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Vietnam’s exports to CPTPP countries set to surge

Business

Vietnam’s exports to CPTPP countries set to surge

Vietnam’s exports to member countries of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) are expected to increase strongly through 2030, reaching 25 percent of the nation’s total exports, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT).

Costs cause seafood firms to sink

Business

Costs cause seafood firms to sink

Rising production costs are harming the competitiveness of Vietnamese seafood products, according to experts. These include the prices of feed, material input, electricity and labour.

Vietnam achieves nearly 99 percent electrification

Business

Vietnam achieves nearly 99 percent electrification

Vietnam is one of the most efficient power markets in Southeast Asia, and has achieved nearly 99 percent electrification with relatively low cost in comparison to neighbouring country, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Earth Hour campaign starts in Ho Chi Minh City

Environment

Earth Hour campaign starts in Ho Chi Minh City

The Earth Hour campaign was launched in Ho Chi Minh City on March 17, with a focus on the "Change your green" project, which encourages volunteers to propose initiatives to reduce pollution and the use of plastic and promote waste recycling.