Vietnam to miss benefits of global rice market recovery

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Vietnam to miss benefits of global rice market recovery

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam unfortunately sold much of its rice before the global rice market began recovering, with export prices increasing by $10 per ton.

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Workers hide in forest to avoid hard labor at Vietnam farms

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Workers hide in forest to avoid hard labor at Vietnam farms

Being cheated and ‘sold’ to farm employers in remote areas of Vietnam’s Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, workers are left with only two options, either hiding in the forest to flee from labor exploitation or stretching their backs to work.

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Locked inside labor recruiting firms, poor Vietnam laborers wait to work

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Locked inside labor recruiting firms, poor Vietnam laborers wait to work

All workers who are ‘sold’ to farms in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong have similar characteristics: they come from the countryside and are lured by motorbike taxi drivers at bus stations.

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Cheap and good food found at century-old stalls on small Hanoi alley

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Cheap and good food found at century-old stalls on small Hanoi alley

VietNamNet Bridge - The prices of food sold at the small road on the side of the Dong Xuan Market in Hanoi so inexpensive that the maximum price is VND35,000 ($1.7). It has become a favourite destination of Hanoians and foreign backpackers.

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Forbes publisher sold to Asian investors

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Forbes publisher sold to Asian investors

The publisher of the US business magazine Forbes said Friday a controlling stake in the group had been sold to a Hong Kong-based investment consortium.

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Vietnam’s 2th largest bank divests from Malaysian joint-venture to increase liquidity

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Vietnam’s 2th largest bank divests from Malaysian joint-venture to increase liquidity

The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) has sold a 50 percent stake the state-run lender held in its joint venture – VID Public Bank (VPB) – to a Malaysian partner in an effort to increase liquidity for its restructuring process.

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Airport customers get short end of the noodle

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VietNam News English 6 day(s) ago

The price of instant noodles sold at airports caught the attention of the National Assembly Standing Committee last Tuesday.

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Poor market leaves Vinalines in a lurch

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Poor market leaves Vinalines in a lurch

Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines), Vietnam’s largest state-owned shipping company, is likely to continue its losing streak in the first half of 2014 due to difficulties in its transport operations and losses suffered when it sold a number of its ships.

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Islanders determined to live 'garlic dream'

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Islanders determined to live 'garlic dream'

Garlic growers on the Ly Son Islands in Quang Ngai Province have a plan to make their traditional crop into a lucrative business.

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10 Dangerous Sweeteners in Coca-Cola®

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10 Dangerous Sweeteners in Coca-Cola®

Sold in over 200 countries, Coca-Cola® is one of the most familiar brands of beverages in the world. As Coke is flavored mostly with caramel and sugar, the latter being such a controversial ingredient, the makers of Coke have long since began using artificial sweeteners instead of sugar.

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Westerners sell grilled hotdogs on Saigon city streets

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Westerners sell grilled hotdogs on Saigon city streets

VietNamNet Bridge – Large numbers of Vietnamese are rapidly becoming huge fans of German style grilled hotdogs sold by Westerners, out of mini trucks or off of motorbikes, on the city streets of Saigon.

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VNG sells e-commerce site to FPT

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VNG sells e-commerce site to FPT

Viet Nam's Internet and technology corporation VNG announced on Wednesday that it has sold its e-commerce website www.123mua.vn to the FPT Corporation, but did not reveal the selling price.

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Vietnam warned to safeguard precious plants

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam warned to safeguard precious plants

VietNamNet Bridge – Chinese merchants have been collecting precious plants in large quantities in Vietnam, but no action has been taken by local authorities or agencies to stop them.

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Hanoi villa project a ghost town

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Hanoi villa project a ghost town

French-style villas in Tu Liem Urban Development Joint Stock Company’s Lideco project are vacant, despite being sold more than a year ago, reported dantri.com.vn.

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Coal sales on upward trend

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Coal sales on upward trend

The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin) has reported that it sold 18.95 million tonnes of coal in the first half of 2014, equivalent to 54.1 percent of its yearly plan and up 2 percent from a year earlier.

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