Communication received from missing boat Politics

Communication received from missing boat

The mainland could contact the captain and the crew on fishing boat QNg 66487 TS at 12:45hrs on Oct. 16, 2010, reported the People’s Committee of the central coastal province of Quang Ngai.
Business

Cashew sector faces serious material shortage

The lesson of lack of raw materials has recurred in the cashew sector with the raw cashew shortage forecast to hit 150,000 tonnes, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (VINACAS).
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Pepper export value grows 11.5 percent

Pepper exports fetched 328 million USD in the first 11 months of the year, an increase of 11.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Storm kills at least 19 in single province Society

Storm kills at least 19 in single province

Although storm Mirinae abated late in day on Nov. 2, heavy rains continued falling, causing raging floods in the central province of Phu Yen, claiming at least 19 lives and injuring 16 others.
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HCM City’s CPI rises by 0.15 percent in October

Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.15 percent in October over the previous month and 5.87 percent compared with the beginning of the year, according to the city’s Statistics Office.
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Coffee exports reach 1.3 billion USD

Vietnam exported 54,000 tonnes of coffee, with a total value of 76 million USD in September, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.