Nine-month seafood exports estimated at 6.4 billion USD Business

Nine-month seafood exports estimated at 6.4 billion USD

Seafood export value in the first nine month of the year was estimated at 6.4 billion USD, a year-on-year increase of 7.2 percent, according to the Department of Farm Produce Processing and Market Development under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam takes lead in PMI rankings Business

Vietnam takes lead in PMI rankings

Vietnam maintained its lead in the ASEAN Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rankings, registering another solid improvement in its goods-producing sector in July, the latest survey from Nikkei’s IHS Markit revealed on August 1.
Rising food, service prices push Singapore’s inflation up in June World

Rising food, service prices push Singapore’s inflation up in June

Increase in the prices of food and services pushed Singapore’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) in June up by 0.6 percent year-on-year, according to a joint report by the Singaporean Ministry of Trade and Industry and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released on July 23.
Retail sales up 9.5 percent in January Business

Retail sales up 9.5 percent in January

Total revenue from retail trade and services reached 361 trillion VND (15.84 billion USD) in January, surging 3 percent over December and 9.5 percent over the same month last year.
VN stocks up again on blue chips Business

VN stocks up again on blue chips

Vietnamese shares advanced on strong investor interest in large-cap stocks but declining liquidity signaled further volatility during the last week of the year.
Banks, property boost VN Index Business

Banks, property boost VN Index

Shares advanced for a fourth session on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange thanks to the advancement of banks, property developers and other large-cap stocks.