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Upcoming Events and Activities (next two weeks)
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We-Mo, Feb 6-11 TET Lunar New Year (VN Holiday) “Tet is the festival which epitomizes the identity of Vietnamese culture. Many rites, festivities and practices of Vietnamese TET hark back to myths and legends of the Viet culture of the Bronze Age (first millenium B.C.) called the Red River Culture.” Click the link to learn more.
News and Issues Updates
Trading rights and Distribution rights: Mercedes-Benz to import vehicles and spare parts. Mercedes-Benz Vietnam has won a licence to import complete-built units. Customers would now be able to buy Mercedes-Benz vehicles from genuine sources and felt totally assured of the origins and verification of the cars, and could enjoy post-sale services and spare parts provided by Autohaus Mercedes-Benz nationwide.
Rents in major cities have sky-rocketed. Market observers said rising rents were dangerous for the economy, particularly as they hinder competitiveness and corporate expansion.