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NA Chairwoman highlights importance of sixth session

Politics

NA Chairwoman highlights importance of sixth session

The sixth session of the 14th National Assembly is of great importance as it will review the country’s performance in the first half of the 2016-2020 tenure, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan at the opening of the session in Hanoi on October 22.

RoK earns 680 million USD from farm exports to ASEAN in H1

World

RoK earns 680 million USD from farm exports to ASEAN in H1

The Republic of Korea's agricultural exports to the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) topped 680 million USD in the first half of this year, making the bloc the biggest importer of RoK farm produce, according to the Yonhap news agency.

Hanoi aims for more social housing by 2020

Business

Hanoi aims for more social housing by 2020

Hanoi’s property market will have more supply of social housing products for low-income people by 2020 in order to address the paucity of those products on the market combined with the over-supply of commercial houses.

Kon Tum to become nation’s key pharmaceuticals region

Health

Kon Tum to become nation’s key pharmaceuticals region

Kon Tum province has been to focus on synchronously launching measures to improve capacity and quality, expand production scale, enhance agricultural restructuring and striving to make the province become the nation’s key pharmaceuticals region.

Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates

Business

Coffee exports rise, but value stagnates

Vietnam exported 1.46 million tonnes of coffee worth 2.77 billion USD in the first three quarters of 2018, an increase of 20.1 percent in volume and 0.4 percent in value compared to the same period last year.

Finance companies slow credit growth

Business

Finance companies slow credit growth

Consumer finance companies have been cutting credit growth to focus more on tightening internal governance and selecting solvent customers to target a safer and healthier development.