Land use efficiency in cities in Vietnam remains low due to delayed projects, unused houses and improper land use planning, according to experts.
Vietnam exported an estimated 1.84 million tons of the grain in the first four months of this year, down nearly 9% from a year ago and the lowest volume for the same period in nine years, the government said.
A large number of level crossings illegally opened by local people along the north-south railway has been identified as one of the main causes for the high number of railway accidents in Vietnam, according to railway management companies.
A low pressure zone intensified into a tropical depression on Sunday afternoon with heavy rains forecast to drench central Vietnam.
The Internet connection speed of Vietnam’s mobile networks averaged 3.81 Mbps, standing 83rd among 95 countries and territories surveyed recently by global mobile application provider OpenSignal.
The national consumer price index (CPI) this month increased by 0.22 per cent over that of last month and 1.84 per cent over that of the end of last year.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the low-carbon agricultural support project (LCASP) with a total capitalization of US$84 million.
The General Statistics Office (GSO) announced the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for March rose by only 0.16 percent, despite a 10 percent increase in petrol prices, which is much lower than estimates by independent economists.
June saw trade deficit to a record low of dropping approximately US$742 million, down 14.7 percent from the previous month, according to the latest customs figures.
U.S. oil prices fell a fifth straight session and settled at a five-month low on May 17 as the dollar surged against the euro and energy markets fretted over swollen U.S. oil inventories and signs that China's growth may have peaked.