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The 'lonely' man who helps fix motorbikes for free

For almost a quarter of a century, Nguyễn Văn Minh has been fixing motorbikes and bicycles for free. You’ll find him close to HCM City’s National University, ready to provide a helping hand to students and people on low income.

Price ceiling hike for air tickets will not hit inflation

Earlier, the CAAV proposed to raise the price ceiling for airfares, citing a surge in petrol prices as a reason. It noted geopolitical tensions, especially the Russia-Ukraine conflict, have pushed the jet fuel price of Jet A1 to a new height since the beginning of 2022.


Việt Nam's Q1 recovery goes on but watches for geopolitical risks

Việt Nam’s economy has shown its strong resilience with an expansion of 5.03 per cent in the first three months of this year as risks from the COVID-19 pandemic recede. Yet, complex international environment is expected to weigh on the Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing economy in the next quarters.

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Inflation storm forecast this year

Analysts said inflation has hit many economies around the world, with the situation going from bad to worse, and Việt Nam is no exception with an inflation storm expected in the near future.


Expert suggests tax reduction to cool down gasoline price

Việt Nam's prospects for economic recovery and macro stability in 2022 are under some pressure due to the Russia-Ukraine military conflict. Nguyễn Đức Độ, deputy director of the Institute of Economics – Finance, talks to Đầu tư & Tài chính (Investment and Finance) online newspaper around this issue.