Many Korean investors leave China for Vietnam and Myanmar

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Many Korean investors leave China for Vietnam and Myanmar

VietNamNet Bridge - "Companies specialising in textile, garment, leather and gems have left China since the financial crisis in 2008 to move to Vietnam and Myanmar," said a representative of the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).

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Vietnam tannery gets record fine for toxic dumping

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Vietnam tannery gets record fine for toxic dumping

The Ho Chi Minh City municipal administration on Tuesday slapped a tannery with the heaviest punishment ever imposed on a polluter in the country – VND6.39 billion (US$300,330).

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Leather firm to pay record-breaking fine

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VietNam News English 4 day(s) ago

The HCM City People's Committee issued a record-breaking fine of US$300,000 on Tuesday to the Hao Duong Leather Tanning Co. for polluting and for misconduct in submitting environmental reports.

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Vietnam attends int’l textiles fair in Australia

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Vietnam attends int’l textiles fair in Australia

(VOV) - Vietnam’s largest garment and textile manufacturers are participating in the fifth edition of the premiere fashion and textiles trade fair in Australia ongoing at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on November 18-20.

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FTAs pose stiff challenges for VN footwear sector

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A dependence on imported raw materials and a lack of skilled workers are preventing Vietnamese footwear manufacturers from taking advantage of upcoming free trade agreements (FTAs).

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Hao Duong hit with record fine for polluting environment

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Hao Duong hit with record fine for polluting environment

VietNamNet Bridge – The HCM City Department of Natural Resources and the Environment has imposed a fine of VND6.3 billion, the highest ever, on Hao Duong, a leather company, for discharging untreated waste water into the environment.

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Ho Chi Minh City to fine leather firm $300,000 for toxic dumping

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Ho Chi Minh City to fine leather firm $300,000 for toxic dumping

Ho Chi Minh City's environmental enforcement division called for a VND6.4 billion (US$300,800) to be levied against a local leather producer, the heaviest penalty ever considered for a polluting business in the city.

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US firms move footwear factories to Vietnam ahead of TPP

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US firms move footwear factories to Vietnam ahead of TPP

The free trade agreement being negotiated between the US and 11 other pacific nations will bring a lot of business to Vietnam’s footwear industry, experts said during a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday.

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Footwear industry asked to make bigger strides

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Footwear industry asked to make bigger strides

The footwear industry needs to focus more on developing the supporting industry, training workers, and improving products and marketing to develop in a sustainable manner, a seminar heard in Ho Chi Minh City on November 10.

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Footwear industry asked to make bigger strides

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Footwear industry asked to make bigger strides

The footwear industry needs to focus more on developing the supporting industry, training workers, and improving products and marketing to develop in a sustainable manner, a seminar heard in HCM City yesterday.

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Vietjet to launch HCM City-Taipei air route on December 12

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Vietjet to launch HCM City-Taipei air route on December 12

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam’s fastest growing airline Vietjet today announced the opening of the air route connecting Taipei (Taiwan) and Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), with the maiden flight scheduled on December 12.

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Vietjet voted as one of best budget airlines in Asia

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Vietjet voted as one of best budget airlines in Asia

Vietjet, a low-cost carrier in Vietnam, was voted as the ninth Best Budget Airlines across Asia by readers of the online magazine Smart Travel Asia, announced a travel and lifestyle press release in Bangkok on October 30.

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Industrial production climbs in October

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

The country's index of industrial production (IIP) in October rose by 4.6 per cent against last month, the General Statistics Office (GSO) estimated.

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Demand for senior staff in manufacturing sector jumps

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

The manufacturing sector had the highest recruitment demand for senior and middle-ranking employees in the third quarter of this year, accounting for 17 percent of the total demand as indicated in a newly-released report by Navigos Search, a local newspaper reported.

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Int’l textile industry exhibition to open in HCMC

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Int’l textile industry exhibition to open in HCMC

(VOV) -The 14th Vietnam International Textile and Garment Industry Exhibition (VTG 2014) will take place in Ho Chi Minh City from October 29 to November 1, featuring machinery, equipment and materials for textile production.

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