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maandag 25 juni 2018

Vietnam: Premium product market in VN set to take off

Premium product market in VN set to take off

Mollis organic towels of Phong Phu Corporation have received "very good response" in the market after being launched last year, a sign that premium products are becoming more popular in Vietnam.

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Foreign diplomatic missions in Ho Chi Minh City commit to combat plastic pollution

More than 14 members of foreign diplomatic missions in Ho Chi Minh City, including consuls general and honorary consuls general, committed Tuesday to joint efforts to tackle plastic pollution.

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Paper industry to take regional lead

Vietnam's pulp and paper industry is on its way to becoming one of the strongest in the region, with foreign companies dominating the scene, but concerns about the high cost of imported raw materials are growing.

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Made-in-Vietnam tires present in 128 markets

Made-in-Vietnam tires have been rolling in 128 countries and territories worldwide, according to Vice President of the Vietnam Rubber Association (VRA) Vo Hoang An.

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Exploiting FTA markets – good way to boost export revenue

Optimizing advantages in the markets signing free trade agreements (FTA) with Vietnam is expected to contribute to boosting Vietnam's export revenue. In the first five months of this year, agro-forestry-fishery exports hit US$15.6 billion, a rise of 9.9% over the same period last year. Four leading markets of the products were the US, Japan, China and the Republic of Korea.

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VN business climate improves

The business environment in Vietnam has improved significantly this year and, as a result, the belief in the future of doing business and the desire to participate in the market is strengthened. This is clearly demonstrated by the increased number of newly registered enterprises.

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Wood exports hit US$3.3 billion in 5 months

Exports of wood and timber products continue its upward trend, showing through their export value hitting US$3.3 billion in the first five months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 8.2%.

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Taking full advantage of opportunities to boost economic growth

The World Bank (WB) has recently released the Taking Stock report on the latest economic situation in Vietnam. Accordingly, the WB assessed that the Vietnamese economic growth has been robust in recent times, accompanied by broad macroeconomic stability.

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Project on agricultural modernisation proves effective: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc appreciated results of a project on agricultural modernization at a conference to review the implementation of the project during 2013-2017 on June 20 in Hanoi.

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AkzoNobel Completes Digital Color Recreation of Famous Van Gogh Painting

Color experts at AkzoNobel have completed the digital recreation of a Van Gogh masterpiece. The three-year project endeavored to get as close as possible to reconstructing the original color scheme used by the artist when he first made the painting.

The post AkzoNobel Completes Digital Color Recreation of Famous Van Gogh Painting appeared first on Dutch Business Association Vietnam.

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Heineken Vietnam Sees Success in Sustainable Development

Heineken Vietnam released its 2017 Sustainability Report on June 20, noting that it continues to lead the way in sustainable development and highlighting its impressive accomplishments last year. This is the fourth consecutive year it has published a Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)-accredited Sustainability Report for Vietnam.

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Brussels workshop talks about EU-Vietnam FTA

The Vietnamese Embassy in Belgium, in collaboration with the European Union (EU), the EU-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentians' Group and the European Institute for Asian Studies, held a workshop in Brussels on June 20 to speed up the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

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Golf and Business: A Steady and Stable Relationship for Over 100 Years

When it comes to sports and their connection to the business landscape, golf has no equal. The relationship between the corporate world and the sport of golf is one that has been continually consummated for over a century.

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Positive outlook forecast for Vietnam's economy in 2018

The outlook for Vietnam's economic growth in 2018 is quite bright thanks to positive economic performance in the first quarter, said Tran Quoc Phuong, Director of the Ministry of Planning and Investment's National Economic Issues Department.

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PM issues directive to provide support for SMEs

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a directive on implementation of the Law on Support for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Tax deductions, land allocation programs and the establishment of appropriate credit lines along with a comprehensive legal framework are among the tasks ordered by the PM.

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Netherlands-funded biogas project effective in rural areas

Biogas digesters have provided a valuable source of environmentally friendly energy for cooking and other uses of those living in rural areas in Vietnam. A biogas project launched by the Dutch Aid Agency (SNV) in 2003 has benefitted hundreds of thousands of rural residents across Vietnam, changing their mindsets towards a greener lifestyle with lower pollution.

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Vietnam's nascent industrial property market attractive to investors

The industrial property market in Vietnam, including industrial land, ready-built factories, warehouses and other logistics properties, is in the nascent stage of development, making the country an attractive destination for investors, reported US-based commercial real estate brokerage firm Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL).

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