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Vietnamese garment enterprises have opportunity to access US market
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Vietnamese garment enterprises have opportunity to access US market

NDO – Vietnam's textile and garment export turnover to the US has grown sharply in recent years and Vietnam is using more raw cotton materials from this market, offering domestic enterprises a range

Vietnam attends international garment fair in France
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Vietnam attends international garment fair in France

NDO/VNA - Ten companies from the Vietnam Textile and Garment Association (VITAS) attended the Apparel Sourcing Paris, a leading European sourcing trade fair, in Paris from September 18-21, to seek

VN garment exports grow despite hurdles
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VN garment exports grow despite hurdles

Vietnamnet - The domestic garment industry has faced many challenges in exporting to key markets, such as the European Union (EU) and the United States, but it still has a chance of achieving its

Vietnam's garment exports grow despite hurdles
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Vietnam's garment exports grow despite hurdles

Vietnamnet - The domestic garment industry has faced many challenges in exporting to key markets, such as the European Union and the United States, but it still has a chance of achieving its export

Textile and garment see resurgence of capital flows
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Textile and garment see resurgence of capital flows

Vietnamnet - After a period of stagnation, capital inflows into the textile and garment industry have started pouring back, continuing to expand existing projects, with a focus on deeper

Expo showcases high-end products of textile and garment industry
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Expo showcases high-end products of textile and garment industry

Nhan dan - NDO – The Vietnam Saigon Textile and Garment Industry Expo (Saigon Tex 2017) opened in Ho Chi Minh City on April 5, showcasing a range of high-end products, materials and equipment.

Creating conditions to promote textile and garment exports
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Creating conditions to promote textile and garment exports

Nhan dan - NDO – This year, the Vietnamese textile and garment industry set a target of 6.5%-7% growth, compared to 2016, and gaining an export turnover of over US$30 billion.

Will 86 percent of garment workers lose jobs because of robots?
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Will 86 percent of garment workers lose jobs because of robots?

Vietnamnet - With the development of automation technology, many unskilled workers are expected to be replaced by robots on production lines.

Textile & garment, seafood manufacturers worried about Brexit
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Textile & garment, seafood manufacturers worried about Brexit

Vietnamnet - The uncertainties of the EU economy with the Italian PM stepping down and the UK & Northern Ireland leaving the EU will adversely affect Vietnam’s exports to the large markets.

Vietnam's textile and garment exports target set at $30b
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Vietnam's textile and garment exports target set at $30b

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s textile and garment industry has targeted a growth in exports of 6.5-7 per cent to US$30 billion this year.

Textile & garment manufacturers pessimistic about 2017
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Textile & garment manufacturers pessimistic about 2017

Vietnamnet - Export growth has been slowing down for textile and garment firms, but the industry has not made a decision to target the domestic market.

83 Vietnamese workers fall sick after lunch at Hong Kong garment firm
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83 Vietnamese workers fall sick after lunch at Hong Kong garment firm

Mass food poisoning has hit workers in Vietnam every several weeks now.

Textile & garment industry cautious about future as Trump wins US election
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Textile & garment industry cautious about future as Trump wins US election

US President-elect Donald Trump is opposed to the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. Will this affect Vietnam’s textile and garment exports to the US?

VN garment sector faces rough 2017
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VN garment sector faces rough 2017

The textile and garment sector will continue facing challenges in 2017 due to fierce competition by other major exporters - including China, India, Bangladesh and Pakistan–while global demand is

13 die in garment factory fire in India
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13 die in garment factory fire in India

NEW DELHI (AP) — A government official says at least 13 people have been killed in a fire in a garments factory on the eastern outskirts of the Indian capital.

Vietnam’s textile and garment exports grows in the first ten months
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Vietnam’s textile and garment exports grows in the first ten months

NDO - The export revenue of the garment and textile industry reached over US$23.3 billion in the first ten months, a year-on-year increase of 4.8%, the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group

International Textile & Garment Industry Expo opens in Hanoi
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International Textile & Garment Industry Expo opens in Hanoi

NDO—The 2016 International Textile and Garment Industry Expo (HANOITEX 2016) officially kicked off on November 2 at the International Exhibition Centre in Hanoi.

Over 100 hospitalized after meal at Taiwanese garment firm in Vietnam
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Over 100 hospitalized after meal at Taiwanese garment firm in Vietnam

It's the second mass food poisoning case reported in the country in four days.

Seminar seek ways to increase capacity of Vietnam’s textile, garment industry
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Seminar seek ways to increase capacity of Vietnam’s textile, garment industry

NDO—A seminar was held in Hanoi on November 1 to discuss measures to “increase the capacity of Vietnam’s textile and garment industry within the ASEAN supply chain with an eye to sustainable

Food poisoning strikes 109 workers at Chinese garment firm in Vietnam
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Food poisoning strikes 109 workers at Chinese garment firm in Vietnam

Dozens of workers at the company also fell sick in a similar case five months ago.

Mass fainting halts production at South Korean garment factory in Vietnam
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Mass fainting halts production at South Korean garment factory in Vietnam

66 workers, all women, fainted after working for hours in the hot factory.

Garment industry benefits from less red tape
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Garment industry benefits from less red tape

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has removed the inspection of formaldehyde content in textile and garment products that cause many difficulties to enterprises.

Textile & garment companies still attract foreign investors
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Textile & garment companies still attract foreign investors

Though growth in investment in the textile & garment sector has slowed down, it is still attractive in foreign investors’ eyes.

Happier workers, higher profits, new study of Vietnam garment sector finds
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Happier workers, higher profits, new study of Vietnam garment sector finds

Employers who believe they should squeeze their workers to improve the bottom line may need to think again.

Textile-garment export growth cools
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Textile-garment export growth cools

Vietnam's textile-garment exports still increased in the first first eight months of this year but at a slower pace than in the same period last year.