Sugar association looks to Prime Minister for help Business

Sugar association looks to Prime Minister for help

The Vietnam Sugar and Sugarcane Association proposed to the PM not to allow an extension for temporary sugar imports for re-export as the sweet industry was struggling with high stockpiles and slumping prices due to illegally imported sugar.
Local firms sour on sugar imports Business

Local firms sour on sugar imports

The additional import of 100,000 tonnes of sugar approved by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has raised concerns for local sugar producers.
Local stocks mixed as Brexit vote loom Business

Local stocks mixed as Brexit vote loom

Vietnamese shares were volatile and closed mixed on June 22 as investors remained cautious ahead of the vote to decide Britain’s membership in the European Union (EU).
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Foods, holiday season may push CPI up

December's Consumer Price Index is forecast to increase by 0.5 to 0.6 percent compared to the previous month due to the advent of Christmas and Tet holidays alongside flooding in several areas.
Essential goods prices stable for now Business

Essential goods prices stable for now

Several factors may help restrain prices of essential goods this month, a report released by the Price Management Department under the Ministry of Finance says.

Local supplies of essential commodities for production and consumption are considered one of the most important factors contributing to the nation's effort to curb inflation.