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RCEP believed to be signed this year

RCEP believed to be signed this year

Chairman of the Indonesia Food and Beverage Industry Association (GAPMMI) Adhi Lukman has expressed his belief that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement will be signed this year, regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Five-month coffee exports surge to US$1.3 trillion

Five-month coffee exports surge to US$1.3 trillion

VOV.VN - Vietnamese coffee exports reached 815,000 tonnes with a value of over US$1.3 trillion during the first five months of the year, representing a year-on-year increase of 5% in volume and 3.3% in value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam imports nearly 25 million tonnes of coal during five-month period

Vietnam imports nearly 25 million tonnes of coal during five-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 24.6 million tonnes of coal with a value of US$1,844 billion during the first five months of the year, representing an increase of 48% in terms of volume and 14.5% in value in comparison with the same period from last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Rice export prices hit two-year high

Rice export prices hit two-year high

VOV.VN - The first four months of the year has seen the average export price of rice reach US$470.2 per tonne, representing an increase of 10% over the same period from last year and the highest level over the course of the past two years.

Vietnam presents medical supplies to eight countries

Vietnam presents medical supplies to eight countries

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nguyen Quoc Dung on May 18 presented the token of medical supplies worth 420,000 USD as gifts from the Vietnamese Government and people to eight countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia and South Pacific.

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.

Vietnamese girls finish Junior Fed Cup in fourth place

Vietnamese girls finish Junior Fed Cup in fourth place

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese female team came in fourth position overall after suffering a 2-1 defeat at the hands of their Mongolian rivals during the final match of the Junior Fed Cup which took place in Jakarta, Indonesia, on February 28.

ASEAN hails Vietnam’s organization of 30th AICHR meeting

ASEAN hails Vietnam’s organization of 30th AICHR meeting

VOV.VN - The 30th meeting of the ASEAN Inter-Governmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) was held in Hanoi from February 18-21 under the chair of Ambassador Nguyen Thai Yen Huong, Vietnam’s AICHR representative and Chair of AICHR 2020.

Betong Airport in Yala to Open in June 2020

Betong Airport in Yala to Open in June 2020

Betong Airport in Betong district, Yala province, will be open in June 2020, which will facilitate travel to and from the southern border provinces and boost the local economy and tourism.