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January CPI slides over fuel cost reductions
24/01/2015 | 18:20:50
Following recent plunges in fuel prices, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in January dropped by 0.2 percent against that of December 2014, a record low over the last ten years.
Ho Chi Minh City sees strong growth in January Ho Chi Minh City had a good start for 2015 with strong and stable growth in January, heard a regular meeting on January 23 of the municipal People’s Committee.

US business community urged to spur Vietnam-US ties
Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh called upon American businesses to tighten links with Vietnamese counterparts to contribute to growth in bilateral economic and trade relations.
Vietnam, EU conclude last FTA talk round
24/01/2015 | 18:14:05
Vietnam and the European Union (EU) concluded the 11th and the last round of free trade agreement negotiations in Brussels, the capital of Belgium, on January 23 after five days of sitting.
Local stocks rally after ECB announces stimulus
24/01/2015 | 17:57:30
Stocks climbed more quickly towards the end of January 23's session, boosted by improvement in investor confidence after the European Central Bank announced a big bond-buying programme worth up to one trillion euros (1.16 trillion USD).
ADB funds 165 million USD for Vietnam’s education, infrastructure
23/01/2015 | 20:22:28
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided Vietnam with two loans totalling 165 million USD to improve secondary education for ethnic minority students in the country’s poorest areas, and upgrade rural infrastructure in six central provinces.
Supervisory model on public investments prove effective in Quang Nam
23/01/2015 | 19:49:00
A community-based model for supervising public investment has proved its effectiveness in reducing corruption and wastefulness, subsequently reducing related complaints and petitions in central Quang Nam province.
Government Inspectorate plans 25 inspections in 2015
23/01/2015 | 19:48:00
The Government Inspectorate of Vietnam (GIV) plans to conduct 25 inspections in 2015 with more attention to be paid to the monitoring of the implementation of post-inspection decisions.
Vatican Cardinal visits Vietnam
Vatican Cardinal Fernando Filoni's visit is hoped to help him understand more about VN's religious policies.
VN, Uruguay top legislators hold talks
NA Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung held talks with his Uruguayan counterpart Anibal Pereyra in Hanoi on Jan. 19.
Work begins on Phan Thiet airport
A ground-breaking ceremony was held on January 18 for Phan Thiet airport in Binh Thuan province.
Vietnam, India hold ninth defence dialogue
The ninth Vietnam-India defence dialogue was held in New Delhi on January 16.
Party Central Committee wraps up 10th meeting
The Party Central Committee wrapped up its 10th meeting in Hanoi on January 12.
Long Bien Bridge in need of work
Vietnam Railway Corporation has proposed the transport ministry renovate 112-year-old Long Bien Bridge.
Vietnam, a proactive force for Southeast Asia
Vietnam will be a “responsible, active, and proactive” member of the ASEAN family.
Singapore leads ASEAN investors in Vietnam
S'pore topped the list of eight ASEAN investors in Vietnam, with 1,353 projects worth 32.7b USD.
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