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Childhood obesity in major cities rise
Health

Childhood obesity in major cities rise

As per the Vietnam Nutrition Association’s latest survey, the number of overweight and obese kids in two major cities, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, is on the rise.

Vietnam’s manufacturing PMI sees sharp rise in September: Nikkei
Business

Vietnam’s manufacturing PMI sees sharp rise in September: Nikkei

NDO – Vietnam’s manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose from 51.8 in August to 53.3 in September 2017, according to a report released by Nikkei on October 2.

Rise in deaths from drinking methanol-tainted wine
Health

Rise in deaths from drinking methanol-tainted wine

As per Bach Mai hospital’s Poison Center, its doctors have saved many cases of poisoning from wine. They all drank wine that contained poisonous quantities of methyl alcohol.

Hanoi stresses with dengue as infections rise
Health

Hanoi stresses with dengue as infections rise

Hanoi has recorded over 17,365 dengue infections with seven deaths since the beginning of the year, Deputy head of the Hanoi Department of Health Hoang Duc Hanh said.

Airfares set to rise as Vietnam hikes airport service fees
Business

Airfares set to rise as Vietnam hikes airport service fees

Airlines are unlikely to bear the brunt of the additional cost they will have to pay for using the country's airports.

Oversupply, legal loopholes overshadow rise of the condotels in Vietnam
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Oversupply, legal loopholes overshadow rise of the condotels in Vietnam

Subinvestors are at risk because they stand on shaky legal ground.

The rise of the tourism mafia in Da Lat, Vietnam’s holiday heaven
Travel

The rise of the tourism mafia in Da Lat, Vietnam’s holiday heaven

En Vnexpress - The government has ordered a crackdown on the so-called tour guides who behave like gangsters.

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

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's 4M trade deficit continues to rise
Business

Vietnam's 4M trade deficit continues to rise

Vietnamnet - The latest trade report from the General Statistics Office (GSO) shows that the trade deficit increased yet again in April, by $800 million, bringing the four-month total to $2.74

Stocks poised to rise further this week
Business

Stocks poised to rise further this week

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese stock indices may rise further and test their resistance levels this week on higher investors confidence, bolstered by positive developments in global political conditions

A rise in critical skills for sharing news online
World

A rise in critical skills for sharing news online

Yahoo News A new survey by Harvard University finds more than two-thirds of young Americans disapprove of President Trump’s use of Twitter. The implication is that Millennials prefer news from the

Sharp rise in Q1 fertiliser imports
Business

Sharp rise in Q1 fertiliser imports

Vietnamnet - Vietnam spent US$338 million to import 1.22 million tonnes of fertiliser in the first quarter of this year, up 31.5 per cent in volume and around 24 per cent in value compared to the

Bookings for holiday tours rise, prices steady
Travel

Bookings for holiday tours rise, prices steady

EN VietNamNet - The number of bookings for tours during the upcoming holiday celebrating Liberation Day and May Day, from April 29 to May 2, has risen by 15-25 per cent compared to the same period

Medical fees to rise for people without insurance
Health

Medical fees to rise for people without insurance

Baomoi - From June, 1,900 medical services will have new price ceilings, which means the rate for many services will rise two- or three-fold, as per a recent health ministry circular.

Stocks set to rise on first quarter hopes
Business

Stocks set to rise on first quarter hopes

Vietnamnet - Shares will continue to rise this week as investor sentiment remains positive, analysts say, driven by expectations that good earnings reports will be released in the “shareholder

Rise in car imports threatens local automobile production
Business

Rise in car imports threatens local automobile production

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam imported 19,000 cars in the first quarter of this year, a year-on-year increase of 169 per cent in volume and 82 per cent in value, according to a report from the General

Concerns emerge over farmland limit rise
Business

Concerns emerge over farmland limit rise

Vietnamnet - Many agricultural experts believe an increase in the farmland limit and land accumulation should be done in a careful manner, or else farmers would become impoverished, heard the 2017

Vietjet Air share prices rise, but VN Airlines has larger market share
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Vietjet Air share prices rise, but VN Airlines has larger market share

Vietnamnet - Analyst continue to draw comparisons between Vietnam Airlines, the nation’s flag air carrier, and the low cost carrier Vietjet Air, as both of them have listed shares on the stock

Hospitality segment on the rise in Da Nang
Business

Hospitality segment on the rise in Da Nang

Vietnamnet - Da Nang holds substantial potential for real estate investment with major opportunities available in the hospitality segment, according to the latest report from real estate

FDI poured into real estate on the rise
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FDI poured into real estate on the rise

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the property market has been on the rise, with nearly US$300 million in January, accounting for nearly 21% of total FDI in Vietnam.

Why Melania Trump's popularity is on the rise
World

Why Melania Trump's popularity is on the rise

Yahoo News A CNN/ORC poll released Wednesday gives her a “favorable” rating of 52 percent, up from 36 percent before the inauguration. “The jump in Melania Trump’s approval ratings has been credited

EuroCham tips rise in M&As
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EuroCham tips rise in M&As

Vietnamnet - Deals to increase in number this year and next as foreign investors seek to enter Vietnam.

Trump and the rise of the extreme right
World

Trump and the rise of the extreme right

Yahoo News Church Militant makes no apologies. Church Militant’s criticism of Judaism and Islam is such that it is “on the spectrum” of hate groups, according to the Taskforce on Hate and Terrorism

Vietnam banking assets rise by 16% in 2016
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Vietnam banking assets rise by 16% in 2016

Vietnamnet - The total assets of the Vietnamese banking industry reached VND8.5 quadrillion (USD360 billion) by the end of 2016, according to statistics provided by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).