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Ha Long Bay charges expected to reach record high this year
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Ha Long Bay charges expected to reach record high this year

The northern province of Quang Ninh expects to earn a record VND1 trillion (USD45.5 million) from entrance fees to Ha Long Bay this year.

Vietnam crude oil imports to hit record as refinery gets ready to start
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Vietnam crude oil imports to hit record as refinery gets ready to start

August will mark the first month on record in which Vietnam is a net importer of crude oil.

Vietnam expects foreign investment to hit record $16 billion this year: report
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Vietnam expects foreign investment to hit record $16 billion this year: report

Cheap labor continues to be a magnet for foreign investors.

Apple shares sail to record high on healthy iPhone sales
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Apple shares sail to record high on healthy iPhone sales

Apple also said it hit a milestone of 1.2 billion iPhones sold.

Facebook shares hit record high as mobile ad sales soar
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Facebook shares hit record high as mobile ad sales soar

And within weeks, Facebook is expected to start a video service that will include scripted shows, a sharp change for a business built on user-generated content.

Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits
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Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits

En nexpress - Sales for Q2 are also expected to surge 17.8 percent.

Google set to face record EU antitrust fine as soon as Tuesday - sources
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Google set to face record EU antitrust fine as soon as Tuesday - sources

En nexpress - Sources said EU will impose a massive penalty against Google.

Tennis: Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open
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Tennis: Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open

'Rafa, I have nothing to say -- you were too good,' said his opponent Wawrinka.

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports hit new record
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Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports hit new record

Nhan dan - NDO - Fruit and vegetable exports in the first four months of the year surged by 32.6% over the same period last year to US$1 billion, which is considered a new record as the peak time is

Vietnam’s sugar inventory reaches record high in April
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Vietnam’s sugar inventory reaches record high in April

Vietnamnet - Total sugar inventory at factories and trading companies by the end of April reached a record high in the history of the local sugar industry, according to the Vietnam Sugar Cane and

VN’s sugar inventory reaches record high in April
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VN’s sugar inventory reaches record high in April

Vietnamnet - Total sugar inventory at factories and trading companies by the end of April reached a record high in the history of the local sugar industry, according to the Viet Nam Sugar Cane and

Vietnam’s computer exports hit record high
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Vietnam’s computer exports hit record high

Vietnamnet - The export turnover of computers, electronic products and spare parts in March touched US$ 2.19 billion, the highest level ever recorded, the General Department of Customs said.

Local auto maker Thaco posts record revenue of over $3 billion
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Local auto maker Thaco posts record revenue of over $3 billion

Vietnamnet - Truong Hai Auto Corporation (Thaco) posted a record revenue of 65.8 trillion VND (3 billion USD) in 2016, a growth of 44 percent against the previous year.

VN-Index sets nine-year record
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VN-Index sets nine-year record

Vietnamnet - The VN-Index closed at 731.3 points on April 11, up 0.2 percent over the previous session’s level and a record high since February 20, 2008.

March: Record new foreign investors granted trading codes
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March: Record new foreign investors granted trading codes

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) in March granted a total of 228 securities trading codes to foreign investors, of which 188 were individuals and 40 were institutional

Companies' registration reaches record high in first quarter of 2017
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Companies' registration reaches record high in first quarter of 2017

Vietnamnet - New companies registered in the first quarter of 2017 dwarfed those of the same period in the past five years both in terms of number, total capital registered and average capital per

Q1 motor vehicle imports hit record
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Q1 motor vehicle imports hit record

Vietnamnet - The General Statistics Office (GSO) has released a list of the 44 major import items in the first quarter of 2017, in which the volume and value of imported completely-built-unit (CBU)

Dong Nai: Private companies’ registered capital hit record
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Dong Nai: Private companies’ registered capital hit record

Nhan dan - NDO - From the beginning of this year, the registered capital of privately-owned enterprises in the southern province of Dong Nai approximated VND10.7 trillion (US$470 million), up 140%

VN stock market capitalisation reachs record level
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VN stock market capitalisation reachs record level

Vietnamnet - Stock market capitalisation reachs record level

PM witnesses signing of record high investment flows into Central Highlands
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PM witnesses signing of record high investment flows into Central Highlands

Nhan dan - NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has witnessed the awarding investment credit commitments of banks to investment projects, granting investment certificates and making investment

Stock market capitalisation hits record high
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Stock market capitalisation hits record high

Vietnamnet - The stock market capitalization reached $101 billion, equal to 50.3 percent of the national GDP, up 16 percent from the end of 2016 and is the highest-ever level since the market began

Take a breath: Stocks slow down after a record-setting run
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Take a breath: Stocks slow down after a record-setting run

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world pulled back Thursday following a record-setting run that marked the longest winning streak in over 3 years for the S&P 500 index. U.S. stock indexes

Australia fires ease as damage mounts after record heat
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Australia fires ease as damage mounts after record heat

Yahoo News Australia was counting the cost to property and livestock Monday after firefighters battled weekend blazes in some of the hottest conditions on record. At least 19 homes were destroyed in

6N: Ireland runs in 9 tries in beating Italy by record 63-10
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6N: Ireland runs in 9 tries in beating Italy by record 63-10

Yahoo News ROME (AP) — Ireland earned the first Six Nations four-try bonus point in beating Italy by a record 63-10 at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday.

Gaza's 'Spider-Man' contortionist enters record books
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Gaza's 'Spider-Man' contortionist enters record books

Yahoo News A young Palestinian contortionist known in Gaza as "Spider-Man" has entered the Guinness book of records, his trainer said Thursday. The 13-year-old, Mohammad al-Sheikh, broke the record