Pork price gains record high

Pork price gains record high

The price of pork has doubled against its price during the same period last year, reaching a record high over the past few years, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

VND2.3 trillion raised from Government bonds

VND2.3 trillion raised from Government bonds

The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) raised VND2.3 trillion (over US$98.7 million) at the latest auction of Government bonds (G-bonds) issued by the State Treasury on August 1.

Commerce Min eyes Russian fruit market

Commerce Min eyes Russian fruit market

The Ministry of Commerce says that various types of tropical fruit are becoming more and more popular among Russian consumers whose purchasing power is increasing.

VN currency suffers from US-China trade war

VN currency suffers from US-China trade war

The Government will have to decide either to devalue the Vietnamese dong further against the US dollar to support exports and avoid cheaper Chinese goods to flood in the local market, or keep the USD/VND exchange rate stable to avoid increased public debt and control inflation as the US-China trade war accelerates.

Vietnam’s motorcycle market holds much potential

Vietnam’s motorcycle market holds much potential

The motorbike market of Vietnam has recorded positive growth in recent years, despite being forecast to enter a saturation period by the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) two years ago.

Sharp rise in imports of seafood

Sharp rise in imports of seafood

VOV.VN - Despite a slight decrease in the imports of seafood in June, the value of seafood imports jumped 32.5% to US$860.67 million during the first half of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Bao Viet tops Vietnam insurance market

Bao Viet tops Vietnam insurance market

The Bao Viet Group ranked first among the insurance companies in Vietnam with a revenue of more than VND9.9 trillion (nearly US$423.7 million) in the first half of 2018.

Mumuso faces fine of VND100 million from MoIT

Mumuso faces fine of VND100 million from MoIT

Mumuso is facing a fine of VND100 million (US$4,440) by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) due to the company’s unlawful practice of deliberately misleading consumers as to the origin of its goods or providing insufficient information.