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HCMC hospitals provide treatment to 43 million patients
Health

HCMC hospitals provide treatment to 43 million patients

In 2017, about 5,751 medical clinics in Ho Chi Minh City made concerted efforts in taking care of people’s health.

A million ways to light up for the Lunar New Year
Travel

A million ways to light up for the Lunar New Year

En Vnexpress - Eating fire in Manila or ringing a bell 108 times in New York were things people do to welcome the Year of the Dog.

Vietnam vows to attract 15 million foreign travelers in 2018
Travel

Vietnam vows to attract 15 million foreign travelers in 2018

While large travel firms are optimistic about the government plan to attract 15 million foreign travelers in 2018 and obtain total revenue of VND620 trillion, some analysts doubt the feasibility.

Vietnam earns US$13 million from fruit and veg exports each day as Tet nears
Business

Vietnam earns US$13 million from fruit and veg exports each day as Tet nears

NDO – In January of this year Vietnam generated approximately US$13 million from vegetable and fruit exports each day while spending nearly US$6 million on daily imports of the foodstuffs.

Da Nang Hi-Tech Park attracts additional US$62 million
Business

Da Nang Hi-Tech Park attracts additional US$62 million

NDO - The People's Committee of Da Nang city held a ceremony on February 9 to grant investment certificates for two projects in Da Nang Hi-Tech Park with a total investment of US$62.2 million.

Vietnam had over half a million enterprises in 2017
Business

Vietnam had over half a million enterprises in 2017

NDO - The number of active enterprises in Vietnam in 2017 was estimated at more than 560,000, an annual increase of 11%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam welcomes over 1.43 million foreign visitors in January
Travel

Vietnam welcomes over 1.43 million foreign visitors in January

Vietnam welcomes over 1.43 million foreign visitors in January

Vietnam welcomes over 1.43 million foreign tourists
Travel

Vietnam welcomes over 1.43 million foreign tourists

More than 1.43 million foreign visitors arrived in Vietnam in the first month of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 42 percent.

Vietnam posts trade deficit of US$300 million in January
Business

Vietnam posts trade deficit of US$300 million in January

NDO - Vietnam’s trade gap for the first month of 2018 was estimated at US$300 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

FPT Software signs $100-million contract with Innogy SE
Tech

FPT Software signs $100-million contract with Innogy SE

FPT Software Company signed a contract worth over US$100 million with Innogy SE, a member of European energy company RWE, in Ha Noi on Thursday.

Vietnam looks to one million member business community
Business

Vietnam looks to one million member business community

NDO - According to the General Statistics Office, the number of newly-established firms along with firms resuming operations set a record in 2017 with more than 153,000 companies, while the number of

Mitsubishi Motors to build new US$250 million plant in Vietnam
Business

Mitsubishi Motors to build new US$250 million plant in Vietnam

NDO – Vietnam welcomes Mitsubishi Motors’ plan to build its second factory in the country, stated Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue during the reception for the Japanese group’s Executive Vice

Armed robbers seize jewels worth '4 million euros' from Paris Ritz
Travel

Armed robbers seize jewels worth '4 million euros' from Paris Ritz

En Vnexpress - Paris's most high-profile recent jeweler theft was carried out in October 2016 against U.S. reality television star Kim Kardashian.

Vietnam plans to welcome 15-17 million foreign visitors in 2018
Travel

Vietnam plans to welcome 15-17 million foreign visitors in 2018

The tourism sector will take drastic and synchronous measures in 2018 to reach the target of receiving 15-17 million international tourists, the Government said at a recent online meeting with cities

Vietnam receives record 13 million foreign visitors in 2017
Travel

Vietnam receives record 13 million foreign visitors in 2017

Viet Nam received a record 12.9 million foreign visitors in 2017, a year-on-year increase of 29.1 per cent, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

HCM City eyes 7.5 million foreign visitors in 2018
Travel

HCM City eyes 7.5 million foreign visitors in 2018

The southern largest hub of Ho Chi Minh City hopes to receive 7.5 million international visitors next year, a year-on-year increase of 25 percent.

Vietnamese users lose $540 million from viruses: Bkav
Tech

Vietnamese users lose $540 million from viruses: Bkav

Viet Nam’s leading internet security firm, Bach Khoa Internetwork Security Centre (BKAV), announced that Vietnamese...

2017 trade surplus US$900 million higher than last year’s figure
Business

2017 trade surplus US$900 million higher than last year’s figure

NDO – The country is expected to enjoy a trade surplus of US$2.67 billion for the whole year of 2017, US$900 million higher than the surplus in the previous year (at nearly US$1.78 billion).

Vietjet Air offers 2 million tickets from zero Vietnamese dong
Business

Vietjet Air offers 2 million tickets from zero Vietnamese dong

NDO/VNA - Budget carrier Vietjet Air will offer 2 million tickets for free during the golden hours of 12:00 to 14:00 from December 28, 2017 to February 28, 2018.

Vietnam welcomes 1.3 million international tourists in 2017
Travel

Vietnam welcomes 1.3 million international tourists in 2017

The latest figures from the General Statistics Office show that an estimated 12.9 million international visitors arrived in Vietnam during 2017, up 29.1 per cent against 2016.

13 million foreigners spend holidays in Vietnam in 2017
Travel

13 million foreigners spend holidays in Vietnam in 2017

About 13 million foreigners chose Vietnam as their holiday destination in 2017, which is considered a record of the tourism sector and marked a year-on-year rise of nearly 3 million in the number of

Vinacomin sets to sell 36 million tonnes of coal in 2018
Business

Vinacomin sets to sell 36 million tonnes of coal in 2018

NDO/VNA – The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin) set a goal of selling about 36 million tonnes of coal in 2018, up 2.5 million tonnes compared to 2017.

More than 1.1 million Chinese visitors to Nha Trang in 11 months
Travel

More than 1.1 million Chinese visitors to Nha Trang in 11 months

The south central Khanh Hoa province’s Department of Tourism announced on December 20 that the number of foreign arrivals to Nha Trang city until the end of November has increased by over 170% to 1.8

GoBear Viet Nam hits almost 1 million visitors
Tech

GoBear Viet Nam hits almost 1 million visitors

GoBear Viet Nam has already reached nearly one million visitors, after just one year of operation in Viet Nam.

Hanoi to welcome nearly 24 million visitors this year
Travel

Hanoi to welcome nearly 24 million visitors this year

Hanoi’s Department of Tourism estimated that by the end of 2017, the capital city will have welcomed more than 23.8 million visitors for earnings of roughly 71 trillion VND (3.1 billion USD).