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AmCham is an independent association of companies with the objective of promoting trade and investment between Vietnam and the U.S. With two chapters, one in Ho Chi Minh City and one in Hanoi, our membership of 700 companies and 1,500 representatives is unified by a commitment to promote trade and investment between Vietnam and the United States.

Margrethe Maersk, a Triple-E container ship which is the world’s largest, docked at Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) on Monday – a milestone in Vietnam’s navigation history.

With the arrival of Margrethe Maersk, CMIT, located downstream Cai Mep River of the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, is the first port in Vietnam and the 19th in the world to be able to handle an 18,300-TEU Triple-E vessel, according to the Sai Gon Giai phong (Liberated Saigon) daily.

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HÀ NỘI – Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng has asked ministries and authorities to help support local retailers while better managing the operations of foreign retail firms.

The wholesale and retail market is developing rapidly with large potential and attracting the attention of both local and foreign investors, according to a recent note from the Government Office.

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HÀ NỘI — Practical and specific measures are needed instead of general and vague directions from authorities to ensure clean production and food safety.

The statement was made by National Assembly Vice Chairman Phùng Quốc Hiển during a meeting held by the 14th National Assembly Inspection Committee with the Ministry of Health (MoH), Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD), and the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on the implementation of food safety policies and law from 2011 to 2016.

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Viet Nam was named the nation facing the second-highest level of cyber security risk in Asia Pacific markets by a Microsoft Asia report on Thursday.

The Asian branch of the American computer giant released regional findings from the Security Intelligence Report (SIR), Volume 21, a twice-yearly report that provides unique insights into the threat landscape to help organisations learn about trend data in industry vulnerabilities, exploits, malware and web-based attacks.

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It happens all the time. The owner steps away for a few hours and all semblance of order in the office breaks down. Everyone jumps up and socializes. Hey, why not?  he boss is gone for a while. She’s never going to find out, right?

Not so fast. The Internet of Things age is here. Sensors are now entering the workplace, tracking inventory, monitoring temperatures, turning off lights…and keeping an eye on when employees are at their desks and when they’re not

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