HCM City to stabilise market prices Business

HCM City to stabilise market prices

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade has pledged to help businesses stabilise market prices following hikes in gasoline and electricity prices.
Steady prices key to boosting demand for cashew nuts Business

Steady prices key to boosting demand for cashew nuts

Price stability is needed to ensure sustained growth of the cashew nut market and benefits for stakeholders in the cashew value chain, participants said at the 10th International Conference on Cashew in northeastern Quang Ninh province at the weekend.
Inflation under control: Deputy PM Business

Inflation under control: Deputy PM

Despite complicated changes in the world situation, Vietnam has shown strong performance in stabilizing prices and reining in inflation, keeping the average at only 3.57 percent in the first nine months over 2017.
Shops launch new school year promotions Society

Shops launch new school year promotions

As a new school year is just around the corner, many supermarkets and bookstores have launched major promotions designed to increase sales of stationery and other school supplies.
Singapore to loosen monetary policy ASEAN

Singapore to loosen monetary policy

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced on October 14 that it will ease its monetary policy for the second time this year in an effort to foster economic growth.
Power price adjustment to be submitted to PM in March Business

Power price adjustment to be submitted to PM in March

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is currently appraising the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN)’s proposal to adjust the price of power and will submit a report to the Prime Minister within March, said Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Nguyen Van Nen.