at 6.7 percent in the quarter ending in September
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China's economic growth held steady at 6.7 percent in the quarter ending in September

BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth held steady at 6.7 percent in the quarter ending in September.

European car sales hit September record
World

European car sales hit September record

MILAN (AP) — Europe's car industry continues to rebound from its longest-ever slump, posting 7 percent growth in September to reach the highest level on record for the month, according to new figures

Vietnam manufacturing growth climbs to 16-month high in September
Business

Vietnam manufacturing growth climbs to 16-month high in September

A solid increase in new orders has led to the fastest rise in employment for five and a half years.

Vietnam’s consumer price index surges in September
Business

Vietnam’s consumer price index surges in September

Higher prices for education, transportation and food contributed to the leap.

Great destinations for September
Travel

Great destinations for September

September is one of the prettiest times of the year in most of Vietnam, and unless you’re a student facing back-to-school, it may be one of your favourite months. Here are nine top September holiday

Vietnam to send workers to Thailand from September under new agreement
Business

Vietnam to send workers to Thailand from September under new agreement

Thousands have been working in the country illegally, and Thai authorities are expected to crack down from now14 Vietnamese arrested for working in Thailand illegallyVietnam plans to officially send

Jamaica Travel Market set for debut in September
Travel

Jamaica Travel Market set for debut in September

For the first time, the Jamaica Tourist Board will host the destination’s own tradeshow, Jamaica Travel Market, on the September 29th— 30th at the Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa. The event will provide