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Fansipan peak found to be 4m higher than old measurement

Environment

Fansipan peak found to be 4m higher than old measurement

The height of the Fansipan peak in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai, the highest mountain in Indochina, was actually 3,147.3 metres, according to the Department of Survey Mapping and Geographic Information under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Long-term forecast positive for FMCG market

Business

Long-term forecast positive for FMCG market

The fast moving consumer goods market will remain strong in the long term in the country’s four major cities of Hanoi, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City, and Can Tho and see an acceleration in rural areas, according to Kantar Worldpanel, a global data, insights and consulting company.

Vietnam attracts less FDI in first half of the year

Business

Vietnam attracts less FDI in first half of the year

Foreign investors registered to pour 1.73 billion USD into Vietnam in June, bringing the total amount of foreign direct investment (FDI) committed to the country in the first six months of the year to 18.47 billion USD, down 9.2 percent year on year.

Traveloka launches Xperience

Travel

Traveloka launches Xperience

Traveloka, an online-based travel and tourism tech company, officially launched its new service called Xperience which offers more lifestyle and tourism experiences to its customers in Ho Chi Minh City on June 25.

HCM City moves to paperless government

Society

HCM City moves to paperless government

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City announced on June 25 that it will use an e-Cabinet paperless meeting system and a smart reminder application to save administrative time and costs.