Foreign investors weaken markets Business

Foreign investors weaken markets

Foreign investors were net sellers on March 23 as they sold a total value of 120 billion VND (5.7 million USD) and traded nearly 23 million shares, dragging large-cap shares and the national stock market down.
Six provinces realise universal preschool education Society

Six provinces realise universal preschool education

Six northern provinces, namely Bac Ninh, Hoa Binh, Hai Duong, Vinh Phuc, Phu Tho and Thai Binh, have fulfilled universal preschool education for five-year-old children, according to the government’s online newspaper VGP.

Property popular as Index nears 500

Almost all shares in the construction and real estate development sectors hit their ceiling prices on the HCM Stock Exchange on August 12, lifting the VN-Index to within striking distance of the psychologically-important 500-mark, but acclerated profitaking put the brakes on the upward trend.