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6/11/2018 2:10:55 PM

Domestic market remains stable in May

The domestic market remained stable in May with total revenue from goods retail sales and services exceeding 354 trillion VND (15.6 billion USD), up 1.5 percent against the previous month and 10.4 percent year-on-year.

  • Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week kicks off in Hanoi

    Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week kicks off in Hanoi

    Public: 6/13/2018 11:00:35 PM

    The 'Luc Ngan-Bac Giang Lychee Week in Hanoi' just opened at BigC Thang Long on June 13th as part of Bac Giang's activities to promote lychee consumption this year.

  • Hanoi seeking ways to save low-priced daikon radishes

    Hanoi seeking ways to save low-priced daikon radishes

    Public: 3/19/2018 11:32:35 AM

    Hanoi authorities on March 16 held a meeting to seek measures to help farmers boost sales of daikon radishes which are facing incredibly low prices.

  • Vietnam targets cultivation export value of USD 21 billion in 2018

    Vietnam targets cultivation export value of USD 21 billion in 2018

    Public: 2/21/2018 4:22:03 PM

    (VNF) - The cultivation sector of Vietnam has set goal to reach over 21 billion USD in export turnover in 2018, representing a year-on-year rise of 2.2-2.3 percent.

  • Vietnam’s first station for e-vehicles opens in Da Nang

    Vietnam’s first station for e-vehicles opens in Da Nang

    Public: 11/22/2017 11:12:28 AM

    (VNF) - Vietnam’s first electric vehicle quick charger system opened on November 20 in the central city of Da Nang.

  • US approves star apple fruit imports from Vietnam

    US approves star apple fruit imports from Vietnam

    Public: 9/29/2017 11:30:21 PM

    Vietnam will be the first country in the world that is allowed to export star apple fruit to the US.

  • Vietnam ships first batch of dragon fruit to Australia

    Vietnam ships first batch of dragon fruit to Australia

    Public: 9/22/2017 1:31:37 PM

    The first batch of Vietnamese dragon fruit has been exported to Australia by the Hoang Phat one-member Ltd Co in the southern province of Long An, announced the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Long An authorities on September 20.

  • Korean biotech products reach Vietnamese market

    Korean biotech products reach Vietnamese market

    Public: 9/14/2017 4:47:59 PM

    Biotech products from the Republic of Korea (ROK) are being introduced at an exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City, organised by the Chuncheon Bioindustry Foundation (CBF) in collaboration with Lien Hoa Group.

  • Toyota Vietnam recalls over 20,000 cars for airbag issue

    Toyota Vietnam recalls over 20,000 cars for airbag issue

    Public: 8/28/2017 1:45:11 PM

    Toyota Vietnam will start recalling 20,015 cars, including Vios and Yaris models, across the country from August 28 in order to replace airbags produced by the Japanese firm Takata, stated the car manufacturer.

  • Sugary drinks may get unsavoury tax

    Sugary drinks may get unsavoury tax

    Public: 8/25/2017 2:14:11 PM

    The Ministry of Finance is proposing the levy of a special consumption tax of 10-20 per cent on sugary drinks to combat obesity rates, though a similar proposal was rejected by the government three years ago. VIR’s Van Thu offers insight into the hot debate surrounding the new proposal.

  • Phu Quoc fish sauce recognised as traditional craft

    Phu Quoc fish sauce recognised as traditional craft

    Public: 8/21/2017 10:32:28 PM

    The Phu Quoc Fish Sauce Association received a decision from the People's Committee of Kien Giang province on August 18th in recognition of Phu Quoc fish sauce as a traditional craft. In addition, the fish sauce making village on Phu Quoc Island has been recognised as a traditional craft village.

  • Vietnamese spend VND 15 trillion importing fruits in first seven months

    Vietnamese spend VND 15 trillion importing fruits in first seven months

    Public: 8/21/2017 2:04:42 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnam’s main fruit import market is Thailand, which accounts for 57% market share; followed by China with nearly 17%.

  • Chinese goods make Singapore “shopping heaven” dying

    Chinese goods make Singapore “shopping heaven” dying

    Public: 8/14/2017 4:14:43 PM

    (VNF) - The changing shopping habits of consumers has made retailers in Singapore - the shopping paradise struggling more than ever.

  • Vietnamese drinkers enrich brewers

    Vietnamese drinkers enrich brewers

    Public: 8/9/2017 2:58:11 PM

    Brewers and pubs are thriving thanks to Vietnamese wine and beer consumption.

  • Over 90 countries import Ca Mau shrimps

    Over 90 countries import Ca Mau shrimps

    Public: 8/9/2017 11:15:41 AM

    With favourable climatic conditions endowed by nature, Ca Mau has led the Mekong Delta provinces in shrimp production. Currently, nearly 300,000ha in the province are dedicated to shrimp production, with a turnover of nearly 150,000 tons and an export value of nearly US$1 billion.

  • Vietnamese enterprises participate in ASEAN-India Expo and Forum 2017

    Vietnamese enterprises participate in ASEAN-India Expo and Forum 2017

    Public: 8/6/2017 5:00:22 PM

    (VNF) - The High Quality Vietnamese Product Business Association, for the first time led a business delegation that will participate in the 2017 ASEAN-India Expo and Forum held in Bangkok from August 2-5.

  • Vietnam firms win bids to sell rice to Philippines

    Vietnam firms win bids to sell rice to Philippines

    Public: 7/26/2017 10:28:42 AM

    Vietnamese firms have won deals to supply 175,000 tons of rice to the Philippines at a tender on July 25, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

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