Measures sought to help Bac Giang export more lychee Business

Measures sought to help Bac Giang export more lychee

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has stressed the importance of quality management and traceability for lychee, a speciality fruit of the northern province of Bac Giang, to meet export requirements for China and other potential markets.
Hi-tech pepper cultivation expands in Quang Tri Business

Hi-tech pepper cultivation expands in Quang Tri

The central province of Quang Tri is promoting the application of high technology in the cultivation of pepper trees, one of the three main industrial crops of the province, in order to meet standards of the US and the EU.
Heavyweight stocks dent market Business

Heavyweight stocks dent market

Shares declined on August 31 on both national stock exchanges before the National Independence Day Holiday, led by heavyweight stocks.
Vietnam faces volatile foreign capital inflow Business

Vietnam faces volatile foreign capital inflow

Although the direction of foreign capital inflow is becoming increasingly unpredictable due to many external factors, experts said that Vietnam is still an attractive destination for foreign investors.
New rules on processing goods for foreign traders Business

New rules on processing goods for foreign traders

The Vietnamese Government has issued a decree stipulating that Vietnamese traders are allowed to process legal goods for foreign merchants, excluding the commodities banned or temporarily suspended from export and import.
Pho Hien set to be new tourism hub Travel

Pho Hien set to be new tourism hub

The northern province of Hung Yen is branding itself as the gateway to Hanoi city, in an effort to attract tourists and market its cultural sites and products.
Shares decline after a four-day rise Business

Shares decline after a four-day rise

Vietnamese shares declined on March 1 after rising for four consecutive sessions, due to large-cap stocks underperforming as investors sold in pursuit of short-term profits.
Stocks set to rise further after Tet Business

Stocks set to rise further after Tet

Vietnam’s stock market is expected to rise further after the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday and even throughout 2018, boosted by positive macro economic development as well as support of foreign traders
Caution predicted on stock market before Tet Business

Caution predicted on stock market before Tet

Selling pressure is predicted to extend to this week’s trading, which may have negative impacts on the stock market, in the context of declining trade by foreign investors and unexpected movements in the US market.
HCM City targets 10 pct growth in retail sales, export revenue Business

HCM City targets 10 pct growth in retail sales, export revenue

The industry and trade sector in HCM City is targeting a growth rate of 8-8.5 percent in the industrial production index (IPI) and 10 percent growth in the total retail sales of goods and services for 2018, according to the HCM City Department of Industry and Trade.