US firms upbeat on VN

July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on US firms upbeat on VN 

NEW YORK, July 3 — US investors have responded positively to Viet Nam's growth potential at a five-day investment promotion conference that began in New York on Wednesday.

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Maize imports rise as rice exports fall

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on Maize imports rise as rice exports fall 

HCM CITY, June 16 — Maize imports in the first five months of 2015 are on the rise but rice exports are on the decline, according to figures from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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Fruit, vegetable exports grow in first five months

June 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Fruit, vegetable exports grow in first five months 

HA NOI, June 15 — The country's fruit and vegetable exports reached USD 629 million in the first five months of this year, soaring 17.8 per cent in turnover compared to the same period last year.

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Viet Nam monitors passenger arrivals from South Korea

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HA NOI, June 10 — About 8,000 travelers from MERS-hit South Korea have visited Viet Nam since June 3, Ha Noi's Vice-Mayor Nguyen Van Suu was told at Noi Bai international airport Tuesday.

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Supermarkets to replace US chicken products

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HCM CITY, May 11 — Viet Nam's supermarkets are looking for frozen domestic chicken sources as a replacement for imported chicken products from the US, which have been temporarily stopped due to a bird-flu outbreak in the US.

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Sharp drop in international arrivals

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HA NOI, April 28 — The number of international visitors arriving in Viet Nam during the first four months of this year dropped by 12.2 percent from the same period last year to 2.69 million.

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Da Nang tops competitiveness index

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HA NOI, April 17 — The central city of Da Nang maintained its status as the most competitive locality in the country, topping the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) for the second consecutive year.

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UNICEF: Viet Nam's number of breastfed children still too low

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HA NOI, April 8 — UNICEF aims to assure 50 per cent of children around the world are breastfed exclusively in their first six months, but Viet Nam has only reached 17 per cent, an Asia-Pacific UNICEF representative said at a conference on nutrition held in Ha Noi last Thursday.

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Japanese SMEs eye Vietnamese potential

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Japanese SMEs eye Vietnamese potential 

HA NOI, April 9 — Many Japanese small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) consider Viet Nam an attractive investment destination, according to a survey by Japan's Shoko Chukin Bank.

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Domestic medicine producers struggle to lift market share

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Domestic medicine producers struggle to lift market share 

HA NOI, April 9 — Great effort is required by the domestic pharmaceutical companies to expand their share in the medicine market, which is currently largely dominated by imported drugs.

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