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CPI likely to increase by 3.5- 4 percent this year: Experts
The consumer price index (CPI) is projected to increase by between 3.5 percent and 4 percent this year, according to experts at a seminar held in Hanoi on July 2nd, which focused on national market and price movements in H1 and forecasts for the whole year.
Vietnamese “Golden Lychee” arrives in Australia
17:21 20/06/2020
The first batch of Vietnamese “Golden Lychee” which distinguishes itself from other varieties with yellowish skin and fresh sweetness has arrived in Australia and hit shelves in West Australia and South Australia.
Businesses promote agricultural and food product exports to China’s Shandong province
17:48 19/06/2020
Twenty-one Vietnamese agricultural, food and beverage businesses have introduced to China’s Shandong province’s 39 importers a lot of high quality products during a recently held online conference, co-organised by the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Shandong Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT).
First batch of litchi exported to Japan
17:45 19/06/2020
The first ton of fresh litchi from the northern province of Bac Giang was exported to Japan by air, Tran Quang Tan, Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade, said on June 19th.
EU to remove import duties on Vietnamese tuna
15:48 19/06/2020
The European Union (EU) will eliminate tariffs on fresh and frozen Vietnamese tuna products as soon as the EU - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) comes into effect, with a quota of 11,500 tonnes annually for canned tuna.
Vietnamese shrimp increasingly appeals to Canadian consumers
15:47 19/06/2020
Vietnam's shrimp exports to Canada in the first four months of this year recorded double-digit growth, a positive figure in the context of declining export turnover for many commodities due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
First Vietnamese dairy business allowed to export products to EAEU
15:46 19/06/2020
The Russian Federal Agency for Veterinary Surveillance and Quarantine, authorized by countries in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) on June 15th officially announced its permission for the Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) to export dairy products to EAEU territory.
Japanese experts poised to inspect Luc Ngan lychee exports
09:44 19/06/2020
With Japanese experts completing their quarantine period on June 17th in line with regulations regarding novel coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention and control, the group is expected to inspect batches of fresh lychees that are destined to be exported to the Japanese market in the near future.
Agricultural sector maintains over USD41 billion in exports
18:10 17/06/2020
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has been consistent with its agricultural, forestry and fisheries export target of over USD41 billion in 2020, despite the difficulties caused by COVID-19.
Dong Nai: Domestic investment increases by over 29%
18:08 17/06/2020
In the first 5 months of the year, despite the complex development of COVID-19, the southern province of Dong Nai attracted nearly USD15.4 trillion in domestic investment, a year-on-year increase of over 29%, the provincial Department of Planning and Investment has said.