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Hanoi scores poorly for urban mobility on global index
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Hanoi scores poorly for urban mobility on global index

En Vnexpress - Outdated or non-existent public transport, traffic chaos and pollution are not the best ingredients for urban mobility.

Global IT firms should found VN legal entities: VTC
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Global IT firms should found VN legal entities: VTC

Global IT platforms such as Google and Facebook should be required to found legal entities in Viet Nam which would be...

Only 21% of Vietnamese SMEs join global value chain
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Only 21% of Vietnamese SMEs join global value chain

NDO - A forum on supporting SMEs in joining the global value chain was jointly held by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and Facebook in Hanoi on October 19.

Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts
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Social media could give SMEs global reach: experts

Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which make up 90 per cent of businesses in Viet Nam, should take advantage...

Saigon falls short in global safety ranking
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Saigon falls short in global safety ranking

En Vnexpress - The city and its Southeast Asian peers Jakarta and Manila prop up the index in the bottom 10.

Vietnam interested in joining global supply chains
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Vietnam interested in joining global supply chains

NDO/VNA - Vietnam is interested in joining the global supply chain and management governance, which is considered as an effective tool for businesses to control the market, build up confidence among

Vietnam jumps five places on Global Competitiveness Index
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Vietnam jumps five places on Global Competitiveness Index

NDO – Vietnam has jumped into 55th place, up five places from last year and 20 places from five years ago, on the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) in the 2017-2018 period, according to the latest

Viet Nam enters top 10 of global index
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Viet Nam enters top 10 of global index

Viet Nam rose five places to the sixth position in the A.T. Kearney’s 2017 Global Service Location Index (GSLI). This is the highest ranking for Viet Nam ever, which also for the first time, since

Run baby run: The global pursuit of fitness
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Run baby run: The global pursuit of fitness

En Vnexpress - There's a sparkling beauty in the way people stretch and sweat for the love of their bodies.

Deeply joining global value chain
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Deeply joining global value chain

NDO - According to many experts, Vietnam is sitting in a low position in the global value chain because the country only joins low value-added activities, mainly assembling and processing.

Vietnam can benefit more from global value chains: World Bank
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Vietnam can benefit more from global value chains: World Bank

NDO - Vietnam can move up global value chains with the help of higher value added activities and by boosting links between domestic firms and foreign markets and investors, according to two World

Vietnam ranks 87th in global safety index: report
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Vietnam ranks 87th in global safety index: report

Drownings remain a major cause of concern in a country that has nearly 3,300 kilometers of coastline.

Getting to the core of global inflation
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Getting to the core of global inflation

But the global economy is growing strongly.

3 reasons why telco giant Viettel's global expansion is booming
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3 reasons why telco giant Viettel's global expansion is booming

Strong international markets, favorable exchange rates and new services have led to record revenues.

IMF says global recovery on firmer footing
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IMF says global recovery on firmer footing

En nexpress - The global economy will grow by 3.5 percent in 2017.

Hoi An’s floating lanterns shine as one of CNN's top global travel moments
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Hoi An’s floating lanterns shine as one of CNN's top global travel moments

En Vnexpress - The US news network has taken a shine to Vietnam's stunning tourist town this year.

Vietnam reaching a heady high in the global beer business
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Vietnam reaching a heady high in the global beer business

En nexpress - Drinkers are foaming at the mouth in 'the next key battleground for brewers.'

Vietnam's coffee export plunge could raise global supply concerns
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Vietnam's coffee export plunge could raise global supply concerns

En nexpress - Lower outflow from Vietnam, coupled with falling exports from Brazil, could reduce the downward pressure on prices created by ample stocks in importing nations.

Global coverage: How phones have found their way into every nook and cranny
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Global coverage: How phones have found their way into every nook and cranny

En Vnexpress - From a simple farmer in a field in Vietnam to a group of people mesmerized in a Turkish café, there’s no escaping the ubiquitous cell phone.

The global booze trip: How the world drinks
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The global booze trip: How the world drinks

En Vnexpress - Alcohol consumption is reportedly fizzling in many parts of the world as health concerns mount. But for now, the party goes on.

Forgery claims throw dark shadow over the global rise of Vietnamese art
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Forgery claims throw dark shadow over the global rise of Vietnamese art

En Vnexpress - A tale of two paintings: Days after a $45,000 piece was sold at Christie's, the celebratory mood ended abruptly.

Vietnam beats Thailand, Indonesia with big jump in global innovation ranking
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Vietnam beats Thailand, Indonesia with big jump in global innovation ranking

En nexpress - The country, at number 47, is now only behind Singapore and Malaysia in Southeast Asia.

Keeping the global promise of a quality education
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Keeping the global promise of a quality education

Yahoo News One example is an investigation of test scores at some 200 American colleges by The Wall Street Journal. The World Bank is expected to devote its upcoming World Development Report solely

UN chief: Save the oceans to avert 'global catastrophe'
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UN chief: Save the oceans to avert 'global catastrophe'

'The conservation and sustainable use of marine resources are two sides of the same coin.'

World Bank sees improving global economy but risks remain
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World Bank sees improving global economy but risks remain

The global economy still is expected to grow by 2.7 percent for 2017, rising to 2.9 percent in 2018 and 2019.