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When public loos matter

When public loos matter

Public toilets have been a neglected part amid development changes in Hanoi, with just above 370 ones currently operating to serve its 7.7 million residents and a large number of domestic and foreign visitors.

Samsung slump in sales drags on Vietnam economy

Samsung slump in sales drags on Vietnam economy

VOV.VN - Close to one fifth of the total exports of Vietnam consists of mobile phones manufactured by Samsung, the Republic of Korea electronics giant, from its factories located in the northern part of the country.

Domestic automakers brace for imports

Domestic automakers brace for imports

The domestic auto industry will need several supporting measures including technical barriers to “create differences” between locally-made and imported cars, officials and industry insiders agree.

Cement overcapacity from 2017 predicted

Cement overcapacity from 2017 predicted

The nation is expected to see cement overcapacity from 2017 as production has increased strongly in recent times while Vietnamese cement has turned less competitive on the world market.

Domestic auto: opportunities and challenges

Domestic auto: opportunities and challenges

Despite Government efforts, domestic auto production has not yet satisfied demand. Pham Anh Tuan, Deputy Director of the Department of Heavy Industry, talks about domestic automaking prospects.

Opportunities for domestic pharmaceutical industry

Opportunities for domestic pharmaceutical industry

Opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry in Vietnam are huge when 90% of pharmaceutical materials are being imported from foreign suppliers, such as the EU, India and China, according to experts.

Ben Tre province eyes 1 million tourists this year

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre hopes to attract 440,000 international visitors and 560,000 domestic visitors this year and earn revenues of VND700 billion (US$33 million), according to the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

Budget revenue up, oil down

Budget revenue up, oil down

Vietnam reported an upsurge in the State's budget revenue, but saw a strong reduction in budget collections from crude oil products during January and February, the Ministry of Finance said.

New marketing strategy to promote inbound tourism

New marketing strategy to promote inbound tourism

(VOV) - A marketing campaign encouraging Vietnamese to escape the daily grind of day to day living and become a tourist in their own country has been launched by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST).

Agricultural products displayed in Hanoi

Domestic and international customers are having a chance to get to know more about agricultural and fine arts products from all corners of the northern region, which are being showcased at a trade fair in Hanoi.