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USG Boral increases investment in Vietnam

USG Boral increases investment in Vietnam

USG Boral, a Malaysia-based plasterboards manufacturer, has announced its US$20 million investment in a plant at Hiep Phuoc Industrial Zone in Ho Chi Minh City, to expand its production in Vietnam.

Vietnam wins Top-Coder title at WeCode 2017

Vietnam wins Top-Coder title at WeCode 2017

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese national team won the championship title in all three categories (Top-Coder) at Digital Campus WeCode (WeCode 2017) held recently at Sunway College in Malaysia.

Rice exports hit almost US$2.5 billion

Rice exports hit almost US$2.5 billion

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s rice exports achieved a great triumph in the 11 months leading up to December as they hit 5.52 million tons worth US$2.49 billion, up 24.1% in volume and 24.9% in value against the same period last year.

Workshop looks to promote hotline for human trafficking fight

Workshop looks to promote hotline for human trafficking fight

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs of northern border Lao Cai province held a workshop in Lao Cai city on November 30 to discuss a hotline on human trafficking prevention and control.

Royal Malaysian Navy ships visit Ho Chi Minh City

Royal Malaysian Navy ships visit Ho Chi Minh City

VOV.VN - Missile frigate KD LEKIU and training ship GAGAH SAMUDERA of the Royal Malaysian Navy arrived in Ho Chi Minh City on November 25 for a four-day friendship visit to Vietnam.

HCM City economy remains on track: meeting

HCM City economy remains on track: meeting

Foreign and domestic investment in HCM City has significantly increased and industrial production remains robust, a meeting to review the city’s socio-economic development in the first 10 months of this year on October 30 heard.

Vietnam crush Myanmar 3-0

Vietnam crush Myanmar 3-0

Vietnam spanked Myanmar 3-0 to set up a semi-final showdown with Malaysia at the ongoing Southeast Asian Futsal HDBank Cup in Hanoi on October 30.

VFA hikes rice export target on strong demand

VFA hikes rice export target on strong demand

The Vietnam Food Association (VFA) has decided to raise its rice export target from 5.2 million tonnes to 5.6 million tones, following an increase in rice contracts for the last months of the year.