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Bosch Germany to Invest in Vietnam

Bosch, the leading German engineering-electronics company, is planning to invest 160 million Euros ($214.7 million) in Vietnam for the next three years to expand three areas in its company: its present production site for push-belts; Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) in automobiles; and its new automotive research and development (R & D) center in Southern Vietnam. […]

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Da Nang Establishes City-Wide Free Wi-Fi

In order to make information technology accessible to everyone, the government of Da Nang, through the municipal Department of Information and Communication, has launched a free Wi-Fi service for both tourists and local residents. At present, there are 330 base transceiver stations installed at important locations and establishments like universities, tourists sites, apartments and the […]

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GrabBike App Pioneers in Vietnam

The Malaysian-based company which brought us the largely growing taxi-booking GrabTaxi App is at it again. This time, it introduces the GrabBike App, a motorbike service which allows users to hail a xe om (motorbike taxi) through an iOS or Android Smartphone. While hiring a traditional xe om poses certain inconveniences like long and tiring […]

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MobiFone Introduces Prepaid Mobile Package for International Visitors

MobiFone, Vietnam’s dominant mobile service provider, introduced a prepaid mobile package designed exclusively for international tourists visiting the country. Named Happy Tourist, the special promo offers data, SMS and call services in several packages but all at affordable prices for more convenience to foreign tourists visiting Vietnam. The Happy Tourist prepaid package has two choices […]