Politics

PM Dung wraps up Sichuan, Chongqing visits

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung left Chongqing City on October 17, wrapping up his visits to the city and Sichuan province and his attendance of the 10 th Western China International Trade Fair.
Business

Index rises for third straight day

VN-Index posted its third consecutive day of gains on Oct. 8, closing up nearly a percent to 571.84, with shares in real estate, rubber and consumer goods all posting remarkable gains.
Business

Indian businessmen keen on Vietnam

A senior business delegation from the Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry will make a field trip to Vietnam from Oct. 3-13 to seek out opportunities for cooperation and investment.
Hanoi CPI increases by 0.77 percent in September Business

Hanoi CPI increases by 0.77 percent in September

Hanoi’s consumer price index (CPI) rose by 0.77 percent in September over the last month and 9.44 percent compared to the level at the beginning of the year, according to the municipal statistics department.
CPI continues to see slight rise in August Business

CPI continues to see slight rise in August

The consumer price index (CPI) in August rose by 0.24 percent against July and 1.97 percent when compared to the same period last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Tuyen Quang urged to develop forest economy Politics

Tuyen Quang urged to develop forest economy

The mountainous northern province of Tuyen Quang should make use of its advantages to develop a forest-based economy as it is home to nearly 500,000 ha of economically valuable forests.
Sci-Tech

Rubber waste recycled into cheap fuel

Scientists at the Southern Construction Materials Centre have been successful in recycling rubber waste to produce fuel oil through the thermolytic process at the cost of only half the price of crude oil.
Business

CPI sees slight rise in July

CPI in July rose by 0.52 percent against June and 3.31 percent compared to the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.
Society

US helps isolated communities increase incomes

The US government is to help isolated communities in Vietnam to increase their incomes by producing bamboo furniture, flooring and construction materials, according to a press release issued by the American Embassy on July 20.