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First half of year hit by plunging rubber exports

First half of year hit by plunging rubber exports

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported 456,000 tonnes of rubber during the first half of the year worth a total of US$606 million, down 25.7% in volume and 27.9% in value compared to the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Exports to Southeast Asia forecast to keep upward trend

Exports to Southeast Asia forecast to keep upward trend

Vietnam’s exports to many Southeast Asian countries like Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, and Cambodia have grown strongly recently and are predicted to continue the upward trend in 2018.

Buu Long Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City

Buu Long Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City

Located in district 9 in Ho Chi Minh City, Bửu Long pagoda shares common architecture with other pagodas in Southeast Asian countries, making it special among pagodas in Vietnam.

Age Group Swimming Championship opens in Da Nang

Some 262 swimmers from eight Southeast Asian countries are joining in the 39th Southeast Asian Age Group Swimming Championship, which opened in the central coastal city of Da Nang on December 4.

Record number of Vietnamese students in US

Record number of Vietnamese students in US

The number of Vietnamese students in the US this year increased by 12.9% compared to last year, according to data from the Institute of International Education.

Southeast Asian youth ship anchored in HCM City

Southeast Asian youth ship anchored in HCM City

The 42nd Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Program (SSEAYP 2015) arrived in Ho Chi Minh City on November 17 as part of their 40-day trip to explore the participating countries.

Vietnam labor productivity far behind ASEAN countries

Vietnam labor productivity far behind ASEAN countries

Vietnam's labor productivity has managed to narrow its gaps with other Southeast Asian countries, but it will be decades long before the country can catch up with them, the Ministry of Planning and Investment said.

Vietnam attends ASEAN Food Day in Egypt

Vietnam attends ASEAN Food Day in Egypt

(VOV) -An ASEAN Food Day was held in Cairo on October 25, attracting participation of permanent missions of 8 Southeast Asian countries to Egypt.

VN increases airport capacity

VN increases airport capacity

Vietnam, like other Southeast Asian countries, is expanding its airports and constructing new international hubs to accommodate an increasing number of travellers.