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Consumer price index unchanged in April
The consumer price index (CPI) in April remained unchanged from the previous month, but up 4.3 percent against the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on April 29th.
Aquatic export hits USD2.1 bln in four months
10:36 30/04/2017
Vietnam earned an estimated USD604 million from the export of aquatic products in April, bringing the total figure of the year’s first four months to about USD2.1 billion, representing a year-on-year increase of 8.2 percent.
HCM city: Industry and exports play leading role in economic growth
16:46 28/04/2017
Industry and exports continued to be the leading driver for Ho Chi Minh city’s economic development, as they achieved impressive growth in the first four months of 2017.
Deputy PM chairs meeting on ODA, preferential loans use
10:28 28/04/2017
World Bank (WB) preferential loans during the 2017 fiscal year will be used for sustainable development, infrastructure, improvement of tertiary education, and disaster recovery in the central region, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
HCM city starts construction of new Southern Coach Station
17:32 27/04/2017
On April 26th, Saigon Transportation Mechanical Corporation (Samco) coordinated with the Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee to begin construction of the new Southern Coach Station.
Foreign direct investment amounts to USD10.95 billion in four months
17:27 27/04/2017
Total newly-licensed and increased capital and capital contribution and share purchase of foreign investors reached USD10.95 billion in the first four months of 2017, a year-on-year rise of 40.5%, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency.
Agro-forestry-aquatic product exports hit USD10.8 billion
17:19 27/04/2017
The export value of agro-forestry-aquatic products reached USD10.8 billion in the first four months of 2017, a year-on-year surge of 9.1 percent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Viettel Global serves 36 million subscribers so far
16:58 26/04/2017
(CPV) - Viettel Global Investment JSC organized a shareholders' meeting on April 25th to approve its business plan in 2017, aiming to reach total revenue nearly USD1.4 billion with over 50 million costumers.
Two banks pledge over USD64 million for transport road in HCM city
16:43 26/04/2017
Vietcombank Thu Thiem and Indovina Bank have signed a credit deal with Van Phu Bac Ai Joint Stock Company to provide finance for the construction of a section from Pham Van Dong street to Go Dua - National Highway 1 intersection in Thu Duc district.
International food and hotel exhibition opens in Ho Chi Minh city
16:39 26/04/2017
(CPV) - The International exhibition on technology, equipment and service in food, tourism and hotel industry (Food and Hotel Vietnam 2017) is being held from April 25th to 27th at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC).