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Binh Duong province

Pulp costs drive up paper prices

Business

Pulp costs drive up paper prices

Domestic paper manufacturers have increased prices by 15 percent because the price of pulp, the main raw material for making paper, has increased by a third this year.

WHO urges higher cigarette tax

Business

WHO urges higher cigarette tax

Raising cigarette taxes could be the most effective way of reducing the high smoking rate in Vietnam, according to participants at a seminar on smoking prevention held in Binh Duong Province last week.

Police arrest marriage brokers at City airport

Society

Police arrest marriage brokers at City airport

The HCM City Department of Criminal Investigation of Social Order arrested two people from the Republic of Korea (RoK) and three Vietnamese members of an illegal marriage broker ring in the car park of Tan Son Nhat Airport on March 15.

Malaysian bank opens office

Business

Malaysian bank opens office

Hong Leong Bank opened its head office in Vietnam an its first branch in HCM City on Oct. 8, with an initial capital of 1 trillion VND (55 million USD).