Seminar looks at future of local cocoa industry
Agricultural officials, experts, farmers, and business executives yesterday discussed the state of the cocoa industry and the opportunities to develop it in Binh Phuoc and the south-eastern region at a seminar held in the province.
Blue chip rally boosts markets
Stocks recovered yesterday on both exchanges as blue chips rallied after declining for four sessions.
Standard Chartered Private Equity (SCPE) yesterday announced the acquisition of a minority stake in An Giang Plant Protection Joint Stock Company (AGPPS), a market leader in Viet Nam's agricultural sector.
Groups from Viet Nam and Europe have launched a project in Ha Noi to help footwear businesses meet product safety requirements.
More than 200 domestic and foreign businesses from the construction industry are displaying their latest achievements, from manufacturing to interior decoration, at the 2014 Vietbuild International Exhibition which began yesterday in Can Tho in the Mekong Delta.
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang posted US$1.056 billion in export turnover in the first nine months of 2014, a record 39.1 per cent increase year on year.
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang posted US$1.056 billion in export turnover in the first nine months of 2014, a record 39.1 per cent increase year on year.
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang posted US$1.056 billion in export turnover in the first nine months of 2014, a record 39.1 per cent increase year on year.
The Investment and Trade Promotion Centre of HCM City will hold its third hi-tech agriculture and food industry fair, Hi-Tech Agro 2014, in HCM City's Le Van Tam Park from October 22 to 26.
Restructuring report fails to deliver
National Assembly delegates yesterday said a report on the restructuring of public investment in State-owned enterprises and the banking system had not supplied detailed results.
Ha Noi sets up tax hotline
The Ha Noi Department of Tax has set up a hotline number, 04-38512436, at its office to give advice to citizens and enterprises about tax policies and procedures.
Better to buy houses in City, rent in Ha Noi: CBRE
Better to buy houses in City, rent in Ha Noi: CBRE

House rentals are vastly different in HCM City and Ha Noi. For a similar quality apartment in a comparable location, the rent in HCM City is 10-20 per cent higher than in Ha Noi. This means residential properties in the southern hub can provide better yields than those in Ha Noi for landlords, according to a report released by CBRE.

VN farmers face more fruitful future in US
VN farmers face more fruitful future in US

Viet Nam will be exporting litchi and longan to the United States and is preparing to export more fruit when it joins the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) next year.

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Authorities step in to save old trees 1    Authorities step in to save old trees

The Ha Noi People's Committee has asked Ha Noi Urban Railway Management Unit to try to avoid chopping down many old trees to make way for a future metro line.

Young travellers rescue bus accident victims Young travellers rescue bus accident victims

A group of 16 young Vietnamese motorbikers were first on the scene at last Monday's tragic bus accident on its way from the resort town of Sa Pa, which killed 13 of the 50 passengers on a sleeper bus.

Capital's new urban areas still without safe tap water Capital's new urban areas still without safe tap water

People living in apartment buildings of the capital's new urban areas are expressing concern over poor-quality tap water.

Minister acts on highway peril Minister acts on highway peril

The Ministry of Transport has urged Lao Cai People's Committee to co-ordinate the completion of the highway linking Noi Bai airport with Lao Cai and the resort town of Sa Pa.

VN film triumphs at Venice festival 2    VN film triumphs at Venice festival

A film by Vietnamese female director Nguyen Hoang Diep beat seven other foreign debut features to win the Best Film prize at the 2014 Venice International Film Festival's International Critics' Week.