Gov’t urged to boost high-tech farming
10/21/2017 7:10:00 AM (GMT+7)
 More investment in high-tech agriculture is needed to produce high-quality exports with greater added value that can compete globally, speakers said at a conference held in HCM City on Thursday.

Bright prospect for tea exports in final quarter
10/21/2017 6:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Vietnam is the world’s seventh largest producer of tea, and the fifth biggest exporter. 124,000 hectares are cultivated, send to 500 processing facilities throughout the country eventually producing 500,000 tons of dried tea each year.

New moves at consumer finance companies
10/21/2017 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Techcombank plans to sell Techcom Finance and MCredit has been renamed MB Shinnei, signs that the Vietnamese consumer finance market continues to attract investors.

Petroleum supply expected to be plentiful from 2018
10/21/2017 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - No longer solely dependent on imports, Vietnam now can make petroleum products to satisfy domestic demand at its local oil refineries.

Some luxury hotels reportedly taking losses
10/21/2017 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
VietNamNet Bridge - Located in advantageous positions and providing services at high fees, some luxury hotels have been taking losses.

International energy currents
10/21/2017 6:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Energy is one of the sectors in Vietnam receiving significant attention from foreign investors. Mark Edmunds, Asia Pacific Oil and Gas leader at Deloitte, speaks about the opportunities for foreign investors in this sector.

Vietnam’s outstanding female entrepreneurs
10/20/2017 5:21:12 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese women Phuong Thao, Mai Kieu Lien, My Lan, are among a growing number of successful female entrepreneurs in the Vietnamese market.

Inflation in 2017 likely to stay below 4 percent: experts
10/20/2017 5:08:00 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam’s CPI in September rose 0.59 percent, the highest level in 10 months except for August due to increasing tuition fees. 

Vietnam, Australia sign MoU on financial cooperation
10/20/2017 5:06:06 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam’s Ministry of Finance and The Treasury of Australia will step up financial cooperation as per stipulated in a Memorandum of Understanding inked by Minister Dinh Tien Dung and Treasurer Scott John Morrison. 

Salt price doubles, middlemen benefit
10/20/2017 4:55:32 PM (GMT+7)
 According to Bac Lieu Province’s Agriculture and Rural Developemt Department, the price of salt has doubled in comparison with early this year.

Vietnam earned US$154.3 billion from exports
10/20/2017 4:54:01 PM (GMT+7)
 The country’s total import-export turnover in the first nine months of the year reached more than US$308.3 billion, posting a 21.3 per cent year-on-year increase, according to the General Department of Customs.

Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam
10/20/2017 3:49:14 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam has 49 seaports including 10 large-scale ports, which help accelerate the country’s economic development and international integration process, according to the Ministry of Transport.