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Petrol prices increase by over VND400 per litre

Petrol prices increase by over VND400 per litre

The Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance decided to increase the retail price of RON 92 petrol by VND434 to a maximum of VND18,580 (US$0.82) per litre from 3:00pm on November 20.

MoIT’s power tariff proposals to benefit hotels

MoIT’s power tariff proposals to benefit hotels

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is drafting regulations on new retail prices for electricity, aiming to lower electricity prices for hotels in order to strengthen the tourism sector and hike prices for electricity-guzzling households in an effort to incentivise lower consumption.

Real estate inventories taper off over 16%

Real estate inventories taper off over 16%

Real estate inventories nationwide saw a reduction of over 16 percent as of November 20, from the same time last year, to an estimated value of over VND26 trillion (US$1.14 billion).

Petrol price up VND271 per litre

Petrol price up VND271 per litre

The Ministries of Industry and Trade, and Finance decided to increase the retail price of RON 92 petrol by VND271 to a maximum of VND18,146 (US$79.8 cents) per litre from 3pm of November 4.

Pork prices set to rise as year-end supply dwindles

Pork prices set to rise as year-end supply dwindles

As the number of pig breeding households continues to drop, a shortage of live pigs could result in high pork prices later this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Fuel price hike to have knock-on effects

Fuel price hike to have knock-on effects

Enterprises providing transport services and construction materials planned to increase charges following an increase in fuel prices on the domestic market recently.

Hanoi office rental fees remain stable: CBRE

Hanoi office rental fees remain stable: CBRE

The market segment for offices and retail space for lease in Hanoi has seen stable rental prices for grade A and B office buildings in the third quarter of the year, according to the CB Richard Ellis Vietnam(CBRE)- the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment terms.

Rice exporters advised to diversify markets

Rice exporters advised to diversify markets

Vietnam exported more than 4.5 million tonnes of rice in the first nine months of this year for US$2 billion, up 19.6% in volume and 18% in value year on year, but its dependance on the Chinese market brings latent risks.

Domestic gold prices fall sharply

Domestic gold prices fall sharply

Gold prices slumped in the Vietnamese market on September 12 morning. On the Hanoi market, selling price of one tael, or 1.205 ounces, of State-owned SJC’s gold declined by VND190,000 (US$8.3) to US$36.75 million.

Grab and Uber fined, Mai Linh and Vinasun losing value

Grab and Uber fined, Mai Linh and Vinasun losing value

From early 2017, nearly 100 Grab and Uber drivers have been financially penalized for nearly VND350 million (15,400) due to lack of listed identification information, such as name and phone number of the companies.

Vietnam posts best lychee crop in 60 years

Vietnam posts best lychee crop in 60 years

Increasing exports helped Vietnam obtain its most successful lychee crop in 2017, with the highest prices in six decades, heard a conference on August 2 in northern Bac Giang Province, the country’s lychee farming hub.

CPI experiences slight rise in July

CPI experiences slight rise in July

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in July rose again by 0.11%, following the rebound of food prices, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Government urges competitive coal market

Government urges competitive coal market

The Government has assigned the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to build a development roadmap for a competitive coal market as there are new coal suppliers.