Pig imports push domestic pork prices down

Pig imports push domestic pork prices down

Efficient reproduction of pigs and enhancing imports of frozen pork and live pigs have made prices of live hogs fall, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

HCM City ready to welcome investment opportunities in new situation

HCM City ready to welcome investment opportunities in new situation

VOV.VN - Despite being significantly affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, the rate of foreign investment attraction in Ho Chi Minh City since the beginning of the year has continued to rise, especially with a spike in domestic investment occurring at industrial parks and export processing zones.

Vietnam’s CPI index goes up slightly in August

Vietnam’s CPI index goes up slightly in August

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) slightly went up 0.07% month-on-month in August due to the impacts of heavy rainfalls nationwide and rise in domestic rice and education service prices, reported the General Statistics Office on August 29.

Action plan to bolster CLMV economic growth approved

Action plan to bolster CLMV economic growth approved

Cooperation in trade and investment, human resources, and post-pandemic economic recovery will be the focus of a 2021-2022 joint plan of action freshly adopted by Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) at the 12th CLMV Economic Ministers Meeting.

Online exporting represents golden opportunity for business development

Online exporting represents golden opportunity for business development

VOV.VN - Evidence shows that local businesses are still failing to seize upon a number of online exporting opportunities, therefore missing out on further development due to a lack of co-operation with partners and not conducting effective business transactions with a high level of profitability.

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam has been always very good at taking advantage of crisis to accelerate reforms and move faster and grow better, Jacques Morisset, World Bank Lead Economist and Programme Leader for Vietnam, has said.

Transparent policies best way to penetrate global value chains

Transparent policies best way to penetrate global value chains

VOV.VN - Policy clarification and adjustment are the best methods in which the nation can further integrate into global value chains, according to Ambassador of the EU to Vietnam Giorgio Aliberti, adding that the absence of being part of global supply chains and global trade activities would be a significant limitation for any country.

Volume of goods through seaports up 6% in eight months

Volume of goods through seaports up 6% in eight months

Statistics from the Vietnam Maritime Administration showed that despite being affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the total volume of goods through Vietnamese seaports reached nearly 485.3 million tonnes in the first eight months of this year, representing year-on-year growth of 6%.