Vietnamese fruit exporters from the Viet Nam Fruit and Vegetable Association (Vinafruit) will attend the Asia Fruit Logistica, a leading exhibition in Asia for fresh fruit and vegetables marketing. They will introduce Vietnamese dragon fruit, litchi and pomelo to the regional market.
The exhibition, which will take place from September 3-5, is considered the Asia-Pacific's leading exhibition for the global fresh fruit and vegetables industries.
THE SAIGON TIMES DAILY
Quang Ninh issues investment certificates
The northern province of Quang Ninh issued investment certificates for two foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with a total registered capital of $8.4 million last month, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
The department has issued investment certificates for five FDI projects, with a total registered capital of $269.7 million in the first seven months of this year, or 82 per cent of the same period last year, said the department.
DAU TU (VIET NAM INVESTMENT REVIEW)
Number of traffic accidents declines in July
In July, 1,910 traffic accidents occurred in Viet Nam, killing 699 people and injuring 1,497 people, a drop of 19 per cent in the number of accidents, 3 per cent in deaths and more than 30 per cent in injuries compared to the corresponding period last year, according to figures from the National Traffic Safety Committee.
THOI BAO KINH TE VIET NAM (VIET NAM ECONOMIC TIMES)