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Vietnam Rubber Group to sell over 475 million shares to public
The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) on January 18th announced information for its first initial public offering (IPO).
Fruit, veggie exports set record of US3.45 billion
11:17 01/01/2018
Vietnam earned a record of some USD3.45 billion from fruit and vegetable exports in 2017, rising by 40.5 percent from last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Over 3,200 new firms established in Central Highlands
10:33 31/12/2017
As many as 3,256 enterprises were established with a combined registered capital of VND20.37 trillion (USD897.35 million) in the Central Highlands provinces in 2017, representing year-on-year rises of 21.62 percent and 18 percent, respectively.
Vietnam Airlines to sell 191 million shares to shareholders
10:15 31/12/2017
The Vietnam Airlines Corporation has announced that it will issue over 191 million shares for existing shareholders at VND10,000 each to increase its chartered capital.
Agriculture sector fulfills targets set by government
16:47 30/12/2017
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has accomplished targets set by the government this year, said Deputy Minister Ha Cong Tuan during a press conference in Hanoi on December 29th.
Insurance market maintains growth above 21 percent
15:49 30/12/2017
The insurance market has maintained a high growth rate of 21.2 percent in 2017, gaining revenue of VND105.61 trillion (USD4.65 billion), a senior finance ministry official has said.
Vietnam’s aquatic export forecast to top USD8.5 bln in 2018
15:07 30/12/2017
Vietnam’s export of aquatic products is forecast to top USD8.5 billion next year, up nearly 3 percent from 2017, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).
Over 126,800 new enterprises set up in 2017
18:39 29/12/2017
Vietnam saw 126,859 new enterprises established with a total registered capital of VND1,295.9 trillion (USD57 billion) in 2017, up 15.2 percent in number and 45.5 percent in capital year-on-year.
Nearly 2,900 communes recognized as new-style rural areas
18:15 29/12/2017
As many as 2,884 communes or 32.3 percent of communes nationwide were recognized as new-style rural areas by the end of November 2017, surpassing the target of at least 31 percent.
CPI rises 3.53% in 2017
18:10 29/12/2017
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in December 2017 increased 0.21% from the previous month, according to General Statistics Office (GSO).