Hoa Phat reports highest-ever revenue, after-tax profit Business

Hoa Phat reports highest-ever revenue, after-tax profit

The industrial manufacturer Hoa Phat Group posted 24.9 trillion VND in revenue in the third quarter of this year, up 62.7 percent year on year, and after-tax profit of over 3.78 trillion VND, doubling the figure recorded in the same period last year, the highest result that the firm has made in a quarter.
Website on respiratory diseases launched Health

Website on respiratory diseases launched

The website www.bac-si-giai-dap.com, a France-Vietnam cooperation project, was launched on October 13 in an effort to raise public awareness of less popular but serious respiratory diseases with high death risk.
VIB's pre-tax profit surges 52 percent in Q3 Business

VIB's pre-tax profit surges 52 percent in Q3

The Vietnam International Bank (VIB) posted pre-tax profit of over 1.66 trillion VND (72 million USD) in the third quarter of 2020, up 30 percent month-on-month and 52 percent year-on-year, according to its third quarter 2020 financial report published recently.
PV GAS’s reports post-tax profit of 259 mln USD in nine months  Business

PV GAS’s reports post-tax profit of 259 mln USD in nine months

PetroVietnam GAS Corporation JSC (PV GAS), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), raked in over 6 trillion VND (over 259 million USD) of post-tax profit in the first nine months of the year, exceeding the target set for the period by 27 percent.
Ninh Thuan to become country’s top salt producer Business

Ninh Thuan to become country’s top salt producer

The south-central province of Ninh Thuan will restructure its salt production by applying advanced techniques and renovating salt fields to become the country’s leading producer by 2030, according to its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Steel industry expects consumption recovery by year-end Business

Steel industry expects consumption recovery by year-end

The implementation of many large projects after the social distancing period and disbursement of public investment for infrastructure until the end of this year are expected to support growth in construction steel consumption, according to Rong Viet Securities (VDSC).
Silkworms to create wealth in remote area Videos

Silkworms to create wealth in remote area

Farmers in remote Đăng Hà commune in Bù Đăng district, southern Binh Phuoc province, toiled away at inefficient cashew nut farming before switching to mulberry trees to breed silkworms. And the little worms have helped local people wiggle away from poverty.
EU partners with ASEAN nations on counterfeit drug prevention ASEAN

EU partners with ASEAN nations on counterfeit drug prevention

EU Ambassador to ASEAN Igor Driesmans said the EU has launched a new social media campaign entitled “Your Health Is Priceless” which aims to raise awareness of the harms that counterfeit pharmaceutical and healthcare products can cause falsified medicines in Southeast Asia.