Vietnam’s tea exports are forecast to increase in both volume and value in the remaining months of 2017 due to growing global demand and limited supply.
The unemployment rate is on the increase among young people in Vietnam, however, many companies are facing difficulty in recruiting unskilled labourers in the final months of the year.
Hanoi is expected to face water shortage of up to 100,000 cubic meters a day during this summer, the municipal Department of Construction has announced.
Recruitment demand for mid- and senior-level staff rose by 73 percent in the first quarter compared to the same period last year, according to a report from Navigos Search, an executive search service in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Organics, is one of the fastest-growing categories in food sales in Vietnam and one for which the TH True Milk Group has plans to become a major player.
VOV.VN - Despite concerns that the industry might continue to decline, cotton imports of Vietnam have increased in the first few months of 2016-17. It is estimated that imports will experience an increase of 18%.
VOV.VN - Vietnam needs around 1.84 million tons of gas next year, a year-on-year increase of 8%, according to the Vietnam Gas Association (VGA).
Earnings from Tra fish exports are expected to increase 5% to reach US$1.6-1.7 billion in 2016, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).
(VOV) - At an online briefing on October 5, Vice President Huynh Minh Hue of the Vietnam Food Association (VFA) said there are some bright spots on the horizon for rice exports.
(VOV) -Despite the two petrol price hikes, the consumer price index (CPI) for July rose 0.23% over June, and the CPI for August is forecast to edge up 0.2% compared to July.
(VOV) -Market prices are likely to increase by 10% during the lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, according to the Hanoi Municipal Department for Industry and Trade.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to fetch US$2.5 billion by the end of 2013, surpassing its set target of US$2.3 billion, said VASEP Secretary General Truong Dinh Hoe.
(VOV) -Market prices are forecast to remain unchanged in May despite the constant downtrend in the prices of essential products such as oil and food.
Houses and apartments in major cities have gone up in price, three or four times higher than the per capita income growth rate.
The Russian-Vietnamese oil and gas joint venture, Vietsovpetro announced on July 2 that it has discovered a new deposit of oil in lot 09-1 to the northwest of Bach Ho (White Tiger) oil field.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has proposed exporting between 100,000 – 150,000 tonnes of sugar this year to resolve difficulties businesses are facing.
More than VND54 trillion will be allocated for the national target programme on rural water supply and environmental sanitation from 2011 to 2015 to improve locals’ living conditions.
The Indian company Bafna in the western state of Kerala, has acquired a factory in Vietnam where it will start to process pepper.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will provide technical assistance to a project on human resource development for the urban water sector in the central region of Vietnam.