Hanoi’s CPI increases by 0.12 percent in April

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Hanoi’s CPI increases by 0.12 percent in April

Hanoi’s consumer price index (CPI) in April rose 0.12 percent against the previous month, a year-on-year increase of 6.27 percent.

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Hoi An is beautiful through the lens of French photographer

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Hoi An is beautiful through the lens of French photographer

VietNamNet Bridge - French photographer Etienne Bossot has lived in Vietnam for 6 years and opened a photo gallery in the ancient town of Hoi An.

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China tobacco ban faces hurdles to beat habit

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Midway through Premier Li Keqiang’s opening speech at China’s legislative meeting, delegate Gai Ruyin slipped out for a cigarette break.

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E-cigarettes linked to high odds of smoking among U.S. teens: study

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E-cigarettes linked to high odds of smoking among U.S. teens: study

E-cigarettes, promoted as a way to quit regular cigarettes, are actually associated with higher odds of cigarette smoking among U.S. teens, U.S. researchers said Thursday.

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Many skeptical about tobacco tax hike goals

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Many skeptical about tobacco tax hike goals

The jury is still out on whether a higher tax would help scale down smoking and its possible impacts on the tobacco industry and state coffers.

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Dong Nai lures $330m in FDI

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 1 related news

By February 20 this year the southern province of Dong Nai had attracted US$330.37 million in foreign direct investment (FDI). According to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment, the province licensed nine new projects with a total registered capital of $85.72 million, alongside nine existing projects, which contributed a further $244.65 million. The province currently has 1,084 ongoing projects worth $20.339 billion.

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Vietnam loses $300 mln in annual tax over smuggled cigarettes

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Vietnam loses $300 mln in annual tax over smuggled cigarettes

The Vietnamese government has lost VND6.5 trillion (US$306 million) in tax collection on an annual basis over the last five years due to cigarette smuggling, the Vietnam Tobacco Association said Tuesday.

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Vietnam loses $300 mln in annual tax over smuggled cigarettes

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Vietnam loses $300 mln in annual tax over smuggled cigarettes

The Vietnamese government has lost VND6.5 trillion (US$306 million) in tax collection on an annual basis over the last five years due to cigarette smuggling, the Vietnam Tobacco Association said Tuesday.

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Tobacco company hits out at proposed tax hike

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

A top official of the Vietnamese tobacco industry has proposed an urgent crackdown on smuggling instead of raising a special consumption tax on tobacco products in order to save money for the State budget.

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Horror photos on cigarette packets actually do work

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Readers share with Viet Nam News their opinions on pictures depicting the consequences of smoking being added to cigarette packets sold in Viet Nam for almost six months.

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CPI slightly increases in February

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CPI slightly increases in February

Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased 0.55 percent since January 2014 because of the minimal increase of purchasing power, according to the General Statistics Office on February 24.

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Ministry mulls over sin tax on soft drinks

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Ministry mulls over sin tax on soft drinks

The Ministry of Finance is considering a special consumption tax on soft drinks for their potential health risks.

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Ministry mulls over sin tax on soft drinks

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Ministry mulls over sin tax on soft drinks

The Ministry of Finance is considering a special consumption tax on soft drinks for their potential health risks.

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HCM City CPI rises 0.24% in February

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HCM City CPI rises 0.24% in February

(VOV) - February's Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Ho Chi Minh City notched up 0.24% from the previous month, official statistics show.

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Hanoi’s February CPI rises 0.49 percent

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The consumer price index (CPI) in the capital Hanoi expanded slightly by 0.49 percent in February. It, however, marked a surge of 5.93 percent over the same period last year.

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