Apparel exports reach 12.6 bln USD in 6 months Business

Apparel exports reach 12.6 bln USD in 6 months

Vietnam’s garment and textile exports in the first half of this year reached 12.6 billion USD, a year on year increase of 4.72 percent and accounted for 41 percent of the sector’s target for 2016.
Beverage sector needs to strategise Business

Beverage sector needs to strategise

Local beverage enterprises should have reasonable strategies on production and consumption to gain growth in the situation of high inventory at present, said experts.
PM vows to realise socio-economic development plan Politics

PM vows to realise socio-economic development plan

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has pledged that the Government will persist in drastically implementing set objectives, tasks and measures in an effort to fulfill the 2013 socio-economic development plan at the highest level.
Business

Financial committee urges rate cut

The National Financial Supervisory Committee has suggested a further cut in the deposit interest-rate cap to 7 percent to bring down lending rates to around 10 percent.
Business

Sugar imports to reach 70,000 tonnes

Vietnamese companies will be allowed to import 70,000 tonnes of sugar this year despite sufficient supply in the domestic market in order to keep up with WTO commitments.