Supply chains for safe farm produce Business

Supply chains for safe farm produce

Creating efficient supply chains for safe farm produce is essential to guarantee sales as well as ensure quantity and quality, delegates told a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on December 28.
Migrant pressure on Central Highlands Society

Migrant pressure on Central Highlands

A massive influx of migrants from remote northern provinces to the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) region has put intense pressure on the local population and has hindered socio-economic development.
Bac Lieu’s seafood exports rise sharply Business

Bac Lieu’s seafood exports rise sharply

Exports of seafood from southern Bac Lieu province have seen a sudden rise in both quantity and value in April, with 2,800 tonnes of frozen shrimp, worth over 27 million USD, shipped abroad in the month so far.
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Interest rate drops, inflation under control

The State Bank of Vietnam has adjusted its benchmark interest rates five times in 2012 at a pace faster than planned, bringing the ceiling for deposit interest rate down to 8 percent a year and lending interest rate for priority sectors to 12 percent per annum, the bank said at a press conference on Dec. 27.