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Eco-park flats to hit market soon

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Eco-park flats to hit market soon

Savills Vietnam, a property manager, signed an agreement with Viet Hung Urban Investment and Development Company (Vihajco) on June 30 to become the sole sales representative for apartments in the Eco-Park urban area. The units will go on the market in August.

Shedding light on Hai Phong’s Cat Ba Island

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Shedding light on Hai Phong’s Cat Ba Island

Construction of two power transformer stations started on June 30 in Cho Roc, Yen Hung district, Quang Ninh province and Tran Chau commune, Cat Hai district, in the port city of Hai Phong , to supply more power to Cat Ba island.

Domestic retail sales bounce back

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Domestic retail sales bounce back

Retail sales revenues nationwide experienced an average monthly increase of 2 percent in the first six-months of the year despite decreases in the industrial production value and exports.

Coffee exports face downward price trend

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Coffee exports face downward price trend

Vietnam’s coffee export has been affected by dropping prices over the past six months which brought the export value down by 12 percent year-on-year despite an increase in volume, said the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

HCM City, reliable destination for foreign investors

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HCM City, reliable destination for foreign investors

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has praised Ho Chi Minh City’s efforts to become a reliable destination for foreign investors, being nation’s leading foreign investment attraction locality and one of the country’s top economic centres.

WB assists Vietnam to cope economic crisis

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WB assists Vietnam to cope economic crisis

The World Bank (WB) on June 25 approved the eighth Poverty Reduction Support Credit (PRSC 8) worth 350 million USD, up 200 million USD against 2008, in order to help Vietnam overcome the negative impacts of the global economic crisis.

Businesses on rise despite economic decline

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Businesses on rise despite economic decline

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has reported that 40,000 more businesses registered for establishment in the first six months of this year, representing a rise of 14 percent year on year despite declining production and consumption demand.

Japan slashes taxes on Vietnam imports

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Japan slashes taxes on Vietnam imports

Most Vietnamese commodities exported to Japan will enjoy preferential tax rates of between zero and five percent once the Vietnam-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (VJEPA) takes effect.