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Local fresh produce losing market share to Thailand

Local fresh produce losing market share to Thailand

VOV.VN -Hanoi Supermarket Association chair Vu Vinh Phu told stakeholders at a recent business conference that Vietnamese consumers have lost confidence in home grown fresh fruit and vegetables.

Photos of first-ever Hanoi Mardi Gras

Photos of first-ever Hanoi Mardi Gras

VOV.VN - Following are a collection of photos from Hanoi Mardi Gras sponsored by the embassy of Australia in Vietnam on March 24 for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex community.

APEC business activities bustle toward year’s end

APEC business activities bustle toward year’s end

APEC business conferences and forums will be in full swing in September and November, said Vu Tien Loc, Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) at a press conference in Hanoi on March 21.

Foreign goods enter domestic market via trade liberalization

Foreign goods enter domestic market via trade liberalization

A MOIT report shows that after the last seven years of the ‘Buy Vietnamese’ campaign, 92% of consumers now have interest in domestically made products, and 63% of consumers are choosing Vietnamese goods instead of imports of the same kinds available in the market.

VCCI-ITB launches IoT Open Community for Vietnam

VCCI-ITB launches IoT Open Community for Vietnam

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Institute of Information and Technology for Business (VCCI-ITB) launched the Internet of Things Open Community for Vietnam (IOCV) in Hanoi on March 15.

Business community acknowledges progress in tax procedures reform

Business community acknowledges progress in tax procedures reform

The business community acknowledged progress in the tax sector’s administrative reform but urged more efforts in improving law quality, simplifying procedures, applying IT and cutting informal costs, according to a report released at a workshop in Hanoi on March 7.

New direction for Quang Nam tourism

New direction for Quang Nam tourism

Quang Nam, home to the World Heritage Sites of Hoi An ancient town and My Son sanctuary, is following new paths in tourism development, focusing on community-based tourism that both promotes and supports the local cultural identity.

Football event held for disadvantaged children in HCM City

Football event held for disadvantaged children in HCM City

A football event for disadvantaged children as part of the Football for Community Outreach programme was co-held by the Ho Chi Minh City’s Social Welfare Centre for Children and UNICEF Vietnam on March 4 in the city.

“Nguyen tieu” festival celebrated in Laos

"Nguyen tieu" festival celebrated in Laos

The Vietnamese community in Laos gathered in Phat Tich Pagoda in Vientiane on February 11 to celebrate the traditional “Nguyen tieu” (first full moon) festival, organised on every 15th day of the first lunar month.

H’re customs and belief

H’re customs and belief

VOV.VN - The H’re grow wet rice and other crops on terraced fields. Their religious practices are associated with rice.