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Vietnam-Mexico trade on the rise

Vietnam-Mexico trade on the rise

(VOV) - Two-way trade between Vietnam and Mexico reached US$199 million in the first quarter of this year, up 1.01 percent compared to the same period last year.

Dengue-fever likely to rise in next few months

Dengue-fever likely to rise in next few months

The number of dengue fever cases is expected to increase in the next few months if prevention efforts are not intensified in localities, according to the steering board on dengue fever prevention.

Petrol prices rise VND1,100 per litre

Petrol prices rise VND1,100 per litre

The National Petroleum Corp (Petrolimex) and Military Petrochemical Joint Stock Co (MIPEC) raised their retail oil and petrol prices by VND500 – 1,100 per litre as of 17.00 pm August 13.

Retail sales rise 19.8 percent in 6 months

Retail sales rise 19.8 percent in 6 months

Retail sales of goods and services in the first six months of 2012 reached more than 1, 14 trillion, up 18.8 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Seafood exports hit US$3.1 billion in 7 months

Seafood exports in July reached US$500 million, raising the country’s seven-months turnover to US$3.1 billion, an increase of 24.8 percent over the same period a year ago.

Fuel price edge up around VND400

Fuel price edge up around VND400

Domestic petrol and oil retail prices rose by VND410 and VND400 per litre on August 9, respectively, announced the Vietnam National Petroleum Corporation (Petrolimex), the largest fuel retailer in the country.

Rise in Vietnamese investments overseas

From the beginning of this year until now, Vietnamese businesses have had their 40 investment projects licensed in Laos, Cambodia, Russia, the US, Cuba and Algeria.

Hanoi’s goods and services rise 24.9 pct

Hanoi’s goods and services rise 24.9 pct

Hanoi’s goods and services turnover in the first four months of the year reached nearly VND266,235 billion, up 24.9 percent against the same period last year.

Discounts drive auto sales rise, Toyota surge

Discounts drive auto sales rise, Toyota surge

U.S. auto sales jumped to a seven-month high in March led by a 41 percent surge at Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) after the Japanese automaker offered the steepest discounts in its history to win back sales lost during its recent safety crisis.

Rise in hand, foot, mouth cases

The number of children contracting hand, foot mouth disease (HFMD) is on the rise even though the peak season is still one month away, Children Hospitals Nos 1 and 2 in HCM City have announced.

Vietnam’s A/H1N1 cases rise to 17

Two more Vietnamese people tested positive for the A/H1N1 virus on June 9, bringing the total number of confirmed A/H1N1 cases in the country to 17, said the Ho Chi Minh City Municipal Health Department.

Number of third-borns rises by 1 percent

The Ministry of Health has reported as many as 27,450 new third-born children in the first quarter, an increase of one percent over the same period last year. The figure is predicted to rise to more than 60,360 children by the end of the second quarter.