Foreign shipping lines in Vietnam suspected of ripping off customers

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Foreign shipping lines in Vietnam suspected of ripping off customers

A recent inspection by the Ministry of Finance has found 20 foreign shipping lines that dominate Vietnam's logistics market imposing nearly 70 kinds of surcharges on customers, many of which were "unclear" and unreasonably high.

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The heavy price Vietnam has to pay for Chinese ODA

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

The heavy price Vietnam has to pay for Chinese ODA

VietNamNet Bridge - Vietnam understands the potential risks behind Chinese ODA (official development assistance) and Chinese technologies, but it still needs Chinese capital.

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Canada drops probe against Vietnam oil pipe makers

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VOV News English 1 month(s) ago

Canada drops probe against Vietnam oil pipe makers

(VOV) -Canada has announced it is dropping an anti-dumping investigation of oil pipe and tube products used in the petroleum industry – such as drill pipe, pipe casings and oil pipes – imported from Vietnam.

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Hotels fined for overcharging in Sa Pa resort town: report

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Hotels fined for overcharging in Sa Pa resort town: report

Sa Pa Town in the northern highlands province of Lao Cai. File photo.

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Does Central Bank breaks the law when determining banks’ dividends?

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Does Central Bank breaks the law when determining banks’ dividends?

VietNamNet Bridge - The State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) announcement to determine the dividends commercial banks can pay to their shareholders has raised controversy about its legitimacy.

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Seafood firms oppose hike in freight charges; could lead to higher transport costs

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

Seafood firms oppose hike in freight charges; could lead to higher transport costs

VietNamNet Bridge - A 70 percent increase in freight charges is expected to lead to a doubling or tripling of transport costs for seafood companies.

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Ministry orders to ensure vehicles for transporting people to hometowns

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SaiGon GP English 4 month(s) ago

The Ministry of transport sent its urgent document asking to strengthen traffic order on the Lunar New Year and the relevant agencies must ensure enough transportation means to take all people to their hometowns on the special occasion of the Lunar New Year.

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – February 16

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 month(s) ago

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – February 16

Here are the top news stories in Vietnamese media you won’t want to miss for today, February 16.

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Market enters peak Tet shopping time

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Market enters peak Tet shopping time

Ho Chi Minh City market has entered peak shopping time for the upcoming Tet holidays which falls in February 17. Businesses of the price subsidization program have completed preparations of Tet goods and affirmed that prices will be kept stable in weeks near Tet.

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Hanoi airport food stall shut down after charging extortive price for instant noodle

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Hanoi airport food stall shut down after charging extortive price for instant noodle

A food stall in Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport has been closed for selling a bowl of veggie instant noodle at an extortive price of VND100,000 (US$4.7).

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Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 6

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 7 month(s) ago

Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – December 6

Tuoi Tre News briefs you on some of the leading stories published today, December 6, in Vietnamese media.

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Gov’t-granted house of ex-inspector chief to be withdrawn next week

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Gov’t-granted house of ex-inspector chief to be withdrawn next week

By the middle of next week, Ho Chi Minh City authorities will withdraw a house from a retired high-ranking official who has been found committing wrongdoings related to the state’s housing and land policies.

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Vietnam cracks down on Uber taxis

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Báo Thanh Niên English 7 month(s) ago

Vietnam cracks down on Uber taxis

An Uber taxi was stopped and fined by HCMC inspectors on Friday.

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SOE staff productivity remains low, salaries high

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VietnamNet English 8 month(s) ago

SOE staff productivity remains low, salaries high

VietNamNet Bridge – Managers of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) complain they receive “starvation wages”, but labor experts say the salaries are too high compared with their productivity.

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Businesses take on logistics work to avoid new fees at ports

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VietnamNet English 9 month(s) ago

Businesses take on logistics work to avoid new fees at ports

VietNamNet Bridge – Import and export companies are now taking on the logistics work themselves after complaining that new fees at ports are “unbearable”.

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