Vietnam becoming a magnet for technology firms, but problems persist

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Vietnam becoming a magnet for technology firms, but problems persist

Apple may invest $1 billion in Vietnam to build a research and development center, most likely to be located in Hanoi, to serve the entire Asian region.

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China mounts rescue efforts as tornado toll hits 98

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China mounts rescue efforts as tornado toll hits 98

Emergency personnel in China mounted rescue efforts amid scenes of carnage on Friday as the toll from hurricane-force winds and a tornado rose to at least 98 dead, with hundreds more injured.

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Lessons from Falluja

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Iraqi forces find an Islamic State bomb factory as they continue to retake Falluja from militants, and prepare for a possible assault on Mosul.

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Environmental concerns over paper plant

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Environmental concerns over paper plant

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has asked the government to monitor the implementation of a USD1.2 billion Hong Kong-invested paper project in Hau Giang due to environmental concerns.

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Vietnam’s first biological nano-product manufacturing line put into operation

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Vietnam’s first biological nano-product manufacturing line put into operation

The Vietlife biological nano-plant was officially put into operation on June 20 at the North Thang Long Industrial Park in Hanoi.

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Vietnam to offer tax breaks to SMEs, startups

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Vietnam to offer tax breaks to SMEs, startups

The Ministry of Finance is considering tax breaks to stimulate small and medium-sized enterprises.

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Vietnamese firms yet to focus on TPP opportunities

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Vietnamese firms yet to focus on TPP opportunities

Though the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement is looming, few Vietnamese businesses have plans to switch from subcontracting to direct exports or reduce their heavy reliance on feedstock imports or increase exports of processed goods to improve value addition.

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Binh Duong welcomes $760 million garment and textile project

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Binh Duong welcomes $760 million garment and textile project

Taiwan’s Polytex Far Eastern Vietnam Company has announced plans to develop a textile dyeing and chemical fibre factory with a total capital of $760 million in the southern province of Binh Duong’s Bau Bang industrial zone (IZ).

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VASEP raises serious environmental concerns about paper factory

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VASEP raises serious environmental concerns about paper factory

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has proposed the government to scrutinise the waste treatment system of Hong Kong Lee&Man Paper Group’s $1.2 billion Lee&Man Paper Co.Ltd, located near the Hau River in the southern province of Hau Giang, before it comes into operation in August, according to newswire Plo.vn.

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Confectionery giant KIDO plans to sell remaining 20 pct stake in snack unit

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Confectionery giant KIDO plans to sell remaining 20 pct stake in snack unit

KIDO Corp. (formerly Kinh Do Corp.) plans to sell its remaining stake in its snack business to a foreign company this year, local media reported Friday.

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New cement factory sets itself apart from the rest

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New cement factory sets itself apart from the rest

A Chinese-Khmer company has announced plans to build a $230 million cement factory, which when it comes online in 2017 will become only the country’s fourth cement plant, and the first in its underserved northwest.

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Mounting debts spell doom for Bisuco

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Mounting debts spell doom for Bisuco

Hundreds of employees at Binh Dinh Sugar JSC could be losing their jobs as the company is proving increasingly unable to deal with its towering debts and falling short of cash to renovate its production equipment.

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Ending child labor in supply chains a key issue for Vietnam: ILO

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Ending child labor in supply chains a key issue for Vietnam: ILO

A file photo shows a child working at a garment factory in Ho Chi Minh City's Bin Tan District. Photo: Hoai Nam

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HCMC steps up food safety inspection amid more poisoning cases

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HCMC steps up food safety inspection amid more poisoning cases

Ho Chi Minh City authorities are planning to set up a major food safety agency as the number of food poisoning victims has been on the rise this year.

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Vietnam's state-owned pharma to sell 18 pct stake in IPO

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Vietnam's state-owned pharma to sell 18 pct stake in IPO

An undated photo of a Vinapharm factory. Photo: VNA

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