Monthly Archives: June 2014

Vitasoy Recorded a Consistent Business Growth with Acceleration across Categories and Geographies

HONG KONG, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 

Year ended  31st March



VN’s destinations evaluated as friendly

16:02 | 30/06/2014

VGP – Foreign and domestic tourists responded to a EU-funded tourism program are satisfied with the natural beauty and local people’ amicability in five Vietnamese destinations, namely Hue, Da Nang, Hoi An, Ha Long and Sa Pa.

Chongqing Further Develops Liangjiang New Area

CHONGQING, China, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the first state-level new special economic development zone in inland China, Chongqing Liangjiang New Area welcomed a new batch of major project contracts on June 18. A total of 43 major projects

International SOS provides advice for a healthy Ramadan

BEIJING, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International SOS is providing travellers and expatriates with seven key tips for staying healthy during the upcoming holy month of Ramadan.

Dr Salwan Ibrahim, Deputy Regional Medical Director for the Middle East Region at International

Hai Phong records highest GDP in three years

10:50 | 30/06/2014

VGP – The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate of Hai Phong City in the first half of the year reached 7,52%, the highest over the past  three years.

Hai Phong City


Walmart to Sponsor Food Fraud Prevention Online Course In China

BEIJING, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart has agreed to sponsor the translation of a Food Fraud Prevention online course to the Mandarin language. The course was developed by Dr. John Spink, Professor at Michigan State University

Journalists demand China immediately stop provocative acts

17:08 | 29/06/2014

VGP – The Viet Nam Journalists Association (VJA) once again protests China’s provocative acts in Viet Nam’s waters and demands China respect international law.

The association also demands China immediately withdraw the illicit oil rig Haiyang Shiyou 981 and

Agricultural sector enjoys US$ 4.5 bln trade surplus

15:28 | 29/06/2014

VGP – The agro-forestry-fishery sector earned around US$ 14.88 billion in export turnover in the first half of 2014, representing a year-on-year increase of 12.7%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

In the January-June period,

Economic growth quickens in Q2

15:13 | 29/06/2014

VGP – Viet Nam’s economy expanded by 5.25% in Q2, up from the growth rate of 5.09% in Q1 according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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Total economic output in the first

S&P keeps sovereign credit ratings on VN

10:56 | 29/06/2014

VGP - Standard & Poor's recently affirmed its 'BB-' long-term and 'B' short-term sovereign credit ratings on Viet Nam, saying the long-term outlook was "stable."

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The global ratings firm assessed axBB+ long