The city of Sa Dec, Dong Thap province in the Mekong Delta is where the edible made-in-Vietnam straw was invented.
(VNF) - The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the second month this year decreased 0.05% over a month earlier but rose 0.34% year on year, reported to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The ministries of Industry and Trade, and Finance have asked fuel enterprises to keep retail petrol prices stable during the Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays.
The Hanoi Trade Corporation (Hapro) spent more than VND1.2 trillion stockpiling commodities for the Lunar New year (Tet) 2015, up 10% rise compared to the previous Tet, said Hapro’s leader in a recent meeting with the press.
(VNF) - As many as 520 Vietnamese enterprises will be awarded the title High-quality Vietnamese Goods voted by local consumers in a ceremony on February 5th in Ho Chi Minh city.
The price of RON95 gasoline was slashed by VND1,900 down to VND16,270 on the afternoon of January 21st, according to the Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex).
Hanoi will work towards industry sector recovery in 2015 with 5 percent growth, stated Vice Director of the municipal Department for Industry and Trade Tran Thi Phuong Lan.
The Vietnam-Russia Oil and Gas Joint Venture (Vietsovpetro) has set a production plan of exploit 5.1 billion tonnes of crude oil in 2015, grossing a total revenue of USD3.9 billion.
Retail petrol prices were cut for the first time in 2015, decreasing by VND310 per litre from 16:30 of January 6th, according to the Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex).
The processing and manufacturing industry is a highlight of the industry and trade sector in 2014 with a growth rate of 8.7 percent and an 11.1 percent increase in sales index, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) reported on December 31st.