Vietnam evolving rapidly in ICT: Official Sci-Tech

Vietnam evolving rapidly in ICT: Official

Vietnam is evolving robustly in information technology and telecommunications (ICT) and devising a strategy to grow further, said Nguyen Thanh Tuyen, Deputy Director of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC)’ Information Technology Department, on October 14.
Petrol prices rise from September 25 Business

Petrol prices rise from September 25

Retail petrol prices increase by more than 500 VND per litre from 3pm on September 25 following the latest adjustment by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance.
Vietnam strives to keep CPI growth low by end of 2021 Business

Vietnam strives to keep CPI growth low by end of 2021

Vietnam looks to maintain Consumer Price Index (CPI) growth lower than 1 percent a month during the last quarter of 2021 in an effort to keep inflation under the 4 percent target for the year, heard a recent meeting between Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai and the National Pricing Management Committee in Hanoi.
Thai Nguyen tea strives to access global market Business

Thai Nguyen tea strives to access global market

Specialty tea grown in the northern province of Thai Nguyen has obtained collective trademark protection in the US, mainland China, Taiwan (China) and Russia, setting the scene for the product to gain a stronger foothold in the global market.
Petrol prices down slightly on July 27 Business

Petrol prices down slightly on July 27

Retail petrol prices were down about 100 VND per litre from 3pm on July 27 following the latest adjustment by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance.
Indonesia lowers economic growth forecast for 2021 World

Indonesia lowers economic growth forecast for 2021

The Indonesian government has slashed the country’s growth projection in 2021 to 3.7 - 4.5 percent from the earlier prediction of 4.5-5.3 percent, given the serious impact of the latest wave of COVID-19 caused by the Delta variant and recent restrictions imposed in the two islands of Java and Bali.
Indonesia looks to become world’s Muslim fashion centre ASEAN

Indonesia looks to become world’s Muslim fashion centre

Indonesia can become a centre of the world's Muslim fashion as it holds great potential to support this, ranging from human resources, markets, to quality fashion design, Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Sandiaga Uno told the Indonesia Islamic Youth Economic Forum on June 28.