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RoK importers seek out Vietnamese goods

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RoK importers seek out Vietnamese goods

A regular workshop was held in Seoul , the Republic of Korea (RoK) on May 6 for members of the Korean importers’ association (KOIMA) to help them pinpoint sources of goods from interested markets, including Vietnam.

ASEM working group on customs matters convenes

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ASEM working group on customs matters convenes

The priority tasks for more in depth cooperation between future Asia-Europe (ASEM) customs operations was high on the agenda of the fourth meeting of the ASEM Working Group on Customs Matters (AWC) in Hanoi on May 6.

RoK importers seek out Vietnamese goods

Business

RoK importers seek out Vietnamese goods

A regular workshop was held in Seoul, the RoK on May 6 for members of the Korean importers’ association (KOIMA) to help them pinpoint sources of goods from interested markets, including Vietnam.

Banks cut lending rates again

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Banks cut lending rates again

Several commercial banks have further cut lending interest rates by a half to a full percentage point to just 13 percent per year in response to a call for lower rates from the Vietnam Banking Association.

Shares down on profit-taking

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Shares down on profit-taking

Shares plunged on May 5 on both national stock exchanges, dragging the indices down from six-month highs as investors sold to realise profit on the back of steep global slumps.

OpenCourseWare global meeting opens in Vietnam

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OpenCourseWare global meeting opens in Vietnam

The 2010 annual OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCWC) Global Meeting opened in Hanoi on May 5, drawing educators, administrators and policy makers to promote the application of OpenCourseWare (OCW) for large-scale educational improvement worldwide.

Opportunities for Vietnamese foodstuff to RoK

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Opportunities for Vietnamese foodstuff to RoK

The leader of Coman Corp, one of the major firms of the RoK specialising in imports of species and processed food, expressed wish to support Vietnamese businesses to boost exports of foodstuff and farm produce to the country.

AmCham helps strengthen enterprises’ association

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AmCham helps strengthen enterprises’ association

The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) has joined hands with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) in training industrial executives in strengthening professional associations as a tool for them to cash in on opportunities.

Mekong Delta appealing to foreign investors

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Mekong Delta appealing to foreign investors

Foreign investors are expected to make up between 10 and 15 percent of some 500 pavilions at a fair on trade, tourism and investment in the Mekong Delta, which is to open in An Giang province from May 21-26, organisers have announced.