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Vietnamese travel sales shifting online
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Vietnamese travel sales shifting online

While only 7 percent of online travel sales in Vietnam were made on mobile devices last year, the number grew rapidly at a 58.1 percent compound annual growth rate in the 2013-16 period, presenting a

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.

Honda motorcycle sales boost quarterly net profit
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Honda motorcycle sales boost quarterly net profit

Motorcycle sales volume grew in India and Vietnam.

Vietnam’s retail sales jump to $74bln in first 7 months
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Vietnam’s retail sales jump to $74bln in first 7 months

Rapidly rising incomes and relaxed regulations have got foreign retailers queuing up for a piece of the pie.

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.

Saigon's housing market hits highest sales since 2011 bubble crisis
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Saigon's housing market hits highest sales since 2011 bubble crisis

En nexpress - Affordable housing went through the roof, with Q2 sales jumping 123 percent, according to real estate firm Savills.

Vietnam's annual retail sales growth projected to reach 11.9 percent
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Vietnam's annual retail sales growth projected to reach 11.9 percent

Vietnamnet - Vietnam's annual retail sales growth projected to reach 11.9 percent

Online sales finally begin to bear fruit
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Online sales finally begin to bear fruit

Vietnamnet - Retailers’ great efforts to develop online sales have been rewarded with initial success.

Chinese traders' requests for pork cuts limits sales of Vietnamese pork
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Chinese traders' requests for pork cuts limits sales of Vietnamese pork

Vietnamnet - China consumes 144,000 tons of pork a day, according to FAO, but Vietnamese farmers cant sell their pork to the country because of demands made by Chinese traders.

Retail sales, services revenue up 6.7 percent in four months
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Retail sales, services revenue up 6.7 percent in four months

Vietnamnet - The country’s total retail sales and services revenue reached 1,267.9 trillion VND (56.7 billion USD) in the first four months of this year, a year on year increase of 6.7 percent.

Retail sales, services revenue up 6.7% till April
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Retail sales, services revenue up 6.7% till April

Vietnamnet - The country’s total retail sales and services revenue reached VND1,267.9 trillion (US$56.7 billion) in the first four months of this year, a year on year increase of 6.7 per cent.

Higher housing sales volumes forecast in Q2
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Higher housing sales volumes forecast in Q2

Vietnamnet - The real estate market will welcome many new launches in the second quarter of 2017 and sales volumes will be higher than the last quarter, according to the Vietnam National Real

Tax dept vows to collect tax from sales on Facebook
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Tax dept vows to collect tax from sales on Facebook

Vietnamnet - The HCMC Taxation Department has drawn up a plan to cooperate with agencies to collect tax from sales via social networks.

Vietnamese goods still have low sales to Wal-Mart
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Vietnamese goods still have low sales to Wal-Mart

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese manufacturers and suppliers don’t expect high profits from selling goods via Wal-Mart, but they hope Wal-Mart can serve as the bridge that links them to the US and other

Retail sales, services drop after Tet
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Retail sales, services drop after Tet

Vietnamnet - The country’s total retail sales and services revenue this February crossed 309.3 trillion VND (13 billion USD), data from the General Statistics Office (GSO) has revealed.

HCM City officials seek tax on sales via Facebook
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HCM City officials seek tax on sales via Facebook

Vietnamnet - HCM City officials are seeking ways to collect taxes from small- and home-based business owners who are selling merchandise on social media, such as Facebook, in a bid to reduce tax

Congress nixes regulation that would block gun sales to mentally ill
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Congress nixes regulation that would block gun sales to mentally ill

Yahoo News On Wednesday, the Republican-led Senate voted to repeal a regulation that would have prevented an estimated 75,000 people diagnosed with mental disorders from purchasing a firearm. The

Made-in-China truck sales lose ground in Vietnam
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Made-in-China truck sales lose ground in Vietnam

Vietnamnet - Made-in-China trucks which had once dominated the Vietnamese market are facing the slow sales since early 2016.

China forecasts 800,000 green vehicle sales in 2017: state media
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China forecasts 800,000 green vehicle sales in 2017: state media

Yahoo News China forecasts more than 800,000 green energy vehicle will be sold in the country this year, an increase of at least 58 percent from 2016, state media reported on Thursday, despite the

SCIC to bolster sales in 2017
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SCIC to bolster sales in 2017

Vietnamnet - State Capital Investment Corporation currently holds stakes in 146 businesses. Its chairman Nguyen Duc Chi shares with VIR the company (SCIC)’s major tasks set for 2017.

National retail trade sales see increase in January
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National retail trade sales see increase in January

Nhan dan - NDO/ VNA - The total revenue from retail trade and services saw a year-on-year rise of 10%, to US$15 billion in January, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Apple surges on iPhone sales; stock indexes wobble
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Apple surges on iPhone sales; stock indexes wobble

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are on track to finish little changed Wednesday as investors didn't react much to a strong hiring survey or the Federal Reserve's decision to leave

Nintendo sticks to 2 million sales target for new Switch
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Nintendo sticks to 2 million sales target for new Switch

Yahoo News TOKYO (AP) — Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. stuck to its original target of selling 2 million Switch consoles in the first month after its launch, despite some anticipation the

Apple defies Wall Street with strong revival in iPhone sales
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Apple defies Wall Street with strong revival in iPhone sales

Yahoo News Apple Inc reclaimed the throne as the world's top smartphone seller for the first time in five years on Tuesday, beating out rival Samsung in units shipped for the holiday quarter and

Retailers boost sales by developing multiple channels
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Retailers boost sales by developing multiple channels

Vietnamnet - The revenue from e-commerce only accounts for 2.8 percent of total revenue of Vietnam’s retail industry, but state management agencies say they want to see the figure rise to 5 percent