March CPI growth predicted at 0.5 percent

Market experts have said they expect the consumer price index ( CPI ) will increase by 0.4-0.5 percent in March, compared to 1.37 percent in February, due to lower food prices, purchasing power and input prices.
Crackdown urged on low-grade fertilisers Society

Crackdown urged on low-grade fertilisers

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has asked local authorities and relevant agencies to strengthen the management of fertiliser products to prevent the purchase and use of fake and low quality products.

Global fertiliser prices on the rise

Fertiliser prices have increased following the appreciation of the US dollar against the Vietnamese dong as well as higher prices on the global market, spurred by high demand in many countries like India.