Sugar firms struggle due to ATIGA Business

Sugar firms struggle due to ATIGA

Tariffs cut to zero under the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) from January 1 this year and the COVID-19 pandemic have made for a tough year for the sugar industry, heard an online seminar held by Nhan Dan (People) e-newspaper on September 16.
PVEP exceeds nine-month oil exploitation target Business

PVEP exceeds nine-month oil exploitation target

The PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) extracted 2.6 million tonnes of oil equivalent in the first eight months of this year, surpassing the target by 2 percent and equivalent to 68 percent of the yearly plan.
Vietnamese rice takes bite out of global market Business

Vietnamese rice takes bite out of global market

Vietnam’s rice exports have expanded during the pandemic to surpass rival Thailand in price for the first time in three decades, leading experts to suggest the sector should consolidate its position.