City collects over VND 1 trillion from late payments

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SaiGon GP English 7 hour(s) ago

The Department of Tax in HCMC collected VND 1,072 billion (US $50.8 million) in late taxes from January to March this year.

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Video conference product is promising to revolutionize medical procedures

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Video conference product is promising to revolutionize medical procedures

INext Company from the Poly Technique University in HCMC invented a product allowing doctors in districts quickly contact medical experts through video conference.

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Women in military participate the Dien Bien Phu Historical Victory Parade

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Women in military participate the Dien Bien Phu Historical Victory Parade

108 women in the military were selected to participate in a parade at Dien Bien City for the 60th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu historical Victory celebration.

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More senior personnel in HCMC than Hanoi

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Báo Đầu Tư English 8 hour(s) ago

More senior personnel in HCMC than Hanoi

Ho Chi Minh City is home to more mid-level and senior managers than Hanoi, revealed the latest study by online job recruiter VietnamWorks.

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15 satellite cities to go up in SKEZ

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SaigonTimes English 1 day(s) ago

HCMC - Fifteen satellite cities will be developed between now and 2030 in the Southern Key Economic Zone (SKEZ) to create closer links between localities in this region, including HCMC, Binh Phuoc, Tay Ninh, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Long An and Tien Giang.

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Domestic ships transport more cargo

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

Domestic ships transport more cargo

HCMC – The cargo volume transported by domestic ships has increased by 10-12% versus the period before April 1, 2013, when the Ministry of Transport stopped renewing container transport licenses and awarding new certificates to the ships which are not Vietnamese-flagged.

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VN-Index drops below 600 points

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

VN-Index drops below 600 points

HCMC - The local market broke below the 600-point level in the third straight falling session on April 14, with the VN-Index losing 4.46 points, or 0.74%, against last Friday’s session at 596.11.

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Cars in Vietnam more expensive than in regional nations

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

HANOI, HCMC - Vietnamese consumers have to buy an automobile at a price nearly VND300 million higher than in regional markets, said the Industrial Policy and Strategy Institute under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

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Belgium supports Vietnam in planning improvement

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

HCMC - Belgium has pledged a grant of more than four million euros for Vietnam to strengthen the capacity of planning reform.

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HCMC expects higher GDP per capita

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

HCMC - HCMC expects that its gross domestic product (GDP) per capita would triple to nearly US$14,300 a year within the next 10 years if the city realized a master plan on socio-economic development until 2020 and a vision to 2025.

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Vietnam’s global competitiveness slides

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

Vietnam’s global competitiveness slides

HCMC - Vietnam’s economy has seen its global competitiveness waning as a result of its improper development model, says a report by the HCMC Party Committee.

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Sedan sales rise despite economic slump

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

Sedan sales rise despite economic slump

HCMC – Despite the protracted economic malaise forcing consumers to tighten spending, sales of luxury cars grew beyond market expectations in the first quarter.

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Bengalis community celebrates New Year in Saigon

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SaigonTimes English 20 hour(s) ago

Bengalis community celebrates New Year in Saigon

This year, for the first time, Bengalis in town celebrated the first day of the Bengali New Year 1421 (Poila Boishakh, the first day of Boishakh month, year 1421) at The Vista Community Hall in HCMC’s District 2 on Sunday.

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Vietnam metro to tackle floods with ponds, lakes

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 day(s) ago

Vietnam metro to tackle floods with ponds, lakes

Children walk on flooded Calmette Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City. The city is considering a plan to build underground water tanks and dig lakes to store rainwater in a controversial effort to tackle inundation. Photo: Diep Duc Minh

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Vietjet Air opens Hanoi – Phu Quoc Island route

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SaiGon GP English 1 day(s) ago

Vietjet Air opens Hanoi – Phu Quoc Island route

Fleets of low-cost carrier Vietjet Air (Photo: Coutersy of Vietjet Air)
In order to meet increasing demand during summer period, Vietnamese budget carrier VietJet Air launches new route Hanoi – Phu Quoc Island.

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