BUSINESS IN BRIEF 23/10

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Techcombank appointed to support Metro No.2 project

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Imported brews, grub at Hanoi's Oktoberfest

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Imported brews, grub at Hanoi's Oktoberfest

VietNamNet Bridge – A celebration of Germany's Oktoberfest will be held in Hanoi on October 23-24.

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Exclusive pictures of Hanoi in 1991 by German photographer

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Exclusive pictures of Hanoi in 1991 by German photographer

VietNamNet Bridge – Visiting Hanoi in 1991, German photographer Reisen took dozens of photos of vehicles in Hanoi.

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Tung claims third Asian Para Games gold

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VietNamNet Bridge – Swimmer Vo Thanh Tung won his third gold medal at the ongoing Asian Para Games in Incheon, South Korea, yesterday, Oct 21.

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Finland to help VN develop smart cities

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VietnamNet English 13 hour(s) ago

Finland to help VN develop smart cities

VietNamNet Bridge – Finland's Minister of Economic Affairs said yesterday (Oct 21) that his country would help Viet Nam achieve ambitious targets for smart and green cities by providing assistance in sustainable urban planning, industrial design, clean technologies and digital services, along with education and training.

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Ebola: US restricts airport arrivals from West Africa

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VietnamNet English 13 hour(s) ago

Ebola: US restricts airport arrivals from West Africa

New US rules requiring air passengers from the three West African countries worst hit by Ebola to travel via one of five airports are coming into effect.

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Yahoo profits surge on earnings from Alibaba sale

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VietnamNet English 13 hour(s) ago

Yahoo profits surge on earnings from Alibaba sale

Technology giant Yahoo has reported profits of $6.8bn (£4.2bn) for the three months to September, buoyed by earnings from the firm's stake in Alibaba.

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Tour guides not allowed to work freely in ASEAN

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VietnamNet English 14 hour(s) ago

Tour guides not allowed to work freely in ASEAN

VietNamNet Bridge – Laborers in the hospitality sector except tour guides will be allowed to work in the ASEAN markets of their choice when the ASEAN Mutual Recognition Arrangement on Tourism Professionals (MRA-TP) takes effect.

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Big banks urged to get involved with M&As

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VietnamNet English 14 hour(s) ago

Big banks urged to get involved with M&As

VietNamNet Bridge – Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) within the Vietnamese banking industry have contributed to the sector's restructuring in recent years, but experts are suggesting that big banks get involved in the process.

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Quality of environmental service industry remains poor despite tax breaks

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Quality of environmental service industry remains poor despite tax breaks

VietNamNet Bridge – The environmental service industry has not developed well over the last five years, even though state management agencies have said many times that they would strictly enforce the Environmental Protection Law and slap heavy sanctions on violators.

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Gov’t tax policies limit use of local materials in production

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VietnamNet English 16 hour(s) ago

Gov’t tax policies limit use of local materials in production

VietNamNet Bridge – The government has encouraged enterprises to source local materials in manufacturing, but because of unreasonable tax policies it is cheaper to buy imported materials to make finished products in Vietnam.

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VietJet officially launches Hanoi – Can Tho route

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VietJet officially launches Hanoi – Can Tho route

VietNamNet Bridge - Today VietJet opened its latest domestic route connecting the capital city of Hanoi with Can Tho, the largest city in the Mekong Delta.

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Vietnam's support industry needs capital, better technologies

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VietnamNet English 18 hour(s) ago

Vietnam's support industry needs capital, better technologies

VietNamNet Bridge – Though Vietnam still has cheap labor, its support industry remains undeveloped as it lacks capital and technologies, experts say.

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Online games firms lose ground to Chinese, foreign companies

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VietnamNet English 19 hour(s) ago

Online games firms lose ground to Chinese, foreign companies

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam is the biggest online game market in Southeast Asia with turnover of $237 million in 2013, and the sixth largest market in Asia. Though revenue from the games has been increasing steadily, the market is mostly controlled by foreign game developers.

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Public, foreign debts within limit, says PM

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Public, foreign debts within limit, says PM

“State budget overspending accounts for 5.3% of GDP, while the pubic, government and foreign debts are lower than the permitted level set by the National Assembly (NA) in its Resolution 10 released in 2011”, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

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