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Promoting tourism – Lever to develop Vietnam tourism industry
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Promoting tourism – Lever to develop Vietnam tourism industry

At the second Vietnam Private Sector Forum, promoting tourism was identified as one of the three 'bottlenecks' of Vietnam's tourism sector.

Industry 4.0 paving the way for Vietnam’s startups
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Industry 4.0 paving the way for Vietnam’s startups

En nexpress - FPT Corporation Chairman Truong Gia Binh and Asanzo Vietnam CEO Pham Van Tam share their outlook on the Industry 4.0 trend with VnExpress.

Vietnam’s beauty industry targets Cambodia, Myanmar
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Vietnam’s beauty industry targets Cambodia, Myanmar

Vietnamnet - There are significant opportunities for Vietnamese firms to invest in the beauty sector in Cambodia and Myanmar as well as export beauty products to the two markets, participants at an

Textile and clothing firms reluctant to implement Industry 4.0 practices
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Textile and clothing firms reluctant to implement Industry 4.0 practices

Vietnamnet - The textile and garment sector is forecast to benefit greatly from the technologies of Industry 4.0 – businesses in the sector, however, remain indifferent to the changing tide.

VN game industry targets US$1b in revenue
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VN game industry targets US$1b in revenue

Vietnamnet - The Vietnamese game industry is expected to earn annual revenue of US$1 billion within 10 years, according to experts.

VN tries to harness the change brought about by Industry 4.0.
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VN tries to harness the change brought about by Industry 4.0.

Vietnamnet - After missing the first three, Vietnam is now hoping to tap into the fourth revolution, though this requires action and not just words.

The hard lot of Vietnam’s shrimp industry
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The hard lot of Vietnam’s shrimp industry

Vietnamnet - Never before has Vietnam’s shrimp industry met such difficulties, as technical barriers have been used in large importing markets.

Plan needed to rescue VN pig-farming industry
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Plan needed to rescue VN pig-farming industry

Vietnamnet - These days, the term “save the pigs” has appeared in many local newspapers, as the price of live pigs has dropped to a record low, causing major losses for farmers across the country.

Industry 4.0 a threat to Vietnam's textiles sector
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Industry 4.0 a threat to Vietnam's textiles sector

Vietnamnet - The fourth industrial revolution will present a challenge for Vietnam’s textiles and garment sector within the next five years, according to Mr. Le Tien Truong, CEO of the Vietnam

Clearer guidance needed for support industry tax incentive policy
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Clearer guidance needed for support industry tax incentive policy

Vietnamnet - The government has released a series of incentives and policies in recent years to boost Vietnam’s support industry (SI), but improvements are yet to be fully seen.

Vietnam’s footwear industry threatened by automation
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Vietnam’s footwear industry threatened by automation

Vietnamnet - After five years of implementing a master plan on the footwear industry by 2020, Vietnam still mostly does outsourcing for foreign partners.

PM calls for Hong Kong investment in hi-tech agriculture, industry
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PM calls for Hong Kong investment in hi-tech agriculture, industry

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on Hong Kong-based Sunwah Group and VinaCapital Fund to make further investments in Vietnam in the fields of hi-tech agriculture and

HCM City: $440mil. for developing industry, support industry
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HCM City: $440mil. for developing industry, support industry

Vietnamnet - Industry and support industry enterprises in HCM City will have chance to access a credit package worth $439.7 million in a programme launched by the municipal Department of Industry

VN steel industry to grow, export pressures high
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VN steel industry to grow, export pressures high

Vietnamnet - The steel industry is expected to maintain its recent double-digit growth this year, helped by the recovery of the property market, but it will also face the pressure of trade defense

WB approves $102 million to help VN improve energy efficiency in industry
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WB approves $102 million to help VN improve energy efficiency in industry

Vietnamnet - The World Bank has approved a US$102 million loan to Vietnam to support the effort of industrial enterprises to adopt energy-efficiency technologies and practices.

Agriculture Ministry submits plan to develop shrimp industry
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Agriculture Ministry submits plan to develop shrimp industry

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has submitted to the Prime Minister a national action plan for the development of the shrimp industry through 2025.

Vietnam auto industry faces nearing tax abolishment challenge
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Vietnam auto industry faces nearing tax abolishment challenge

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s auto industry, which has ploddingly developed for the last many years, will face tariff abolishment on products imported from ASEAN nations from January 1 next year.

Ways sought to make tourism spearhead industry of Vietnam
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Ways sought to make tourism spearhead industry of Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - Tourism has been identified as a spearhead industry that will have a spillover effect on many other sectors, so it needs a special mechanism for development.

Agriculture Ministry strengthens shrimp industry inspections
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Agriculture Ministry strengthens shrimp industry inspections

Vietnamnet - The National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department, under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, has said that it will coordinate with the Ministry of Public

Coffee industry in Vietnam turns bitter
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Coffee industry in Vietnam turns bitter

Vietnamnet - Nationwide coffee exports for 2017 are expected to fall 30% in volume with revenue climbing to US$3.35 billion, said Do Ha Nam, vice chair of Vietnam Coffee and Cacao Association

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.

Bangladesh-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry makes debut
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Bangladesh-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry makes debut

Nhan dan - NDO – The Bangladesh-Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BVCCI) was launched recently in Dhaka, Bangladesh, aimed at promoting economic and trade cooperation between Vietnam and the

Card payment compulsory soon for e-commerce businesses: Trade & Industry Ministry
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Card payment compulsory soon for e-commerce businesses: Trade & Industry Ministry

Vietnamnet - E-commerce businesses may have to accept card payments as a way to offering more options to pay when shopping online, an official from the Ministry of Industry and Trade said.

Vietnam's pangasius industry gets boost
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Vietnam's pangasius industry gets boost

Vietnamnet - The 'Establishing a Sustainable Pangasius Supply Chain in Vietnam' project has brought significant improvement to the pangasius supply chain, resolving environmental concerns,

HCM City hosts maritime industry, refrigeration technology expos
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HCM City hosts maritime industry, refrigeration technology expos

Vietnamnet - The sixth edition of INMEX Vietnam opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in HCM City on March 29.