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Vietnam's Vingroup in deal with Google to develop smart TVs

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Vingroup JSC, Vietnam’s biggest listed firm by market value, said on Wednesday it had signed an agreement with Google to develop smart TV on the Android platform.

HANOI, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Vingroup JSC VIC.HM, Vietnam’s biggest listed firm by market value, said on Wednesday it had signed an agreement with Google GOOGL.O to develop smart TV on the Android platform.

Five models of the television will be manufactured at Vingroup's factory in the capital, Hanoi, to be sold from December, the company said in a statement.

(Reporting by Phuong Nguyen; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)

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