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La Nina to bring heavy rain to Vietnam

Environment

La Nina to bring heavy rain to Vietnam

The La Nina weather phenomenon that is developing in the Pacific region will not only drop temperatures but also cause more rain and storms in Asia, including Vietnam, said the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) and the Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

More franchises appear in garment sector

Business

More franchises appear in garment sector

The Nha Be Garment’s Joint Stock Corporation (NBC) has said that its “Mattana” brand has been franchised out to an Italian partner who is scheduled to open their first shop in the Italian city of Cagliari early next month.

Under the 10-year franchise, the Italian retailer will sell jackets, shirts and trousers supplied by NBC every month, said the Deputy General Director of NBC Le Mac Thuan, adding that the first 300,000 USD shipment is already on its way to Italy.

Manufacturing expo to open in HCM City

Business

Manufacturing expo to open in HCM City

Vietnamese firms will have the chance to acquire the latest global manufacturing and machine-tool technologies at the country's largest manufacturing solutions event to be held next month in HCM City.

Cargill sweet on cocoa production in Vietnam

Business

Cargill sweet on cocoa production in Vietnam

"Vietnam has good potential for exporting cocoa," said Cargill Inc senior vice president Paul Conway during a visit last week to the southern province of Binh Phuoc, where Cargill has established its third cocoa buying station in Bu Dang District.