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Sơn La Plum promotion week launched in Hà Nội – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Sơn La plums are introduced to visitors at the Exhibition Fair, Economic Transaction and Commercial Area in Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — A week for the promotion of plums and other agricultural products from the northern mountainous province of Sơn La is taking place in Hà Nội’s Exhibition Fair, Economic Transaction and Commercial Area. Speaking at the launch ceremony, Deputy Director of the Sơn La Planning and Investment Department Vũ Đức Thuận said the province is home to more than 8,700ha of plum cultivation areas that are currently in their harvest season, with an expected output…

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Hà Nội set to host banking expo – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Banking Vietnam 2019 introduced at the State Bank of Vietnam’s press conference on Monday. — Photo cafef.vn HÀ NỘI — The 2019 Banking Vietnam to be held on May 30 in Hà Nội will display new technological advancements and applications in the financial-banking sector. It is an annual event organised by the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) and the International Data Group (IDG) that focuses on comprehensive financial solutions for the development of a non-cash economy. New products and services that improve access to banking services and provide additional…

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Hà Nội Stock Exchange delists companies – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

HÀ NỘI – The Hà Nội Stock Exchange (HNX) has issued a decision to cancel the listing of a number of companies in May and June. More than 60.3 million shares of furniture manufacturing firm Đại Châu Group (DCS) will be forced to stop trading on the HNX from May 24 after auditors refused to express an opinion on the company’s 2018 financial statement. Đại Châu reported revenue of VNĐ56.4 billion in 2018, equivalent to 38 per cent of the previous year’s figure, while it incurred losses of VNĐ1 billion, down substantially from the VNĐ2.7…

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European co-working space opens in Hà Nội – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

A working corner at SPACES in Hà Nội. — VNS Photo Phương Thảo HÀ NỘI — Dutch workspace firm SPACES launched its first co-working space in Hà Nội early this week. SPACES is located at the Belvedere Centre on Trần Hưng Đạo Street. Members can use offices, meeting rooms and co-working areas, all with natural lighting and temperature control. Every room has high-speed Wi-Fi and is furnished in a European style. This European firm is run by  International Workplace Group (IWG). Speaking at the launching ceremony, IWG vice president of…

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Nội Bài Airport to expand to handle 100 million passengers by 2050 – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Aircrafts of Vietnam Airlines await passengers at the Nội Bài International Airport in Hà Nội.  An expansion plan by the Civil Aviation Authority of Việt Nam (CAAV) aims to raise the annual capacity of the airport to between 20 and 25 million by 2020 and 50 million passengers after 2030. VNA/VNS Photo Huy Hùng HÀ NỘI — The annual capacity of Hà Nội’s Nội Bài International Airport will increase to 80-100 million passengers by 2050 as part of an expansion plan agreed by the Civil Aviation Authority of Việt…

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Hà Nội helps bring farmers into 21st century with tech – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    A worker tends to orchids in a greenhouse at a farm in Hà Nội. The greenhouse is equipped with automatic watering and temperature control systems to boost production. — Photo Courtesy of the Hà Nội Department of Agriculture and Rural Development     HÀ NỘI — Nguyễn Đức Dần, chairman of the Ba Trại Commune People’s Committee, cannot hide his happiness as he discusses his community’s strides in tea production. Dần said tea production has been rising, boosting the incomes of local…

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Hà Nội retail property market performs well in Q1 – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    Hà Nội saw good performance in the retail property market in the first quarter of this year. – Photo internet     HÀ NỘI – Hà Nội’s retail property market performed well in the first quarter of this year, however challenges remain from the development of e-commerce, experts said. Total stock was about 1.4 million sq.m, including supply of 16,000 sq.m from one project in inner Hà Nội, according to Savill Việt Nam’s report on the capital’s property market in the…

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F1 Việt Nam Grand Prix kick-off event to be held in Hà Nội – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    David Coulthard, F1’s legendary driver will attend the F1 Việt Nam Grand Prix kick-off  on April 20th in Hà Nội. — VNS Photo HÀ NỘI — The official F1 Việt Nam Grand Prix kick-off event will take place on April 20 at Mỹ Đình National Stadium in Hà Nội. The event, organised by the Việt Nam Grand Prix Company of Vinfast, and Heineken Silver will feature live performances from real F1 cars from the Aston Martin Red Bull team, racing on what will become part of the official track at the Việt…

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Hà Nội: Property transactions in some districts on the up in Q1 – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

A view of Hà Nội. Transactions on the property market in four districts of Đông Anh, Gia Lâm, Hoài Đức and Thanh Trì had uptrend in the first quarter of this year. — Photo vneconomy.vn HÀ NỘI — Transactions on the property market in the districts of Đông Anh, Gia Lâm, Hoài Đức and Thanh Trì posted an uptrend in the first quarter of this year though Hà Nội saw an overall reduction on the market, according to Savills Việt Nam in the capital. This uptrend was attributed to news that the four…

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Hà Nội Stock Exchange sets sights eyes modest profit of$13.2m in 2019 – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  The auction of Vinacomin Waterway Transport Joint Stock Company held at the Hà Nội Stock Exchange on November 22, 2018. The northern market regulator earned VNĐ562.5 billion in total revenue and VNĐ307.4 billion in pre-tax profit last year. HÀ NỘI —The Hà Nội Stock Exchange (HNX) eyes VNĐ308 billion (US$13.2 million) in pre-tax profit in 2019, up 0.3 per cent year on year, and VNĐ594.3 billion in total revenue, up 5.66 per cent year on year. The northern securities market regulator also plans to pay VNĐ61.6 billion to the State…

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