CPI up by 0.2 percent in May
16:18 | 01/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Statistics from the General Statistical Office showed that the consumer price index (CPI) increased by 0.2 percent from April to May and 4.72 percent from a year ago.
Raiding contraband cigarettes
11:28 | 28/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - For more than a month raiding cigarette smuggling, market surveillance forces across the country have seized thousands of contraband cigarette packs. Smuggled cigarettes are no longer sold openly as before but secretly, requiring greater efforts by market surveillance forces and local governments.
Boosting state-owned enterprise equitization
14:02 | 27/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In order to carry out the prime minister’s directions on economic restructuring, especially the equitization of state-owned enterprises, the Ministry of Industry and Trade has actively implemented measures to accelerate the equitization process by 2015.
Dong Nai to open rep office in Dubai
15:09 | 26/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Dong Nai Province People’s Committee said that more than 40 businesses most of which are located in Dong Nai would fly to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to survey the market from June 6-13.
Mekong Delta promotes crop restructuring
14:02 | 23/05/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - To gradually reduce rice production in the context of sales related difficulties and reorganize rice production in a sustainable manner, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is encouraging farmers in the Mekong Delta to grow other kinds of annual crops instead of rice.