Agro-forestry-fishery exports record trade surplus
06:00 | 10/09/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) is reporting a surplus of US$6.2 billion in agro-forestry-fishery trade in the first eight months of 2020, 4.9 percent higher than the same period last year.
The greening of Bat Trang Pottery Village
06:00 | 08/09/2020 Industry
(VEN) - By investing in gas-fired and electric ovens, the villagers of Bat Trang Pottery Village in Hanoi’s Gia Lam District have revolutionized production and made their environment greener and cleaner.
Optimistic signs emerge for Vietnam’s economy
06:00 | 04/09/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Positive economic indicators have emerged in Vietnam in the first seven months of the year despite the Covid-19 pandemic that has crippled much of the global economy. These include a trade surplus and record growth of public investment disbursement. However, the forecast for the remaining months of 2020 is less hopeful and overcoming the challenges will require joint efforts and national consensus.
Inflationary pressure eases with steady decline in CPI growth
06:00 | 31/08/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Following relatively sharp increases in the first half of 2020, inflationary pressure appears to be easing with a decline in the consumer price index (CPI), prompting optimistic forecasts about curbing CPI growth below the targeted four percent.