Business

Vietnam’s exports to Brasil up 5.72 pct

Despite Brasil’s import being reduced under the influence of the global financial crisis, Vietnam ’s exports to the country in the first half of 2009 topped 80 million USD, a year-on-year increase of 5.72 percent.
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CPI sees slight rise in July

CPI in July rose by 0.52 percent against June and 3.31 percent compared to the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.
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Domestic retail sales bounce back

Retail sales revenues nationwide experienced an average monthly increase of 2 percent in the first six-months of the year despite decreases in the industrial production value and exports.
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ODA for Vietnam up 16 percent in first half

Vietnam has signed agreements worth more than 1.78 billion USD in official development assistance (ODA) with international donors in the first half of the year, a year-on-year rise of 15.9 percent.