Kien Giang’s exports fall short of expectation Business

Kien Giang’s exports fall short of expectation

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang earned over 275 million USD in export revenue in the first half of the year, lagging behind the set target, according to the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.
CPI goes down slightly in July Videos

CPI goes down slightly in July

The General Statistics Office reported that the CPI of Vietnam fell slightly by 0.09% in July. The figure represented a year-on-year increase of 4.46% and was up 2.13% against December 2017.
Dak Lak: 8.8 mln USD of goods ready for Tet Society

Dak Lak: 8.8 mln USD of goods ready for Tet

Retailers and distributors in Dak Lak have prepared enough essential goods worth up to 200 billion VND (8.8 million USD) for the Lunar New Year festival, which falls on February 8.
Vietnam’s October CPI up 0.11 percent Business

Vietnam’s October CPI up 0.11 percent

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in October inched up 0.11 percent from the previous month, the same increase from last year’s corresponding period, announced the General Statistics Office (GSO).
 Rice exports continue to decline Business

Rice exports continue to decline

Vietnam exported over 3.8 million tonnes of rice, raking in 1.6 billion USD from January 1 to August 31, showing considerable drops in both volume and value over the same period last year.
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High-value Japanese rice grows on northern farmers

Cultivation of Japanese rice varieties has expanded rapidly in the northern provinces of Thai Binh and Nam Dinh due to the high profits they fetch, but farmers are still learning how to grow what is an alien crop.