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Auto sales hit over 16,000 units in September

18:52 10/10/2014

Vietnam's automobile industry sold nearly 16,150 units in September, up 29% against August and 65% on the same month of last year, according to Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers' Association (VAMA).

Farmer uses ants to create pricey aloeswood

15:11 08/10/2014

Truong Thanh Khoan, 61, a farmer in Dong Nai province, has been domesticating and breeding thousands of ants to create aloeswood, a fragrant wood available in Vietnam.

Vietnam rice exports to rise by 6%: FAO

09:53 08/10/2014

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has predicted that Vietnam's rice exports would increase by six per cent year-on-year to 6.

Garment exports to hit US$25 bln for 2014

14:13 06/10/2014

Garment and textile exports are forecast to exceed the yearly plan by 16% and peak at US$25 billion for 2014, according to the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (VINATEX).

Cuban journalists tour southern provinces

10:14 05/10/2014

A delegation of Cuba's news agency Prensa Latina (PL) made a tour of the southern provinces of Binh Duong and Dong Nai on October 3.

More firms close, fewer open in 2014

07:58 05/10/2014

More businesses in Viet Nam have either suspended or shut down operations in the first three quarters of 2014, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Sports News 3/10

14:28 03/10/2014

UFC suspends Cung Le for nine monthsMiddleweight fighter Cung Le has been suspended from the UFC for nine months after testing positive for human growth hormone following his August 23 loss in Macau.

Vietravel cited 'Best Vietnam Travel Agency'

13:43 03/10/2014

For the fourth consecutive year in a row, Vietravel has been honourably awarded the title “Best Vietnam Travel Agency”, by leading Asia Pacific TTG Asia Magazine.

Can Tho achieves US$616 trade surplus in 9 months

13:43 03/10/2014

The Mekong Delta province of Can Tho has gained a record trade surplus of US$616 million in the first nine months of 2014, according to the provincial Planning and Investment Department.

ODA disbursements climb 10% in nine months

20:22 02/10/2014

The cumulative total ODA disbursements during the first nine months of the year jumped 10% over last year's corresponding period to US$4.


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