Reference exchange rate up VND10

Reference exchange rate up VND10

The reference exchange rate on October 12 was set at VND21,997 for one US dollar, up VND10 from the day before.

Reference exchange rate goes down VND10

Reference exchange rate goes down VND10

The reference exchange rate on October 10 was set at VND21,970 for one USD, down VND10 from October 7, showing a drop after rising in four consecutive days.

Fruit and veggie imports hit more than US$500 million

Fruit and veggie imports hit more than US$500 million

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports reached more than US$1 billion while imports jumped 36.9% to more than US$500 million for the eight months leading up to September of 2016, according to the Vietnam Customs.

Consumers in Vietnam go ‘hog wild’ for pork

Consumers in Vietnam go ‘hog wild’ for pork

VOV.VN - Vietnam has a population of approximately 93 million people with, according to official reports, an average pork consumption of about 20 kg per capita annually that is on a trajectory to double over the next few years.

Japanese businesses interest in Vietnamese market

Japanese businesses interest in Vietnamese market

After more than 20 years investing in China with success, Japanese businesses are now looking for opportunities in the Vietnamese market, said Amano Shinya, Director of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Guangzhou, China.

Various car models introduced at Vietnam Motor Show

Various car models introduced at Vietnam Motor Show

VOV.VN -As many as 100 car models by 13 domestic automobile makers like Chevrolet, Ford, Honda and Toyota went on display at the Vietnam Motor Show (VMS) 2016 that opened on October 5 in Hanoi.

Fuel prices increase slightly

Fuel prices increase slightly

The prices of RON 92 petrol and bio-fuel E5 rose 172 VND and 160 VND per litre, respectively, from 4:30 pm on October 5.

Lam Dong Arabica Coffee on show in Tokyo

Lam Dong Arabica Coffee on show in Tokyo

VOV.VN - Arabica coffee grown in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong was a hit at this year’s World Specialty Coffee Conference and Exhibition, September 28-30, held by the Specialty Coffee Association of Japan (SCAJ).

US mills file circumvention claim against Vietnam sheet steel

US mills file circumvention claim against Vietnam sheet steel

VOV.VN - Two US steelmakers have requested that the US Department of Commerce (USDOC) find that China is circumventing antidumping and countervailing duties on cold-rolled steel coil and corrosion-resistant sheet by processing hot-rolled coil in Vietnam.

Vietnamese consumers prefer ‘Made in Thailand’

Vietnamese consumers prefer ‘Made in Thailand’

VOV.VN - More than ever, consumers in Vietnam are looking for the ‘Made in Thailand’ label when purchasing consumer goods, and they're willing to pay a premium for these products, according to experts.

Chinese fertilizer plagues Vietnamese market

Chinese fertilizer plagues Vietnamese market

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 350,000 tons of fertilizer valued at US$82.6 million in August, bringing the total fertilizer imports to 2.6 million tons worth US$736 million for eight months, the General Department of Vietnam Customs reports.

Thai consumer goods flood Vietnam market

Thai consumer goods flood Vietnam market

VOV.VN - Thai goods are flooding Vietnamese market and much sought after by Vietnamese customers for high and stable quality and reasonable prices.