Archive for October 31st, 2018

Fifteen agricultural products proposed as national staples

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development is compiling a draft circular to give a list of key national agricultural products, with 15 items having been tentatively [...]
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Garment-textile export to reach 35 billion USD

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s garmenttextile export turnover hit 26.78 billion USD in the first nice months of 2018, up 16.57 percent yearonyear. With the pace, this is expected to reach [...]
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HCM City mulls over motorbike emission control

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The HCM City Department of Transport will devise a scheme to control emissions from motorbikes if the municipal government gives the agency the green light, reported Nguoi [...]
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Vietnam Jan-October coffee exports seen up 21.5 pct, rice to grow 3.4 pct

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s coffee exports grew 21.5 percent and rice exports 3.4 percent year-on-year in the first ten months, government data showed on Monday. Coffee Coffee exports [...]
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October’s CPI rise fueled by higher petrol prices

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The country’s consumer price index (CPI) this month has grown by 0.33 percent against September, largely driven by a recent hike in fuel prices, the general Statistical [...]
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More effective public investment attributed to rapid, sustainable growth

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VOV5 | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has restructured public investment toward faster and more sustainable economic growth. A government report says public investment has contributed significantly to [...]
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New rule forces CEOs of travel firms back to school

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Management agencies have made it mandatory for tour operators and managers of travel firms who have yet to obtain a college diploma in travel services or a certificate in [...]
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Poor one-crop rice fields may be converted into golf courses

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Planning and Investment is preparing a draft government decree on the construction of and business conditions needed for golf courses, including a proposal to [...]
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Forestry sector in 5.72 billion USD trade surplus

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s forestry sector enjoyed a trade surplus of 5.72 billion USD in the first 10 months of 2018, according to the Vietnam Administration of Forestry (VNForest) [...]
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US likely to approve Vietnamese tra fish compatibility: VASEP

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese tra fish quality compatibility may be approved by the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) under the US Department of Agriculture, though an official [...]
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Pangasius fish export turnover possible to hit $2 billion this year

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

Pangasius fish export has been advantageous with a high growth rate in the US market. So experts believe that $2 billion export turnover is obtainable for Vietnam this year. [...]
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Vietnam has little to gain from Sino-US trade war: Moody’s

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam`s economic growth is projected at 6.7 percent in 2018 following a six-year high 6.8 percent real GDP growth in 2017. Vietnam’s dependency on offshore demand, [...]
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Vietnam consumer spending rises 11.4pct in JanuaryOct

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

If excluding the price factor, the growth rate was 9.31 percent during the period, higher than the rate of 8.79 percent recorded in the same period in 2017. Total retail [...]
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Vietnam’s fiscal deficit swells to $1.81 billion in Jan-Oct

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

State budget revenues as of September 15 reached VND1,009 trillion (US$43.37 billion), equivalent to 76.5 percent of the year`s estimate. Vietnam saw a budget deficit of [...]
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