haiphong backtracks on hasty promise to 800 million paper project Haiphong backtracks on hasty promise to $800 million paper project

The Haiphone Party Committee reined in the People's Committee's enthusiasm related to Nine Dragons Paper's $800 million paper facility.

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Italian businesses are flocking to Vietnam to find opportunities in a wide range of fields, from footwear to interior design products.

Bac Ninh attracts over $206m of FDI in 6 months

Authorities in the northern province of Bac Ninh licenced 92 new foreign-funded projects worth US$206.58 million in the first half of 2018, up 3.29 per cent over the same period last year.

Proactively taking advantages of sharing economy

The sharing economy makes the market more competitive, services more diversified, and opens up opportunities for investment and employment.

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Vietnamese shares remained positive on Friday as investors hunted banking-financial stocks on expectations for good second-quarter earnings reports.

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Vietnamese shares climbed on Friday morning as good investor confidence drove up the performance of banks, financial firms and real estate companies.

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As blockchain is becoming a new trend, the domestic personnel shortage has been quite a headache, despite recruitment notices offering $2,000-3,000.

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Vietnamese customers’ rapidly changing needs and expectations and lower spending on fast moving consumer goods are the biggest challenges to FMCG producers, according to a new report released by consumer and retail research company Kantar ...

lawmakers still split over tax on unexplained assets Lawmakers still split over tax on unexplained assets

Measures to handle the assets of potentially corrupt officials remained the focus of debate in yesterday’s meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee to discuss the draft revised anti-corruption law.

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The European Union (EU) and ASEAN have agreed to restart the process of establishing a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between them, said Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Saturday (Jul 14).

italys di maio says parliamentary majority will reject eu canada trade deal Italy's Di Maio says parliamentary majority will reject EU-Canada trade deal

Italy's deputy prime minister Luigi Di Maio said on Friday (Jul 13) that a majority in parliament would reject an EU-Canada free trade deal, thereby threatening to scupper the entire agreement.

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Top officials from US President Donald Trump's administration met on Friday (Jul 13) with Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, with both sides upbeat on the potential for a turning point in the countries' troubled ...

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Fifty-five people were injured on Friday (Jul 13) by the derailment of three coaches of a train south of Cairo, Egypt's health ministry said.

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Italy and Malta appeared to be heading for another spat over migrant arrivals after the Italian interior minister on Friday (Jul 13) said he would not allow a ship carrying over 400 people to dock.