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PM urges stronger development of sea-based economy

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PM urges stronger development of sea-based economy

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked relevant ministries, sectors and localities to further promote marine potential and advantages, overcome shortcomings and adopt timely measures to turn Vietnam into a rich and strong country based on its maritime economy.

Rubber industry faces falling export price

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Rubber industry faces falling export price

The average export price of Vietnamese rubber fell in tandem with the global price, affected by the escalating US-China trade war, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade) under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

SOEs divestment lags behind schedule

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SOEs divestment lags behind schedule

The equitisation plans of eight State-owned enterprises (SOE) were approved in the first half of 2018, with a total value of 29.37 trillion VND (1.29 billion USD), including more than 15.16 trillion VND (667.04 million USD) of State capital, the Ministry of Finance has reported.