Vietnam-Israel trade yields US$236 mln in two months

Vietnam-Israel trade yields US$236 mln in two months

VOV.VN - Two-way trade between Vietnam and Israel hit US$236.58 million in the first two months of this year, with the latter enjoying a trade surplus, according to the Vietnamese Trade Office in Israel.

Businesses urged to cooperate to bring live pig price down

Businesses urged to cooperate to bring live pig price down

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong has urged livestock businesses to cooperate with the Government and with each other to bring the live pig price down from the current VND75,000 to VND70,000 per kg as from April 1.

Construction firms face difficulties due to COVID-19 pandemic

Construction firms face difficulties due to COVID-19 pandemic

The complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic have seriously affected a large number of enterprises, especially construction companies, as their business and production saw not very good results in the first quarter of 2020, according to a survey by the General Statistics Office.

Iron and steel exports to China enjoy major boost

Iron and steel exports to China enjoy major boost

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s iron and steel exports to China skyrocketed over the course of the first two months of the year, despite only a slight increase in the country’s overall exports, according to the latest statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Hanoi’s CPI rises 5.23% in Q1

Hanoi’s CPI rises 5.23% in Q1

The consumer price index (CPI) of Hanoi in the first quarter of 2020 increased by 5.23% against the same period last year, according to the municipal Statistics Office.

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

Shrimp exports enjoy surge over two-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the United States, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK) have flourished during the first two months of the year despite enduring drops in exports to the European Union and China as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Major agricultural exports drop off during first quarter

Major agricultural exports drop off during first quarter

VOV.VN - A range of major agricultural products, aside from rice and cashew nuts, experienced a year-on-year drop in export value during the first quarter of 2020, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Vietnam seeks to expand market to sustain GDP amid COVID-19

Vietnam seeks to expand market to sustain GDP amid COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam is striving to battle the COVID-19 pandemic while attaining socio-economic growth targets with authorities and enterprises making every effort to increase exports and stabilize the domestic market to sustain GDP this year.

Vietnamese confectionery firms get their act together

Vietnamese confectionery firms get their act together

Vietnamese confectionery businesses have upgraded production technologies to improve quality and efficiency, and developed new product lines to retain market share at home and also boost exports amid fierce competition.