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India’s Diwali festival lights up Hanoi

The Indian Embassy and the Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam co-organised the Diwali festival in Hanoi on October 18 in a bid to provide the local audience with an insight into the land, people and culture of India.

President active in India

President Truong Tan Sang had a busy day in New Delhi on October 12 as he received a number of senior Indian officials and took part in various activities, besides meetings with the President and the Prime Minister.

Businesses foremost in fostering an export revival

Vietnam’s exports are on track to bounce back, not just only because of the government’s management policy, but also due to the efforts of various state run enterprises, said an official from the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham).

The Director of EuroCham’s Hanoi Office, Matthias Duehn, said at a seminar to promote exports in Hanoi on Oct. 12, that despite having faced many difficulties resulting from the global economic crisis, particularly in exports, Vietnam is likely to post a GDP growth rate of 5 percent this year.