Phu Quoc Island to have casino, special economic zone

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Phu Quoc Island to have casino, special economic zone

VietNamNet Bridge – The Politburo has agreed to open a casino on Phu Quoc Island and is considering a project to establish a special economic zone on the island district, said the chairman of Kien Giang Province.

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Licenses of two foreign banks revoked

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Licenses of two foreign banks revoked

VietNamNet Bridge – The central bank has withdrawn the licenses of two foreign banks, Laos-Vietnam Joint Venture Bank and Credit Agricole Bank, according to a State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) report to the National Assembly Standing Committee.

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HDBank sets up desk to support Japanese firms in Viet Nam

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VietNam News English 11 hour(s) ago

The Housing Development Commercial Joint Stock Bank (HDBank) and the Japan-based Hyakugo Bank Ltd established a Japan desk at the former yesterday (29th) to support Japanese companies in Viet Nam.

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Purchasing power stays low as CPI increases

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VietNam News English 11 hour(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The purchasing power of Vietnamese citizens in September 2014 reached VND244.5 trillion (US$11.65 billion), representing a 0.7-per cent month-on-month increase and a 9.1-per cent year-on-year increase.

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Climate change projects gets budget for 2015

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Climate change projects gets budget for 2015

VGP – The PM has agreed to allocate VND 3 trillion of ODA through the Support Program to Respond to Climate Change in Viet Nam (SP-RCC) to implement projects in response to climate change in 2015.

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Press digest – September 29

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Ho Chi Minh City sees significant economic recovery

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Ho Chi Minh City sees significant economic recovery

Ho Chi Minh City is likely to realise the 9.5-10 percent GDP growth rate target set for the full year when it is prompted by a year-on-year GDP expansion of 8.9 percent in the January-September period.

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$142.9m approved for climate change fight

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VietNam News English 1 day(s) ago

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung last Sunday approved the allocation of VND3 trillion ($142.9 million) from Official Development Assistance (ODA) loans through the Support Programme to Respond to Climate Change in Viet Nam next year. Of the 16 projects, priority will be given to the planting of mangrove forests and protective forests at riverheads as well as one on building dykes.

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More firms close, fewer open in 2014

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More businesses in Viet Nam have either suspended or shut down operations in the first three quarters of 2014, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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Foreign visitor arrivals up

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Foreign visitor arrivals up

Viet Nam welcomed more than 6 million international arrivals during the first nine months of 2014, up by 10.42 per cent compared to the same period last year.

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City economy grows 8.9 per cent

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City economy grows 8.9 per cent

HCM City's economic output in the first nine months of 2014 was VND593.5 trillion (over US$28.1 billion), an increase of 8.9 per cent year-on-year, according to the HCM City People's Committee, which released the figures at a Party Committee meeting yesterday.

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Bad debts debated at central bank governor’s Q&A session

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Bad debts debated at central bank governor’s Q&A session

Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Van Binh on September 29 attended a Q&A session at the ongoing 31st meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee, during which he focused on clarifying issues relating to bad debts and credit growth.

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Purchasing power picks up slightly in September

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VGP – Viet Nam's total retail sales and service revenues valued VND 244.5 trillion in September, representing a month-on-month increase of 0.7% and a year-on-year surge of 9.1%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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VND3 trillion for climate change adaptation projects

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VND3 trillion for climate change adaptation projects

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung allowed the use of an official development assistance (ODA) package worth VND3 trillion (US$135 million) to carry out climate change adaptation projects during 2015.

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Blue chip slump drags down share prices

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Blue chip slump drags down share prices

Hanoi - Shares last week continued to slide mainly over the slump in blue chips, as investors helped to drive down market liquidity by becoming more cautious following the previous week's decline.

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