Vietnam has lifted its ban on rice exports with immediate effect, allowing 400,000 tonnes to be shipped this month.
Vietnam is among the most price sensitive markets in Southeast Asia with over 80 percent of shoppers noticing when a product’s price changes.
Gold prices in Vietnam soared to a six-year high on Monday amid rising military tension between the U.S. and Iran.
The government has given the thumbs up to a proposed electricity price discount of 10 percent for the months of April, May and June.
Vietnam’s trade surplus in August widened dramatically from July because of a strong increase in smartphone shipments.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade is concerned the investor of a $4-billion power plant won’t be able to commit to its proposed electricity price tag.
Vietnam is among nations hardest hit by cryptomining attacks this year, says Moscow-based multinational cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab.
Many Vietnamese YouTube channels have produced comedy videos portraying ethnic minority life through distorted facts and smutty jokes, causing community backlash.
An exhibition in Hanoi goes back 64 years, when the French troops officially withdrew from Vietnam.
Coteccons will replace two board members with nominees of two major shareholders with whom the management has had a running battle since 2017.
Viet, Nam, Hanh and Phuc whose first names combine to mean "Happy Vietnam" are healthy quadruplets growing in the southern province of Dong Thap.