Business

Tay Ninh border economic zones aimed for growth, integration

Situated on the intersection of arterial roads and national economic corridors, Tay Ninh province has easy access to seaports and major economic centres. It has developed industrial parks and economic zones along trans-Asia Highway and National Road 22B to meet the needs of investors. Vietnam Business Forum reports.
Rice exports slide as Southeast Asia demand declines Business

Rice exports slide as Southeast Asia demand declines

Rice exports are set to fall by around 15 percent this year to 6.6 million tonnes after demand plunged in Southeast Asia, the general secretary of the Vietnam Food Association has said.

Huynh Minh Hue told a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City early this week that the average export price was 430.89 USD a tonne, down 14.5 USD from last year, as exports fetched 2.64 billion USD.
Politics

NA Chairman visits Bach Long Vi island

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung has underlined the important geographical position of Bach Long Vi island district and its role as an ideal destination for developing fishing and tourism in line with the national socio-economic development plan.