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Weekly Update Sep 10: Coastal Clean Up, Consumer Product Testing, Outsourcing FDI, Cloud Computing

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Tu, Sep 11 Legal & VBF Liaison Committee Meeting
Sa, Sep 15 2012 International Coastal Cleanup Day
Tu, Sep 18 Consumer Product Testing and Certification (Textile, Toys & Footwear)
Th, Sep 20 Software, Labs, Business Process Outsourcing FDI in HCM City
Fr, Sep 21 Secure Cloud Computing
Th-Su, Oct 24-28 Hi-Tech Agro and Food Industry Fair HCM City
Fr-Su, Sep 21-23 AmCham Networking Weekend
We, Sep 26 AmCham Palooza Party
”European debt crisis, U.S. economic stagnation, a very critical situation in VN”
In Vietnam, Message of Equality Is Challenged by Widening Wealth Gap (SOEs)
President Truong Tan Sang addresses the nation on Vietnam’s National Day
Government to disband several State Owned Enterprises (SOEs)
New investment in education will boost Vietnam’s economic and social development
Arizona State University to help strengthen higher education in Vietnam
Tu, Nov 6, U.S. General Elections Day • U.S. Voter Registration Web Sites
Nov 13-21 Infrastructure Trade Mission to Indonesia and Vietnam

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Vietnam’s president backs new system to fight corruption

Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang has said placing the anti-corruption committee under the Party as has been decided is the best way to end corruption in the country.

At a recent meeting the Party decided to restructure the system by placing the Central Guidance Board for Anti-corruption under the Party general secretary. Hitherto, it was under the Prime Minister.

“The previous board made several gains in preventing waste and corruption, but not to the extent expected by the people,” Sang told Tuoi Tre newspaper in an interview.

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AmCham Palooza Party, May 30, 2012

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AmCham continues its monthly informal networking events at the coolest and latest nightspots in Ho Chi Minh City.

The regular AmCham Palooza Party is a platform to develop new friendships, networking opportunities and information exchange. People from all age groups are welcome to attend – there’s no age limit, you just have to be young at heart!

Come and join us for a night of casual networking, meet other professionals, bring your business cards!

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We, Oct 26 AmCham Palooza Party @ Orientica, Hotel Equatorial

We, Sep 28 AmCham Palooza Party


When: Wed, Sep 28th 2011 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Moevenpick Hotel Saigon, 253 Nguyen Van Troi, Phu Nhuan District

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HCM City aims to end strikes

VietNamNet Bridge, Jul 13, 2011. Admitting that strikes are taking place seriously, the Party Secretary of HCM City said that the city aims to reducing and then putting an end to this situation from now to the year’s end.

Speaking at the HCM City Party Committee’s meeting on July 12, Party Secretary Le Thanh Hai said that strikes are very serious in the city (HCM City has 1.5 million workers, each 12 workers, 1 involves in strikes). The city needs to harmoniously deal with two issues: taking care of the life of workers and assisting businesses to deal with difficulties.

“We have to take action immediately to reduce to the lowest level and then put an end to this situation,” Mr. Hai said.

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China treasures ties with Vietnam

Jul 2, 2011. China attaches importance to the traditional friendship with Vietnam and commits itself together with the Vietnamese side to strengthen solidarity, cooperation and mutual support, writing a new glorious chapter in their comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership.

The ambassador expressed thanks for the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s valuable support and assistance for the CPC over the past 90 years, and stressed that China and Vietnam share many similarities as they are both socialist countries led by communist parties.

IDinh The Huynh, Politburo member, Secretary of the CPV Central Committee, Head of the CPV Central Committee’s Commission for Popularisation and Education, spoke highly of the CPC’s great achievements over the past 90 years, saying that the party accomplished a new democratic revolution to establish the People’s Republic of China and implement the building of socialism.

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Weekly Update Jun 20: Palooza Party, Independence Day Family Picnic & BBQ, Crisis Management

Highlights

Tu-We, Jun 21-22 Global Labour Trends: Impact on Vietnam’s Labour Market
We, Jun 22, Young Professional Palooza Party
Sa, Jul 2, 2011 Independence Day Family Picnic and BBQ
Th, Jul 7 How to Manage a Crisis that Hurts Your Company’s Reputation?
Southern Key Economic Region: Ports, Industrial Parks, and Other Infrastructure
Asia Development Bank: “Skills Enhancement Project” Loan to Vietnam, 2010-2016

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AmCham Palooza Party, Movenpick Hotel, May 25


When: Wed, May 25th 2011 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Moevenpick Hotel Saigon, 253 Nguyen Van Troi, Phu Nhuan District, Ho Chi Minh City

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AmCham Young Professionals Palooza Party, Mar 30


AmCham Young Professionals Palooza Party

WHEN: Wed, Mar 30 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
WHERE: Bernie’s Bar & Grill, 19 Thai Van Lung St., Dist. 1, HCMC

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Event Background

AmCham continue its series of monthly networking events for young professionals at the coolest and latest nightspots in Ho Chi Minh City.

The Young Professionals Palooza Party is a platform to develop new friendships, networking opportunities and information exchange. People from all age groups are welcome to attend – there’s no age limit, you just have to be young at heart!

Come and join us for a night of casual networking, meet other professionals, bring your business cards!

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