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Nghe An focuses efforts on keys industries

Business

Nghe An focuses efforts on keys industries

The central province of Nghe An plans to concentrate on the development of key industries up to 2020, including the production and supply of cement, building materials, sugars, electricity and garments.

HCM City adapts to climate change

Environment

HCM City adapts to climate change

Ho Chi Minh City has devised several solutions to adapt to global warming and achieve green growth and sustainable development by 2020, including a reduction of carbon dioxide emissions by 2 to 3 percent per year.

Tea exports expected to reach 245 million USD

Business

Tea exports expected to reach 245 million USD

The Vietnam Tea Association (Vitas) expects the country will earn 245 million USD from tea exports by the end of the year thanks to efforts to promote trade activities, reorganise production, diversify the product range, and improve the quality of tea, the Vietnam Economic News reported.

Capital flow continues to pour into textile industry

Business

Capital flow continues to pour into textile industry

Despite several major new projects, the attractiveness of the textile industry seems to have remained unchanged as it continues to lure huge amount of capital from both domestic and foreign investors, the Vietnam Economic News reported on May 28.

France, EU-funded programmes prove efficiency

Society

France, EU-funded programmes prove efficiency

As many as 85 percent of urban population in six Mekong Delta localities have access to clean water thanks to a programme funded by the French Development Agency, according to the Steering Committee for the Southwest.

ASEAN+3 sets up rice reserve

World

ASEAN+3 sets up rice reserve

ASEAN countries and their three partners, China, Japan and the Republic of Korea, have agreed to build a 800,000 tonne rice stock to offset the destabilizing effects caused by natural disasters.

Vietnam tops world’s cashew exports

Business

Vietnam tops world’s cashew exports

Posting an export turnover of 1.14 billion USD in 2010 from shipping abroad 196, 000 tonnes of cashew nuts, Vietnam continues leading the world’s cashew exporters for the fourth consecutive year.

Lack of storage blamed for gas hike

Business

Lack of storage blamed for gas hike

The State should offer incentives to businesses to encourage the building of large liquid petroleum gas (LPG) warehouses to help stabilise gas prices, said Dr Nguyen Si Thang, chairman of the Vietnam Gas Association (VGA).