Vietnamese dragon fruit struggles to find markets Business

Vietnamese dragon fruit struggles to find markets

Since exports of dragon fruit, mainly through the border with China, are volatile, farmers want the fruit to be promoted in the local market, heard a conference held by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and Binh Thuan province last week.
Hanoi businesses prep for Tet demand Business

Hanoi businesses prep for Tet demand

The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade has directed its enterprises to increase supply by 10 percent over the year to satisfy the demand created by the 2017 Lunar New Year holiday
Vietnam shares volatile on Trump worries Business

Vietnam shares volatile on Trump worries

Shares were volatile on the two local exchanges on November 11 with lower trading liquidity as investors worried over the potential economic policies from US president-elect Donald Trump.
Vietnam shares drop on energy stock Business

Vietnam shares drop on energy stock

Shares declined on October 31 after a two-day rise as large-cap stocks, led by oil and gas stock, lost steam due to negative earnings as well as volatile oil prices.
Mekong Delta eyes market-driven agriculture Business

Mekong Delta eyes market-driven agriculture

The Mekong Connect - CEO Forum 2016 with the theme of “Seeking chances in challenges–Facing Climate Change, Environmental Risks and Integration Concerns,” took place in the Can Tho on October 26
Q3 prospects keep stocks on upswing Business

Q3 prospects keep stocks on upswing

Vietnamese shares advanced slightly on October 14 after a volatile trading week, driven by investor expectations of positive third-quarter earnings reports.
Record foreign sales of ETFs sink shares Business

Record foreign sales of ETFs sink shares

Shares sank for the third day on the two national stock exchanges, driven by record foreign sales in the final reallocation trading day for Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs).