Vietnam’s GDP forecast to grow 3.8 percent this year Business

Vietnam’s GDP forecast to grow 3.8 percent this year

Vietnam’s economic growth rate this year would reach 3.8 percent if there is no second COVID-19 outbreak in the second half of the year and economic activities gradually resume, the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VERP) has predicted.
Vietnamese lychees hit shelves in Singapore Business

Vietnamese lychees hit shelves in Singapore

Vietnamese lychee was officially put up for sale in Singapore’s FairPrice supermarket chain, making the first year when the specialty fruit has been imported from the Southeast Asian country on a large scale.
Supermarkets help farmers sell lychees Business

Supermarkets help farmers sell lychees

Several large supermarket chains have pledged to support the consumption of lychees as the fruit enters the harvest season in the northern provinces of Bac Giang and Hai Duong, the two biggest growers of the fruit in the country.
Thanh Ha lychee fair opens in Hanoi Business

Thanh Ha lychee fair opens in Hanoi

A three-day fair of Thanh Ha lychee, a specialty of the northern province of Hai Duong, was opened on May 29 at the Vietnam Agricultural Exhibition Centre in Hanoi.
Court sentences 15 in exam cheating scandal in Hoa Binh Society

Court sentences 15 in exam cheating scandal in Hoa Binh

The People’s Court of Hoa Binh province on May 21 sentenced 15 defendants involved in the 2017-2018 national high school exam cheating scandal in which dozens of candidates had their exam scores raised so they could graduate high school and enrol in universities or colleges.
First instance trial on exam cheating scandal in Hoa Binh opens Society

First instance trial on exam cheating scandal in Hoa Binh opens

The People’s Court of Hoa Binh province on May 11 opened the first instance trial on the 2017-2018 national high school exam cheating scandal in which dozens of candidates had their exam scores increased so they could graduate high school and attend universities or colleges.